Batgirl of Burnside

Return to Burnside – Batgirl #7 Review

Batgirl #7 sees the titular character return to Burnside, the new region of Gotham that was more hip, young and modern, and was the site of the incredibly well-received re-imagining of Batgirl by Brenden Fletcher, Cameron Stewart and Babs Tarr. When the DC Rebirth rolled around, it did seem like a nice break that Hope […]

The End Has Come For Batgirl Of Burnside

We’ve been in Burnside with Batgirl for the past eighteen issues, and it has been quite a journey. I have to give the creative team that took over the book, Brenden Fletcher, Cameron Stewart, and Babs Tarr a lot of credit. What they did in Burnside with such a well known character, was brave. If […]

Where Will Batgirl Be Beyond Burnside?

Bleeding Cool reported Batgirl leaving Burnside on a road trip to find herself last month. Headed for Japan, Mark Doyle explained that Barbara will continue… “that vibe of a young, twenty-something superhero, carving out her own little corner in the coolest, scariest city in the world.” My hope is that by the “twenty-something vibe” they don’t mean throwing […]

Enough Batgirls To Go Around…Gail Simone Agrees

Surprise! I love Batgirl. Bigger surprise…I love Gail Simone’s Batgirl. With a new creative team on the horizon for the future of Barbara Gordon, it’s nice to take a look at what Simone thinks on the matter. Batgirl of Burnside grew on me. Overall I think that the work that Brenden Fletcher, Cameron Stewart, and Babs Tarr did is admirable. Some […]

Gail Simone Takes On Batgirl Of Burnside In Secret Six #11

Thank goodness for social media, because this was lovely news to wake up to this morning. I haven’t really shut up about my feelings about how great Gail Simone’s Batgirl was, and if you miss it as much as I do, you’ll be happy to read the new issue of Secret Six today. Here’s what Simone had to say… Now, Secret […]

Toy Fair ’16: A Batgirl Of Burnside POP! Vinyl Will Happen

The first Batgirl of Burnside Funko product was released at Toy Fair 2016 this past weekend, and it is spectacular! Take one look at it, and you’ll be smiling, I’m sure. But what about a POP! Vinyl? After all, there is an original Batgirl POP!, and a whole league of superheroes. So where is the Babs Tarr inspired POP!? Funko […]