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Category Archive: Comic News

Real Tragedy to be Explored in Batman: Creature of the Night

Batman, at his very core, is a hero based in tragedy. Had it not been for the murder of his parents, Bruce Wayne would never have become Batman. Even in the Flashpoint universe, where Thomas Wayne...

DC All Access: Dark Nights: Metal

The latest video from DC All Access features Greg Capullo discussing tomorrow’s Dark Nights: Metal.  

Last Week in the Batcave

We’re coming from a sad week, a week in which we had to say farewell to Olive and Maps. Gotham Academy has come to an end and to pay proper homage to it BRENDEN FLETCHER, one of the writers of...

Batman and the Signal Miniseries Coming in November

After his initial appearance four years ago, Duke Thomas finally has a code name: Signal. Originally revealed at SDCC, readers will see the first adventures of the newly minted superhero in Batman...

Last Week in the Batcave

Batman: The Animated Series was the entry point for many of us gathered here today in this cave. Kevin Conroy – Batman’s voice in the series – is regarded as the one true Batman for...

SDCC: TBU Talks with Julie and Shawna Benson

Our final comic creator interview is with the newest creators of the bunch, the Benson sisters, Julie and Shawna. The Benson’s came on board last year with the relaunch of Birds of Prey in...

SDCC: TBU Talks with Marguerite Bennett

Our next comic creator interview from Comic Con is with someone who is fairly new to the Batman Universe. Like James Tynion IV, Marguerite Bennett is also a former student of Scott Snyder who made...

First Two Dark Nights: Metal One-Shot Covers Revealed

DC Comics has released the first two covers for the upcoming one-shot tie-ins to Dark Nights: Metal. Both covers are drawn by Jason Fabok with the first having colors by Dean White and the second by...

SDCC: TBU Talks with James Tynion IV

Our next comic creator interview is with James Tynion IV. Tynion has been working in The Batman Universe for over five years starting out on the back-up stories in the pages of Batman, to writing...

DC All Access: Tim Seeley Talks Nightwing

DC All Access has posted a new video showcasing an interview with Tim Seeley about what we can expect from the series in the coming issues.  

SDCC: TBU Talks with Jody Houser

Our next comic creator interview is with the current writer on Mother Panic, Jody Houser. Mother Panic is still a fairly new comic series as part of the first wave of books from DC’s Young...

SDCC: TBU Talks with Tom King

At Comic Con International, TBU was fortunate enough to speak with a number of the creators on various projects. This week, we will be bringing you all of those interviews each day.   We start...

Last Week in the Batcave

We are turning the Batcave into a barber shop this week. This is no important news, in any way, but it has taken over every single social network I use. What I’m talking about is Henry...

Last Week in the Batcave

With SDCC happening this weekend you would think the Batcave would be sooo packed with news, right? Wrong. The ‘Cave was never so lonely, with everyone traveling to sunny California. Most of...

SDCC: News Bits Roundup

There was a ton of news all over Comic Con this year, but some were not big enough announcements to warrant a full article about. Below is some of the small news bits that were revealed.  ...

SDCC: Duke Thomas Becomes The Signal and Gets His Own Series

It’s been nearly four years since Duke Thomas was introduced in the pages of Batman and in all that time, including his time as part of the We Are Robin movement, he has been without a...

SDCC: The Evil Dark Knights Revealed

Are you afraid of Batman? How about six Batmen? How about six evil Batmen? At SDCC this morning, the six darker than dark versions of Batman from the Dark Multiverse have been revealed to the public,...

SDCC: Geoff Johns Reveals New Details on Doomsday Clock

Shhh, can you hear that sound? That tick tick tick of a clock moving closer to midnight. It might just be the Doomsday Clock, because Geoff Johns revealed some new information on the upcoming series...

SDCC: Grant Morrison Penning Arkham Asylum 2

It has been nearly 20 years since Batman descended into the depths of madness in Grant Morrison and Dave McKean’s 1989 graphic novel, Arkham Asylum: A Serious House on a Serious Earth but...

TBU By the Numbers – June 2017

Three big events happened on June and the three of them figured on the top 5 issues of the month: the first installment of Dark Days, the last issue of Dark Knight III, and Batman’s proposal to...

DC All Access: New Details on Gotham City Garage

DC All Access has posted up a new video featuring the writers behind the recently announced Gotham City Garage, Jackson Lanzing and Collin Kelly, as they discuss what to expect from the upcoming...

DC Comics TBU Solicitations Breakdown for October 2017

October will be bringing us the first issues of two special Batman series: White Knight and Dark Prince Charming. Written and illustrated by Sean Gordon Murphy, Batman: White Knight #1 will be...

Gotham City Garage Hits the Open Road this August

DC is hoping to strike diesel-punk fueled success twice as the company announced it would be releasing a digital-first comic series based off their Gotham City Garage line of collectibles. Similar to...

Last Week in the Batcave

  Gather ’round, my dear darkness dwellers, for we are about to start our annual pumpkin carving session. This year the theme will be Alfred’s mustache. The best pumpkin artist will...

DC Announces Batman: The Dark Prince Charming from Enrico Marini

Any fairy tale that includes Batman and the Joker is definitely going to be grim. The two have always shared a twisted bond and, come this November, that connection is going to be taken to a...

The Shadow and Batman Team Up Again This October

The Shadow may know what evil lurks in the hearts of men, but the red-masked, fedora-wearing vigilante is going to need to re-team with Batman if he wants to strike fear in these men. Luckily,...

Ragman Brings His Suit of Souls to Gotham City in New Miniseries

File this one under unexpected announcements. Fresh off his appearances in the most recent season of Arrow, CBR is reporting that Ragman is getting his own six-issue mini-series from writer Ray...

Last Week in the Batcave

I have to open our regular meeting this week with a little bit of bragging from my part. I must have instincts more heightened than all of them Bats put together because I smelled something fishy...

The Joker Goes Sane in Batman: White Knight

The Joker’s insanity has made the Clown Prince of Crime Batman’s greatest villain for over 75 years. So what happens if this crazed madman, becomes just a man, a sane man? Readers will find out...

Harley and Ivy Take a Road Trip to Riverdale

What is it about Betty and Veronica that can cause redheads to cross entire comic book publishers to give them attention? Riverdale’s best frenemies become the target of fiery-locked eco-terrorist...