Quote1 I am fear incarnate. I am the terror of Gotham. I am the Scarecrow! Quote2
-- Scarecrow src

Jonathan Crane was a former professor of psychiatry at the Gotham University until he was fired for his experiments in students by exposing them to fear. With vengeance in mind, Crane adopted the moniker of Scarecrow and started an attack spree as vengeance against the University. He was eventually stopped by Batman.[1]

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  • Fear-Toxin: Scarecrow uses a homemade toxin that makes the infected's fears completely real to them.
  • Scarecrow's design changed three times.
  • Crane made more appearances as an inmate at Arkham Asylum than as the story's main villain.



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