Sometimes they also get very up close and personal. In his youth, James Jr. Batgirl pulls a gun on the Joker and comes very close to pulling the trigger on the clown once and for all. Years later, the plot development remains cringe-worthy. Barbara defends herself, but when Batman banishes her from the fold, she fights back, kicks him, straddles him then kisses him. This made for both some compelling adventures -- and some equally disturbing transitions.
There have been plenty of comics depicting the two lovebirds in tender moments or flirty situations.
Sometimes they also get very up close and personal. When the designated 12 months go by, Shiva engages in battle against her daughter and effortlessly kills her. On a midnight rooftop in Gotham City, however, their relationship got an upgrade. This darker, meaner, and tougher Batgirl has always had bigger fish to fry. A fresh take on sports: