Welcome to The Batman Universe, your source for all things related to the Dark Knight. You can learn about the latest news related to the comics, movies, TV, merchandise, video games and much more. We also release a number of podcasts related to various aspects of the Caped Crusader. Check out the latest news or editorials from our staff.
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POSTED BY Steve Rogers ON December 1, 2012 Add Comments
Ame-Comi Girls #12 ($0.99)
Sinestra’s origin story is told.
Batman: Arkham Unhinged #53 ($0.99)
While Batman continues on the Bookbinder case, Bruce Wayne earns some enemies in City Hall based on statements concerning Arkham City.
All-Star Western (2012-) #14 ($3.99)
The Black Diamond has been stolen, and Doctor Jekyll hires Jonah to find it.
Batman Incorporated (2012-) #5 ($2.99)
Following the end of issue #4, we get a glimpse into the world of the future Gotham as seen in Batman (1940-2011) #666.
Batman: Gotham Adventures #38-39 ($0.99)
More issues from this early 2000s tie-in to the Animated…
Tags: all-star western, ame-comi girls, batman, batman incorporated, batman: arkham unhinged, batman: gotham adventures, batman: the dark knight, bookbinder, bruce wayne, dc comics, dr jekyll, gotham city, jla: classified, joker, jonah hex, justice league unlimited, kid amazo, legends of the dark knight, new teen titans, scarecrow, sinestra, talon, teen titans, tim drake, wonder girl
POSTED BY Stella Bowman ON November 30, 2012 Add Comments
Say 'hello' to Sweet Brown! This filling, post-Thanksgiving episode includes delicious reviews of Detective Comics #484 and #485, and is stuffed with Batgirl #13, Batgirl Annual #1, Birds of Prey #13, and Worlds' Finest #5. Help yourself to a side of Babs in the Tube and the latest literature recommendation.
Tags: annual, batgirl, batgirl to oracle, birds of prey, detective comics, world's finest
POSTED BY Tom Panarese ON November 30, 2012 Add Comments
The tenth episode of "Taking Flight" is part one of my coverage of "A Lonely Place of Dying." In this episode, I cover parts 1-3, which are in Batman #440, New Titans #60, and Batman #441.
Tags: batman, batman: a lonely place of dying, new titans, robin, the batman universe taking flight, tim drake
POSTED BY Ed Grause ON November 29, 2012 Add Comments
The big battle in space is over and our team is on its way back to Earth in “Red Hood and the Outlaws #14”. This issue starts us off with a bang as Superman comes alongside and asks for a word with Kori. Awkward! The crew thinks it can help our heroes give Superman the slip by transporting them to Earth using a cloaking program, but a few minutes after being transported to the island hideout, the Man of Steel has already caught up with them. Superman…
Tags: batman, batman incorporated, batman: death of the family, gotham city, isabel ardila, jason todd, joker, pascal alixe, red hood and the outlaws, roy harper, scott lobdell, starfire, superman
POSTED BY Dustin Fritschel ON November 29, 2012 Add Comments
Today, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment unveiled Deathstroke as the latest addition to the growing cast of heroes and villains in Injustice: Gods Among Us, the upcoming DC Comics fighting game. Known as a legendary assassin, Deathstroke utilizes a small arsenal of ranged and melee weapons to penetrate his enemies’ defenses.
Accompanying this all-new character reveal are screenshots and a gameplay video showing off Deathstroke’s combat moves and weapons.
Tags: deathstroke, flash, green arrow, injustice: gods among us, nightwing, superman
POSTED BY Steve Rogers ON November 24, 2012 Add Comments
Ame-Comi Girls #11 ($0.99)
The Atom debuts, as well as the Ame-Comi Universe’s version of Sinestro.
Batman: Arkham Unhinged #52 ($0.99)
The crime and economic conditions of Gotham continue to decline as Batman tries to solve the riddles of the Bookbinder.
Batman: Gotham Adventures #36 ($0.99)
Superman guest stars as he tracks a mobster down in Gotham with Batman’s help.
Batwoman (2011-) #14 ($2.99)
After questioning Medusa’s son, Batwoman and Wonder Woman go back to Gotham to try and stop the latest attack.
Birds of Prey (2011-) #14 ($2.99)
The Birds go up against Kondor on their…
Tags: amazo, ame-comi girls, atom, batman, batman beyond, batman: arkham unhinged, batman: death of the family, batman: gotham adventures, batman: knightsend, batwoman, birds of prey, bookbinder, catwoman, cheetah, dc comics, dick grayson, gotham city, jason todd, jla: classified, joker, joker king, justice league, justice league unlimited, katana, kid amazo, kondor, lady shiva, legends of the dark knight, lex luthor, medusa, metropolis, nightwing, red hood and the outlaws, scarecrow, selina kyle, superman, wonder woman, young justice
POSTED BY Dustin Fritschel ON November 23, 2012 3 Comments
In this episode Tim, Dane and Terence talk about The Dark Knight Rises and the Oscars, how Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope was snubbed by Annie Hall for Best Picture, whether The Reader was worthy of stealing The Dark Knight's nomination for Best Picture in 2008, Beware The Batman, the comic solicitations for February, The Dark Knight Rises unreleased one sheets, The Dark Knight Returns Part 2 DVD, and cover all of the comics from the past two weeks.
Tags: batman: the dark knight returns, beware the batman, star wars, the batman universe bat-fans, the dark knight, the dark knight rises, the reader