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Last Week in the Batcave

We’re entering the coverage of last week’s news with a sprint and a jump, with no time to catch our breaths as DC Comics announces an event upon event. The past three weeks have brought...

Review: Super Sons #12

Overview: The Teen Titans have to deal with the aftermath of Tim Drake’s suicidal mission.   Editor’s Note: This is the fifth and final part of the Super Sons of Tomorrow crossover that...

DCU Spotlight: Review: Superman #38

Overview: After Superboy and Robin are tracked down by a faction of the Teen Titans, they decide to head to the Fortress of Solitude for more assistance. Despite another solar flare blast from...

Review: Teen Titans #15

Overview: While the team contemplates joining Future Tim in stopping Superboy, Damian secretly takes Jon away from the team to locate their fathers and find a solution to Jon’s uncontrollable solar...

Review: Super Sons #11

Overview: Bat-Tim continues on a mission to change his future, even if he has to kill to fulfill it.   Editor’s Note: This is the second part of the Super Sons of Tomorrow crossover that...

DCU Spotlight: Review: Superman #37

Overview: Just as things are settling down following the attack from Mr. Oz, Superman is confronted by a Batman from the future. This Batman, a murderous Tim Drake, has returned to the present to...

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...

Last Week in the Batcave

This article could be renamed “What happened in NYCC” for what is worth. Seriously, folks. New York Comic Con brought an absolute downpour of news. Our very own Joshua Lapin-Bertone, aka...

Last Week in the Batcave

Doesn’t matter who your favorite Robin is, or if you are on the “Batman works better alone” team, the undisputed biggest news in Gotham last week was the beginning of “Lonely...

Last Week in the Batcave

Last week we went through a date that marked not only the history of the United States but also of the world. I remember watching my morning cartoons and having them interrupted by a special news...

Last Week in the Batcave

So there I was, stepping into the Batcave to do this wrap up of last week, and what do I find? The remains of a large gathering, batarangs scattered across the floor, teacups and coffee mugs left all...

Last Week in the Batcave

Batman: The Animated Series was the entry point for many of us gathered here today in this cave. Kevin Conroy – Batman’s voice in the series – is regarded as the one true Batman for...

Last Week in the Batcave

This week we have a lot of introductions to make, as a ton of announcements has fallen on our heads. Between the seven one-shots spinning out of Metal, all of them evil versions of Batman, and the...

Last Week in the Batcave

Batman is gone, long live the Batman. It is time to say farewell to Mr. Adam West, the Batman from the ’66 television series, who left the land of the living this weekend making all of the...

Last Week in the Batcave

For us Bat-Fans, yesterday was a very significant day. It was the day of Mary, the woman who called her son “little Robin” thus effectively giving birth not only to Dick Grayson, but to the Robin...

Last Week in the Batcave

A fictional place where our heroes gather to defend Gotham, the Batcave would never have come into existence were it not for great comic writers and artists through the ages. The image of all of...

DC All Access: Mr. Oz’s Secret Plan

DC All Access has released a new video featuring Patrick Gleason talking about Superman, but specifically Mr. Oz and the characters he has imprisoned. Superman #18 is available today. Check out why...

Review: Robin: Son of Batman #9

As the issue opens, Robin is watching several kids playing on the former giant penny and T-Rex outside the Lucius Fox Center for Gotham Youth…one child ends up falling, but is caught by none...

Review: Robin: Son of Batman #6

Our issue opens once again within a flashback during the Year of Blood. In Bialya, Damian is shown battling and killing several gigantic monster were-bats who are protecting a glowing green scepter....

Review: Robin: Son of Batman #5

This month’s issue opens on Day 142 of the Year of Blood and we see a young Damian riding full tilt away from a burning temple in North Asia…carrying a green skull-like helmet of some kind....

Review: Robin: Son of Batman #3

As this month’s issue begins, Damian is hard at work tinkering with the whistle that will eventually be used to control Goliath (this is a flashback you see). As Damian activates the whistle, the...

Review: Robin: Son of Batman #2

Opening up in flashback, we see Damian and his mother Talia sparring with kendo sticks. As Damian seemingly beats Talia and gloats, she quickly gains the upper hand and reprimands him for not...

SDCC 2015: DC Announces Next “Batman Eternal” Plus “Robin War”

  In a press event at San Diego Comic Con this morning, head Batman group editor, Mark Doyle, officially announced the sequel to the year-long weekly series Batman Eternal as DC will begin...

Review: Robin: Son of Batman #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   The...

Gleason Talks “Robin: Son of Batman”

Warning:  This article and interview contain spoilers for Batman #40     The release of the new title Robin: Son of Batman in June will be a new adventure for both Damian Wayne in his...

DC All Access: Patrick Gleason on Robin

In the latest episode of DC All Access, artist for Batman & Robin and writer/artist for the upcoming title Robin: Son of Batman, Patrick Gleason, discusses the final issue of Batman & Robin,...

Review: Batman and Robin #40

As the final issue of Peter J. Tomasi and Patrick Gleason’s run on “Batman & Robin” opens, we see the Justice League hurtling through the air towards an island near Japan. As Wonder Woman...

Review: Batman and Robin #35

This book looks freaking GORGEOUS! I think Gleason is getting better and better. I don’t know how, but he is. But I also think the darker shades of John Kalisz’s coloring make it look...

Review: Batman and Robin #34

Basically, this is the make-up issue for the Bat-family. They are finally at peace after the results of Death of the Family. And it was a good sign of things to come. I enjoyed their interactions...