Unbeknownst to Robin, the more he tried to fight Slade, the more violent and hostile Slade acted towards him. In her anger, Adeline blamed Slade and shot him in the face. Mole Ms. Slade is a cruel, ruthless, calculating, and violent man and master manipulator. The End. At the first two seasons, other things that made him despicable were for reasons which are not entirely clear, he is shown tirelessly working on recruiting new apprentices, setting his sights on both Robin, Terra, and others like Thunder and Lightning respectively. Despite his animosity with Robin and status as the Teen Titans' main arch-nemesis, it is worth noting that Slade never truly treats Robin like an enemy.
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Slade declares that Robin is now his apprentice. But Slade could have ended the Teen Titans at any time with the nanobots if he chose to do so. Retrieved December 20, In actuality, he had been saved from certain death by the demon Trigon, who was intent on conquering all existence, and Raven, his daughter, was to serve him as a portal to the mortal world. Robin is averse to work for his sworn enemy, but Slade says that if he does not, he will kill the other Titans with his probes and force him to watch.