10 Facts About Red Hood


Red Hood is an alias used by multiple characters appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.

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Red Hood beats the Joker with a crowbar and later kidnaps him.

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The new Red Hood assumes control over various gangs in Gotham City and starts a one-man war against Black Mask's criminal empire.

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Red Hood actively tries to cleanse the city of corruption, such as the illegal drug trade and gang violence, but in a violent, antiheroic way.

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Red Hood eventually comes to blows against Batman and other heroes, including Nightwing, the new Robin, Onyx, and Green Arrow.

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The Red Hood Gang is later seen outside of Bruce's apartment, scoping it out for their next hit.

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Bruce discovers that the Red Hood Gang has been doing business with Bruce's uncle, Philip Kane, who has been selling them weapons after being forced to join the gang.

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Motivation of the Red Hood Gang comes to light, and it is revealed that they had been inspired by the impact that the murder of Bruce's parents had upon the city.

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Bruce surmises that the Red Hood Gang leader he encountered was an impostor who killed Distal and took his place, but there is no way to confirm this, nor know when the impostor murdered Distal.

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Jason Todd incarnation of the Red Hood will appear as one of the four main playable characters in the 2022 video game Gotham Knights, voiced by Stephen Oyoung.

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