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Episode 50: Batman: I am Suicide Review

Well, we made it to 50… And we celebrate by catching up on our monthly Bat books with reviews of Batman #1-16, the recent Arkham trade paperbacks, and Jimi’s book club pick of the month...

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DC Comics TBU Solicitations Breakdown for June 2017

  June’s biggest news is the upcoming major summer event involving all of the DC multiverse. Dark Days: The Forge will be hitting stores June 14, written by Scott Snyder and James Tynion...

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Episode 155

Gerry and Chris are hear to cover the next installment of Bat-Books for Beginners. This time around Robin: Unmasked is covered which includes Robin #121-125. Be sure to leave your comments below....

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DC Announces Next Event Which Brings Dark Days this June

DC’s recent slow-burn trend with their events and mysteries gets another piece added to the puzzle. Written by Scott Snyder and James Tynion IV, Dark Days is a multiverse-spanning event coming...

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Duke Thomas, first daytime Gotham Bat?

  Promotion for All Star Batman #8 had Scott Snyder giving two interviews last week, one for Comic Book Resources and one for Newsarama. Between answering questions regarding this issue in...

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Episode 219

With Ed out of town, Dustin and Stella are joined by the one and only Ian Prime. After covering the news, we review Batman #18 and Detective Comics #952. We discuss some of the major happenings in...

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Episode 129

In this latest episode, Dane and Tim share their favorite mentor characters from Batman and other franchises. They also talk about director David Ayer teasing Black Mask in a tweet, the Batman the...

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Jock to fill in for All-Star Batman #9

Apparently, there has been some trouble with deadlines for All-Star Batman #9. The original solicitations for this issue had Francesco Francavilla and Afua Richardson as pencilers. However, Jock, who...

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Tim Drake fans should check out Superman #18

For all the Bat-fans out there who are missing Tim Drake in the pages of Detective Comics, you can turn to the pages of today’s issue of Superman to get a brief check-in with the former Robin....

Is Nightwing heading for fatherhood?

As the headline and teaser image reveals, Nightwing gets a voicemail which may change things forever. In Nightwing #16 (out today), his current girlfriend Shawn Tsang thinks she may be pregnant. If...

DC All Access: Justice League Action

The latest episode of DC All Access has been released and features Harley Quinn, Injustice 2, a round up of the toy reveals from Toy Fair and Justice League Action.  

Has Gotham City Sirens Found Its Villain?

  David Ayer, the director of Suicide Squad and the upcoming spin-off Gotham City Sirens, tweeted a panel of Black Mask from the comics.  What could this mean?  In the past, Ayer has been...

Chris McKay Talks Dick Grayson and the Nightwing Film

    Fans of Dick Grayson (and his butt) were excited, and probably surprised, to hear that the first Robin will be getting his own live-action film as Nightwing.  Chris McKay, the director...

Online Batman Casino Games

  Online casino Batman themed games are on the rise these days. In fact, games that feature DC heroes in general are starting to become more and more numerous, and with good reason. People tend...

DC All Access: Injustice 2 Gameplay

DC All Access has released another video showing off the gameplay for Injustice 2.  

TBU Review Roundup 2/22

  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: Suicide Squad #12

“Shot to the heart, And you’re to blame. Darlin, you give love A bad name.” (Guitar rift)   Synopsis: An ambulance raced Amanda Waller to the hospital after receiving a bullet...

Review: Justice League of America #1

The story opens with Batman and Vixen over the rooftops of Gotham talking about how the JLA was formed to inspire people, not watch from above.  Meanwhile in the City of Vanity, Black Canary and the...

Review: Teen Titans #5

As the first story arc draws to a close, we return to find Starfire, Raven, Beast Boy and Kid Flash standing over Robin. As Starfire releases him from his chains, Raven helps to heal the Boy Wonder...

Live Action Nightwing Film in the Works

On the heels of the Batman film getting a director, The Hollywood Reporter has posted that Warner Bros. is looking to make a live action Nightwing film. It also seems that the director behind The...

Matt Reeves is Officially the Director of the Solo Batman Film

Well, it has been a roller coaster of a couple of weeks, but we now have a director for the solo Batman film. Deadline shared an official statement from Warner Bros. stating that Matt Reeves is the...

Latest Episode of DC Super Hero Girls Released

Warner Bros. has released the latest episode of DC Super Hero Girls which is the second part of the Tales from the Kryptomites story. The TBU characters that the episode features includes Batgirl,...

Review: Batgirl #8

In Brief: Batgirl’s heroic and personal problems collide as she investigates Ethan Cobblepot and his company Vicform.   Summary (Spoilers): In a city bus, Babs and Ethan Cobblepot confront a...

DC Collectibles Gives Closer Look at BTAS Batcave

It was just revealed last week that DC Collectibles will be releasing a Batcave vignette including a figure for Alfred based off of the Batman: The Animated Series. Today, they released a detailed...

Review: Batman Beyond #5

“Escaping the Grave: Moment of Truth” begins decades from now. Batman is flying over the skies of Gotham with the new realization that Bruce Wayne is alive after thinking he died in the Brother...

New Trailer for Injustice 2 Dives into the Story

Warner Bros. and NetherRealm have released a new trailer for Injustice 2 which focuses on the story behind the game. Despite being imprisoned, Superman continues to try and grow his Regime to become...

Episode 48: Catwoman Commentary (Because We’re Completists)

Yeah…You read that right…We are watching and providing audio commentary for 2004’s Catwoman featuring Halle Berry in the titular role, and also Sharon Stone, and that guy from that...

DC All Access: Injustice 2 Comic Series

The latest video from DC All Access features Tom Taylor talking about what to expect in the Injustice 2 comic series.  

Review: Batman ’66 Meets Wonder Woman ’77 #2 (digital chapters #3-4)

The mystery of the books “The Lost World of the Ancients” and the danger its theft has resulted in is revealed. The Caped Crusaders will need to save the day in Batman 66 Meets Wonder Woman 77...

Review: Detective Comics #951

In Brief: Lady Shiva launches her campaign against Gotham and an unsuspecting Batman, Batwoman, and their team.   Summary (Spoilers): Three months ago, Lady Shiva captured and skewered a Colony...

Episode 133

“One is the loneliest number…” Going solo for this episode, I cover the 1997 Birds of Prey: Revolutions and Birds of Prey: Wolves. After some listener feedback and a long...

DC Comics TBU Solicitations Breakdown for May 2017

  Here at TBU, we have neglected the solicitations for awhile due to a number of unforeseen issues with covering the news. Sure, we briefly talk about the on the Comic Cast, but to really...

DC All Access: iZombie

The latest episode of DC All Access has released which features Injustice 2 and a whole lot of iZombie.  

Episode 153

Gerry and Chris are hear to cover the next installment of Bat-Books for Beginners. This time around Batman: City of Light is covered which includes Batman: City of Light #1-8. Be sure to leave your...

TBU Review Roundup 2/15

  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...

Talks Break Down with Matt Reeves for Solo Batman Film

Just after a week of hearing some news for the solo Batman film, The Hollywood Reporter has reported the negotiations for Matt Reeves to helm the film have broken down. While most sites are stating...

Batman May Face Parademons After All in Justice League

Zack Snyder released a photo of him working on Justice League in post-production which includes a look at Batman in a new fight we have yet to see. What it seems like from the picture is that Batman...

Toy Fair 2017: DC Collectibles Reveals

Toy Fair is happening this weekend in New York City and DC Collectibles is showing off some of the items they will have on display.