Batman Day



Proper Nightwing to Return in 2020 in James Tynion IV's Batman Run

Proper Nightwing to Return in 2020 in James Tynion IV’s Batman Run

Thanks to man-on-the-spot, Jonathan Sellers for this one. He’s at the Batman Day event at Barnes & Noble at Union Square in New York, with Dan DiDio, James Tynion IV, Scott Snyder, Brad Walker and Peter Tomasi where he saw them announce the new Batman ongoing series team of James Tynion IV, Tony Daniel, Danni […]


It's Official - Dan DiDio Confirms James Tynion IV as New Batman Writer in 2020

OFFICIAL – Dan DiDio Confirms James Tynion IV as New Batman Writer in 2020

Yesterday, Bleeding Cool told you that DC Comics would announce the new writer of their ongoing Batman comic book today, probably at the Barnes & Noble Union Square Batman Day event alongside Dan DiDio, Scott Snyder Brad Walker and Peter Tomasi. Then we told you it would be Justice League writer and former Detective Comics writer, […]

"Batman: Black and White" Statue Series Hit Their 100th Statue

Batman Black and White Statue Series Hit Their 100th Statue

Batman Black and White series first debuted back in 1996. It was a limited-run series from DC that features 8 page Batman stories in Black and White. Volumes 2 and 3 of the series are more recent with a 2013-2014 publication. The Batman Black and White series have been quite popular but the statue series […]

Back to Watchmen and Batman With Tom King

Back to Watchmen and Batman With Tom King

Tom King may have been fired from the main Batman book (whatever the official PR line may be) , finishing his planned run in the spinoff Batman/Catwoman mini-series (at the more traditional Tom King length of twelve issues). Well, in his final few issues, King may be revisiting the reality of the man who Bane […]

Batman #81 Loses Its Year Of The Villain Branding

Batman #81 Loses Its Year Of The Villain Branding

DC Comics is clearly worried about whether or not their comic books have “Year of the Villain” branding on their cover and whether it’s accurate or not. Which is why retailers have been told, in time for FOC and Batman Day, that the upcoming Batman #81 will no longer have DC’s Year Of The Villain […]



DC Comics to Announces New Batman Writer Tomorrow on Batman Day

DC Comics to Announces New Batman Writer Tomorrow on Batman Day

Tomorrow, on Saturday, September 21st, according to DC Comics’marketing department, is Batman Day. Participating comic book stores will have giveaways of reprint Batman comic books, as well as a variety of comic book ephemera. Bleeding Cool also understands that DC Comics will take the opportunity to announce the new writer of the Batman ongoing comic […]


Daily LITG – 15th September 2018 – It’s Batman Day

Welcome to the eighth daily Lying In The Gutters – our week anniversary. A runaround of yesterday’s news on the site and what we might expect today. You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. Five most-read stories yesterday Marvel Preview Reveals Rogue is Secret Daughter of Professor X and Lilandra When Richard Meyer […]

Danny Elfman

Danny Elfman Kicks Off Batman Day As He Works On Justice League

It’s Batman Day (or Harley Quinn day, depending on who you ask), and DC kicked it off with a Birthday Wish from the man who wrote the original theme for Batman: The Animated Series, Danny Elfman. The former frontman for Oingo Boingo made the move from rock start to film composer seamlessly, working on a […]


Full Details Of Harley Quinn’s Takeover Of Batman Day Revealed

If you’ve been following along, you know that Bleeding Cool was the FIRST to report that Harley Quinn will take over Batman Day on September 23. You’d know that because we bring it up every time we talk about it. Sometimes, even when it’s not even related to the subject. The other day, we were […]


Tony Wolf’s Short Comic About Killing Jason Todd For #BatmanDay

  Tony Wolf writes: I had been writing and drawing autobio comic short stories about my Brooklyn neighborhood of Greenpoint (titled ‘Greenpoint of View‘) with encouragement from Brooklyn creators Dean Haspiel and the late Seth Kushner – and I’ve also been inspired by the work of Harvey Pekar and the documentary-comics style of Ed Piskor […]


Batman Gets Ready For Batman Day

Tomorrow, September 26th, is Batman Day and DC Entertainment has been doing a lot of promotions for it… but the oddest may be this one from DC Collectibles using one of their action figures and stop-motion photography to create this video of Bruce Wayne preparing for his big day. For more information on Batman Day, […]

A Comic Show – Every Day Is Batman Day! (VIDEO)

Aaron Haaland writes, Hey Fandom! This week is a lot about Saturday’s BATMAN DAY, we’ll have a huge sale in addition to the free Bat-Swag. There’s several great batbooks out, including Grayson’s return to Gotham. I’m excited for Robin War and it’s build up. For those 18 and over, we’ll have a free Vertigo Preview […]