The Shaman Staff is a powerful mystic artifact used by Talia and an item featured in Superman: The Animated Series.

Ra's al Ghul used Lazarus Pits to keep himself alive, but the effects started to fade. Near death, he found a way to restore his youth with power of the Shaman Staff. He sent his daughter to rob a cargo train holding it and then bring Superman to him. He planned to utilize Superman's strength to save his life.


The Shaman Staff is a brown stick-like scepter with a Native American feather around it. In the middle of staff is a magical blue gemstone.

Powers and Abilities

The staff is said to have mystic healing powers, but at a price. In order to heal a victim it has to drain the energy from one healthy person, and transfer it into the sick one. It can also be used to subdue a person.