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Episode 152

(Vintage comics) Recap episode. After raging against coffee, talking about what gifts I received for Christmas, and giving my brief thoughts on Star Wars: The Last Jedi, I go through five issues of...

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Last Week in the Batcave

Welcome to another gathering in the Batcave, where we cover all things with pointy ears that came out through the previous week! Would that include Orion, then? Well, no, technically not, but we...

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New DC Universe LEGO Game Rumored to be in Development

If you’re keeping a tally of what franchises LEGO doesn’t have the rights to, you’re pretty much just looking at Three’s Company and the Buffy-verse (now that is a crossover I...

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Red Hood Ikemen Statue Revealed from Kotobukiya

We saw a preview of the statue back in December, but now pre-orders are open from Kotobukiya their latest Ikemen Statue, Jason Todd as Red Hood.  The statue is 1/7 scale, standing roughly nine...

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Producer Sarah Schechter Provides Update on Titans

Now that it’s officially 2018, we’re starting to get some updates on “Titans,” the streaming series that sees Robin (Brenton Thwaites) lead his own team of heroes. Producer...

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Figures Toy Company Releasing Batman ’66 Henchmen Sets

If you are an older Bat-Fan, you probably remember Mego figures from the 1970’s to the early 1980’s. Figures Toy Company has been making a variety of figures for years now that are...

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Episode 176

Gerry and Chris are hear to cover the next installment of Bat-Books for Beginners. This time around Batman: Death and the City is covered which includes Detective Comics #827-834. Be sure to leave...

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Prime 1 Studio Reveals Batman: Hush Statue

Prime 1 Studio has released information regarding their upcoming Hush statue. Based off the Batman villain’s early 2000’s appearance, Hush is a 1/3 scale statue standing over 24 inches...

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Superman: The Animated Series: Knight Time

Don and Josh are here to give commentary on the episode of Superman: The Animated Series, Knight Time.

Last Week in the Batcave

This week’s Batcave is a short one. Creators seem to have taken a break from the Bat – as they should. I’m the crazy one who is here, on Christmas Eve, writing a weekly wrap up....

TBU Review Roundup 12/20

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...

David Ayer Provides Small Update on Gotham City Sirens

It seems like Hollywood is taking the holidays off as the steady stream of movie news has been reduced to a trickle. What news we do have is a fairly tiny morsel from director David Ayer on the...

Review: Trinity #16

Overview: The Kobra Cult has kidnapped Deadshot’s daughter Zoe on New Year’s Eve as revenge for killing their leader. The Trinity, at the behest of Batman, work with Deadshot to find Zoe....

Review: Justice League #35

Overview: Business as usual – a killer bug from outer space attacks Earth – but hostility towards the Justice League is rising.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): In New York, Wonder...

Review: Super Sons #11

Overview: Bat-Tim continues on a mission to change his future, even if he has to kill to fulfill it.   Editor’s Note: This is the second part of the Super Sons of Tomorrow crossover that...

Episode 237

Just in time for the holidays, the Comic Cast is here as your excuse to get away from the relatives. Sit back as we discuss the past two weeks worth of news, review Batman #36 and Detective Comics...

Teen Titans Go! to the Movies Official Plot Revealed

The Teen Titans are going to be taking a seriously meta approach when their movie, Teen Titans Go! to the Movies hits theaters in 2018. The official synopsis has been released and it looks like the...

DCU Spotlight: Review: Superman #37

Overview: Just as things are settling down following the attack from Mr. Oz, Superman is confronted by a Batman from the future. This Batman, a murderous Tim Drake, has returned to the present to...

Review: Harley Quinn #33

Overview: In the wake of Mason’s death Harley attempts to deal with his loss, in the midst of a time of change for her and her friends.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): The issue opens at...

Review: Batwoman #10

Overview: As Kate defeats Scarecrow, she finally confronts her inner demons and makes peace with them.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): Continuing from last issue’s battle with Scarecrow, Kate...

Teen Titans Season One Coming to Blu-Ray in 2018

Before the Titans make the leap to live action sometime next year, they’re going to be making an animated return as Warner Bros. has announced that the first season of Teen Titans will be...

Diamond Select’s New TBU Items for June 2018

Diamond Select Toys has revealed their new items that will release next June and included were a few items from The Batman Universe. Below are the full details for the TBU items expected to hit...

Latest Justice League Action Webisode Released

Warner Bros. has released the latest webisode for Justice League Action which features Batman, Joker and Shazam.

Review: Nightwing #35

Overview: A new villain from Nightwing’s past surfaces when the Judge comes to Bludhaven.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): The issue opens with a mysterious man in sunglasses and a beard sitting...

Prime 1 Studio Reveals Batman v Superman Knightmare Batman Statue

Prime 1 Studio has revealed its statue based on Batman’s “Knightmare” appearance in the Batman v Superman movie.  The upcoming half scale statue stands a massive forty-three inches...

Episode 147

In this latest episode, Dane and Tim are back to give their review of The Last Jedi! Could this be the first Star Wars film that Tim actually doesn’t like?! They also talk about the recent...

Cryptozoic Announces Joker Calling Card Statue

Cryptozoic Entertainment and Warner Bros. Consumer Products have announced the release of The Joker Calling Card Statue. The polyresin statue is hand-painted and depicts the Joker’s gloved hand...

Kotobukiya Provides Update on Their Gotham by Gaslight Statue

Kotobukiya has released a new update for their previously announced Batman: Gotham by Gaslight ARTFX+ Statue. The one-tenth scale statue that depicts the Elseworlds version of Batman from the Batman:...

Ben Affleck Discusses Batman, Directing and DCEU as a Whole

Over the past few months we’ve heard rumors and musings on Ben Affleck, his role as Batman, the “will he or won’t he” when it comes to continuing the role, but very rarely...

DCU Spotlight: Review: Dark Nights: Metal #4

Overview: Exit light. Enter night. Take my hand. We’re off to never never-land.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): We open with Dream recapping what is currently happening; Wonder Woman,...

Review: Batman/Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II #2

Overview: Batman and Robin travel to the Turtles’ New York City where Bane has seized control of the Foot Clan.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): The issue opens with Batman confronting Ra’s Al...

Review: Batman #37

Overview: Now that the villains have been thwarted, Bruce Wayne and Selina Kyle find themselves faced with their next great challenge: a double date with Clark Kent and Lois Lane.   Synopsis...

Episode 64

It’s time again for our annual Christmas show here on the Drake! We discuss a letter we received and also discuss a short Tim Drake Robin Christmas story from the pages of the DCU Holiday Bash...

New LEGO DC Super Heroes Film Announced

Warner Bros. has announced a new film in the line of animated films based on LEGO versions of the characters. LEGO DC Super Heroes: The Flash is the latest film in the series with the last film...

History of Holiday Stories in The Batman Universe

While the holiday season is a time of joy, reflection and festiveness, The Dark Knight has often been used as a beacon of light in the bleakness of despair that can happen during this time of year....

TBU By the Numbers – November 2017

November was a very good month for DC Comics, who snatched eight books out of the Top Ten comics for the month. As reported by Comichron, this was the only month of 2017 to outperform its...

The Devil in the Details: A History of Batman-666 (Part 1)

The recently released Super Sons #10 (January 2018, by Peter Tomasi, Jose Luis, and Scott Hanna) gave us a brief future intermezzo that showed an adult Damian Wayne, wearing a trench-coat-style...

Episode 151: The Lego Batman Movie Commentary Special

Part 2 of BTO’s 8th Anniversary! Like the first part, I am joined by Donovan Morgan Grant and Joshua Lapin-Bertone. This time around we are watching and commenting on the 2017 film “The Lego...