Bat-Mite 1977: The Impish Sidekick

Bat-Mite 1977: The Impish Sidekick

Bat-Mite 1977: The Impish Sidekick. Batman originally met Bat-Mite, the hero-worshipping imp from another world, in Detective Comics #267  from March 1962 in a story by Bill Finger. That Bat-Mite was well represented in the Batman: The Brave and The Bold animated series. Paul Rubens nailed he role voicing Bat-Mite. Today I want to remember the Bat-Mite [...]

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mazes & Mutants

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mazes & Mutants

The Turtles try to relax by playing a role-playing game called "Mazes & Mutants", but the game becomes real when Sir Malachi sends the Turtles into the game in order to make it through the maze, defeat the dragon, and save Princess April. Today, we are enjoying another episode of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. It’s [...]

Why Are Superhero Movies So Much Better Than Superhero Comics?

Why Are Superhero Movies So Much Better Than Superhero Comics?

So when Rob Bricken, formerly of Topless Robot then regular contributor to io9, asked a poignant question... “Why Are Superhero Movies So Much Better Than Superhero Comics?” Some may argue this. I won't but some might. There are those who think that they are inferior because the stories that the movies convey are just bastardised [...]

Batman vs. Two-Face: A GREAT Curtain Call for Adam West

Batman vs. Two-Face: A GREAT Curtain Call for Adam West

Batman vs. Two-Face, this was Adam West’s final performance. We finally got the Batman (66) / Two-Face face off  that we’ve, and by “we’ve” I mean ME, have always wanted. Bill Shatner as Two-Face? This is going to be Bat-Tastic! Adam and Bill started out on a pilot for “Alexander the Great” in the 60’s. This [...]

The Rocketeer: Still a Wonderful Watch

The Rocketeer: Still a Wonderful Watch

The Rocketeer: Still a Wonderful Watch, it’s still a fun movie. This one came out in 1991 and I feel like it wouldn't have existed without Tim Burton's Batman. I am a sucker for period films, and any movie that has some solid Nazi punching is aces in my book. A team up of pulp [...]