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Robin or Batgirl?

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    srebak

    [1]Feb 12, 2010
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    I don't really know if anyone is going to reply. But i have to do this if there's a chance to settle my thoughts. Who is the better sidekick; Robin or Batgirl? On one hand, Robin is unquestionably the most well known of sidekicks, and in the show, he was there when Batman met with Superman and the rest, while Batgirl wasn't. But on the other hand, Batgirl is shown to outshine Robin several times and she has had more episodes where she helped Batman take on Joker and Penguin. So who's better?

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    -batmat-

    [2]Apr 8, 2010
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    Robin. But on this show, no one. BTAS Robin!
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    SoundFour7568

    [3]May 15, 2010
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    I say batgirl. She cracks humorous jokes that are funny. I like her style. She is hardly seen in season 5. I say batgirl.

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    zotrablue

    [4]Jun 5, 2010
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    Robin is a wannabe but he does fight good , but batgirl is more cool because of her composure and charisma so id say bat girl!

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    hueyf

    [5]Jul 2, 2010
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    I take robin over batgirl because batman never took in batgirl as his sidekick. He took in Robin and everytime she gets hurt batman has to come and save her because she doesnt have the training and have what it takes to be a gotham knight. But then robin starts to get annoying later on.

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    Weezing101

    [6]Jul 14, 2010
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    Batman works better alone. 'Nuff said

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    RaizenYusuke

    [7]Jul 26, 2010
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    Boy Wonder
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    seto1

    [8]Aug 13, 2010
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    It has to be Bat-girl in my mind cause for one big reason Robin on this sucked so much that he needed training and still was not as good as Bat-girl,well i know many will argue well she was a trained gymnast but so was he in the circus so given the same chances bat-girl out shone him even with less high tech gear.
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    RaizenYusuke

    [9]Aug 14, 2010
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    I thought Robin was on par with Batgirl to be honest. The episode where he and Batman took down like every one of Bat's rogues during the 4th seasons comes to mind.
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    seto1

    [10]Nov 18, 2010
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    Where bats did most of the work.
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    RaizenYusuke

    [11]Nov 27, 2010
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    Robin took down a lot of them on his own. I can't think of an episode where Batgirl outshined Robin in fighting. They always seem to be on par with each other, which hurts Babs more since Dick is like 12 and she is 17.
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    seto1

    [12]Dec 2, 2010
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    Actually i think it hurts Robin more as you said they were always on par and thats with the extra training and robin had so Batgirl had less training and was still awesome.
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    RaizenYusuke

    [13]Dec 3, 2010
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    seto1 wrote:
    Actually i think it hurts Robin more as you said they were always on par and thats with the extra training and robin had so Batgirl had less training and was still awesome.
    Babs being 17 year old girl who did the crime fighting job longer than Dick and being on par with a 12 year old whom Batman just started training. Yeah Babs looks worse than Dick on this one. If you mean Dick got extra training because of his parents well it probably isn't longer than Babara who most likely has 5 or 6 years on him with gymnist training as oppose to Dick who probably had 2 years of training with his parents. So Babara had more training than Dick.
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