Infographic: The Cost Of Being Batman

July 31, 2012Personal Financeby EW News Desk Team


Unlike many other popular fictional superheroes, Bruce Wayne, a.k.a. Batman, does not possess incredible powers to aid him in his fight against crime. Instead, Batman relies on a combination of tactics and technology to carry out his mission, both of which requires incredible mental discipline as well as an incredible sum of money.

According to, Batman would require somewhere near $682 million in order to carry out his mission. Fortunately for Bruce Wayne, his personal fortune comes close to $7 billion, according to Forbes magazine.

Check out this infographic that breaks down the costs of Batman's armor, gadgets, vehicles, from the latest blockbuster movie "The Dark Knight Rises" and find out if you too can afford to be THE Batman.

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