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Wednesday New Year's Day 2020

The Death Of Pennyworth Comes To Detective Comics #1018

Alfred Pennyworth is dead, in the Batman comic books, killed by Tom King (#29 on the power list) Not in The Batman's Grave though - unless he is an illusion of Bruce And not in Doomsday Clock either, and the rest of DC Comics are going to have to use a sledgehammer to get that[...]



How Did Bruce Wayne Kill Alfred Pennyworth? Batman #83 Spoilers

How Did Bruce Wayne Kill Alfred Pennyworth? Batman #83 Spoilers

It is that which Thomas Wayne, apparently, is trying to take away from his now-surviving son Bruce Wayne.But also an act that Alfred Pennyworth made, in order to get Batman to do what he knew he must Alfred knew he would die - and that was okay It was necessary It was duty.And in doing[...]

“Pennyworth” is More than a Batman Prequel – It’s a Fever Dream of Sixties London

"Pennyworth": The Brexit Drama We Deserve – But Never Saw Coming [OPINION]

It appears to be about the story of Alfred Pennyworth in the 1960s long before he became the Wayne family butler It appears to be about how he met Thomas and Martha Wayne However, showrunner Bruno Heller makes the show its own animal Apart from the over-the-top gothic-satirical take on the world, it doesn’t really[...]

On Keeping Alfred Pennyworth Dead at DC Comics

On Keeping Alfred Pennyworth Dead at DC Comics

It was the story that saw Batman #77 blow out of the doors the other week, as Tom King, Mikel Janin and Tony Daniel told a story in which Damian Wayne entered the boundaries of Gotham, despite the warnings that Bane would kill Alfred Pennyworth if any of the Batfamily did so.Which lead to parallel-universe[...]

Catwoman Sings the Aria from Carmen Act 1, in Batman #77 Preview

Setting The Scene For The Magic Trick Of Batman #77 (Spoilers)

How none of the Bat family are allowed in Gotham, or Alfred Pennyworth's life is in the balance.And Damian knew that explicitly.And in today's Batman #77, was reminded of that by Thomas Wayne, his grandfather from another dimension.And no threat is worth its salt unless it is carried through.But note We never see him speak[...]

The Biggest, Baddest Spoilers for The Walking Dead #192

WARNING – MAJOR SPOILER From Tomorrow's Batman #77 Posted On Social Media

There's a common method of illusion to control the position of the observer. Something seen from one angle may be very different when seen from another. It's used in murder mysteries a lot as well, the accidental observer being something set up in advance, seeing the situation in a very particular and intended way that […]


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"Doctor Who": Third Doctor Jon Pertwee Honored by His Son, Sean [VIDEO]

His son Sean Pertwee recently played Alfred Pennyworth on Fox’s Batman prequel series Gotham.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dqmp2u5UH9k&feature=youtu.beThe "Glam" Action Doctor [caption id="attachment_1056141" align="alignnone" width="1920"] BBC[/caption]The Third Doctor is one of the most popular Doctors because he brought many of the familiar conventions to the show for the first time[...]

Gotham Season 5: As The City Falls, The Villains Rise (TEASER)

Will order be restored, or will chaos reign in Gotham?Gotham Season 5, Episode 1 – ‘Year Zero’Gotham Season 5, Episode 2 – ‘Trespassers’Gotham Season 5, Episode 3 – ‘Penguin, Our Hero’Gotham Season 5, Episode 4 – ‘Ruin’Gotham Season 5, Episode 5 – ‘Pena Dura’Gotham Season 5, Episode 6 – ‘The Air is Getting Slippery’Gotham Season[...]

Pennyworth: Jason Flemyng Cast as Villainous Lord Harwood in Epix Series

Before Alfred Pennyworth inherited Bruce Wayne/Batman's cavalcade of killers, he had his own "big bads" to contend with - and Jason Flemyng (The Missing, The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen) is bringing one of them to life in Epix’s DC Comics adaptation Pennyworth. Flemyng's Lord Harwood will face off against Jack Bannon's Alfred and Ben Aldridge's Thomas Wayne in[...]

Meet Alfred for Gotham Spinoff Series, Pennyworth

Remember when we told you that the boss Bruno Heller behind FOX's Batman prequel series Gotham was developing a spinoff series about Alfred Pennyworth? Well, that's still happening, and as of today, we know who will be playing young Alfred.According to The Hollywood Reporter, Jack Bannon has been tapped to bring the iconic future confidant of the Caped[...]

Deathstroke #35 cover by Robson Rocha, Daniel Henriques, and Brad Anderson

Deathstroke #35 Review: Doubling Back on Some of the Boldness

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Deathstroke and Batman have gravely wounded one another during their battle in the Batcave. They almost killed each other, and Alfred and Wintergreen want the rivalry to end. As such, they have set up a trap to incapacitate Slade and Bruce if they can't cooperate to find their own way out of the […]

Batman #54 cover by Matt and Brennan Wagner

Batman #54 Review: Treating a Vulnerable Batman

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Nightwing teams up with Batman to take down Crazy Quilt in a Gotham museum. Batman insists that he needs no help, but Nightwing sticks around anyway. Dick is staying at Wayne Manor to help Bruce to get over being left by Catwoman. They later team up again to stop the Condiment King. All […]

Batman: Detective Comics #985 cover by Eddy Barrows, Eber Ferrieria, and Adriano Lucas

Detective Comics #985 Review: Macabre but Thin

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Batman is digging into his memory in the hopes of determining the identity of Karma, and he stumbles upon an instance in Markovia which may be Karma's origin. Meanwhile, Orphan, Signal, and Batgirl are getting antsy waiting in Bruce's Gotham penthouse under the supervision of Black Lightning. In the heart of the city, […]

Alfred Pennyworth Is Getting His Own TV Series on Epix

It would appear that news of an additional Batman prequel tv series was correct, as it was announced this morning that Gotham showrunner Bruno Heller has an Alfred Pennyworth series coming to Epix The steadfast companion and butler to Bruce Wayne (aka Batman) has long been a mainstay of the Batman comic titles, as well as the films[...]

Deathstroke #31 cover by Robson Rocha, Daniel Henriques, and Brad Anderson

Deathstroke #31 Review: Bringing Down the Batman

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] A plane carrying Deathstroke and Wintergreen is shot down over Saudi Arabia, and Slade finds someone dressed like the Batman on the ground. In Gotham, a highly advanced chip developed by Wayne Enterprises is stolen from a man in a bar. Commissioner Gordon brings this information to Bruce Wayne, and he goes to […]

Deathstroke #30 cover by Lee Weeks and Brad Anderson

Deathstroke #30 Advance Review: Deathstroke vs Batman Begins

This leads Batman on a collision course with Deathstroke, and that can only end in blood.[caption id="attachment_822381" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Deathstroke #30 cover by Lee Weeks and Brad Anderson[/caption]The comic opens with a brief conversation between Alfred Pennyworth and Wintergreen, which is great on its own.I should have been looking forward to the kind of Batman[...]