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.
Batman has over seventy years of history and fans who have followed his career, and that's what The Batman Universe is all about.
POSTED BY Dustin Fritschel ON August 29, 2012 2 Comments
What if the Avengers met Batman? What would happen? Would Batman from Chris Nolan's universe easily be beat or would the Avengers bicker amongst themselves and loose? College Humor took this idea and ran with it.
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POSTED BY Chris Gering ON June 19, 2012 1 Comment
There is a great deal that could and should happen for the future. Especially in Gotham City. Many things indeed. Specifically with the film franchise, including the animated films. Yet, this concerns more than just Batman. This is about the entire DC Comics filmography that has yet to be made. And sadly, this all started with the Avengers movie. In case you’re wondering, Yes, I did see it. It was much more than I was expecting. Also, it’s difficult to argue with it being the number one film…
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POSTED BY Dustin Fritschel ON June 8, 2012 1 Comment
Discussion: The Future of the DC Film Franchise
0:02:02 Movie News
0:24:47 TV News
0:36:27 Merchandise News
0:42:26 Video Game News
0:57:01 General News
0:59:45 Listner Q&A's
1:18:38 Special Promo
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POSTED BY Steve Rogers ON May 28, 2012 4 Comments
2008. Doesn’t seem that long ago, but in some ways, it feels like it has been quite some time. And for the movie making arms of Marvel and DC, the road to 2012 could not have been different.
First, there was Iron Man and The Incredible Hulk. The first two salvos in Marvel Studios' pet project, of crafting a set of films that were interconnected and a shared universe, much in the same way comic books are.
Oh sure there were missteps along the way, Iron Man 2 was not the…
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POSTED BY Dustin Fritschel ON April 23, 2012 Add Comments
The Dark Knight Rises is just under three months away from releasing in theaters. There were a couple of new stories making their way around the internet over the weekend.
According to an article over at The Wall Street Journal, The Dark Knight Rises will feature over one hour of IMAX footage. That is compared to the forty minutes found in The Dark Knight.
Next up, is news of the next trailer for the film. Instead on reporting the speculation…
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POSTED BY Zach Betonte ON April 1, 2011 1 Comment
Recently, during an interview conducted by the LA Times with new, Warner Bros. Motion Picture Group President, Jeff Robinov, he mentioned that he plans to have a "Justice League" film released by 2013. Along with this news, Robinov also explained that Warner Bros. plans to reinvent, or reboot Batman after Christopher Nolan's third and final film, The Dark Knight Rises. This news comes with both positives and negatives.
First, the positives. On one hand, it is very ambitious for Warner Bros. to shoot for…
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POSTED BY Dustin Fritschel ON June 8, 2010 Add Comments
“I am Iron Man. Think you are the only superhero in the world? Mr. Stark, you’ve become part of a bigger universe, but you just don’t know it yet,” Nick Fury, director of SHIELD. “I’m here to talk to you about the Avengers Initiative.”
Those words, spoken by Samuel L. Jackson at the end of 2008’s Iron Man are words that may have shaken up the way comic book movies are made. On its own Iron Man was a…
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