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Episode 136

In this latest episode, Dane and Tim give tribute to Adam West, and share what his portrayal as Batman meant to them as Bat-fans. The also discuss the news of Danny Elfman doing the music score for...

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Episode 55

Before we start start the Robin talk, Terence, Ryan, Rob and special guest Tim Geraci (from The Batman Universe Bat-Fans) pay tribute to Adam West. After that we pick up and discuss Batman:...

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Batman: The Animated Series-Beware the Gray Ghost

Don and Josh are here to give commentary on an episode of Batman: The Animated Series in memory of Adam West, Beware the Gray Ghost.

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This Week in the Batcave

Sorry for the mess down here, friends, but yesterday was Alfred’s day off and things got a bit out of hand. It was Father’s Day after all, and the old man deserves a little rest. What...

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Evil Versions of Batman Spawn Out of Metal

DC Comics has announced that beginning this September new versions of Batman will emerge from the Dark Nights: Metal event that will be straight evil. Each ar featured in their own one-shot that will...

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Episode 140

(Vintage comics) Recap episode. After gushing about the new “Wonder Woman” film, I go through five issues of Detective Comics in 1997 where Barbara appears but doesn’t necessarily have...

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Episode 160

Gerry and Chris are hear to cover the next installment of Bat-Books for Beginners. This time around Batman: War Games Act 2 is covered which includes Detective Comics #798, Batman: Legends of the...

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This Week in the Batcave

Batman is gone, long live the Batman. It is time to say farewell to Mr. Adam West, the Batman from the ’66 television series, who left the land of the living this weekend making all of the...

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Review: Batman Family Multi-Part Statue

  DESIGNED BY ANDY KUBERT SCULPTED BY OLUF HARTVIGSON   In today's review, we have the Batman family Multi-part statue.  Now I was really excited that Andy Kubert did the drawing...

Episode 47

  Spotlight Character: Henri Ducard Feature: TBU 2009 Awards   00:00 Intro 01:12 Movie News 02:12 TV News 05:25 Merchandise News 09:02 Spotlight Character 11:52 Feature 36:40 Closing 40:12...

Creator Spotlight: Frank Miller

Hello Bat-fans, Zach here, and I would like to introduce you to a new segment I like to call “Creator Spotlight”. Twice a month, I will write a lengthy piece about a creator who has...

Review: Batman Black and White Statue: Batman by Lee Bermejo

DESIGNED BY LEE BERMEJO SCULPTED BY JEAN ST. JEAN   I picked up this statue the other day from my local comic store and even though i have been collecting all of the Batman black and white...

3 Batman Bodies

So…..   This is why "Batman and Robin" issue 7 has been delayed so long? For those who don't know, the above is a preview image for issue 7 that DC Comics released today and...

Review: Batman: Streets of Gotham #8

After a one issue stint on Streets of Gotham number seven, Paul Dini again takes a break from the title and hands the writing duties over to guest writer Mike Benson. Benson gives us part one of the...

Episode 28

  Story: Batgirl/Catwoman Books Covered: Birds of Prey: Batgirl/Catwoman #1  

Episode 36

  BBFB: Batgirl/Catwoman Discussion: Return of the Birds of Prey   0:00:00 Intro 0:00:58 Comic News 0:05:32 Upcoming TPB's 0:06:32 Batman: The Widening Gyre #4 0:12:05 Batman...

Episode 3

  In this episode I discuss Stephanie's "first" trip to the Batcave and what it means and the return of Birds of Prey, the comic series. I review Detective Comics #369 and Batman...

Review: Red Robin #8

Red Robin #8 is the end to the arc known as the council of spiders, and really is the finale to everything that Chris Yost has been setting up since issue #1. That being said, this issue is not...

Review: Batgirl #6

It's felt like a long month since turning the last page of Batgirl #5 and seeing Stephanie Brown, lying on the floor, having been shot in the head. Sure, I knew she'd be okay but I was...

Episode 46

  Spotlight Character: Mister Polka-Dot Feature: Arkham Asylum 2 Trailer Dissection   00:00 Intro 02:12 Movie News 12:04 TV News 16:50 Merchandise News 27:14 Video Game News 30:47 Spotlight...

Review: BTBTB: Aquaman's Outrageous Adventure

  Synopsis: Aquaman takes the family, Mera and Jr. for a road trip vacation but not without a little side action hero’s style along the way.   The teasers reveals Batman pairing up...

Review: Batman Confidential #40

I must admit, when I found out Batman Confidential was double-shipping for the end of 2009, I was concerned that DC was trying to wrap up the Blackhawk Down story arc by the end of the year so the...

Episode 27

  Story: Batman: Batgirl Books Covered: Batman: Batgirl (1997)  

Episode 35

  BBFB: Batman: Batgirl Discussion: Batman Comics in 2010   0:00:00 Intro 0:00:59 Comic News 0:14:29 Upcoming TPB's 0:15:33 World's Finest #3 0:19:40 Arkham Reborn #3 0:24:13 Gotham...

Review: World’s Finest #2

Everyone’s favorite 10 year old crime fighter is back and this time he is teaming up with Metropolis’ own Guardian in the second entry of the four part “World’s Finest”...

Video of the Day

This is an interesting video that I saw over at the Bat-Blog. I have this book and think it is an awesome book to own for any Bat-fan. This video is a promotional clip made for the book.  ...

Review: Batman: Streets of Gotham #7

After a two issue break, Paul Dini returns to Streets of Gotham to continue his Mr. Zsaz storyline and provide us with a characterization of the under used Humpty Dumpty. Dustin Nguyen continues to...

2009 TBU Awards

  Join Dustin, Zach, Apple, Ryan, Humphrey, Josh and Nick as we announce the nominations for the 2009 TBU Awards.  

Creator Posts

Today, we had a post done by Tony Daniel over on his blog. Besides wishing everyone a Happy New Year, he also posted up a new image for an upcoming comic.     I've been very secretive...

Creator Posts

Today's post comes from JH Williams III. For those who don't know, Williams has been doing the amazing art on Detective Comics. With issue #860, Williams wrapped his duties. Over on his blog,...

Episode 26

  Story: Batman-Superman-Wonder Woman: Trinity Books Covered: Batman-Superman-Wonder Woman: Trinity #1-3  

Episode 34

  BBFB: Batman-Superman-Wonder Women: Trinity   0:00:00 Intro 0:01:26 Comic News 0:14:57 Batman Confidential #39 0:21:35 Azrael #3 0:24:39 Batman: 80-Page Special 0:45:08 Batman #694...

Merry Christmas!!

From all of us at The Batman Universe, we wish you a Merry Christmas! We hope that you spend time with loved ones and receive the gifts you really wanted. As you head to family and friends houses...

Episode 2

  In this episode I review Detective Comics #363, World's Finest Comics #169, and the recent Batgirl issues #2 and #3. I also answer a few questions and give my literary recommendation....

Review: Batman Confidential #39

This issue is the final part of the Blackhawk Down story arc, and unfortunately, it was kind of disappointing. The first two issues were great, the third was good, but this one was kind of a letdown....

Batman 3 Update

Awhile back, we at The Batman Universe made a prediction that with the announcement of DC Entertainment, DC was going to be making a big impact on the silver screen in the future. We also said to...

Creator Posts

Creator Posts takes us to Cameron Stewart today. Yesterday, Stewart posted up on his Twitter page links to YouTube. Those links gave us a first look at some of his art on his upcoming run on Batman...

2009 Holiday Special

  Join Dustin, Apple, Nick, Zach, Josh, Humphrey and Ryan for the The Batman Universe Holiday Special.