It has featured prominently in the various continuities of the DC Multiverse. Depicted as a remote, labyrinthine stone facility, Arkham has housed many of Batman's most notorious foes, including Joker , Riddler , Two-Face , and the Scarecrow. Jeremiah Arkham is the asylum's current director. Within the Batman mythos, Arkham Asylum was named for the mother of Amadeus Arkham , a Gotham psychiatrist who founded the institution after his mother's mental illness led to her untimely death in reality, Amadeus had euthanized her, although he repressed that memory.
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Arkham Asylum was the facility where the criminally insane of Gotham City were interred. On the second anniversary of his capture, Dent, who identified himself as Two-Face, escaped and set out to rob the Second Bank of Gotham, in a plan to lock and kill Batman in a vault that was filled with the acid that had scarred himself. Months later, Two-Face was killed after he plummeted to his death on Claw Island , but his partner in crime, The Riddler , who was criminal mastermind, Edward Nygma, was captured by Batman and Robin and was sent to Arkham Asylum for an unidentified sentence. Chase Meridian was called to Arkham to consult on Nygma's condition by Dr. Nygma's final appearance ended up with him in a baggy straitjacket along with his head bandaged.