Category Archive: BATMAN!

The Pull List: 8/12/2015

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Buzz-worthy books of the week   Americatown #1 In a distant future, an economic collapse has killed the United States of America. The residents now immigrate to other countries to find work, establishing… Continue reading

5 Stories to Inspire Ben Affleck’s Batman Movie

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SPOILERS! 5. Hush When casting Batman, Zack Snyder went for an older type of Batman, one vaguely based on the “Dark Knight Returns” version. That means Batman must have had years of activity,… Continue reading

Top 10 ‘Arkham Knight’ Easter Eggs (That Should be Expanded On)

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Batman: Arkham Knight is a massive game. The sandbox is big and detailed, with dozens upon dozens of individually designed buildings. The designers have embraced the opportunity to pack it full of easter eggs… Continue reading

Tabletop Tuesday: ‘Love Letter: Batman’

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Even if you only occasionally dip into modern board games, you’re likely to have seen Love Letter. The wonderfully concise card game involves luck, bluffing and memory, is easily stored in its little pouch… Continue reading

The Geekery Guide: The History of Arkham Asylum

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Do you know what comes out in a week? Batman: Arkham Knight, the third part in Rocksteady’s awesome trilogy of games! These story driven, action and stealth masterpieces rank among the best games ever made,… Continue reading

Netflix Doco Binge – Nerd Culture (‘Mudbloods’ and ‘Starring Adam West’)

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Urgh. It’s exam week. That means I have to spend all my spare time marking essays on film. It also means I’m going to spend a lot of time binge watching something in… Continue reading

HOLY HATE FEST BATMAN! A Second Look At The “Dawn of Justice” Trailer

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Like many superhero fans I hold Batman and Superman in high regard. Batman has been and always will be, my favorite superhero.  As elaborate and sometimes fantastic as his tales have been, Batman’s story… Continue reading

The Pull List: 4/29/2015

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Must read comics of the week. Batman #40 The conclusion to “Endgame.” Batman puts it all on the line to defeat the Joker. Fantastic Four #645 The end of the Fantastic Four in… Continue reading

Does Zack Snyder Think We’re Stupid? A Look at the ‘Dawn of Justice’ Trailer

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A couple of years ago the teaser trailer for Man of Steel hit the internet and I wrote a feature about why it didn’t look very good. People were unhappy with this assessment, insisting… Continue reading

The Pull List: 4/22/2015

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Must read comics Convergence Batman & The Outsiders Convergence already bores me. But I couldn’t resist throwing out this classic team up.  Infinite Loop #1 The solicit doesn’t say too much about this… Continue reading