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DCU Spotlight Review: Dark Days: The Casting #1

The Short Story: Batman goes to a dark place as the DC Universe looks to having a potential Crisis.   Synopsis (spoilers): We continue to read from the journal entries of Carter Hall, aka...

This Week in the Batcave

I have to open our regular meeting this week with a little bit of bragging from my part. I must have instincts more heightened than all of them Bats put together because I smelled something fishy...

DCU Spotlight Review: Dark Days: The Forge #1

Synopsis (Spoilers): We open in ancient Egypt with Carter Hall along with other horsemen, as they ride toward something… a metal ship falling out of the sky.   Currently, in the Bermuda...

The Watchmen Watch: A Button and a Clock

For this final installment of our Watchmen Watch specials, we are finally analyzing The Button and its implications, namely the upcoming Doomsday Clock. In true Dr. Manhattan style, we will be doing...

Review: Injustice: Gods Among Us Year-Five #4 (Digital Chapters #7-8)

Synopsis: Chapter seven picks up from last issue with Batman arriving at Wayne Manor to take on Superman and some of his Regime members. As Mirror Master and Alfred watch the battle from the windows...

Review: Bat-Mite #2

Opening up where the previous issue left off, Bat-Mite contemplates how to free Hawkman before the evil doctor can replace her brain in his body. After a few quick teleportations around the mansion,...

Review: Bat-Mite #1

Editor’s Note: Please note that in addition to Issue #1 this reviewer also talks about the 8-Page Preview of “Bat-Mite” seen in the “Convergence” titles during the month of May  ...

Convergence: Nightwing and Oracle #2 Review

Where we left off: Dick Grayson and Barbara Gordon are in a changed (but not really changed) Gotham under the Dome. By night, they continue their work as Nightwing and Oracle, and by day they are...

Convergence: Nightwing and Oracle #1 Review

The Story: On El Inferno, Hawkman and Hawkwoman are wiping out heroes from this world, including versions of the Martian Manhunter, Blue Beetle, Flash, and Green Lantern. They are following the...

Review: The New 52: Futures End #40-43

This month’s stories from “Futures End” begin with a blue/red streak speeding across the skies of Kansas, bursting through a door on a farm and grabbing a Superman t-shirt out of a closet. We...

New LEGO DC Super Heroes Sets for 2015 Revealed

  The Brick Fan has posted details on the new LEGO DC Super Heroes sets that will be releasing in January 2015. There are five sets total, one of which pictures have been revealed yet. The sets...

DCU Spotlight: Review: The New 52: Futures End #12

Since the beginning of Futures End, I haven’t been completely sold on what I’ve read so far. When I heard about it, initially, I was excited because I love Brian Azzarello & Jeff...

DCU Spotlight: Review: The New 52: Futures End #11

If you are interested as to who Superman really is, look closely at the cover. You can kinda see a face…. Eh. I can’t make it out. Great cover nonetheless. But the cover adds more...

DCU Spotlight: Review: The New 52: Futures End #10

Futures End has been enjoying so far, to say the least. I'm finally back covering this book, and yes, I've been missing it the last few weeks. But this issue does a good job of catching you...

Retro Review Focus The Gentleman Ghost: Batman #310 and Batman #319

Batman #310 (April, 1979) "The Ghost Who Haunted Batman" written by Len Wein; penciled by Irv Novick, inked by Dick Giordano; colored by Glynis Wein   Synopsis:  “Cor!...

TBU Versus: Volume 2-Batman vs. Lex Luthor Round One

  Greetings Bat boys and girls. Time for a new match-up. Lex Luthor vs. Batman. Just to reiterate, we’re using the same criteria as Superman vs. Batman.     We’ll be...

Young Justice-War Episode Details

  Warner Bros. has sent information for the next episode of Young Justice. The episode will air this Saturday, February 9 at 10:30AM ET/PT on Cartoon Network.   War   Synopsis: A...

DCU Spotlight: Review: Justice League #16

A quick rehash for those of you who have not been following this particular story: this issue is continued from Aquaman #15. Orm, a.k.a. Ocean Master, the brother of Arthur, is now the king of...

CCI 2012: DC Entertainment-All Access: DC NOW!

  Following the Batman panel, DC held their first All Access panels. Representing the Batman side of DC was Scott Snyder and Scott Lobdell. Here are the highlights that involve The Batman...

TBU Versus: Volume 1-Batman vs. Superman Round One

  It's time for the first round of our first TBU Vs. match-up. Remember, the winner of this fight may not necessarily be the one who won in the comic that is being referenced. This...

DCU Spotlight: New Justice League Revealed

San Diego Comic Con is less than a month away, and exclusives are being announced left and right for merchandise vendors. Over the weekend, 'Toon Tumblers revealed their exclusive for Comic-Con...

Thoughts from the TBU Staff about the DC Relaunch

Editor's Note: We have a wide range of emotions coming from everyone here at TheBatmanUniverse.net. Take a look at some thoughts and tune in tomorrow for Dustin's thoughts on this entire...

Justice League in 2013?

  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"...

Review: Smallville Season 9 DVD

Alright, another great set to review. Warner Bros. sent over the DVD version of Smallville season 9. Twenty-one episodes are included on this set. There are some special features featuring some of...