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DCU Spotlight: Review: The Flash #22

(Spoilers ahead) “The Button” has been a wild ride.  It started strong and maintained that course throughout the four issue run, despite some shakeups on the production end of things.  As we...

Review: Harley Quinn #20

(Spoilers ahead) “Rulers are for suckers…and the people that need ‘em.” Harley Quinn #20 opens with an emotional Harley at the cemetery, at the mass grave for all the homeless people killed...

Review: Batman #22

(Spoilers ahead) I’m a champion of Tom King.  I greatly admire the man’s catalog, and even though his work on Batman so far may not have been top notch, it has had its moments.  That being...

The Hole in Things: A History of Simon Hurt (Part Two)

    Who knew that Simon Hurt—a creation of Grant Morrison’s spawned from a single unnamed character that appeared in a single comic way back in 1963—would become the...

DCU Spotlight: Review: The Flash #21

We may not be getting all the answers, but the powers that be sure are teasing us. The Flash #21 is the second installment of the long-anticipated story “The Button,” wherein one assumes we will...

Review: Batman #21

Rebirth has been more than a simple rebranding for DC Comics in the past year.  It has signaled the coming of something great.  It has drawn in both the coveted “new reader” market as well as...

Review: Dark Knight III: The Master Race #8

Another three months, another issue of Dark Knight III: The Master Race.  We’re now well over a year into the publication of this book and we’ve reached the penultimate eighth issue.  We ended...

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...

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.  

Review: Super Sons #1

“So what’s your name?” “It’s Jonathan Kent, you know that.” “No, it’s Superboy, which means it’s time to forget going to bed on time… and...

Hot Wheels Batcave Set Revealed

While it may have shown up before today, Hot Wheels sent out an email earlier today showing off a new playset that features the Batcave. The set features the Batman Unlimited theme with a hot rod...

Review: Batman #16

When I sat down with Batman #16, I had a lot of expectations.   Tom King is a great writer.   While a great deal of his Batman run so far has been lackluster,  he’s coming off the...

Review: Batman ’66 Meets Wonder Woman ’77 #1 (digital chapters #1-2)

When a mysterious book is stolen Batman recalls the drama surrounding the tome from when he was a boy. That drama, of course, included Wonder Woman.   Glorious spoilers below…  ...

TBU Merch Review: Mattel Batman v Superman Batcave

Review: Batman Beyond #3

“Escaping the Grave: Revelations” opens in the Batcave. Matt and Max are exiting the damaged Batmobile. They are trying to establish a video link with Terry, but after all he does not have the...

Review: Batman Beyond #1

“Escaping the Grave” begins with a captive Dana Tan being told by Carter who prefers to be called Terminal that the most influential citizen of Gotham was the Joker. He is telling her because he...

Review: Justice League #6

State of Fear Part 1” opens with the Justice League terrified and running away. The civilians in the area are also running panicked. We see tubes coming from the sky and it appears that there are...

Review: Batman ’66 Meets Steed and Mrs. Peel #3 (digital chapters #5-6)

The Dynamic Duo, Steed, and Mrs. Peel are on the prowl for the master of the Cybernauts. Watch them battle the metal monsters. Marvel at their deductive powers. Laugh at their killer bee dance in...

Review: Batman #2

The bi-weekly adventures of Batman and company continue with Batman #2, which wastes no time in getting down to business.  First, we have the re-introduction of another classic villain, Solomon...

Review: Batman: Rebirth #1

Synopsis:  Last week DC Universe: Rebirth crashed onto the scene, coinciding with the finales of both the Darkseid War and Last Days of Superman.  The trinity of stories effectively brought about...

Review: DC Universe: Rebirth #1

In Brief: Wally West travels throughout the DC Universe, searching for someone who remembers him so he can deliver a dire warning.   Summary (Spoilers): Chapter 1: Lost- Wally opens the story...

Review: Batman/Superman #31

Synopsis: Green-eyed Superman zooms through the dark Gotham sky, speeding through the lit Bat-signal. In need of a detective, Clark seeks the help of the world’s greatest: Batman.   Superman...

Review: Injustice: Gods Among Us Year Five #7 (Digital Chapters #13-14)

Synopsis: Opening in the Batcave, Damian enters and asks Alfred why he even cleans the cave since Bruce probably will not return. They begin to argue the outcome to Batman versus Superman with Alfred...

Review: Batman ’66 Meets the Man from UNCLE #3 (Digital Chapters #5-6)

The Dynamic Duo travel to Europe with Batgirl and the Men from U.N.C.L.E. to stop the dastardly plans of T.H.R.U.S.H. in Batman ’66 Meets the Man From U.N.C.L.E. #3 Spoilers old chum … The...

Review: Batman Beyond #7

“City of Yesterday Prologue” begins in the Batcave. Tim is working to get the batsuit back on line and he has not been successful. Barbara comes in to check on him. After some banter about age...

Review: Titans Hunt #2

“Titans Hunt Chapter Two: Trouble Always Finds Me” opens with Roy Harper. Roy this time is driving his truck out of Oklahoma. From the caption we learn that he is “hunting for answers,...

Review: Batman/Superman #21

This must be the longest day for Clark Kent after losing his powers due to his Solar Flare powers because even after Action Comics #41 Superman is still struggling to regain his strength while taking...

DC TV Update: TBU Links # 19

Greetings and salutations, dear Bat-fans. I apologize for the lengthy delay. I was called away to Gotham. The Sons of Batman had a meeting and I needed to be there. I’ve already said too much....

Figures Toy Company Announces Retro Batcave Playset

Figures Toy Company has revealed that they will be releasing a retro Mego style Batcave to accompany their retro Mego style figures.   The original Mego Batcave was exteremly popular when it...

Review: Batman Eternal #46

This week’s issue of “Batman Eternal” opens with Poison Ivy busy talking to her plants and transplanting several flowers into another pot. We then cut to Batman who is busy battling a horde of...