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Category Archive: General Editorials

TBU Caption Competition Winner

  Congratulations to Michelle! The first winner of the TBU Caption Competition, we hope you enjoy seeing your completed panel up on the site. I didn't realize we'd be making jokes about...

Another Site to Check Out

  We have come across another site that is pretty interesting, especially for someone who appreciates a bit of nostalgia. A site called Very Fine/Near Mint posts a number of interesting things...

TBU Caption Competition

  This is a new weekly post that's just meant to be a bit of fun! Every Friday, a new Batman related image will be posted on the site, it's your job to decide what goes in the speech...

Another Site to Check Out

  Another site was mentioned to me recently to check out and I did. I found it quite interesting as it combines not only my love of comic books but also my other love, movies.   The site is...

Welcome to The Batman Universe 3.0!!!

So you may have noticed that things look a little different around TBU. Well, what you are seeing is something that has been in the works for quite some time. Stretching all the way back to the...

17 Awesome Batman Artworks

Editor's Note: This article originally appeared on a personal blog located here. We were made aware of it and thought it would be a great addition to the site. If you want to submit an article to...

Boston Comic Con Report Part 3

In this final installment of my coverage of the 2011 Boston Comic Con I travel into the “Belly of the Beast” also known as the Main Hall. When I spoke with Messer’s. Kubert, Quitely...

Batman vs. Superman

It is the age old question of not only DC Comics readers but the public in general. Who would win in a fight between Batman and Superman? I think you know my thoughts, but the guys over at PULP have...

Boston Comic Con Report Part 2

In my first report from the Boston Comic Con I spoke of the fans. That dedicated throng that populates these events. In this second installment I’d like to touch on one of the main reasons they...

Boston Comic Con Report Part 1

  A friend of mine once operated a couple of tables at the local flea market. He sold collectibles and such and told me I should check it out some day. So, one day I did and I was struck by the...

Bat Bulletin

DC and the Internet   As you may have heard The Dark Knight has arrived on Facebook and you can now stream it to your PC for three dollars. I can see the reasoning behind this choice with the...

Batman Live First Look Reaction

  This seems to be the first image we have of the British cast for Batman Live with their costumes, taken from 'The Evening Standard' newspaper in England- I say British cast because I...

Kapow Comic Con: Day 2 Report

  So on my return to Kapow there was plenty to look forward to and I had plenty to get done. Very little Batman at all I'm afraid but still plenty happening. The day started off with the...

Kapow Comic Con: Day 1 Report

  So here is my report on a very eventful first day at Kapow. Firstly, it seems the event had plenty of coverage with the Business Design Centre packed full of punters from the start. Inside the...

Kapow Comic Con Preview

  On the 9th and 10th of April 2011 Mark Millar's attempt to bring the San Diego Comic Con experience to the UK will begin. Millar (the writer of Kick-Ass and a major comic book celebrity...

Call for Staff

It is once again that time of the year, where I make a post about seeking new staff for the site. We are always looking for staff on the website, but specifically in the next month or two we will be...

2010 TBU Award Winners (and Losers)

Well, the 2010 TBU Awards Show has posted. If you haven't listened yet, you can find it here. In the show, we named what we called the losers, which were actually the winners of the worst...

C2E2: Prepare for the Coming!

C2E2 is right around the corner and I am preparing like a mad man. This year will be bigger than last year and I am treating it as such. I have arranged a couple of exclusives that you will have to...

Batman Live Auditions

Last week the company producing the live action stage show, Batman Live, held open auditions for the cast of the upcoming show. Was it successful or a train wreck? Let's find out.    ...

Win a Custom iPad

You might want to check out DC's The Source right now because they're holding a little competition alongside Comixology. Up for grabs is a free iPad customized with an original Jim Lee Batman...

Review: Missing You, Metropolis

Back in November there was a new book that made it on to my radar. As many of you know, I really enjoy books that deal with superheroes or specifically Batman. Books that are not graphic novels, but...

History of the Batmobile

Everyone knows that the Batmobile is one of the most recognized vehicles in the world, but how many versions have their been? Well, CarInsurance.org came up with a simplified way of showing every...

Call for Podcast Co-Hosts

It is that time of the year again and we are calling for podcast co-hosts. We do this around the same time every year and we have added to our staff. In 2008, we added Josh, Nick, and Savannah. In...

Happy Thanksgiving!

For those of you in the United States, today is Thanksgiving. There probably won't be very much news today, if any at all. So here's a wish that you all have a great Thanksgiving. We all here...

Call for Reviewers

So it is that time, when I come on here, step up on my soapbox, and ask for help. SteveJRogers has been covering a number of books for the past few months, but has had to scale back on doing reviews....

Video of the Day

So you know what is great? Seeing your site being promoted on another website. Yesterday, Comic Alliance posted up an video interview with Tony Daniel at NYCC. Now while the interview is interesting...

Video of the Day

This is a crazy video that I found the other day. The guy who made this is very talented.     Posted by Dustin

BURH: Contest Winner

A couple of weeks back we held a contest for a free copy of Batman: Under the Red Hood on Blu-ray. Well, we never said what the answers were and who won. So let's cover the answers.   1....

What's Going On?

So you may have noticed that we were a wee bit late with news from Friday and from over the weekend from Baltimore Comic Con. Well, there is a very good reason for that. As some of you may have known...

DC 75th Anniversary Contest

Only 4 days left!   Just a reminder that there are only four more days left to enter the DC 75th anniversary contest. All the details can be found here, Remember to go and download your favorite...