Living legend Dennis O'Neil writes a two-issue story in December's “Detective
Comics” #851 and “Batman“ #684, and talks to CBR about the project, what he's
been up to, and his review of "The Dark Knight."
DC Comics has released images and solicitations for new comics and products
on sale in December, 2008, including the latest from "Final Crisis," "Watchmen,"
"Batman: R.I.P.," "Superman" and much more.
Limited Soles has announced a deal with DC Comics to create limited edition
runs of Superman, Batman and Joker sneakers, which will be available only
through online channels.
TT Games Managing Director Tom Stone talks to CBR about "LEGO Batman,"
detailing its development, design advances, gameplay, story, and why it may be
the best game yet for Batman fans.
The darkening of Superman and why if there's one character who's not built for dark, it's him; the nightmare that ate Minneapolis; webcomics; saving Superman's birthplace; Google comics and tons of other notes.
"The Dark Knight" crossed the 500 million mark this weekend, putting the beloved
Batman picture less than 100 million away from all-time record holder "Titanic,"
while moving up a spot in the week's Top 10.
John Mayo crunches the numbers for the Top 300 Comics & Top 100 Trades for
July, 2008. Marvel took the top spot with "Secret Invasion" #4, selling an
estimated 175k, while DC debuted at #5 with "Batman" #678.
Two writers who know their way around the Batcave, Alan Burnett of "Batman:
The Animated Series" and Greg Rucka of "Gotham Central," share their thoughts
on "Batman: Gotham Knight."
DC Comics has released images and solicitations for new comics and products on sale in November, 2008, including the latest from "Final Crisis," "JSA," "Batman: R.I.P.," "Teen Titans" and much more.
"The Dark Knight" deflected competition from the crusty "The Mummy" franchise
and has now passed the $400 million mark in the US in just 18 days, breaking
another record and putting it that much closer to sinking "Titanic."
Lots coming out of San Diego, including an original art appea on behalf of Harrods, Bat-news, an original art appeal, California moaning, an update on "Holy Terror Batman" and much more in this post Comic-Con edition of LYING IN THE GUTTERS!
Chip Kidd presented a slideshow sneak-peek of his upcoming book from Pantheon, "Bat-Manga!," to a rapt audience, featuring rarely seen in the United States Batman Manga from the 1960s.
Cartoon Network's new animated Batman series will bring a little Dick Sprang to
the cartoon world. Producer James Tucker and company reveal more details
about the upcoming show.
DC Comics held their panel on all things Batman Friday afternoon at Comic Con
International, and CBR was there! See what Grant Morrison, Paul Dini, and others
have to say about Batman's future.
Warner Bros. Animation has released a brand new trailer for their upcoming
"Batman: The Brave and The Bold" cartoon. Check back with CBR later today for
our complete report from the B:TB&TB panel!