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SDCC: Sean Pertwee Hopes Julia Pennyworth Comes to Gotham

The staff of TBU attended the Gotham press junket at San Diego Comic-Con on July 22, 2017. We were able to speak with Sean Pertwee about what’s in store for Alfred and Bruce during the fourth...

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DC All Access: Batman, Harley Quinn and Metal

The latest episode of DC All Access has released which features talk of Dark Nights: Metal, as well as Batman and Harley Quinn.  

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Affleck Promises a More Traditional Batman in Justice League

For anyone who was a bit turned off or worried about Batman based on his, shall we say “aggressive”, portrayal in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice should sleep easy tonight as Batman...

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Episode 59

Things are not what they seem on this episode, people are popping up from different time streams and podcasts. Things are out of time…you have no idea how much that is true! ZERO HOUR IS HERE!...

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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...

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DC All Access: Dark Nights: Metal

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

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Episode 145

Who needs a breather after that massive SDCC recap? *raises hand* In this one sixth the size episode, I pair quick recaps of Nightwing #16 and #18 with a full review of the 1997 “Batman and...

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Adam West Lives On in Batman vs Two-Face

Adam West may be gone, but his legacy as Batman continues on in the upcoming DC animated film Batman vs Two-Face. From the newly released trailer of this throwback to the 60’s television show,...

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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.  

Review: Batgirl #5

About half-way through reading this book and it occurred to me – and I might be the only person who this hadn't previously occurred to – Batgirl is a TEAM book. I'm not talking...

Review: Red Robin #7

Red Robin #7 written by Chris Yost and with art by Marcus To and Dexter Vines is part three of a four part arc called “Council of Spiders.”   Yost who through the past six issues has...

Episode 33

  BBFB: Batgirl: Year One Discussion: Current Batman Continuity   0:00:00 Intro 0:02:46 Comic News 0:03:20 Upcoming TPB's 0:04:55 Batman: Unseen #5 0:10:22 Arkham Reborn #2 0:15:31...

Episode 25

  Story: Batgirl: Year One Books Covered: Batgirl: Year One #1-9  

Episode 1

  In this momentous first episode, I thank the people who were most helpful to me, talk about myself, answer the question "Why Babs?," discuss my expectations for the show, Batgirl...

Matt Damon=Two Face?

MTV had the chance to talk with Matt Damon about his role in the upcoming Clint Eastwood film, Invictus. During the interview Damon confirmed that he was up for the role of Two-Face in The Dark...

Danny Devito Talks Penguin

MTV posted a new video today. They talked with Danny Devito about his role in Batman Returns. Nothing newsworthy, but interesting nonetheless.     Posted by Dustin

Morgan Freeman Talks Batman 3

MTV has posted up an interesting video interview with Morgan Freeman. Freeman says that Nolan is thinking of the franchise while he works on Inception.     So what do you think? Sound off...

Vote Us For Best Fansite!!!

We have mentioned this plenty of times on the podcast. For those who don't listen to the podcast and just check the website out, here is your call. We have been nominated for Best Fansite. What...

Episode 45

  Spotlight Character: Calender Man Feature: Bat-Comics Status Quo   0:00:00 Intro 0:01:13 Movie News 0:09:21 TV News 0:10:29 Merchandise News 0:17:06 Video Game News 0:21:18 Listener...

Review: Superman-The Complete Animated Series

  This is another show that you most likely have already seen. You might even already own the individual seasons. For the very first time the series is collected in one form on DVD. The series...

Review: Batman Confidential #37

After reading the first issue of this story arc, I was very impressed, and hoping I wouldn’t be disappointed by part 2. Fortunately, I wasn’t. This issue delivers everything the first...

A Batman Bulletin from Blackest Night #5

The fate of Batman finally revealed? Bruce Wayne rises from the dead? The latest horror from the Blackest Night is none other than our own Caped Crusader?   In a stunning development from the...

Episode 32

  BBFB: Batman: Tales of the Demon   0:00:00 Intro 0:00:55 Comic News 0:11:12 TPB Releases 0:13:16 Batman and Robin #4 0:17:46 Batgirl #4 0:22:39 Batman #693 0:27:59 Red Robin #6 0:31:45...

Episode 24

  Story: Batman: Tales of the Demon Books Covered: Batman #232, Batman #235, Batman #240, Batman #242-244, Detective Comics #411, Detective Comics #485, Detective Comics #489-490, DC Special...

Review: BTBTB-Death Race to Oblivion

Season 2 of Batman: The Brave and the Bold is now underway. Warner Bros. kicked off the season with an interesting episode that reminds myself of a old Hanna Barbera cartoon, Wacky Races. Tiggerbrown...

Creator Posts

Today's posts come from an artist you may remember from the past. Adam Hughes used to draw the Catwoman comics a couple of years ago. Well, it turns out that he posted up some interesting art for...

Review: Red Robin #6

Red Robin #6 marks the debut on the series of artist Marcus To and inker Ray McCarthy on both the cover and interior of the book replacing Francis Manapaul, who handled the covers, and Ramon Bachs,...

Creator Posts

Tony Daniel posted this up today. I have to say that his art IS good.     Posted by Dustin

Review: Justice League: The Complete Series

  If you are viewing this site, I think it is safe to say that you have probably seen this show at one point. The show started off by focusing on the Big Seven of the DCU. They were Batman,...

Review: Batman: Unseen #4

You would think that after their long history with the character, Doug Moench and Kelley Jones would have some sort of grasp on the Batman mythos. However, the Unseen continues to be a poorly...

Review: Superman/Batman #66

Superman/Batman has historically been a hit or miss title, and issue sixty-six is a complete miss. Both, written and drawn by Scott Kollins, issue sixty-six is poorly done on both accounts. Kolins is...