This is the first introduction of Timothy Jackson Drake-Wayne into the DC Comics Universe. Tim had been introduced in Batman 436 in a flashback issue and then fully explored as a full character in Batman 440. He is one of the few characters in the DC Universe that found uncovered Batman’s secret identity on his own. He later became one of the greatest of all Batman’s sidekicks and took the mantle of Robin and later Red Robin. This is his origin story.