Good morning Caped Crusaders! Welcome back to another Morning News Round Up edition of our Gotham Gazette!
USA Today has an article about Influential Batman stories over the last 75 years!
Ever since Batman took down an evil chemical baron in his very first case 75 years ago, the DC Comics superhero has undergone countless reinterpretations, not only in comic books but in movies, TV shows, games and pop culture on the whole.
All the while, he’s remained the same guy who has no superpowers but became something more through fear — his own and what he instills in villains — and an obsessive need to avenge his parents’ murders.
Read the full article, written by Brian Truitt, here.
DCcomics.com has an article I thought my readers might enjoy about Robin Rises Omega, but be warned it does contain spoilers.
Leading into this extra-sized one-shot issue, Batman’s family feud with Ra’s al Ghul (in BATMAN AND RA’S AL GHUL #32) brought them to a standoff in the Himalayas over the caskets bearing the bodies of Talia and Damian… a standoff that was interrupted by the forces of Apokolips!
You can read the full article, written by Clark Bull, here.
Here’s another article from USA Today, this one is about the new Lego ‘Dark Knight’ Tumbler coming out for Comic Con!
A LEGO Tumbler, the Caped Crusader’s black armored vehicle of choice in Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight movie trilogy, will be on display at Comic-Con this week beginning Wednesday. Following the pop-culture convention, which runs through July 27, the Tumbler toy (1,869 pieces, $199) goes on sale at LEGO stores and shop.LEGO.com in September.
Be sure to read the full article, also written by Brian Truitt, here.