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Ubu is the bodyguard of the immortal leader of the League of Assassins Ra's al Ghul.
When the Crime Syndicate seemingly killed the Justice League, a member of the Secret Society visited Ra's al Ghul and invited him to join but, when Ra's refused, the messenger attempted to kill him, killing Ubu instead.
One version of Ubu is stated to have committed suicide after being ashamed of his defeats at the hands of Batman. He would have a son, Koru, who filled the role of his father during the time of Batman Beyond.
- Ubu was created by Dennis O'Neil and Neal Adams, first appearing in Batman #232. However, in the Prime Earth continuity Ubu first appeared as part of the New 52 DC Universe in Batman Incorporated (Volume 2) #2 by Grant Morrison and Chris Burnham.
- There have been 11 people to take up the mantle of Ubu.
- 7 Appearances of Ubu (Prime Earth)
- 3 Images featuring Ubu (Prime Earth)
- Quotations by or about Ubu (Prime Earth)
- Character Gallery: Ubu (Prime Earth)
League of Assassins member