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 8, 2012 Add Comments
The Source has revealed that a few of the Bat-books will be getting guest creators coming this October and November. While some were already revealed during the solicitations that were released in July, the solicitations for November are less than a week away.
First up is an announcement that was hinted at in the solicitations for October. Nightwing #13-14 will be written by Tom DeFalco, with art by Andres Guinaldo and Mark Irwin. The story sets Nightwing against Lady Shiva,…
Tags: andres guinaldo, brian cunningham, eddie berganza, kyle higgins, lady shiva, mark irwin, nightwing, red hood and the outlaws, superman, tom defalco
POSTED BY Dustin Fritschel ON March 16, 2012 Add Comments
Wondercon is underway and the first panel for The Batman Universe is the DC All Access panel. Here are the highlights of the panel courtesy of The Source, Comic Book Resources and Newsarama.
-Eddie Berganza compared Alfred in Batman: Earth One to Liam Neeson in Taken
-Scott Snyder mentioned that Batman #9 is the beginning of Batman punishing the Court of Owls
-Future issues of Teen Titans will have Red Robin explore his role as leader
-Bob Harras stated that Greg Hurwitz is so…
Tags: alfred pennyworth, batman: the dark knight, bob harras, cassandra cain, court of owls, dc comics, eddie berganza, gregg hurwitz, liam neeson, red robin, scott snyder, stephanie brown, teen titans, wondercon
POSTED BY Dustin Fritschel ON August 29, 2011 Add Comments
Comic Book Resources and Newsarama both reported on the events that took place this past weekend at Fan Expo 2011 in Toronto. There was a ton of focus on all of the new series launching in September, but there were some Batman news bits mentioned as well. Here are the summarized versions according to CBR and Newsarama.
-Even though Justice League is considered Year One for the relaunch, Batman has still been operating as a hero, just not in the public eye.
-Detective Comics will feature…
Tags: alfred pennyworth, batman, cassandra cain, detective comics, eddie berganza, fan expo, harley quinn, james gordon, spoiler, stephanie brown, tony daniel, toronto
POSTED BY Dustin Fritschel ON June 15, 2011 Add Comments
DC Comics head editors; Bob Harras, Editor-in-chief, and Eddie Berganza, Senior Executive Editor; both weighed in at all of the speculation around DC's announcement of the relaunch. Both Comic Book Resources and Newsarama conducted interviews and we will break them down for you.
On important events from the characters history occurring as well as renumbering "legacy" series such as Batman and Detective Comics:
CBR: The other question I had on this front was about the #1s. These happen often in comics these days,…
Tags: batman, batman beyond, bob harras, dc comics, eddie berganza, scott snyder
POSTED BY Melinda Hinman ON December 15, 2010 Add Comments
Ah, December. Normally a month flooded with trades and one-shots and minis and… Wait, that sounds exactly like this month. Coming fresh off the heels of a November jammed with papers, December offers a two-part mini-series titled Batman: Orphans. Written by executive editor Eddie Berganza, this mini-series will be concluded with the release of part two on December 22.
The story opens with Robin dead in a pool of blood, rain pouring from the skies in the way that only seems to happen in Gotham. Immediately,…
Tags: bat-grotto, batcave, batman, batman: orphans, batmobile, bookworm, bruce wayne, chris ward, crispus allen, dick grayson, eddie berganza, francisco ramirez, gcpd, gotham city, jason todd, joker, krunch, lance, league of assassins, lexcorp, metropolis, monica, national whisper, nightwing, penguin, pulp fiction, ra's al ghul, renee montoya, roaches, robin, sam jackson, samantha locke, talia al ghul, tim drake