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Batman reveals his real BFF


Batman vs. Robin #1 SPOILERS Batman and Superman are considered close friends, but Batman says Alfred Pennyworth is his greatest buddy.

Ifred's fatherly bond with Batman is despite being his butler. Now that Bruce Wayne calls Alfred his closest friend, Alfred's death is more traumatic.

Batman and Superman's long and tumultuous connection dates back

to the Golden Age of comics. Alfred Pennyworth is Bruce Wayne's longest friend and ally.

In Batman vs. Robin #1 by Mark Waid, Mahmud Asrar, Jordie Bellaire, and Steve Wands, Alfred returns to Wayne Manor, startling Bruce.

The emotional ramifications.of a key character’s death and resurrection

make this theme interesting. Alfred's homecoming challenges Batman to confront sadness and love.

Bruce Wayne calling Alfred his "best friend" adds emotion to their  friendship and Alfred's death.

Batman trusts Alfred with his life,  home, children, and unshakable  friendship, even more than Superman