In the Batman: The Animated Series opening, two villains are seen blowing up a bank, and Batman confronts and captures them for the police.

Have the two villains appeared in an episode? Are they just thieves used in the opening?

  • I think it's just a generic duo of villains. But that's speculation hence why I'm commenting. Sep 10, 2019 at 17:23

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The original storyboards describe them as


Hood(lum) #1 and Hood(lum) #2 don't appear to have actual names and don't seem to appear in any subsequent episodes.

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    Incidentally, there's a fun description of just how well-designed the opening is at comicsalliance.com/…
    – FuzzyBoots
    Sep 10, 2019 at 17:43
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    These are the best-drawn storyboards I've ever seen. Not a single stick figure. Sep 10, 2019 at 21:17

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