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- Mister Zsasz
- Mainstream Universe, 1986-2011
- Powers and Abilities
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Mainstream Universe, 1986-2011
Parents (deceased), Douglas (brother, deceased)
Formerly The Society
Base Of Operations
Alan Grant · Norm Breyfogle
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Reading: Victor Zsasz (New Earth)
- Man needs no divine assistance. He makes himself! I chose to exterminate the zombies. I chose to kill. But I hurt myself, too — to remind me that even I am only human!
- — Mister Zsasz src
Victor Zsasz, normally known as Mister Zsasz, is a psychopathic serial killer who carves his flesh with score marks after each kill.
Victor Zsasz was born into a affluent kin. By young adulthood, Victor became the pass of his own international company and had amassed a large personal luck of his own. When he was 25, Zsasz ‘s parents died in a boating accident, sending him into a deep low. He turned to gambling, losing money in competitions around the world. One night, he ended up in a Gotham City casino, where he gambled the rest of his fortune. In his concluding bet on, Zsasz lost the remainder of his money to the Penguin ; Zsasz was formally hard up .
Zsasz saw that his life was vacate, driven by desire, and that there was no point to his being. He decided he would kill himself by jumping from Gotham Bridge. however, before he could jump, a homeless man tried to rob Zsasz at knifepoint. Reactively grabbing the knife, Zsasz gained a new mentality on life as he saw the terror and hopeless in the homeless world ‘s eyes. Zsasz then proceeded to stab the serviceman to death as a “ giving ” for saving his life. From then on, he dedicated himself to “ liberating ” others from their otiose universe. Wanting to keep track of all the people he planned to “ help ”, Zsasz used the knife to carve a run notice into his arm – the first of many to come. Zsasz became a consecutive killer, referring to his victims as “ zombies ”. Though he sometimes killed promiscuously, many of his victims tended to be young women. His modus operandi was to slit the throats of his victims and leave them in lifelike poses for the authorities to find, all the while adding to his fructify of run tag scars across his body for every murder .
The survive Arkham
Because of his crimes, Zsasz caught the attention of Gotham ‘s defender Batman. Zsasz was captured and sent to Arkham Asylum for rehabilitation. Despite his imprisonment, Zsasz had bribed a contractile organ, Zolly Hiram, to include a secret passage leading out from his cell, during Arkham Asylum ‘s reconstruction under its newfangled lead, Jeremiah Arkham, who inherited the refuge from his uncle, Amadeus Arkham. Although Zsasz was restrained during the day when he was being treated personally by Jeremiah Arkham, he was brought bet on to his cell at nox, from where he would leave the mental hospital through the mystery passing, unbeknown to the night guards. After murders fitting his modus operandi begin surfacing, Batman and Commissioner James Gordon faked Batman ‘s insanity in order to get him inside the refuge and investigate Zsasz. Jeremiah Arkham was exceptionally brutal towards Batman, who had purportedly murdered a police military officer ; over the course of the “ treatment ”, Zsasz had warped Jeremiah ‘s mind and turned him into a mere confederate. due to his continuous conversations with Jeremiah, Zsasz realized that Batman was a plant, and subsequently murdered both the contractor and another convict at Arkham who knew of Zsasz ‘s gambit. however, both Nightwing and Batman caught up to Zsasz when he tried to escape for the final time and put him back in Arkham. [ 1 ]
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After being released from Arkham Asylum, along with many early inmates, [ 2 ] Zsasz took an all-girls board educate hostage and held the students at knifepoint, killing two patrol officers who were sent to arrest him. Batman last arrived, though weakened both physically and mentally, he fought with Zsasz and tried to ignore the daredevil ‘s parody until he snapped, badly beating him until stopped by Renee Montoya, who was besides being kept hostage by Zsasz. [ 3 ] Zsasz was then led out of the boarding school by patrol and Harvey Bullock, personally threatening him. [ 4 ]
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Zsasz was a patient in Dr. Leslie Thompkins ´ discipline hospital for a abbreviated while, proving to be eminently deadly even when unconscious mind and strapped to a stretcher, when he managed to open one of the arteries of a field orderly with his fingernails. once he woke up, he was confronted by Dr. Thompkins, whose dead altruistic charity aggressively contrasted with his full emptiness ; she briefly gave him pause but was finally repelled by his profound evil. [ 5 ]
Zsasz started a killing spree in Gotham around the prison term when Stephanie Brown was Robin. Batman and Robin investigated the murders and Zsasz took Robin as his adjacent victim. With their combined efforts, Batman and Robin were able to subdue Zsasz and deliver him to the authorities. [ 6 ] Before a quarterly psychiatric follow-up, Zsasz killed his guards with metal poles attached to his neck bracket and escaped to kill again. Batman hunted for Zsasz, which proved unsuccessful until Zsasz gained entree to a jacob’s ladder event ( attended by Bruce Wayne ) and stabbed his beloved butler, Alfred Pennyworth, in the digest. however, Wayne saved Alfred ‘s life by driving him to a hospital. To lure Zsasz to him, Wayne held a press conference in which he announced that Alfred was hush animated. Having already made a scar for Alfred, Zsasz realized that his reckoning was off by one ( Zsasz remarks : “ My skin … it ‘s crawling … every inch of it feels … wrong. ” ) and was determined to finish off his kill. [ citation needed ] Zsasz then proceeded to the hospital to finish off Alfred. however, Batman caught him napping and knocked him unconscious, thus saving Alfred ‘s life and sending Zsasz back to Arkham. Zsasz made a brief appearance in Infinite Crisis # 7. He was part of the Secret Society of Super Villains and was one of their many members sent to attack the city of Metropolis. The society lost. Zsasz has later seen again the Gotham Underground fib bow, where he appeared in a disguise Batman ‘s cell at Blackgate Prison and attempted to kill him with a knife. He ended up cutting Batman ‘s arm equitable as he was waking up and the result contend ended with Zsasz being knocked unconscious mind, and Batman being rushed to the hospital. [ 7 ] After the Black Glove ‘s fail try to destroy Batman, all the inmates from Arkham Asylum were transferred to Blackgate until Arkham was wholly decontaminated. On their room spinal column to Arkham, the vehicles that transported the inmates were assaulted by a new Black Mask, who freed the inmates, blew the mental hospital in front of all of them and forced them to join his army. Zsasz was among the inmates who joined Black Mask ‘s group and under his education, he attacked one of Two-Face ‘s shipments of weapons. [ 8 ] then, Zsasz teamed up with Jane Doe, killed a patrol military officer and removed the skin from his grimace, all contribution of Black Mask ‘s design. [ 9 ]
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Powers and Abilities
- Hand-to-Hand Combat (Advanced): Zsasz was able to dislocate Batman’s arm in a fight and almost killed him.
- Business Management
- Knife Proficiency: Zsasz is highly skilled in using knives, both for torture and in combat and carries many on him for such a purpose.
- Throwing: He is also skilled at throwing knives and other bladed weapons.
- Pain Tolerance: Zsasz possesses an extremely high tolerance for pain and discomfort and thinks nothing of hurting himself.
- Genius Level Intellect: Zsasz is highly intelligent and has proven himself to be an extremely adept planner who is skilled at thinking on his feet and who is also well read on a variety of subjects, particularly philosophy.
- Peak Human Condition: Zsasz is in excellent shape due to rigorous training and possesses a very high level of strength, agility and flexibility that allow him to face Batman on even ground.
- Mental Disorder: Victor Zsasz is psychotically unstable, believing he is freeing people from the hopelessness of life by murdering them.
- Gambling Addiction: Mister Zsasz felt life was hopeless after he gambled away his entire fortune.
- Knives: Zsasz’s favorite weapons are knives since he can kill his victims with them and then mark himself by cutting his skin.
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