Arkham Asylum
NIMR Batman Begins
General Information
Official name: Elizabeth Arkham Asylum for the Criminally Insane
Created by: Christopher Nolan
First Appearance: Batman Begins
Galaxy: Milky Way
Star System: Sol
Planet: Earth
Country: United States of America
State: Gotham
Locale: Gotham City

Arkham Asylum was a facility in Gotham City's Narrows where the criminally insane were incarcerated.


During the time that Bruce Wayne was becoming Batman, Arkham was run by Dr. Jonathan Crane. Crane would himself be held after receiving a dose of his own Fear Toxin.

Henri Ducard ordered his men in the League of Shadows to free the inmates, to cause death and destruction.

Known InmatesEdit

Behind the scenesEdit