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The Devil in the Details: A History of Batman-666 (Part 1)

The recently released Super Sons #10 (January 2018, by Peter Tomasi, Jose Luis, and Scott Hanna) gave us a brief future intermezzo that showed an adult Damian Wayne, wearing a trench-coat-style...

Episode 154

Gerry and Chris are hear to cover the next installment of Bat-Books for Beginners. This time around Superman/Batman: Supergirl is covered which includes Superman/Batman #8-13. Be sure to leave your...

TBU Review Roundup 2/22

  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...

TBU Review Roundup 8/31

  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...

TBU Advance Collected Editions Solicits September/October 2016

DC Comics has released some advanced solicitations for Batman-related graphic novels and trade releases that will be available throughout the months of September and October of 2016. Several of...

TBU Advance Collected Edition Solicits – August/September 2016

DC Comics has released some advanced solicitations for Batman-related graphic novels and trade releases that will be available throughout the months of April, May and June 2016.  Several of these...

New TBU Advanced Collected Edition Solicitations

DC Comics has released some advanced solicitations for Batman-related graphic novels and trade releases that will be available throughout the months of February, March, and April 2016.  Several of...

DC Offers Black Friday Digital Batman Deals

  This holiday season, DC Digital provides plenty of things to be thankful for – over 750 things, in fact! To celebrate Black Friday, DC Comics will offer 750 issues of iconic Batman stories...

New TBU Graphic Novel and Trade Advance Solicitations

DC has released some advanced solicitations for Batman-related graphic novels and trade releases that will be available throughout the month of March and April of 2015.  Several of these are for...

TBU Graphic Novel and Trade Advance Solicitations

DC has released some advanced solicitations for Batman-related graphic novels and trade releases that will be available throughout the month of December.  Most of these are collected editions of...

New Ongoing Batman/Superman Title Announced

  Today it was announced over at USA Today that DC will be putting out a new ongoing Batman/Superman title starting in June. The new series is set to take place during the early years of both...

DCU Spotlight: Review: I, Vampire #5

Usually when blood runs red in the streets of Gotham City it's because the nefarious plans of some super criminal has spilled over into the innocent populace and those poor souls end up paying...

DCU Spotlight: Review: Flashpoint #5

  Flashpoint, and an era of DC Comics over 75 years in the making, comes to an end. This event has run over the summer and was widely publicized as the game-changer that would tie the old DCU to...

Review: Superman/Batman #87

DC Comics brings the hammer down on Superman/Batman #87!   This issue marks the end of the Superman/Batman comic for DC as they have decided not to continue it for their run of “The New...

Episode 75

  BBFB: Batman: The General Discussion: Josh's Departure   0:00:00 Intro 0:03:11 Comic News 0:29:28 Batman: 80-Page Giant 2011 0:40:38 Batman: Arkham City #5 0:47:30 Superman/Batman #87...

Episode 73

  BBFB: Robin: Cry of the Huntress   0:00:00 Intro 0:01:54 Comic News 0:05:48 Batman #712 0:14:51 Batman: Gates of Gotham #3 0:23:04 DC Retroactive: Batman-The 70's 0:33:29 Flashpoint:...

Review: Superman/Batman #85-86

The Secret Parts 1 and 2   We’re having a two for one special here at The Batman Universe so get your discount cards ready and make sure you swipe your I.D. correctly!  OK, we...

Bat-Book Delays

  Only one delay this week and it's an odd one. The 'Batman 80-Page Giant 2011' has been delayed by one week from the 3rd of August to the 10th. The reason this is odd is because...

Episode 70

  BBFB: Batman: Misfits   0:00:00 Intro 0:02:24 Comic News 0:43:54 Batman: Arkham City #2 0:49:35 Superman/Batman #85 0:57:45 Batman #711 1:06:32 Batgirl #22 1:15:32 Flashpoint: Deadman and...

Review: Superman/Batman #84

The “Epic” Conclusion of Sorcerer Kings!   I say, “epic” conclusion to Sorcerer Kings because that is what it says on the cover. Would DC lie to us? So was it epic?...

Review: Superman/Batman #83

Our “Elseworlds” like adventure continues in Cullen Bunn’s magical mystery tour of the future where Superman’s powers have changed as he operates under the influence of an...

Episode 68

  BBFB: Batman: Spoiler   0:00:00 Intro 0:01:17 Comic News 0:11:03 Batman: Arkham City #1 0:17:54 Batgirl #21 0:25:16 Batman #710 0:38:54 Batman Incorporated #6 0:56:15 Birds of Prey #12...

New Sup/Bat Writer Brings Story Back to Batman

Comic Book Resources has posted an interview with the new writer of Superman/Batman, Joshua Hale Fialkov. Fialkov is penning the three-issue arc appearing in the pages of Superman/Batman starting...

Bat-Book Delays

  Well it seems Paul Dini is back to his usual self this week as 'Batman: Arkham City' #2 is delayed from the 25th of May to the 8th of June, but still, at least it's still going to...

Episode 66

  BBFB: Gotham Nights (1992)   0:00:00 Intro 0:01:30 Comic News 0:20:41 Batgirl #20 0:32:37 Batman and Robin #22 0:51:12 Birds of Prey #12 1:05:56 Red Robin #22 1:19:57 Gotham City Sirens...

Bat-Bulletin: Trimming the Batman Line

One problem we at "The Batman Universe Comic Podcast" have is covering the many books DC puts out. It seems like the Batman line has more books than it really needs. Some are good, some are...

Episode 65

  BBFB: Batman: Shadow Box   0:00:00 Intro 0:01:35 Comic News 0:22:08 Detective Comics #875 0:34:32 Gotham City Sirens #21 0:42:55 Batman Beyond #4 0:51:20 Superman/Batman Annual #5 1:01:39...

Review: Superman/Batman #82

Superman and Batman return for the second part of Cullen Bunn’s “Sorcerer Kings” and things are no less “phantasmagorical”. (His words not mine.)   If you remember,...

Episode 64

  BBFB: Two-Face: Crime and Punishment   0:00:00 Intro 0:01:45 Comic News 1:00:06 Batman: Streets of Gotham #21 1:13:31 Superman/Batman #82 1:19:15 Batman #708 1:27:36 Batman: The Dark...

Bat-Book Delays

  Well I'd like to make a formal apology to the listeners of the comic podcast for my mistake, not that I was in the wrong but DC once again has its solicitations mixed up. You may remember...