The most recent Batman film, The Dark Knight, rode to tremendous commercial and critical success due in large part to Heath Ledger's Academy Award-winning reinvention of Bob Kane, Fill Finger and Jerry Robinson's iconic DC Comics villain, The Joker. Ledger died of an accidental overdose of
With the release of The Dark Knight Rises just a couple of months away, it makes sense that comic collectors with a Bruce Wayne budget might crave issues the Caped Crusader's initial print run. Despite this line of log
Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes continues to provide curious fans with fresh looks at its blocky cast of heroes and villains, debuting three new screen shots this week on VideoGamer. Set for release on basically every videogame system on June 19, Lego Batman 2 will pit Batman, Robin, Superman, Green Lanter
The comics community woke up Thursday morning to the sad news that Jerry Robinson, creator of the legendary Batman villain The Joker, had passed away. Besides his invaluable contributions to the medium during its Golden Age, Robinson was throughout his life a vocal proponent of creators' rights and representing the comics medium as a true art form and creatively valid form of storytelling and expression.Robinson's stori
Batman's Rogue's Gallery is a twisted trip through the darkness and horror of modern life; for every anxiety that plagues us, there's a Batman baddie to personify it, accumulating the most impressive array of villains in comics. And standi
With over two million copies sold in its first week of release, it's pretty safe to say that Batman: Arkham City, the new game in which Batman punches his way through a massive prison built out of Gotham City itself, is a pretty big hit. That means that we're pr
Last year, actor Mark Hamill announced that the video game Batman: Arkham City would be his final performance as the voice of The Joker. The game finally went on sale this week, and it looks like Hamill's sticking with his decision.
Writing on Twitter today, Hamill bid