Riddler
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Riddler

Edward Nigma

History

The Riddler discovered how fun and challenging puzzles were when he was a young boy (he cheated on a puzzle in school to win a prize), and he gradually turned to crime as he matured. Issue 2 of Justice by Alex Ross, suggests that the presence of his father, not absence, was to blame for his compulsion to hide the form of the truth in riddles. His father presumably caught Edward cheating and beat h... read more

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Origin

Creator DC Comics
UniversePrime Earth - Prime DC Comics Universe
Full name Edward Nigma
Alter Egos
The Riddler (1966)
The Riddler (Alternate Reality)(DCEU)
Aliases E. Nigma, Edward E. Nigma, The Riddler, Enigma · Edward Nigma, The Prince of Puzzles, Quizmaster, Wizard of Quiz, The Puzzle King, Conundrum Champion, Mockingbird
Place of birth
First appearance Detective Comics #140 (1948)
Alignment Bad

Connections

Occupation Businessman, Police Detective
Base Gotham City,
Teams Formerly: The SocietySecret Six
Relatives