New this month Trivia: In Wayne manor there is a statue of William Shakespeare very similar to the one used by Adam West as Batman to open the Batcave in the classic 60's TV show.


New this month Trivia: Robin Lord Taylor, who plays Oswald Cobblepot, took inspiration from Danny Devito's Penguin.


The Mask - S1-E8

Trivia: Richard Sionis is the father of Roman Sionis, aka Black Mask, another capo of Gotham city.


Season 2 generally

Trivia: Paul Reubens (better known as Pee-Wee Herman) plays Elijah Van Dahl, who claims he is Oswald Cobblepot's (a.k.a. The Penguin) father. Reubens played The Penguin's father in the film "Batman Returns."


Trivia: Gordon's apartment has a clock design on a window in his apartment. In the comics, his daughter, Barbara, used a clock tower as her base of operations as the crime fighter and information broker, Oracle.


Mad City: Better to Reign in Hell - S3-E1

Trivia: Near the beginning, we see a "Mishkin Pharmacy." This is nod to the DC comics writer Dan Mishkin. Incidentally, Mishkin also wrote for Marvel Comics.


Viper - S1-E5

Trivia: The viper drug is a prototype of the venom used by Bane, another enemy of Batman.


The Blind Fortune Teller - S1-E16

Trivia: The flying Graysons in the circus are the family of Dick Grayson, aka the original Robin.


Mommy's Little Monster - S2-E7

Continuity mistake: Miss Kringle's head is canted up and to the right as she lays on the gurney in the morgue refrigerator, but when Edward Nygma pulls her out, her head is facing straight up. Subsequent shots of her in the refrigerator her head is canted up and to the right.

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