Character » Gretel appears in 18 issues.

    An enemy of Batgirl who has strange powers allowing her to control men.

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    Lisly Bonner was an up and coming journalist working on infiltrating the Whitaker family mob. When she was caught, the mob family tried to execute, shooting her twice in the belly and once in the head. Lisly survived the shooting but found that she could no longer feel & had the power of hypnotic suggestion over men using the trigger phrase 338, representing the 3 bullets of a .38 caliber handgun the Whitaker family used to shoot her.

    Powers and Abilities

    Pain Resistance

    Gretel is unable to feel physical pain

    Mind Control

    Gretel is capable of controlling the minds of men


    Gretel was created by Batgirl writer Gail Simone.


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