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Author Archive: Dan Chruscinski

Collectible Steelbooks Incoming for First Three DC Films

Fans of collectible editions of movies are in for a treat this Halloween when DC will make their first three DCEU movies available in some special steelbooks. News has released (via ComicBook.com)...

Justice League’s Bruce Wayne Will Drive Around in Style

The Batmobile may be iconic, but Bruce Wayne’s daytime transportation is definitely nothing to scoff at. Bruce Wayne’s vehicle is on display in Times Square, but today we learn that...

NYCC: Batman Trades Batarangs for Swords in Batman Ninja

Batman is no stranger to time travel. Whether bouncing around the timeline thanks to the machinations of Darkseid or merely existing in a multiverse of times and places, the World’s Greatest...

NYCC: Justice League Event Announced at Times Square

New York Comic Con is this weekend and that means we’re about to be hit with a deluge of Bat-related news. Today it was announced that from October 5-8, The Justice League will take over the...

Empire Provides Tons of New Justice League Information, Plus New Trailer Coming Sunday

Empire Magazine’s newest issue hits newsstands this week and it is overflowing with new details on Justice League, from what we can expect, to delving deeper into the Zack Snyder’s...

Soundtracks From the Latest Animated Batman Films Being Released

   Quick, hum the opening theme to Batman: The Animated Series. Bet you were able to get that iconinc “bummm bum bum bum bummmmm” out without a second thought, and you were even able to...

New Info on DC Universe’s 10th Anniversary Collection

TBU previously reported on the upcoming 30-film collection of DC’s animated movies, but now we’ve gotten new details on the set, a new trailer, and info on the extras housed within....

Themed Variants for Justice League’s Theatrical Release Coming November

It’s no surprise that the November release of Justice League in theaters is a big deal for DC Comics so, to mark the occasion, ten of DC’s flagship series released around the time of the...

Release Date and New Trailer for Batman: The Enemy Within Episode 2

It’s been almost two months since the first episode of Batman: The Enemy Within ended with a hero lost, a villain killed, and the first hint that Harley Quinn is lurking in the shadows. The...

Nightwing Will Cast “Perfect Person” According to McKay

While Titans has already announced Brenton Thwaites as the series’ version of Dick Grayson, the Nightwing film itself has yet to land an actor for the title role.   Director Chris McKay...

Teen Titans Go! is Making the Leap to Theaters

DC’s streaming platform may be the home of the live action Titans, but their animated counterpart, Teen Titans Go! are about to strike out of their television confines to wreak havok on the big...

Batman Enters the Gritty Dark World of Film Noir in New One-Shot

Batman has teamed up with The Shadow, the Ninja Turtles, and the Scooby Gang, but has he teamed up with a cable TV host? Well it’s about to happen as Turner Classic Movies (TCM) and DC Comics...

Super Sons Face Off Against the Teen Titans this December

This winter is about to become a teenage wasteland when a four-part crossover event see the Teen Titans and Super Sons battle it out over Superboy’s future. According to Comicbook.com, a Batman...

Christopher Priest and Pete Woods Join the Justice League this December

It seems like DC is starting to rotate out some of their creative teams as they have also announced the new creative team of Christopher Priest and Pete Woods, who will take over the writing and art...

New Creative Team Heads to Bludhaven with Nightwing #35

DC Comics is about to see a bit of a switcheroo when Sam Humphries and Tim Seeley switch their writing roles. Humphries will take over writing duties on Nightwing with issue #35 while Seeley will...

Chris McKay Offers More Insight into the Nightwing Movie

While Chris McKay’s current project, the LEGO Ninjago Movie, of which he serves as producer, hits theaters a week from tomorrow, his mind is firmly focused on his responsibilities as the...

Batman and Ninja Turtles Re-Team to Take Down Bane

Batman may patrol the streets and rooftops , but the sewers belong to the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Probably a good idea then that DC Comics, IDW, and Nickelodeon have announced they’re...

Justice League Invites You to Enter Their Reality…Virtually

We at The Batman Universe are pretty focused on the Bat and his family, but don’t let that fool you into thinking we’re not huge fans of his work friends as well. Take for example the...

Gavin O’Connor Signs on to Write, Possible Direct, Suicide Squad 2

With David Ayer not returning to the Squad’s second outing, the big news in Hollywood would be which filmmaker would step in to the cash-cow franchise for the sequel. Well look no further than...

Gotham Season 4 Details Hint at Proto Batman, New Villains

If the preview released by DC Entertainment is any indication, the fourth season of Gotham is going to be when Batman begins. Check out the full video for interviews with the cast and creators but...

Harley Quinn Day Will Offer Events, Swag, Signings and More

On September 23, 2017, over 5000 libraries, comic shops, and bookstores will come together to celebrate the 25th anniversary of everyone’s favorite psychologist turned villain turned wacky...

Professor Pyg is Heading to Gotham

If there’s one thing you can say about Gotham, it’s that the show can find a way to work even the most obscure Batman villain into the universe that it’s building. It should come as...

Brenton Thwaites Cast as Dick Grayson in Titans Live Action Show

Time for all other Bat-related news to get off the street because TVLine is reporting that Titans, the 2018 show headlining DC’s streaming service, has found it’s Dick Grayson. And...

Batman-Themed VR Headset Set for Release in the UK

Batman fans are about to get a chance to become the Dark Knight, virtually at least. Upload VR has discovered that manufacturer Skyrocket is set to release Batman-branded VR headsets for smartphones...

Untangling the Batman Movie Rumors

Alright everyone, let’s break this down before we go any further in talk of the upcoming Batman movie by director Matt Reeves:   On July 17, in an interview with KCRW, director Matt Reeves...

Rumor Mill: Joker and Harley Quinn Movie in the Works

The Joker and Harley Quinn’s tumultuous (understatement of the century) relationship is set to be explored in a new DCEU film written and directed by Crazy, Stupid, Love (the joke writes...

Rumor Mill: Joker Origin Film In Development

The Joker once famously said “If I’m going to have a past, I prefer it to be multiple choice!” and it looks as if DC and Warner Bros agrees. Deadline is reporting that a new...

Bats Out of Hell Tie-Ins Announced While a Hawkman Mystery is Uncovered

If you think DC’s current Metal crossover event is going to slow down anytime soon you don’t know DC. Announced today and dubbed Bats out of Hell, this series of tie-ins span later...

White Knight’s Batmobile Revealed

For every different iteration of Batman, be it in comics, television, and film, there is also a completely different iteration of the Batmobile. From the iconic 60’s dome top to The Dark Knight...

Affleck Promises a More Traditional Batman in Justice League

For anyone who was a bit turned off or worried about Batman based on his, shall we say “aggressive”, portrayal in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice should sleep easy tonight as Batman...