Batman is Bruce Wayne. He debuted in Detective Comics #27 in May 1939. He was created by Bob Kane based off Superman. He is currently the most popular superhero. He and Superman form one of the most recgonized superhero teams of all time. Batman is a superhero.
Batman has appeared in multiple television shows and movies. A movie reboot, Batman: Earth One, adds Batman in the DC Cinematic Universe where he will be portrayed by Ben Affleck. Additional films include World's Finest and Justice League. A Batman: Earth One sequel will be released on July 21, 2017.