Alias






Zeiss
Nick Name
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Civilian ID
Philo Zeiss
Occupation

Assassin

Bodyguard


Legal Status
Citizen of Switzerland
Nation or Planet of Origin
Zurich, Switzerland
Group Affiliation
Moxon Mafia
Base of Operations
Mobile
Height
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Weight
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Eye Color
Gray
Hair Color
Auburn
Known Powers

Surgical alterations enabling superhuman senses and reflexes.


Excellent hand-to-hand combatant trained in the martial arts and armed combat.


Accessories

Reflex Goggles: Eyewear which enables Zeiss to utilizes the surgical alterations to his optic nerves to view rapid motions in delayed frames.


Common Enemies

Batman I

Catwoman


Regularly Appearing

Batman

Catwoman Vol. 2


First Appearance
Batman #591 (July, 2001)
Creator
Ed Brubaker & Scott McDaniel
Origin

After the death of his parents Philo Zeiss was adopted by his elderly uncle, a gardener employed by a Sicilian mobster.


After the death of his uncle, Zeiss was adopted by the Sicilian who saw great potential in the boy.


Training him in the brutal craft of mafia enforcement and altering him physically to become a more efficient killing machine, the orphan rose in the ranks of criminal world creating fear of the name Zeiss.