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 Steve Rogers ON March 31, 2012 Add Comments
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Batman (1940-2011) #1
Joker makes his debut among the stores in Batman's first titular title.
Batman (1940-2011) #159
It's the Silver Age and this Sheldon Moldoff story from 1963 features Joker and Clayface at odds with one another.
Batman (1940-2011) #251
The iconic 1973 Denny O'Neil and Neal Adams Joker's Five Way Revenge story that brought the Joker into a more modern setting.
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POSTED BY Steve Rogers ON February 18, 2012 Add Comments
Batman: Arkham Unhinged #18 ($0.99)
Back in the present, strife between the Gotham City Sirens is featured.
Batman (2011-) #6 ($2.99)
Trapped beneath the city, Batman is hunted by the Court of Owl’s assassin, Talon.
Batman Plus Arsenal #1 ($1.99)
An oversized one-shot from 1996 featuring Arsenal, Roy “Speedy” Harper, teaming up with Batman to take down the KGBeast.
Batman Beyond (2012-) #1 ($0.99)
Norm Breyfogle joins the art team as the Adam Beechen title makes it return.
Batman: Battle For The Cowl #1-3 ($1.99 each)
In the wake of the apparent death…
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POSTED BY Jon M Wilson ON October 3, 2011 Add Comments
The first month of DC Comics: The New 52 has come to a close and brought us a variety of Batman adventures that have mostly confirmed what we might have already guessed about the Batman's life and history. There have been a few surprises, though, and it's now time to see what the final run of comics had in store fore the Caped Crusader. This week saw Batman featured in Batman: The Dark Knight #1 and then make a guest appearance…
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POSTED BY Steve Rogers ON September 24, 2011 Add Comments
Batgirl (2008) #1-6 ($1.99 each)
2008’s Adam Beechen penned Cassandra Cain Batgirl mini-series as Cass goes after her father.
Batman #713 ($1.99), Batman (2011-) #1 ($2.99)
HOLY PERFECT TIMING BATMAN! August of 2011’s finale to the first volume of Batman’s titular title, freshly legally digitized the same day as the “New 52” era first issue of Batman, written by Scott Synder.
Batman #1,000,000, Robin #1,000,000, Young Justice #1000000 ($1.99 each)
Continuing the DC One Million epic Bat Universe pieces.
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