My Brother, My Bane

One of the things I enjoy most about The Dark Knight Rises is the parallel track of lives that Batman and Bane lived to get to their respective stations in life. If you’ve spent any time reading this blog, you know that character tracks like that fascinate me. Since Rises functions as a thematic direct […]

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Without a Rope

Well, here we are again. I apologize for another one of my prolonged absences, but I’ve had a few things to sort out both practically and emotionally before I was ready to write again. Since it was the topic of my last post and I’ve thought deeply how much it’s changed my life and general […]

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Show Some Love for Fan Films

There’s a guy that let me know about his Kickstarter project to get funding for a fan-made film having to do with the events between The Dark Knight and The Dark Knight Rises. The goal, apparently, is to make a movie in the Nolan universe that shows the villains we won’t see: Riddler, Mr. Zsasz […]

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The Batman Blogs: The Car

When you hear the name "Batman," perhaps the first thing you think of before Gotham, The Joker or killing off Robin is the Batmobile. The one and only stock car of heroism. Superman may be able to fly, but he’s never had a rad car like the Batmobile. Much like the average male, Batman makes […]

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The Batman Blogs: The City

And now we turn our eye on the most critical design element of any Batman story. Gotham City. If anything, the Gotham City you get is the biggest indicator of what you can expect from any iteration of Batman. Dark and Brooding Gotham begets Dark and Brooding Batman, Garish Gotham begets Campy Batman, Rea–World Gotham […]

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