Running Timeline of Events*
*If you want your character added to this timeline once they’ve been accepted, let us know! -Doomsday1984:
Bruce Wayne Leaves Gotham to go on his ten year journey of discovery and training1985:1986:1987:1988: 1989:
Bruce Wayne Meets Ra’s Al Ghul, the League of Assassins, and Talia for the first time.
Dick Grayson is born at Haly’s Circus.
Julia Pennyworth is born in London
Selina Kyle (13 years old) taken off the streets and sent to an orphanage. She disappears soon after the police crack down on corruption there after an anonymous tip.1990:
Penguin sets up shop and slowly becomes a political force in Gotham.
Barbara Gordon is born in Ohio
Jason Todd born in Uptown Gotham1991:1992:
Selina Kyle starts working as a prostitute. 1993:1994:
Bruce Wayne comes back to Gotham, beginning his masked career as Batman.
Barbara Gordon’s Parents are killed in a crash, she moves in with her uncle Jim Gordon, and is adopted by him. She begins to live in Gotham permanently.
Selina spots Batman in action, and his omen inspires her to create the Catwoman persona.1995:
Batman fights the Red Hood gang, which results in one of the gang supposedly dying at Ace Chemicals1996:
The Joker first emerges in Gotham
Damiana Wayne is Born1997:
Riddler starts to challenge the mind of Gotham’s police and Batman.1998:
Dick Grayson’s parents are murdered. Later that year, he starts helping Batman by fighting crime as Robin
Jonathan Crane decides to use his fear gas as the villainous Scarecrow1999:
Harvey Dent is permanently scarred by acid. Emerges as Two Face.2000:
Victor Frieze takes up the name Mr. Freeze 2001:
Poison Ivy first makes herself known to the world2002:2003:
Kirk Langstrom tests a serum, hoping to cure his deafness, only to become horribly mutated and transform into ‘Man-Bat’2004: 2005:
Killer Croc emerges from Gotham’s sewers to attack the upper world that had tortured him
Jason Todd taken in by Bruce Wayne2006:
Dick Grayson, wanting to become his own man, decides to leave the Batcave and assumes the new Identity of Nightwing.
Jason Todd assumes the role of Robin
Damiana Wayne is sent live at the Wayne Manor
Roy Harper Joins the Teen Titans2007:
Jason Todd killed by Joker in Ethiopia2008: 2009:
Jason Todd returns to Gotham as the Red Hood, declares war on the city's gangs and Batman2010:
Roy meets Killer Croc and tries to fight him to the death, instead Croc pulls Roy out of his funk and becomes his sponsor. Eventually Roy cleans himself up and kicks the booze. 2011:
Barbara Gordon is shot by the Joker and Paralyzed
Jason Todd and Koriand’r rescue Roy Harper from Qurac and form the Outlaws2012:
Bruce launches Batman Inc. as a way to facilitate the training of super heroes all over the world.
Selina forms the Gotham City Sirens with Harley Quinn and Poison Ivy.2013:2014:
Julia Pennyworth comes to Gotham and starts assisting Batman and her father while recovering from a serious abdominal wound
Barbara Gordon regains the ability to walk
Gotham City Sirens disband.2015:
Endgame story arc. Death of Batman.
Barbara Gordon returns to the streets as Batgirl
Due to a sudden influx of crime to Gotham City, Dick and the rest of the bat family call in the ranks of Batman Inc.
Selina “retires” as Catwoman, assuming control of the Calabrese mob family. Starts consolidating power in the criminal underworld, putting the families to use in opposing the more vile elements of Gotham’s criminal gallery.2016:
Start of game (January 1st 2016)
Bruce Wayne: Died at age 46. Born in 1969 (2/19)
Barbara Gordon: 25 Years old. Born in 1990. (9/23)
Julia Pennyworth: 26 years old. Born in 1989. (7/20)
Dick Grayson: 27 Years old. Born in 1988. (3/21)
Jason Todd: 25 years old. Born in 1990. (5/9)
Selina Kyle: 39 years old. Born in 1976. (?)
Victor Szasz: 34 years old. Born in 1981. (?)
Damiana Wayne: 19 Years old. Born in 1996. (?)
Veronica Vincento: 26 years old. Born in 1989. (?)
Roy Harper: 27 years old. Born in 1988. (?)
Harper Row: 19 years old. Born in 1996. (?)
Ling Xiu: 25 years old. Born in 1990. (11/15)