Rumor: The Red Hood to take center-stage in Ben Affleck’s solo Batman film?

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According to the folks at JoBlo, they’re hearing from their sources that the still not yet actually announced solo Batman film (that is reportedly co-written by Ben Affleck and Geoff Johns, with Affleck in place to direct), will center on The Red Hood: The basic plotline of Affleck’s solo Batfilm is that Jason Todd has […]

Batman Arkham Knight Content Detailed Through The End of The Year

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Today over on the WB Games Community forums the remainder of Batman: Arkham Knight‘s downloadable content rollout was announced. In addition to new story episodes featuring Robin and a slew of Batman’s villains it was also mentioned that the Catwoman episode originally set for October is delayed to November. The troubled PC version of the game […]

NYCC ’15: Cosplay Meltdown!!!

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NYCC ’15 has come and gone, but the photos The Stately Beat Manor took are here to stay.  We had a number of fantastic journalists on the scene, taking pictures of the events happening at the Javits Center as well as the great cosplays attendees wore.  Here are a few favorites:

NYCC ’15: Greg Capullo to take a break from Batman, work with Mark Millar

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Per CBR During his panel at NYCC, Scott Snyder announced that his Batman collaborator Greg Capullo will be taking a break from the title after Issue #51 (which, just a guess, may very well be the wrap-up of the Commissioner Gordon as Batman story arc). Snyder stated that reason for this was that Capullo would […]

DC and Scholastic Tease A New Title for January 26, 2016! What Could It Be?!?

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☛ CAVEAT ☚ All of which follows is readily and publicly available online. (Until someone plugs all of the leaks.) I have not used any confidential sources. The original catalog citations which I quote below (with embedded URLs) are not hidden or behind a paywall at Edelweiss. Further information was all found by Google searches, and […]

Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez’s Work on the DC Style Guide is the Coolest Thing You’ll See Today

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Ever wondered what the exact Pantone shade of Batman’s cowl is (circa 1980)?  How about Superman’s skin?  Or perhaps what parts, exactly, are visible in Wonder Woman’s invisible jet?  Well look no further, because legendary DC artist Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez has you covered.  He posted the 1982 DC Comics Style Guide on his Facebook page today. The Style […]

August Batman: Arkham Knight DLC Revealed

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Warner Bros. gives details on what Arkham Knight owners can add in August. 1989 Movie Batmobile Pack: Battle through the streets of Gotham City with this pack that includes the Batman skin and Batmobile from the 1989 Batman film, as well as two tracks inspired by the film’s sequel. The Bat-family Skins Pack: Included in […]

SDCC ’15: DC Comics Meets Lego Arts

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By Nick Eskey “Lego” is the toy that let’s allows kids and adult to build from premade manuals, or to create out of their imaginations. Complete miniature sized cities, even worlds, can be made. But what about a something larger than life?   Nathan Sawaya is the artist behind the nationwide touring exhibit “The Art […]