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Category Archive: Comic News

Last Week in the Batcave

We have a full house this time! On what is a rare occasion, last week we got updates from every single title we cover here in the Batcave except for Batman and the Signal. Coupled with the new faces...

Review: Trinity #14

Overview: Circe reveals her true plans while Batman finds a way to try and save the day.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): The issue opens with a monologue from Wonder Woman explaining more of...

Review: Titans #16

Overview: The Titans grieving over Wally’s death continue their fight against both friend and foe. This fight opens the door to allow the true traitor, Donna Troy, in.   Synopsis (spoilers...

Review: Justice League #31

Overview: The Justice League and the kids from the future face off as the League is controlled by the darkness. The true intentions of Diana’s mother is revealed and the League with the help of...

Review: Super Sons #9

Overview: Superboy, Robin, Hard Line, and Big Shot take their final stand against Ygarddis.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): Ygarddis has come with his clay army, and Robin and Superboy have to face...

Review: Harley Quinn #30

Overview: Harley eats into the current Mayor’s lead in the mayoral race, while Poison Ivy sets off an ambitious park reclamation plan for NYC! But it appears the Mayor may have one more trip us his...

Review: Batwoman #8

Overview: Batwoman joins forces with Colony Prime to escape the Scarecrow. He has other ideas.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): Batwoman is still in her drug induced stupor. She is constantly...

Review: Nightwing #31

Overview: Raptor continues his plans for revenge by attacking Blockbuster as Nightwing looses another ally.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): The story opens at the Marcus Casino where a group of...

DC All Access: Batman: The Drowned and Injustice 2

DC All Access has released the latest episode featuring Batman: The Drowned, Batman, Batman vs Two-Face and Injustice 2.

Review: Batman: The Drowned #1

Overview: Bryce Wayne, the Drowned Batman, floods our world with dead water, overwhelming Aquaman.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): The Drowned, a combination of Aquaman and Batman in female form...

Review: Batman #33

Overview:  She said yes.  The courtship has ended and the engagement has begun in the first installment of Rules of Engagement.  Now that Bat and Cat have slapped a label on their tumultuous...

DC All Access: Tim Seeley on Nightwing

DC All Access has released a new video featuring an interview with Tim Seeley talking about what is coming up in his final issues of Nightwing as well as his upcoming plans in Green Lanterns.

Last Week in the Batcave

Such as a Bat getting delayed echo responses to his screeches, we still have a couple news from NYCC to cover. One of them is an interview with James Tynion IV that our TBU envoy, Joshua...

Geoff Johns Gives a Tour of the Doomsday Clock Preview

DC has released a new video promoting the upcoming Doomsday Clock. This time around Geoff Johns takes readers through each of the preview pages that have been released and discusses the thoughts...

TBU Review Roundup 10/11

Below you will find brief descriptions of this week’s comics along with the ratings. Below the main TBU titles will be the DC Universe specific titles that feature characters from The Batman...

Batman Creators Talk at Google

Around the time of New York Comic Con, a number of creators from The Batman Universe took some time out of their schedule to visit on of the Google offices to discuss Batman’s history. Among...

Review: Suicide Squad #27

Overview: The Suicide Squad launches in to space to investigate a new threat to Amanda Waller.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): The issue kicks off with Boomerang eating a bucket of chicken and...

Review: Justice League of America #16

Overview:  We’ve followed Ray Palmer’s adventures through the Microverse with his newfound team Preon and Dr. Aron Aut, but now it has finally come time to find out why the later betrayed the...

New Metal One-Shot Revealed for February

The Dark Knights: Metal event doesn’t look to be slowing down anytime soon as a new one-shot was announced this past weekend at NYCC. Dark Knights Rising: The Wild Hunt will team writers Scott...

Review: Ragman #1

Overview: Rory Regan’s origin story gets retconned and updated here in this first issue of an all new exciting miniseries about Gotham’s new Tatterdemalion of Justice, Ragman.   Synopsis...

Review: Red Hood and the Outlaws #15

Overview: As the Outlaws being to make a name for themselves, they attract the attention of the other allies of Batman. The ensuing confrontation results in the capture of the Outlaws…which may...

Review: Batgirl and the Birds of Prey #15

Overview: Why have all the men in Gotham City suddenly come down with the flu? Who could be behind such a dastardly deed?   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): Barbara Gordon is tending to her Father,...

Harley Quinn Gets Creative Shake Up as Palmiotti and Conner Announce their Departure

Since DC’s Rebirth, creative teams on the flagship books have been pretty consistent, with a few artist fill-ins and changes, but come December one of DC’s most popular titles is going be...

DCU Spotlight: Review: Dark Nights: Metal #3

Overview: Superman goes to a place where everybody knows his name, and then he turns into a battery.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): In Smallville, Damian and Jon are putting on a rock show for...

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...

Review: Detective Comics #966

Overview: Tim Drake of Tomorrow and Today clash as they flee Doomsday!   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): In Gotham, far in the future, Anarky flees from a gun-wielding Tim Drake Batman. Though this...

TBU By the Numbers – September 2017

For the month of September we are doing a little tweaking with our sales analysis. Firstly, we are adding the variation in number of copies to the issue-by-issue sales analysis. While the percentage...

Why We Love the Drake: A Spotlight Series on the Fan Favorite Robin (Part 2)

Last time we went over the lengthy, oft-forgotten process of training Tim went through to become Robin the Boy Wonder. Once he proved himself and earned the costume, that meant the end of his...

Last Week in the Batcave

This article could be renamed “What happened in NYCC” for what is worth. Seriously, folks. New York Comic Con brought an absolute downpour of news. Our very own Joshua Lapin-Bertone, aka...

NYCC: DC Comics TBU News

If you, like most of us, missed out on attending NYCC in person, you may have missed some of the Bat-related news and announcements. Don’t you worry, because we’ve got you covered with...