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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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Episode 135

The Wonder Woman movie is finally here, and Dane and Tim are back with a new episode to give their thoughts on the latest DC Extend Universe film! They also talk about the news of Zack Snyder...

Review: Dark Knight III: The Master Race #9

The final issue finds Quar and his army attacking the Earth. Lara is branded a traitor by Quar’s followers and is rescued by Green Lantern. Batman and Batgirl drive through the desert in the...

Review: Batman #24

(Spoilers ahead) I like to think I’m a fairly easy-going guy.  I don’t get bent out of shape over much and I tend to let things play out as they will.  However, my level-headed demeanor has...

Episode 54

Episode 54 brings the Drake back to comics again, but Rob and Terence take a slight turn backwards to Tim Drake/Robin’s appearance in The Demon #23-24. So get ready to hear why this is a...

The Watchmen Watch: A Button and a Clock

For this final installment of our Watchmen Watch specials, we are finally analyzing The Button and its implications, namely the upcoming Doomsday Clock. In true Dr. Manhattan style, we will be doing...

This Week in the Batcave

Themyscira afflicted with bat invasion, this week’s news reads. Following the release of the first cinematographic solo Wonder Woman film this past Thursday, the secret location of Paradise Island...

TBU Review Roundup 5/31

  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...

Review: Teen Titans Special #1

(Spoilers ahead) “The Lazarus Contract” comes to a close this issue. As we spanned across the pages of “Titans,” “Teen Titans” and “Deathstroke” this issue opens with a series of...

Review: Trinity Annual #1

Synopsis (spoilers ahead): Taking place shortly after the meeting between Circe, Ra’s al Ghul, and Luthor, the issue begins with Circe still trying to convince Ra’s to join in an alliance...

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...

Episode 54: Batman Begins Commentary/Batman and Bill Review

Sit back and turn on your copy of Batman Begins with Joe, Jimi, and newly returned Daniel. Listen as the three of them talk about anecdotes, their takes on the vision of the film, and kind of sort of...

This Week in the Batcave

I’d like to start this week’s article with a thankful prayer to Camazotz for not killing this weekly column and allowing us to get to the tenth edition of This Week in the Batcave. For those who...

TBU Review Roundup 5/24

  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...

DCU Spotlight: Review: Deathstroke #19

(Spoilers ahead) As the newest speedster races onwards, the next part of the “Lazarus Contract” continues with Deathstroke and Flash (Wally West) streaking across the opening panel. As...

Review: Suicide Squad #18

To catch you up: Amanda Waller, wanting the ultimate weapon on her team captured the Black Sphere – which is a gateway to the Phantom Zone – and let General Zod out. Placing a Kryptonite...

Review: Justice League of America #7

(Spoilers ahead) The issue opens at the JLA Sanctuary with Batman and the team’s new engineer, Xenos with Batman questioning the liberties that Xenos is taking with Batman’s instructions in the...

Episode 223

After a little bit of a delay, the gang is back to bring the comics news and reviews from the past three weeks including the finale to The Button. We cover All-Star Batman #10, Batman #22 and...

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?

Review: Mother Panic #7

A new gun-wielding threat is on the loose in Gotham and Mother Panic is on the case in Mother Panic #7.   The Story: In an empty Gotham City parking garage a young girl and her parents return to...

Review: Batman Beyond #8

(Spoilers ahead) Decades from now in the Batcave, Bruce Wayne, Max, and Matt McGinnis plead with Terry to return with the experimental suit he is wearing. Terry on the roof of Gotham Police...

Review: Batgirl #11

In Brief: Ethan’s plans as the supervillain Blacksun are revealed, and Batgirl must rush to save the day.   Summary (Spoilers): As Ethan reveals himself as the villain Blacksun to his...

Episode 134

In this episode, Dane and Tim share their thoughts on the excellent Bill Finger documentary, Batman and Bill. They also talk about the announcements of two new comic specials coming later this year...

Review: Batman ’66 Meets Wonder Woman ’77 #5 (digital chapters #9-10)

Ra’s Al Ghul continues his nefarious work even a decade later as Wonder Woman, Batman, and Disco Nightwing attempt to stop him in Batman ’66 Meets Wonder Woman ’77.   The Plot:...

Review: Batman/The Shadow #2

(Spoilers ahead) The story continues in the French Alps with Batman squaring off against the Shadow, who had moments earlier been Batman’s old mentor, Henri Ducard. The two cross swords while the...

Review: Detective Comics #957

In Brief: Spoiler (Stephanie Brown) faces a new challenge in her crusade to end all costumed combatants in Gotham – the vicious armored villain Wrath.   Summary (Spoilers): As Harvey...

The Watchmen Watch: A Study in Scarlet and Blue

Last week, The Flash #22 came out, bringing more questions than answers as to what has happened to the DC Universe timeline. But what is to come we do know, and it is the Doomsday Clock. Written by...

Episode 159

Gerry and Chris are here for their tenth episode. They discuss and review War Games: Act 1 which includes Batman: The 12 Cent Adventure, Detective Comics #797, Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight...

DC Comics TBU Solicitations Breakdown for August 2017

August will see the beginning of two special events. Dark Nights: Metal, the return of the Snyder-Capullo duo, will be hitting shelves together with Nightwing: The New Order, the Elseworlds series...

This Week in the Batcave

The intruder alarm has been going crazy this week here in the Batcave. Our security has been breached by people from all over DC, people from Star City, Central City, Metropolis and even Manhattan. A...

TBU Editorial: The First Bat Man of Cinema

Editor’s Note: Author Kevin Scott Collier took some time to write up an interesting article covering his inspiration for his book, The First Bat Man: The Making of Roland West’s 1926...