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Review: Batman: The Red Death #1

Overview: The origin of the Red Death is revealed, as he wreaks havoc in the main universe.   Synopsis: We open with a monologue from the Batman Who Laughs, explaining how worlds in the Dark...

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...

Review: Batman #31

Overview:  The penultimate chapter of “The War of Jokes and Riddles” has a down, but not out Joker on the run from the team of Riddler and Batman.  As the events that have tied up the title for...

Review: The Untold Legend of the Batman #1-3

Editor’s Note: This story was originally published at The Untold Legend of the Batman # 1 – 3 as a limited series from July to September of 1980. It can be found in the collected Tales of the...

Cryptozoic Shows Off Two New Collectible Lines

Cryptozoic has announced that they will be showing off a number of new lines of collectibles at the 2017 Fall Toy Preview in early October. Among the offerings are two lines that specifically deal...

New DC Collectibles Announced for Spring 2018

DC Collectibles has released their part of the monthly solicitations for items that are expected to be in stored Spring 2018. Below are all of the items related to The Batman Universe.   DC...

New Gotham Trailer Recaps Last Season and Gives New Hints

Fox has released a new trailer for Gotham which recaps the third season and everything that happened last year in the first half of the video. In the second half of the video there is a ton of...

TBU Weekly Merchandise Collection for 9/17

The Batman Universe proudly brings back our weekly merchandise column with a new format. Rather than run down all of the items that were announced this past week (check out the Merchandise News...

Review: Suicide Squad #25

Overview: The Suicide Squad rallies together to free a mind-controlled Amanda Waller and stop an army of Suicide Squad’s from killing the world’s superheroes.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead):...

Review: Justice League of America #14

Overview: Lobo weathers a quantum storm while swinging his own dismembered arm as a weapon against a horde of faceless villains.  That statement alone either makes you buy the book or drop it and...

Review: Batgirl and the Birds of Prey #14

Overview: Helena and Dinah try to get a day away from battling strange baddies while Barbara holds down the fort in Gotham. It doesn’t work out like any of them expected.   Synopsis (spoilers...

DCU Spotlight: Review: Dark Nights: Metal #2

Overview: Batman plays world-wide hide and seek with the Justice League, and then turns into a door.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): The Justice League are searching all over for Batman. Superman...

Review: Detective Comics #964

Overview: As Basil Karlo struggles with his inner Clayface, Stephanie Brown faces dangerous revelations from both Anarky and Batman.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): Yesterday, at Arkham Asylum,...

Last week in the Batcave

Last Tuesday, Batman: The Animated Series celebrated 25 years since it first aired. The reason for many of us to be gathered here in the underground of Wayne Manor today, the series is up to this day...

TBU Review Roundup 9/6

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: 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. ...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Review: Batman and Harley Quinn

Overview: In a comedy set in the style of Batman: The Animated Series, Batman and Nightwing begrudgingly enlist a reformed Harley Quinn to stop Poison Ivy and the Floronic Man from destroying the...

Last Week in the Batcave

So there I was, stepping into the Batcave to do this wrap up of last week, and what do I find? The remains of a large gathering, batarangs scattered across the floor, teacups and coffee mugs left all...

New Promo for Gotham Features Bruce in Suit

The headline is kind of generic, but Fox has released a new video featuring a promo for the upcoming season of Gotham. Besides showing off Scarecrow, Bruce Wayne is featured in the majority of the...

TBU Review Roundup 8/23

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: Suicide Squad #24

Overview: Batman mounts a rescue of Killer Frost at Belle Reve Prison while Amanda Waller and the Annihilation Brigade put their plan into motion.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead):  The story opens...

Latest Justice League Action Webisode Released

Warner Bros. has released the latest webisode of Justice League Action which features Batman dealing with Toyman.  

Review: Batman/The Shadow #5

Overview: It’s a race against time as a mortally wounded Batman and the Shadow try to prevent the Stag and the Joker from reaching Shamba-La.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): The story opens with...

Review: Detective Comics #963

Overview: Spoiler (Stephanie Brown) struggles with her mission as her partner, Anarky, reveals his larger plan to her.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): Several months ago, before Tim Drake (Red...

Last Week in the Batcave

  Winter is coming and with it more and more Bat-Books are finding their way out of the depths of DC’s shelves. This week we are welcoming a new title with Batman: Creature of the Night....