Falcone eventually loses his patience with Riddler, however, and orders his daughter Sophia to force him to leave.
Upon exiting Falcone's office, Holiday attacks Riddler, but for some reason leaves him alive.
The attack was planned to coincide with the holiday of April Fool's, and several items pertaining to it were left at the scene.
This may be why Riddler was left alive, as matters are traditionally reversed on the holiday.
He plays a slightly larger role in the story's sequel Batman: Dark Victory, in which Batman turns to him to figure out the significance of the lost games of hangman that are left at the scenes of the Hangman killer's crimes.revolves around a team of FBI profilers who use their knowledge of the human mind to get into the heads of the worst criminals — and catch them.The offenders who on other shows would merit a special event or multi-parter — serial killers who taunt the cops, school shooters, child abductors — are just this week's "Un Sub" (Unknown Subject) to this team.His cheating rewarded, Edward embraced the mastery of puzzles of all kinds, eventually becoming a carnival employee who excelled at cheating his customers out of their money with his bizarre puzzles and mind games.He soon finds himself longing for greater challenges and thrills, and dons the disguise of the "Riddler" to challenge Batman, believing him to be a worthy adversary.