Michael Akins is the mayor of Gotham City.
Akins made an appearance at an event at which the city planned to turn off the Bat-Signal. However, the event was interrupted. Due to this, Akins called Commander Jacob Kane of Crows Security to confirm whether they were going ahead with their movie in the park event. Indeed, going ahead, Kane assured Akins of the event's safety.
In a press conference, the mayor tried to quiet the population of Gotham City about the threats of the hacker Terrier. However, the transmission was hacked by the villain, with his face and covered by the Terrier's avatar and his credit card number leaked.
Behind the scenes
- In the DC comics, Michael Akins is the the former police commissioner of the Gotham City Police Department. In the New 52, he became mayor of Gotham City.