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.
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POSTED BY Jon Roke ON January 31, 2013 Add Comments
If you remember all the way back to September of last year you will probably recall I was not at all positive about The Dark Knight Returns Part One. In my opinion it suffered all the myriads that can make an animated film terrible: bad acting, terrible animation, clunky dialogue and awful music. And I did not have high hopes for part two. The clips I had seen of part 2 had not impressed me at all and…
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POSTED BY Steve Rogers ON January 15, 2011 Add Comments
Batman Beyond Volume 2 #4-5 ($1.99 each)
The Royal Flush Gang and Shriek appear in these two issues
Batman Beyond Volume 3 #1-6 (#1 $0.99, #2-6 $1.99 each)
The entire 6 issue Adam Beechen mini-series from the summer-fall of 2010 that re-launched the world of Terry McGinnis in the DCU.
Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight #6-8 ($1.99 each)
A 5 part story called Gothic kicks off from the summer of 1990. Klaus Janson does the art, and you may have heard of the guy who wrote it….
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POSTED BY Zach Betonte ON May 12, 2010 Add Comments
Greetings everyone, and welcome back to Creator Spotlight. In this piece, I take a look at the highly successful and controversial Grant Morrison. You either love him or you hate him, I love him, but what about you? Let’s take a look:
Grant Morrison is one of the most highly creative and respected comic book writers in the medium today. However, while Morrison is considered a true pioneer of the comics’ medium, his works often divide the fan base of characters such as Batman.
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POSTED BY Zach Betonte ON January 27, 2010 2 Comments
Hello Bat-fans, Zach here, and I would like to introduce you to a new segment I like to call “Creator Spotlight”. Twice a month, I will write a lengthy piece about a creator who has strong ties to the character of Batman. Let me present you with our first spotlight, one of my personal favorites, the legendary writer/artist Frank Miller.
Frank Miller is considered to be one of the most prolific and influential comic book creators of all time. Miller has left his mark…
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