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Last Week in the Batcave

Welcome to another gathering in the Batcave, where we cover all things with pointy ears that came out through the previous week! Would that include Orion, then? Well, no, technically not, but we...

TBU Review Roundup 1/10

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...

Episode 176

Gerry and Chris are hear to cover the next installment of Bat-Books for Beginners. This time around Batman: Death and the City is covered which includes Detective Comics #827-834. Be sure to leave...

Review: Detective Comics #972

Overview: Clayface, turned by the Victim Syndicate back into a monster, attacks the Gotham Knights with all the skills he gained training alongside them.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): In...

Episode 238

We kick off the new year with a look at the last two weeks of 2018. Detective Comics #971 and Batman #37 are reviewed. Despite having issues with his voice, Dustin leads the charge on the news from...

Gun Happy New Year: A History of Deadshot (Part 1)

Over the past few years, DC Comics’ chain-smoking master assassin Deadshot, one of Batman’s second-tier rouges, has gained popularity—appearing in more comic books than ever and in...

TBU Review Roundup 12/27

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...

Episode 175

Gerry and Chris are hear to cover the next installment of Bat-Books for Beginners. This time around Batman: Detective is covered which includes Detective Comics #821-826. Be sure to leave your...

Review: Detective Comics #971

Overview: The Victim Syndicate’s plan divides the Gotham Knights team so that their ultimate weapon can do the most devastating damage.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): At Arkham Asylum, the...

Episode 237

Just in time for the holidays, the Comic Cast is here as your excuse to get away from the relatives. Sit back as we discuss the past two weeks worth of news, review Batman #36 and Detective Comics...

History of Holiday Stories in The Batman Universe

While the holiday season is a time of joy, reflection and festiveness, The Dark Knight has often been used as a beacon of light in the bleakness of despair that can happen during this time of year....

TBU By the Numbers – November 2017

November was a very good month for DC Comics, who snatched eight books out of the Top Ten comics for the month. As reported by Comichron, this was the only month of 2017 to outperform its...

DC Comics TBU Solicitations Breakdown for March 2018

DC Comics has released the solicitations for March and as always there is a ton happening in The Batman Universe. There are new story arcs and ones wrapping up as usual. A relatively slow month as...

TBU Review Roundup 12/13

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: Detective Comics #970

Overview: The joy of Red Robin’s return turns dark as everything starts falling apart.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): Asleep in his Belfry chair, Tim Drake (Red Robin) dreams of Bat-Tim’s...

Episode 150: Anniversary Special Part 1

Holy Eighth Anniversary, Batgirl! Holy 150 episodes, Commissioner! Donovan Morgan Grant and Joshua Lapin-Bertone join me as we recap the year and update what is happening in Donovan’s tummy! We...

Episode 236

Three weeks has brought some really good releases. Sales numbers for October are covered along with solicitations for February. We review Batman #35, Batman Annual #2 and Detective Comics #969. After...

Episode 146

Dane and Tim are back with a new episode, where they recap a bunch of news from the last couple of weeks, including the fallout of Justice League’s poor box office numbers, Brian Michael...

Editorial: What are the best DC Rebirth Series?

On May 25, 2016 DC Universe: Rebirth #1 was released. Ever since the one-shot, DC has had many great titles come out. Many titles have been well received and continue to be. Big events are happening...

TBU Review Roundup 11/22

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...

Episode 172

Gerry and Chris are hear to cover the next installment of Bat-Books for Beginners. This time around Batman: Face to Face is covered which includes Batman #651-654 and Detective Comics #817-820, as...

Review: Detective Comics #969

Overview: Spoiler (Stephanie Brown) discovers Red Robin (Tim Drake) has returned, but behind the scenes of the joyful reunion, dark forces are afoot.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): The newly...

DC Comics TBU Solicitations Breakdown for February 2018

DC Comics has released the solicitations for February and as in almost every month, there is a ton happening in The Batman Universe. There are new story arcs and ones wrapping up, including one of...

Last Week in the Batcave

On this very special week, we are live streaming from the Watchtower! I believe that most people reading this have already watched Justice League at this point, and I believe most of you have had a...

Episode 235

With very little news to discuss, the team takes time to discuss the comics more in depth than usual when covering Batman #34 and Detective Comics #968. Listener comments continue to be about Tom...

Episode 63

Episode 63 brings us closer to Dick Grayson as Batman in Prodigal, but first Rob and Terence discuss the passing of Denny O’Neil’s wife. After that they look at the next four parts of...

TBU By the Numbers – October 2017

With Comichron releasing their full market analysis for the month of October, we are now able to check how well The Batman Universe did in this prolific month. The influx of one-shots that Metal is...

Why We Love the Drake: A Spotlight Series on the Fan Favorite Robin (Part 4)

Editor’s Note: If you are jumping on board for the first time, be sure to check out the first parts of this Character Spotlight including Part 1, Part 2 and Part 3. When we last discussed...

Last Week in the Batcave

Did anyone bring candles? Do we even have enough candles? Should it be 77 candles, or is it like 20-something, or maybe 30-ish? Or maybe just one, just the same as when one vow was taken and a...

TBU Review Roundup 11/8

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...