25 Years Of Batman: The Animated Series: Heart Of Ice
Staff Pick: Batman: The Animated Series Episode 3
"Heart Of Ice" September 7, 1992
by Mark Neiser
With Batman captured Mr. Freeze has completed his giant cold gun and plans to use it to attack Boyle's humanitarian award ceremony and exact his revenge. Mr. Freeze explains to Batman what the suit does for him as Batman tries to reason with him. It doesn't work but when Freeze leaves the room Batman manages to free himself and stops the freeze cannon from being used against the people. Mr. Freeze however finds Boyle and begins to freeze him from the legs up before Batman arrives. Mr. Freeze reveals that his suit also increases his strength and gives Batman a match he wasn't looking for! The two men battle it out when Batman remembers he is carrying a thermos of hot soup Alfred had given him for his cold. He dumps it on Freeze's helmet causing it to malfunction and Batman is able to stop the villain. Mr. Freeze feels that his justice has been denied to him but Batman says it won't and gives the security tape of the accident to the news station to show what had happened at Gothcorp. Later in Arkham,Mr. Freeze reflects while watching a ballerina effigy and asks his Nora to forgive him while Batman watches from the rooftop nearby.