Did you catch the Batman Beyond cast reunion over the weekend? Want to see a new clip from Justice Society: World War II? How about a peek at the seventh season premiere of The Flash? Want to see some Dawn of the Seven movie posters from the set of The Boys? Did you catch all the Easter eggs and comic references in last week’s WandaVision? Did Amber Heard get fired from Aquaman 2? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
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The Series: Batman Beyond
Where You Can Stream It: HBO Max
The Pitch: 20 years after the Dark Knight’s retirement, headstrong teen Terry McGinnis ends up under the tutelage of an elderly Bruce Wayne as the new Batman, protecting Neo-Gotham from all kinds of new threats and rogues.
Why It’s Essential Viewing: Because it’s streaming on HBO Max and it rules as hard as ever!
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Bottleneck Gallery is continuing their big week of pop culture art reveals in honor of the canceled San Diego Comic-Con. Even though the convention will live on virtually next week, there are a bunch of artists who were planning on releasing new prints for sale to the hordes of fans on the show floor. But now, Bottleneck Gallery is releasing them online.
Today’s line-up of prints includes Spider-Man: Homecoming by Matt Ferguson, the classic Golden Age version of Wonder Woman from Tom Whalen, the characters of Batman Beyond by Dave Perillo, a terrifying print for The Dark Knight from Jack C. Gregory, and a gorgeous Jaws print by Doaly, which provides a unique take on the classic movie poster by Roger Kastel. Check them all out below and find out when you can get them. Read More »
Will you watch Joss Whedon‘s panel that will be released for Comic-Con at Home? Want to see photos from rehearsals for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2? Did you see Roblox is getting a special Wonder Woman tie-in event? Will we see Giancarlo Esposito appearing in a Marvel Studios movie? Did you know comedian Tig Notaro was almost in Spider-Man? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
Bottleneck Gallery has a new collaboration with Eyeland Prints showcasing artist Ben Harman’s latest additions to his ongoing classic Disney castle series. But that’s not all, because if you prefer the darkness of Gotham City, artist Mark Chilcott also has you covered with a batch of new Batman prints, each one featuring a different version of The Caped Crusader in the stunning cityscape he protects every night. Check out the new Ben Harman Disney castle prints and Mark Chilcott Batman prints below. Read More »
What’s the new return date for Supergirl? Why didn’t Kaley Cuoco use the signature Brooklyn accent for Harley Quinn? Did you know Superman once quarantined himself to save people from a virus? Who is playing Lana Lang on Superman & Lois? Is there a hidden Avengers Easter egg in Thor? Why did Black Widow co-star Florence Pugh shut off her Instagram comments? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
How did a Titans special effects supervisor get killed? Why did Ruby Rose have to cancel her Comic-Con appearance? Want to see a new Iron Man VR preview? What superhero was teased in the latest Avengers video game footage? Why didn’t Batman Beyond ever do a sequel movie with The Joker? What is the best-selling superhero video game of all-time? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
When Batman Beyond debuted on Kids’ WB in 1999, it shattered expectations for what a sequel series to the classic, critically acclaimed Batman: The Animated Series would be like. A dark, weird cyberpunk continuation to the landmark animated noir series, Batman Beyond became a beloved classic in its own right that was both a radical departure from the storied history of the Caped Crusader while feeling like a loving homage.
“While we wanted to keep the familiar elements…we wanted [Batman Beyond] to feel fresh,” co-creator Bruce Timm said at the show’s San Diego Comic-Con panel on Thursday. But it’s been 20 years since Batman Beyond first premiered, and the series doesn’t feel quite as fresh as it used to. However, that will soon be remedied with the release of a long-anticipated remastered Blu-ray complete series set arriving this October. How…schway.
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Bottleneck Gallery has a bevy of exciting pop culture print releases planned for New York Comic-Con 2018, featuring movies ranging from Indiana Jones to E.T. to Jurassic Park and featuring artists like Laurent Durieux, Dave Perillom Tom Whalen, Martin Ansin, Matt Ferguson, Gabz, and more. Below, get a preview of some of the art and learn when you can buy it1
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How much did Cesar Romero‘s Joker costume from Batman fetch at auction? How many Marvel tattoos does it take to set a Guinness World Record? How did the Cloak & Dagger premiere fare in the ratings? Want to see a Red Skull portrait that was meant to be in Captain America: The First Avenger? Would you believe Anthony & Joe Russo got death threats for leaving Hawkeye out of Avengers: Infinity War? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »