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Doomsday Clock Trailer Released

DC has released a trailer teasing November’s release of Doomsday Clock. The video features Geoff Johns talking about how he came up with the idea for the series as well as what they wanted to...

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Episode 231

With solicitations just around the corner, DC announces a few new creator shifts for December and we discuss that and details on this year’s Batman Day. We review Batman #30 and Detective...

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Prime 1 Studio Announces Arkham Knight Batman Beyond Variant

Prime 1 Studio has revealed their newest statue that is immediately open for pre-orders. Based off the Batman Beyond skin appearing in Batman: Arkham Knight, this new variant will release between...

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Funko Announces Second Wave of DC Bombshells Pop Heroes

Funko has announced a new wave of Pop Heroes for the DC Comics Bombshells line. The second wave includes Poison Ivy, Batwoman and Catwoman, including a 1:6 purple chase variant and Books-A-Million...

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Gotham Season 4 Episode 1 Details, Images and Clips

The first episode of the season of Gotham airs tonight at 8PM ET/CT on Fox with “Pax Peguina”. Fox has released a number of screens and videos to promote tonight’s season premiere.  ...

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DC All Access: Titans Casting and Batman Day

DC All Access has released their latest episode which features Gotham, the Titans series and the first of the Dark Nights one-shot, Batman: The Death #1.  

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Batman Enters the Gritty Dark World of Film Noir in New One-Shot

Batman has teamed up with The Shadow, the Ninja Turtles, and the Scooby Gang, but has he teamed up with a cable TV host? Well it’s about to happen as Turner Classic Movies (TCM) and DC Comics...

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Diamond Select Solicits for Spring 2018

Diamond Select has announced some of the items that will be making their way to stores next spring and there are a few new TBU items.   DC ARKHAM ASYLUM VG VINIMATES    A Diamond Select Toys...

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UPDATE: Batman-Themed VR Headset Set

Last week, we brought you a news story laying out a new VR headset coming from a company called Skyrocket. At the time, the only news related to the set was that it was set to release in the UK....

DC Versus: Joker vs Red Hood

DC All Access has released their latest versus video which features Joker against Jason Todd’s Red Hood.  

Review: Justice League #28

Overview: The Justice League settle in with their newfound children from the future. Wonder Woman in the Watchtower starts to believe that she is the cause of the dystopian future the children came...

Episode 230

The gang is here to cover the past two weeks of news and reviews including All-Star Batman #13, #Batman #29 and Detective Comics #963. After covering Greater Gotham, we dive into a listener question...

Justice League Invites You to Enter Their Reality…Virtually

We at The Batman Universe are pretty focused on the Bat and his family, but don’t let that fool you into thinking we’re not huge fans of his work friends as well. Take for example the...

Review: Bane: Conquest #5

Overview: As Bane encounters Catwoman in his mission in Russia, the circle closes as Dionysius tries to entrap them both!   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): Conquest #5 begins with a bang as Bane...

DC All Access: Batman: The Telltale Series

DC All Access has released a new video talking with Anthony Ingruber, who is the voice of Joker in the Batman: The Telltale Series, as they discuss the upcoming second chapter, which releases on...

Review: Harley Quinn #27

  Overview: Harley tangles with the Penguin who seeks to knock over much of Coney Island to build a Casino!   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): Harley Quinn #27 opens in the roller derby where...

Review: Nightwing #28

Overview: In the finale of the Spyral story arc, Nightwing and Huntress face off against the evil mastermind behind the Spyral’s arms dealing, Mr. Minos.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): The story...

Gavin O’Connor Signs on to Write, Possible Direct, Suicide Squad 2

With David Ayer not returning to the Squad’s second outing, the big news in Hollywood would be which filmmaker would step in to the cash-cow franchise for the sequel. Well look no further than...

Gotham Season 4 Details Hint at Proto Batman, New Villains

If the preview released by DC Entertainment is any indication, the fourth season of Gotham is going to be when Batman begins. Check out the full video for interviews with the cast and creators but...

DC All Access: Batman and Unboxing

The latest episode of DC All Access has released and features a glimpse at Batman #30 and an unboxing of a new subscription box.  

Review: Batman #30

Overview: Before we head into the third and final act of “The War of Jokes and Riddles” we take one last pause for an interlude.  As the war continues, it takes its toll on everyone involved. ...

Episode 60

Here is part two of our Zero Hour coverage as we continue with Robin #0. The Zero Hour event has reset some thing in the universe…but did it really reset anything for Tim? Terence, Ryan, Rob...

Harley Quinn Day Will Offer Events, Swag, Signings and More

On September 23, 2017, over 5000 libraries, comic shops, and bookstores will come together to celebrate the 25th anniversary of everyone’s favorite psychologist turned villain turned wacky...

5 Cool Features of the Air Hogs RC Batmobile

Batman fans everywhere rejoice! Now you have the amazing opportunity of driving the Batmobile and experience the Dark Knight’s adventurous life!   Before you get all excited, I have to let you...

DC All Access: Bombshells United

DC All Access has posted a new video featuring an interview with Marguerite Bennett on the new series, Bombshells United.  

Superhero Socialism: A History of Anarky (Part One)

One of Batman’s secondary, but widely-studied and highly-controversial rogues is back in the pages of Detective Comics. The enigmatic Anarky made a surprise return in the final page of Detective...

Last Week in the Batcave

This is a week filled with joy, Bat-visitors, for this is a week filled with Bat-boys. From Nightwing being cast for the Titans series, to the boys appearing in Batman, Tim being a nerd in Detective...

TBU Review Roundup 8/30

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: Justice League of America #13

Overview: The JLA continues their split adventure.  Batman, Frost, Atom, and Lobo delve deeper into the Microverse searching for Ray Palmer while Black Canary and Ray deal with the mysterious new...

Professor Pyg is Heading to Gotham

If there’s one thing you can say about Gotham, it’s that the show can find a way to work even the most obscure Batman villain into the universe that it’s building. It should come as...

Episode 166

Gerry and Chris are hear to cover the next installment of Bat-Books for Beginners. This time around Robin: To Kill a Bird is covered which includes Robin #135-139. Be sure to leave your comments...

Brenton Thwaites Cast as Dick Grayson in Titans Live Action Show

Time for all other Bat-related news to get off the street because TVLine is reporting that Titans, the 2018 show headlining DC’s streaming service, has found it’s Dick Grayson. And...

Six Flags Announces New Harley Quinn Attractions

No one would argue that Harley Quinn is as popular as ever. Just look as September brings Batman day which has been renamed Harley Quinn Day this year in honor of her twenty-fifth anniversary. Six...

Review: Red Hood and the Outlaws Annual #1

Overview: After joining a Russian circus as a traveling act, the Outlaws gain a new member in Nightwing to take on KG Beast. Although a short lived partnership, Jason and Dick are given a chance to...

Episode 140

After Tim’s solo outing on the last episode, Dane is back to join him in recapping all of the big news from the last two weeks! They first give their spoiler review of the first episode of...

Review: All-Star Batman #13

Overview: We get flashbacks from Alfred’s past, while in the present Alfred rounds up a crew to save Batman from the Black Knight.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): In Bruce’s first week...

Batman-Themed VR Headset Set for Release in the UK

Batman fans are about to get a chance to become the Dark Knight, virtually at least. Upload VR has discovered that manufacturer Skyrocket is set to release Batman-branded VR headsets for smartphones...

When did Catwoman learn Batman’s secret identity?

The marriage proposal between Batman and Catwoman in Batman #24 has brought many old fans back to the series. If they’ve been away for a while, one reoccurring question has been “When...