Abel Cuvier, the creator of the process, insists that the procedure is safe. When she is abducted by the mystery man, a boy named Patrick Fitz who lives in the sewers because of his rat-like appearance, Batman may be the only one who can save her. Bader Teleplay by : Hilary J. Things look up for Terry when he meets a girl named Melanie who seems to share his problems. Furthermore, it is notable that in the beginning of the episode Terry believed that he was a clone of Bruce Wayne but it is revealed by Amanda Waller that Bruce Wayne is Terry's biological father due to her using genetic tampering.
The episode contains many references to prior episodes of Justice League, Batman Beyond, and such as the death of Terry's father, Ace from the episode Wild Cards, the future Justice League, much of Terry's rogues gallery, the and. The Trio are inspired by the , with 2D Man being , Magma being a combination of the and the , and Freon can spread her molecules apart to the point where she becomes , and her ice beams can form protective shields, making her analogous to the. Sam Young, husband of Commissioner Barbara Gordon. This episode leads into the spin-off series. Bader September 23, 2000 2000-09-23 Batman goes up against a new, seemingly-invulnerable foe called the Repeller, who uses technology similar to a prototype that Wayne-Powers' medical division has been developing. Twenty years later in 2039, discovers Batman's identity after the aging Bruce Wayne helps him fight off a gang of street punks enamored by the original. .
Though he defeats it and a grateful Superman offers him to join the Justice League, Batman refuses, understanding why the original Batman didn't join the League full-time in the first place. When Terry's friend Chelsea Cunningham gets sent to The Ranch, Terry goes to investigate, but ends up biting off more than he can chew. Warhawk from the era is revealed to be Green Lantern and Hawkgirl's son. However, when Charlie ends up helping a gang of crooks rob a Wayne-Powers research lab, he is exposed to a dangerous experimental chemical and mutates into a monstrous giant. When he discovers Batman's identity, he threatens to reveal it on national television, but soon discovers the technology is having an adverse effect on his body. Terry's efforts to help her are complicated by her efforts to find out the true identity of Batman, whom she is convinced is a student at school, and her erroneous conclusion that Terry is one of the Jokerz.
Bader Teleplay by : Hilary J. An older Bruce Wayne reveals the street gang they fought together was enhanced by Chronos who led them to kill the rest of the League of that era. Seemingly cured of his need for extreme cold, Fries tries to redeem himself, but neither the former Batman, Bruce Wayne, nor his former victims completely trust him, and his benefactors have plans of their own. Curare's target, the last surviving member of the League of Assassins, forces Batman to protect him from Curare's wrath by planting a bomb equipped with a deadman switch somewhere in the city. Chapel douses himself with Venom, but he is exposed to too much of the toxin which leaves him halfway dead and crushed by the broken debris. When Terry goes undercover in the group to find the culprit, he begins to suspect the doctor running the sessions, but Payback's real identity proves to be someone nobody would have expected. However, Bruce and Terry discover a dark secret.
He must seek the help from Bruce who knew of an old enemy of theirs, the Conquerer. The rift created by Terry discovering his genetic compatibility to Bruce is also healed once Terry discovers that Bruce Wayne was unknowingly his father and talks with him. After Terry's father is murdered, Terry seeks Bruce's help to avenge him. His price for returning things to normal? After defeating stolen future tech in that era, they again follow Chronos to the future. The time travelers are taken to the Justice League Unlimited refuge. Things only get more complicated as Max gets herself involved in an already volatile situation. Despite Bruce's warning not to join, Terry goes against it and soon discovers a conspiracy against the League.
Freeze, in the hope that a similar treatment might reverse Derek Powers' transformation into Blight. His search for her leads him into confrontation with a group of people with incredible psychic powers known as the Brain Trust. Bader August 19, 2000 2000-08-19 When Ace goes missing, Bruce remembers the origin of Ace. However Terry finds that Bane has become a withered old man due to his constant use of the poisonous drug and a caretaker scientist named Chappell is using the drug to suit his own needs. In order to save himself, Ra's al Ghul sacrificed his daughter by using a computer to imprint his thoughts and memories into Talia's body, erasing her consciousness and replacing it with his own.
Batman's attempts to protect Young lead to conflicts with Gordon, and some surprising revelations about the past. Decades ago, after Talia sided with Bruce against her father, Ra's al Ghul was left mortally wounded beyond the Lazarus Pit's ability to heal. Bader February 5, 2000 2000-02-05 Bruce is out of town and incommunicado when Curare returns to Neo-Gotham, hunting down the last of her former society after the failure of her last mission marked her for death. Bader February 6, 1999 1999-02-06 Willie Watt, a high school nerd who has been picked on one too many times, steals a construction robot from his father to scare his chief tormentor, Nelson Nash. When Melanie approaches Terry for help, he is forced to decide whether or not to put his relationship with Dana at risk, and if Batman can really trust Ten.
McCann March 11, 2000 2000-03-11 After losing his job as a weapons designer, the stepfather of one of Terry's friends turns to crime to make ends meet as a supervillain called Armory. But when Batman tries to stop the robot, it becomes bonded to Willie mentally, giving him more power than he ever dreamed of. Bader October 16, 1999 1999-10-16 The brilliant leader of a crew of Jokerz plots revenge against , a fellow student who outperforms him at school. Bader November 11, 2000 2000-11-11 drafts Batman into the when he suspects there is a traitor among them. Terry steals the Batsuit to pursue his father's killer, a professional bodyguard named Mr.
Batman and Ro must track Zeta down before time runs out. When the Clown Prince of Crime plans to use a high-tech military defense satellite to destroy Gotham City in addition to ruining both Batmen's lives in the process, a climactic showdown begins between the original Batman's successor and his nemesis. Paxton Powers seems willing to help Batman bring his father in, but unfortunately, deception and greed run in the family. However, after they are double-crossed by Paxton Powers, both Paxton and the gang seek to increase their bank accounts through Bruce Wayne. The episode is also notable for being character driven, exploring the motivations and relationship of the two Batmen; this attribute was common in Batman: The Animated Series but rare in Justice League or Batman Beyond. But Magma, Freon, and 2-D Man soon learn that the accident that gave them their powers was not really an accident.
Meanwhile, a family of jewel thieves are plying their trade around Neo-Gotham, stealing priceless rubies. He calls his long-time girlfriend Dana in preparation to ask her to marry him, an accomplishment Bruce Wayne unfortunately never has in his own life. Bennett Dan Riba Robert Goodman April 8, 2000 2000-04-08 A holomorphic military android has been reported to have gone rogue, and Terry needs to find him before he kills someone. The episode is not only the Justice League season finale, but, as a crossover, the final Batman Beyond episode as well. The truth being revealed to Terry allows him to let go of his anger and fear.