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Which New Batman #1 Are <em>You</em> Most Excited About?

Which New Batman #1 Are You Most Excited About?

When September rolls around, DC Comics will release four new Batman-starring series and CBR wants to know which #1 issue you're most looking forward to!

Bat-Title Announcements Include

Bat-Title Announcements Include "Batwing" & "Batman Inc."

UPDATED: Capping off a day of DC Comics announcements, the publisher makes plans for phase two of "Batman Inc." as well as "Red Hood & The Outlaws, "Batwing," "Batgirl," "Birds of Prey" and "Detective Comics."

PREVIEW:

PREVIEW: "Batman: The Dark Knight" #2

DC Comics has released a preview of "Batman: The Dark Knight" #2, written and drawn by Dave Finch. The issue, with covers by Finch and Andy Clarke, hits stores on March 23.

Finch Teams with The Demon

Finch Teams with The Demon

Writer/artist David Finch discussed teaming the Caped Crusader with Etrigan the Demon in his ongoing "Batman: The Dark Knight" series and DC Comics teased readers with a new Finch illustration of the hellspawn hero.

THE BAT SIGNAL: David Finch

THE BAT SIGNAL: David Finch

The writer/artist behind DC's latest ongoing Batman series, David Finch swings by CBR to uncover what obscure heroes help drive the supernatural tone of "The Dark Knight" plus an exclusive preview of the first issue.

THE BAT SIGNAL: Tony Daniel & David Finch

THE BAT SIGNAL: Tony Daniel & David Finch

With a pair of Dark Knights suiting up for the all-new "Batman Inc." era, CBR's THE BAT SIGNAL shines on the two writer-artists charting solo adventures for Bruce Wayne and Dick Grayson, Tony Daniel and David Finch.

CBR TV @ NYCC: David Finch

CBR TV @ NYCC: David Finch

Writer/artist David Finch stopped by CBR TV to discuss his current work on "Batman: The Dark Knight," his confidence level when it comes to writing versus illustration, redesigning the Batman costume and more

DC Releases Dual Advance Batman Previews

DC Releases Dual Advance Batman Previews

DC Comics has released a pair of Batman-themed advance previews, offering early looks at November's heavily anticipated "Batman Inc." #1 and "Batman: The Dark Knight" #1.

"Dark Knight" Sequel to Open July 20, 2012

An already rich genre movie season has just become even wealthier with news that Christopher Nolan's third Batman film is to open in the summer of 2012, joining new Spider-Man and Star Trek films plus "The Avengers."

"Avatar" Overshadows "The Dark Knight"

At a worldwide gross of $1.84 billion and a $533.3 million domestic, "Avatar," a 20th Century Fox Production, is now the second highest grossing movie domestically. A spot previously held by the "Dark Knight."

Unfortunate Confluence of Words - 3/6/2009

Unfortunate Confluence of Words - 3/6/2009

The long national nightmare is officially over -- Keith Giffen has returned! After far too long of a break, Giffen is back at CBR to share his opinion on pretty much everything, and if you're in his sights, well, you're definitely in trouble.

The Dark Knight Snubbed in Major Oscar Noms

The Dark Knight Snubbed in Major Oscar Noms

Though Heath Ledger gets a much deserved posthumous nod for Best Supporting Actor for his performance as The Joker, Christopher Nolan's "The Dark Knight" has been shut out of nearly every major Oscar category.

Permanent Damage - 12/26/2008

Permanent Damage - 12/26/2008

Money makes the comics world go round and talent shouldn't be afraid of it. Plus, a 1950's Joe Kubert horror comic, thanks for 2008, more Chsitmas songs, the fall TV season, "The Dark Knight" and much more.

Wolverine To Host Academy Awards

Wolverine To Host Academy Awards

Hugh Jackman will host the 81st annual Academy Awards. Given "The Dark Knight's" pre-Oscar buzz, it's likely Wolverine will preside over a triumphant night for the Batman, echoing scenes from "Batman Vs. Wolverine" a.k.a. "The Prestige."

Heath Ledger Nominated for Golden Globe

Heath Ledger Nominated for Golden Globe

The nominees for the 66th annual Golden Globe Awards have been announced, and Heath Ledger has earned a posthumous nod for his celebrated role as The Joker in Christopher Nolan's "The Dark Knight."

Punisher: War Zone, Sin City 2, Heroes: December 5th Comic Reel

Punisher: War Zone, Sin City 2, Heroes: December 5th Comic Reel

One last shot at publicity for the bullet riddled requel, while Frank Miller plans on April, Christian Bale heads back to the silver screen, plus "Hancock 2," "Emo Boy," "Heroes" and more.

Comics Win Big At Spike TV’s Scream Awards

Comics Win Big At Spike TV’s Scream Awards

CBR News attended Spike TV’s third annual Scream Awards at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles, where comics and comic book movies reigned supreme, with "The Dark Knight" taking home 12 trophies.

Batman Breaks $500 Million

Batman Breaks $500 Million

"The Dark Knight" crossed the 500 million mark this weekend, putting the beloved Batman picture less than 100 million away from all-time record holder "Titanic," while moving up a spot in the week's Top 10.

Batman Breaks $400 Million

Batman Breaks $400 Million

"The Dark Knight" deflected competition from the crusty "The Mummy" franchise and has now passed the $400 million mark in the US in just 18 days, breaking another record and putting it that much closer to sinking "Titanic."

Permanent Damage - 7/30/2008

Permanent Damage - 7/30/2008

Stephen takes a long look at "The Dark Knight," shares some pages form his "Two Guns" comic, plus some classic "Wyatt Earp" pages, memories of San Diego, the best game show ever and much more in this week's edition of PERMANENT DAMAGE.

The Dark Knight Triumphant: Bruce Wayne Rolls In The Big Bucks

The Dark Knight Triumphant: Bruce Wayne Rolls In The Big Bucks

Who needs newer characters? One of the genre's oldest veterans is back on screen and hauling in the dollars, with a critically acclaimed sequel and box office records shattered left and right.

"The Dark Knight" Shatters Friday Records

The records continue to fall at the hands of the Batman. Following a record breaking $18.5 million dollar midnight open, "The Dark Knight" took in $66.4 million on Friday, making it the biggest Friday opening ever.

The Dark Knight Sets New Midnight Record

The Dark Knight Sets New Midnight Record

With an estimated $18.5 million earned since its opening at 12:00 this morning, Christopher Nolan's "The Dark Knight" has broken the "Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith" record for biggest earnings for a midnight opening.

DARK KNIGHT FLASHBACK: The Joker, Pt. II

DARK KNIGHT FLASHBACK: The Joker, Pt. II

With the premiere of the "The Dark Knight" nearly upon us, CBR brings you the second of an in-depth history of the Joker in comics and film, from the turbulent 1970s to the new Heath Ledger-starring film.

CUT THE DARK KNIGHT: The Editors

CUT THE DARK KNIGHT: The Editors

Editor Lee Smith and First Assistant Editor John Lee discuss exclusively with CBR their task of bringing Christopher Nolan’s Batman epic to the IMAX screen, and confirm once and for all that Heath Ledger completed all his work for the film.

HELM THE DARK KNIGHT: Christopher Nolan

HELM THE DARK KNIGHT: Christopher Nolan

Director Christopher Nolan talks with CBR News about the challenges of technology and casting in “The Dark Knight,” shares his designers' reactions to the notion of the Batpod, and talks Harvey Dent.

DARK KNIGHT FLASHBACK: The Joker, Part I

DARK KNIGHT FLASHBACK: The Joker, Part I

With "The Dark Knight" in theaters around the world next week, we take an in-depth look at the literary and cinematic history of the Batman's greatest foe, the Joker, in this first of a two-part series.

Huge Bat-Signals Projected Over NYC + Chicago

Huge Bat-Signals Projected Over NYC + Chicago

Tuesday's Citizens for Batman events in NYC and Chicago ended with enormous Bat-signals projected above the cities. CBR was in New York to see what one fan called “geeks stopping traffic.”

THE DARK KNIGHT STRIKES AGAIN: Christian Bale

THE DARK KNIGHT STRIKES AGAIN: Christian Bale

“The Dark Knight’s” Christian Bale talks once more to CBR about Batman’s discipline and intensity, Heath Ledger, and the importance of Christopher Nolan to the reborn film franchise.

Citzens for Batman:

Citzens for Batman: "Major Show of Force" in NYC & Chicago on Tuesday

With a countdown clock that runs out Tuesday night, the Citizens for Batman website has updated with coordinates for "major" events in New York City and Chicago.

THE DARK KNIGHT DEVOTED: Maggie Gyllenhaal

THE DARK KNIGHT DEVOTED: Maggie Gyllenhaal

The new Rachel Dawes, Maggie Gyllenhaal, talks with CBR News about taking over the role from Katie Holmes, the differences between "The Dark Knight" movies and independent films, and 300-storey drops.

DEFEND THE DARK KNIGHT: Gary Oldman

DEFEND THE DARK KNIGHT: Gary Oldman

CBR News speaks once more with "The Dark Knight" co-star Gary Oldman, this time about the appeal of Jim Gordon, his upcoming “A Christmas Carol,” and his thoughts for a third Batman film. SPOILER WARNING.

Citizens for Batman Plan

Citizens for Batman Plan "Major Show of Force" + New Poster

CBR received this afternoon another package from Citizens for Batman, this time with a t-shirt and stickers and indications of a "major" event happening next week. Also revealed is a new poster.

BEHOLD THE DARK KNIGHT: Producers talk IMAX

BEHOLD THE DARK KNIGHT: Producers talk IMAX

“The Dark Knight” producers Charles Roven and Emma Thomas tell CBR News about the benefits and difficulties of using IMAX cameras to film the Batman sequel, including what sequences were shot in the oversized format.

WRITE THE DARK KNIGHT: The Writers

WRITE THE DARK KNIGHT: The Writers

David S. Goyer and Jonathan Nolan tell CBR News of the tragic and elemental forces at work in their script for "The Dark Knight," from which comics they took inspiration, and who the film's true protagonist is.

The Dark Knight: The CBR Review

The Dark Knight: The CBR Review

Christopher Nolan's second Batman outing is a dark, haunting vision that reveals to a mass audience what fans of the characters have known for years - the Joker is nothing to laugh at.

HUNT THE DARK KNIGHT: Gary Oldman

HUNT THE DARK KNIGHT: Gary Oldman

CBR talks to Gary Oldman about his role as Jim Gordon in "The Dark Knight." Oldman discusses the challenges of his non-insane character, assumes blame for some botched takes, and praises co-star Heath Ledger. SPOILER WARNING.

THE DARK KNIGHT FALLS: Aaron Eckhart

THE DARK KNIGHT FALLS: Aaron Eckhart

CBR talks to Aaron Eckhart about his portrayal of Harvey Dent in the hotly anticipated new Batman film, "The Dark Knight." Eckhart discusses comics, the nature of violence in our times, and Dent's ultimate destiny. SPOILER WARNING.

THE DARK KNIGHT RETURNS: Christian Bale

THE DARK KNIGHT RETURNS: Christian Bale

CBR talks to actor Christian Bale about his work on the hotly anticipated new Batman film, "The Dark Knight," in which his titular hero dons a new costume, rides a new bike, makes a new friend, and breaks a lot of people's arms.

DIRECT THE DARK KNIGHT: Christopher Nolan

DIRECT THE DARK KNIGHT: Christopher Nolan

In this first of a series of interviews with the cast and crew of "The Dark Knight," CBR's Andy Khouri goes in-depth with director Christopher Nolan about his vision of the Joker, Batman's detective acumen, and themes of violence and escalation.

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