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Late Night Fun - Batman 1972 By Francesco Francavilla

Over on his blog Francesco Francavilla is having some fun. The cover artist for After Life With Archie, Fantomax and The Shadow is giving us a proposal for a concept all his own. He’s doing up Batman 1972 in classic exploitation style art. He calls it the grooviest story of the year and ask us to reblog… Read more »

Batman 17 Review And Reaction - Wednesday Trending Topics

Batman 17 tops the BC charts for the second straight day: Did Bruce Wayne make the cruelest betrayal of all in Batman 17? There are spoilers for Batman #17, the conclusion to Death Of The Family, in this review. Most-Read Comic Stories Today – Batman 17 Did Bruce Wayne Make The Cruelest Betrayal Of All? (Batman… Read more »

Batman 17 - Tuesday Trending Topics

Lots of stories on Batman 17 today and lots of interest in them. And I bet there will be even more interest in this release beginning in just a few hours: I’d like to start this review by telling you what’s under the silver serving dishes is… Most-Read Comic Stories Today – Batman 17 Batman #17… Read more »

First Look At The New Justice League 1, Action Comics 1, And Batman 1 (UPDATE)

DC is releasing a free preview book of material from the new DCU relaunch to comic shops and at San Diego Comic Con this week, and as retailers receive their shipments today glimpses of the material are going to appear like wildfire over the next few hours. Here’s a sample from Cosmic Book News (hat… Read more »

Batgirl #41 Reveals How The New Batman And Batgirl Will Interact

[MILD SPOILERS for Batgirl #41 and current Batbooks below!] I could barely contain my excitement for this new issue of Batgirl! As most of you know, there’s a new Batman in town, and now it’s time to see how that affects our lovely Babs. From DC Comics, written by Brenden Fletcher and Cameron Stewart, with… Read more »

Batman And Superman Discuss Transgender Issues In The 31st Century - And Nothing Has Changed

From Justice League 3001 #1 out today as part of the DC You mini-relaunch. A comic book in which the Guy Gardner clone character discovers that he is now in a woman’s body. And is dealing with the experience by beating a lot of people up across the cosmos. So we must turn to the… Read more »

Thor's Comic Review Column - The Fiction #1, Prez #1, Ghostbusters #1, Robin: Son Of Batman #1, Battleworld: Squadron Sinister #1, Runaways #1, Old Man Logan #2

This Week’s Reviews: The Fiction #1 Prez #1 Ghostbusters: Get Real #1 Robin: Son Of Batman #1 Battleworld: Thors #1 Battleworld: Squadron Sinister #1 Battleworld: Runaways #1 Battleworld: Old Man Logan #2 The Fiction #1 (Boom!, $3.99) By Cat Taylor One of the attractions of any form of media entertainment is the ability to live… Read more »

Thor's Comic Review Column - Battleworld Titles, Bloke's Terrible Tomb Of Terror #9-11, Long Distance, Adventure Time: Marceline Gone Adrift #6, Batman #41

This Week’s Reviews: Battleworld: Marvel Zombies #1 Battleworld: Mrs. Deadpool and the Howling Commandos #1 Battleworld: 1602–Witch Hunter Angela #1 Battleworld: Ghost Racers #1 Battleworld: Weirdworld #1 Battleworld: Ultimate End #2 Bloke’s Terrible Tomb of Terror #9, #10, #11 Long Distance Adventure Time: Marceline Gone Adrift #6 Batman #41 Battleworld: Captain Marvel and the Carol… Read more »

Bleeding Cool Bestseller List - 15th June 2015 - Batman Begins

This is the Top Ten Bleeding Cool Bestseller List, as compiled by a number of comic stores from their sales on Wednesday and Thursday. It measures what are known as the “Wednesday Warriors”, those who can’t wait to the weekend to get this week’s comics. We salute you, and the keenness you bring to your… Read more »

Scott Snyder Mocks Twix Ad In Today's Batman #41

When Batman relaunched as a comic back in 2011 along the rest of the DC New 52, Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo brought us a dark Batman which a touch of the cartoon. In the months that came, the book got even darker as the Joker carried out atrocity after atrocity. At which point something… Read more »

Denver Comic Con '15: Live! From The Epic Cosplay Real Wedding Of Batman And Daenerys Targaryen With Anthony Michael Hall(UPDATE)

Describing this event will almost certainly result in me identifying the cosplay costumes wrongly, but in the wedding party of this real cosplay wedding closing out Denver Comic Con, and claiming to be the first of its kind in the country, we had Batman (the groom), Thor, a Jedi, Daredevil (Netflix version), Ariel, a Kitten,… Read more »

Denver Comic Con '15: The Batman Panel With Dan Jurgens, Becky Cloonan, Amanda Conner And Jimmy Palmiotti

The Batman Panel hosted by DC at Denver Comic Con on Sunday was a full house, and featured Dan Jurgens, Becky Cloonan, Amanda Conner And Jimmy Palmiotti. Jorge Corona joined them a few minutes later. Asked what they love about working on Batman, Jurgens said, “Terse dialogue. Very terse dialogue. Maybe no dialogue”. Cloonan said… Read more »

Batman The Only Non-Convergence, Non-Star Wars Comic In Top 10, As DC's April 2015 Marketshare Recovers

In March, Marvel had a fifteen point lead in terms of marketshare over DC Comics. In April, the lead is still there but it’s much,much smaller. Marvel’s share of the comic book market dollars in April was down from previous months, as February’s 38.44% rise to March 38.82% was reversed with April’s 34.15%. And their sales of individual comics, which… Read more »

Bleeding Cool Bestseller List - 3rd May 2015 - Batman Beats Everyone, Again

This is the Top Ten Bleeding Cool Bestseller List, as compiled by a number of comic stores from their sales on Wednesday and Thursday. It measures what are known as the “Wednesday Warriors”, those who can’t wait to the weekend to get this week’s comics. We salute you, and the keenness you bring to your… Read more »

Denver Comic Con 2015 Announces A Weird Science Reunion And A Game Of Thrones/Batman Wedding

Entering its fourth year, Denver Comic Con is Denver’s premiere pop-culture fan experience, covering the worlds of comic books, film, and related media. It is also an extension of and an awareness builder for its parent organization, Pop Culture Classroom. Denver Comic Con (DCC), Denver’s largest consumer convention and a program of education nonprofit Pop… Read more »