Superhero Bits: The Dark Knight Rises, Batman: Arkham City, The Avengers, Adam West, Robin, R.I.P.D., The Wolverine

Want to see a massive, kick ass infographic breaking down the use of color in comic books? What did Joseph Gordon-Levitt say to the question "Are You Robin" in The Dark Knight Rises? When does Hugh Jackman say The Wolverine will start shooting? Which character did we not see in yesterday's spoiler-filled Dark Knight Rises video? Will The Avengers have a presence at New York Comic Con? And what's the latest awesomeness in regards to Batman: Arkham City? Read about all of this and much more in today's Superhero Bits.

What you see above is about 20% of a massive, really cool infographic put together by Colourlovers (via Geekology) breaking down colors in comic books. This thing is so cool I was tempted to put the whole thing on its own page but, figured I'd give the creators the credit. Really – you've gotta check this out.

Wow. Just wow. This pre-alpha gameplay footage from the scrapped Avengers game looks awesome. BE WARNED, the footage could possibly considered SPOILERS if it's true to the movie. Which I don't think it is. Thanks to Topless Robot.

And while you might think that game is dead, according to Gamespot (via Superhero Hype) Marvel is now, once again, looking at different options to trying to get The Avengers game made.

Monday was Adam West's birthday and, to celebrate, ScreenJunkies came up with the 25 best Adam West GIFs on the internet such as the one above.

Speaking of Batman, Listverse has a great feature called the 10 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Batman. And, I'll admit, I didn't know at least half of them.

MTV Movies spoke to Joseph Gordon-Levitt at the Toronto Film Festival and he talked about how excited he was to be in The Dark Knight Rises and, more importantly, answered the question, "Are you Robin?"io9 took the interview we posted yesterday with Gary Oldman and called out the fact that Christopher Nolan didn't write down the ending of The Dark Knight Rises.

Someone on Reddit was driving through their snow covered town and found these superpowered snowmen. Avengers Assemble.. in snow.

Hugh Jackman told MTV that The Wolverine will shoot next year when he's done with Les Miserables.

I love [the character]. He's eternally fascinating to me. He's dark, tortured, and an interesting flawed character who somehow gets the weight of the world on his shoulders. I still don't feel like we've really nailed him, and I really want to get it.

According to CMB, if you pre-order Batman: Arkham City at Gamestop, you can get this exclusive Joker Challenge map. There's much more on this game on the next page.

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I think The Hulk would be a really good football player. And, if that was the case, maybe he'd play for USC. Thanks to Twitter user @Schofizzy for the heads up and click over to for more USC Marvel t-shirts.

CHUD has a long editorial called "How the Ending of The Dark Knight Rises Is Feeding Nolan's Myth." As if you needed more incentive to read it.

Another Reddit user was really in need of the facilities when they saw someone doing some superhero themed street art. Pretty funny.

Dark Knight Rises producer Michael Uslan spoke extensively to Movieweb and commented as much as he could, which is to say not a lot, about both this movie and the future of Batman as a whole. A good read for Batman fans.Geeks Are Sexy found this guy at Montreal Comic-Con. How the hell did he cosplay as an 8 foot tall Hulk? Someone must have made him angry.New York Comic-Con will reportedly have "never-before-seen footage and appearances by special surprise guests" from The Avengers on Oct. 15 in the IGN Theater. Line up early.

Who knew? They are making action figures of Alfred E. Newman as various superheroes like Superman, Green Arrow and Aquaman. And apparently, this is the second series. Find out more at SuperPunch.

No Blastr, I don't think all The Dark Knight Rises set photos and videos are a huge, elaborate hoax. But it's an interesting thought.

Batman Eats a Hot Dog thanks to /Film reader Rodrigo H.

Artist David Tran has totally re-imagined the X-Men in big series of drawings (via CBM). Thoughts?

SuperheroHype has posted a bunch of new screenshots from Batman: Arkham City including this one with Bane.

And, if you buy the Green Lantern Blu-ray, you can get this Sinestro skin for Batman: Arkham City according to Play 3 Live.


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Yesterday, we ran some videos of trucks crashing in The Dark Knight Rises. But who is in the truck? Comic Book Movie unearthed this photo that reveals it's "Miranda Tate," Marion Cotillard's character. The plot thickens.

Comic Book Movie seems to think Man of Steel will have the Fortress of Solitude in the film.Superhero Hype has posted a bunch of car crashes from the Boston set of R.I.P.D. That's just one of the videos above.