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Author Archive: Joshua Lapin-Bertone

Season 4: Episode 8: Stop Hitting Yourself

Join Josh, Don and Jan as they head to the Narrows to see the war between the Sirens and Cherry’s fight club. Could Tabitha have really held her own against Grundy? Is Gordon the right man to...

Season 4: Episode 7: A Day in the Narrows

Join Don, Jan and Josh are they journey into the Narrows. How many times will Ivy be recast? Was Headhunter just a poor Zasz substitute? Is this the Gordon we’ve finally been waiting for?

Season 4: Episode 6: Hog Day Afternoon

Where in the world is Sofia Falcone? Is her story line just being dragged on or is the ride worth it? Does hair equal villainy? Is Lee redeemed? Find out as Jan, Don and Josh discuss “Hog Day...

Season 4: Episode 5: The Blade’s Path

Join Josh, Don and Jan as they try to figure out what the heck just happened. What did Ra’s give to Barbara? Will he be back? Is Bruce a killer? What do we think of the new Grundy/Nygma team?

TBU Goes to NYCC 2017

Join Josh as he recounts and plays the audio from his New York Comic Con 2017 adventure! Press junkets for DC Original Movies, Gotham by Gaslight, Batman Vs Two Face and Batman The Animated Series....

Season 4: Episode 4: The Demon’s Head

Josh, Don and Jan go over the horrific events of Ben McKenzie’s script debut. What was up with the dog guy? Did Bruce cause the death of an innocent peer? How about that rap? Special guest...

TBU Exclusive: James Tynion talks about the “Conner” moment in Detective Comics

During New York Comic Con, The Batman Universe was able to sit down with James Tynion IV to discuss Detective Comics. Now that Detective Comics #966 is out, we can share some of the more spoilery...

NYCC 2017 Recap

Join Josh in New York Comic Con as he attends the Gotham press hour. Interviews included with Ben McKenzie, Donal Logue, Danny Cannon, Alexander Siddig, David Mazouz, Chris Chalk, Sean Pertwee, Drew...

NYCC: Gotham’s Bruce and Selina React to the Comic Engagement

  Yesterday, New York Comic-Con hosted a press junket for Gotham. TBU was there and was able to get David Mazouz (Bruce Wayne) and Camren Bicondova’s (Selina Kyle) reactions to the recent...

Season 4: Episode 3: They Who Hide Behind Masks

Josh, Don and Jan review ‘They Who Hide Behind Masks”! In this episode, Gordon sets his sights on another Falcone offspring, Bruce Wayne adopts his sleazy billionaire persona, more...

NYCC: Tom King Talks Batman’s Future and [Spoiler]’s Return

New York Comic Con always brings the comic creators out and about and we were able to talk with Tom King the same week that the War of Jokes and Riddles wrapped. There has been some discussion about...

Season 4: Episode 2: Fear the Reaper

Josh, Jan and Don are back for the latest episode of Gotham. Josh talks about his experience seeing this episode at the Tribeca TV Festival before the gang get into the nitty gritty of it. How do we...

Tribeca TV Festival 2017

Listen to The Gotham Chronicle’s Tribeca TV Festival red carpet interviews with Robin Lord Taylor, Ben McKenzie and Erin Richards. Then stick around for audio from the cast Q&A session that...

Dick and Babs Relationship Retrospective Part 1: Robin and Batgirl

Over in Hope Larson’s Batgirl, we’re currently in the middle of a Dick and Babs team-up. This makes it a great time to do a comprehensive look back at their relationship. While it started...

Season 4: Episode 1: Pax Penguina

Gotham is back for another year of madness with Gordon and the gang! Josh, Don and Jan take a look at the beginning year four! Did Bruce leave his mask off too many times? Why all the camera shots of...

8 Other Times Batman Has Been Engaged

Now that Batman has proposed to Catwoman, I thought it would be fun to look at some times where Bruce has tried to take a trip down the aisle. For the purpose of this article, I’m only listing...

When did Catwoman learn Batman’s secret identity?

The marriage proposal between Batman and Catwoman in Batman #24 has brought many old fans back to the series. If they’ve been away for a while, one reoccurring question has been “When...

Commissioner Gordon’s Forgotten Son

Most Batman fans know about Commissioner Gordon’s daughter Barbara. While not as famous as his sister, the sociopath villain James Jr. is also a prominent character in the Batman chronology....

SDCC: Tabitha talks about her new role with Selina on Gotham

On July 22, 2017 we had a chance to participate in the “Gotham” press room at San Diego Comic-Con. Jessica Lucas, who plays the part of Tabitha Galavan, spoke about her role in season...

SDCC: Sean Pertwee Hopes Julia Pennyworth Comes to Gotham

The staff of TBU attended the Gotham press junket at San Diego Comic-Con on July 22, 2017. We were able to speak with Sean Pertwee about what’s in store for Alfred and Bruce during the fourth...

Review: LEGO DC Super Hero Girls: Brain Drain

The Story: The girls of Superhero High are back, but this time they’re in LEGO form. Batgirl (Ashlyn Selich), Wonder Woman (Grey Griffin) and Supergirl (Anais Fairweather) wind up losing a day...

SDCC: Gotham Showrunner John Stephens Explains Origins of Bruce Wayne Clone

The mystery of the Bruce Wayne clone was a puzzling subplot within the third season of Gotham. We knew Thomas Wayne was conducting experiments in Indian Hill, but why had he grown a copy of his own...

SDCC 2017

The Gotham Chronicle goes to San Diego Comic Con! Alfred tells us about his dark side, Tabitha talks about new alliances, Nygma tells is about filming his favorite scene and Ra’s al Ghul...

SDCC: Young Justice Crew Talks Spoilers, DC Streaming and More

On July 21, the Batman Universe crew attended the Young Justice press room at San Diego Comic-Con. Producers Greg Weisman and Brandon Vietti were there along with art director Phil Bourassa. They are...

SDCC: What other character did Barbara almost become in Gotham?

At end of Gotham’s third season, we learned that Drew Powell’s “Butch Gilzean” was actually an existing character named Solomon Grundy. This continues in the tradition of other DC shows like...

Review: Suicide Squad #21

The Story (spoilers ahead): Harley Quinn is now the field leader for the Squad, and she’s taking the team on a mission to attack The People. Putting a lunatic like Harley in charge goes about as...

Season 3: Episode 21: Destiny Calling/Episode 22: Heavydirtysoul

LIVE SHOW!!! Josh and Don take in several callers to talk about the Season 3 finale! What did they think of Ra’s al Ghul? The many surprise deaths? The resolution to the Alice Tetch Virus? The...

Season 3: Episode 20: Pretty Hate Machine

Now that Leslie Thompkins is evil, she sets her red sights on the hapless Gordon! Can Alfred bring Bruce back to from the dark side? Will Riddler and the gang catch up to Penguin? Will a special...

Season 3: Episode 19: All Will Be Judged

Join Josh and Don for the latest chapter of “Mad City”! What the heck is Lee’s problem and what is she up to? Is this the end of Katherine (yes)? Just where is this all going?

Season 3: Episode 18: Light the Wick

Join Josh and Don as they look at the newest chapter in the Alice Tech saga. What’s with all the Ford product placement? Will poor Bruce keep getting hit with the flashback stick? Did Lee...