75 of the Dark Knight's greatest allies and villians to celebrate 75 years of Batman
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In the end, it was not Batman who did Thorne in, but his own treatment of Dr. Hugo Strange. Later, Doug Moench brought Thorne back during the 1980s for a second try at taking Batman down. This time, the disgraced Thorne controlled Gotham from behind the scenes as he orchestrated the election of a corrupt mayor and a new police commissioner in Thorne’s pocket. In the end, Strange is once against his undoing, as Strange “haunts” Thorne from seemingly beyond the grave. Thorne is one of the few Batman villains to actually figure out Batman’s secret identity and live!