When asked to identify the best onscreen Batman; some might say Ben Affleck looking, as he does, like he’s just strolled off a comic book page or a frame from Batman: The Animated Series. They might say that Christian Bale’s nuance and earnest charisma earn him the right … Continue Reading
EDITORIAL NOTE- The following retrospective contains spoilers for Batman: Arkham Knight and the preceding ‘Arkham’ games.
When it comes to PC Gamers it seems that Warner Bros. games’ matra is “Meh, fuck ’em!”. Despite being a huge critical and commercial success on the console scene, the PC port of Batman: … Continue Reading
Batman fans could have been forgiven for recently breathing a long and well deserved sigh of relief.
Firstly, it was announced that after talk of deteriorating negotiations between director Matt Reeves and Warner Brothers executives that Reeves would indeed be taking to the director’s chair for The Batman.
Secondly (and … Continue Reading
Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders is the first piece of new cinematic content based on the iconic TV series of the 1960s in almost 50 years (unless you count the New Adventures of Batman in 1977 which utilised the voice talents of Adam West and Burt Ward but was … Continue Reading
I’ve already rhapsodised about how much I love this hugely under-appreciated character.
J’onn J’onzz would be a huge asset to future Justice League films but is also interesting enough to carry a film in his own right. Audiences will inevitably draw comparison to Paul Bettany’s Vision over at … Continue Reading
When Fox released the above image of its titular antagonist in X-Men: Age of Apocalypse, the voice of fandom did what the voice of fandom does. Fans took to social media, hastily assembling memes comparing the design of the character to Power Rangers villain Ivan Ooze and drawing unfavourable … Continue Reading
Like many PC gamers I’m currently lamenting the fact that I’m unable to play the (purportedly spectacular) Arkham Knight, the third and final chapter in the Arkham trilogy by plucky UK developers Rocksteady and Warner Brothers games.
It turns out that third party developer Iron Galaxy, best known for their … Continue Reading
When the teaser trailer for Zack Snyder’s Batman V Superman : Dawn of Justice dropped in April, observant fans espied what appeared to be an encased suit of Robin armour hiding in the background of a shot depicting a brooding Bruce Wayne.
With the more recent trailer a few weeks … Continue Reading