"He saves the world. He does his job as Robin," writer Grant Morrison told the newspaper. "He dies an absolute hero."
This particular incarnation of Robin is the 10-year-old, illegitimate son of billionaire Bruce Wayne, also known as Batman, and Talia, the beautiful daughter of one of his enemies, Ra's al Ghul, the Post said.
Notable deaths of 2014 [PHOTOS]
Mindy Kaling mistaken for Malala Yousafzai