Batman has his sidekicks wear bright noticeable colors while he wears stealthy black

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Why does Batman wear dark colors? So Batman doesn’t get shot. Why does Robin wear bright colors? So Batman doesn’t get shot.

skyler_on_the_moon

In The Dark Knight Returns comic, he also mentions he has the bright yellow bat symbol on his chest, because he has a bullet-proof steel plate there, and he can’t “armor his head”. He clearly knows how to make criminals focus on the brightly colored targets.

Selacha

Good strategy is like magic, you make your audience looking at one hand while you are doing something with the other

TheINTL

Didn’t Robin choose his own outfit / colors to pay tribute to his roots in the family circus?

dayafterstudios

they’re all redshirts.

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