Jim Gorden (Arkham Asylum)
NameJames Gorden
GameArkham Asylum
AffiliationsPolice Commissioner (GCPD)
First Appearance:Batman Arkham Asylum

(Detective Comics #27 May, 1939)

Portrayed by:Tom Kane (Batman: Arkham Asylum)
"Long night, Jim?"
"Joker invades City Hall and holds the Mayor hostage, leaving it to me to juggle SWAT teams, the media and you. Yeah, it's been a helluva night.
―Batman Talking To Jim[src]


Police Commissioner James W. Gordon dedicated his career to cleaning up the corruption in the Gotham City police department, a goal he has come a long way towards accomplishing. He has been equally tough on crime, and in the pursuit of making Gotham City safe for all its citizens, Gordon has forged an uneasy alliance with Gotham's other top crime fighter, the mysterious vigilante known as Batman.


  • Experienced police officer
  • Trained criminologist
  • Proficient in hand-to-hand fighting techniques
  • Expert marksman