Dark Knight Syndrome means: N. Personality characteristic that is found in men and leads to: 1. Cockily pursue a damsel in distress. 2. She tends to exhibit womanizing characteristics 3. It is known that she intimates said damsel. This results in an internal conflict of attraction and intimidation. 3. He fails to be nice and acts like one. The damsel in distress is very aware of his actions. Example:Han Solo Gaston James Bond Gatsby Tony Stark Iron Man. (in Community Dictionary, added by Rafael Parsons)