Has Batman #86 Still 86'ed Alfred Pennyworth? (Spoilers)

Batman #86. New writers, editors, artists, we can all forget about what some saw as those stylistic excesses of Tom King for the past four years of Batman. No more discussions of whether it was the roof, the boat or the beach, no more Kite-Man hell yeahs, no more punching people with POWs, no more […]

Batman #83 [Preview]

Batman and Alfred Have Dinner Together in Batman #83 [Preview]

Batman #83 is in stores from DC Comics this week, as the City of Bane arc races to its conclusion. We've got a preview below of the issue by Tom King, Mikel Janin, and Jordie Bellaire.   Batman awakens at his dinner table, seated across from his longtime friend and father figure. How nice! But […]

Alfred Pennyworth Gets His Own One-Shot from DC Comics... After He's Dead

Alfred Pennyworth Gets His Own One-Shot from DC Comics… After He's Dead

Following up on his shocking and surely permanent death in Batman #77, Alfred Pennyworth is getting his own one-shot comic book from DC Comics, though it still has Batman's name billed first in the title. Batman: Pennyworth R.I.P. will be written by James Tynion IV and Peter Tomasi with art by Eddy Barrows, Eber Ferreira, […]

"Pennyworth" Drops New Trailer and Snazzy Poster

"Pennyworth": EPIX Serves Up Second Season Order for Batman Prequel Series

Looks like viewers are going to have another season to learn everything they didn't know about Batman's trusted aide and the Wayne Family protector. EPIX has given a green light for a second season of Pennyworth, with filming on the 10 episodes set at the UK's Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden in the UK beginning January […]

There's a Lot Of Alfred in Today's DC Comics For a Dead Man

There's a Lot Of Alfred in Today's Batman Comics For a Dead Man

Alfred Pennyworth is dead. In Batman #77, killed by Bane, in front of Damian Wayne. A fact that the rest of the Batfamily are keeping from Bruce Wayne who believed that Alfred was safe, no longer being used as a hostage to prevent the Bat-excursion into Gotham, the City of Bane, He was wrong, and […]

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 […]

Batman Vs TMNT Figures Sets Coming Exclusively to Gamestop

Batman Vs TMNT Figures Sets Coming Exclusively to Gamestop

Batman Vs TMNT figures are coming exclusively to Gamestop stores this fall. DC Collectibles has teamed with Nickelodeon to produce five two-packs of figures based on this years animated feature, releasing in September-December of this year. September will see the release of the Batman and Leonardo pack and the Robin and Raphael pack. October is […]

New 'Pennyworth' Images Show 60's Side of 'Gotham' Prequel

Epix has a series set to debut this summer that chronicles the early relationship of one Alfred Pennyworth, and his friendship to a certain American named Thomas Wayne. That series is Pennyworth, and it's a prequel to the FOX series Gotham. I'm not sure if one network has ever developed a prequel to another network's […]

'Batman Who Laughs #4': How DOES He See Through That Thing? *SPOILERS

'Batman Who Laughs #4': How DOES He See Through That Thing? *SPOILERS

Ever since The Batman Who Laughs made his grand entrance in Dark Knights: Metal, one question has been on the mind of readers and Bat-Fans alike: How the hell does he see trough that visor of his? Well, thanks to issue four of The Batman Who Laughs, we now know: Turns out his visor is […]

In Batman Who Laughs #4, We Learn Alfred Can Beat Batman in a Fight

In Batman Who Laughs #4, We Learn Alfred Can Beat Batman in a Fight

Conventional wisdom says that Batman can beat anyone in a fight… as long as he has prep time. But even absent prep time, one would expect that Batman would be able to take his geriatric butler, Alfred Pennyworth, right? Well, maybe not, as this preview of Wednesday's The Batman Who Laughs #4 demonstrates. In an […]

'Pennyworth': Epix Unveils Official Teaser for Batman Universe Prequel Series

With FOX's Gotham coming to an end (with The Dark Knight expected to make an appearance in the series final that will most likely be longer than Tom Welling's blink-and-you'll-miss-Superman ending to Smallville), Batman fans are going to be in need for some more Caped Crusader mythos. No frets, folks! Epix has unveiled an official […]

'Pennyworth': Emma Paetz Set as Martha Kane/Wayne; Jessica Ellerby as The Queen

Emma Paetz (Gentleman Jack) is joining Epix's Batman prequel series Pennyworth in a very "maternal" series regular role, while Lovesick's Jessica Ellerby is set as a recurring character. Paetz and Ellerby join Jack Bannon (Alfred) and Ben Aldridge (Thomas Wayne) in the 10-episode, one-hour drama from executive producer writer Bruno Heller (Gotham, The Mentalist), executive producer/director Danny Cannon (Gotham), and Warner Horizon […]

'Gotham': Cameron Monaghan Talks "Joker/Jeremiah" Ongoing Evolution

The writing team behind the madness that is FOX's Gotham have been working a very long, very patient con with viewers for five seasons now. Speculation about whether Cameron Monaghan's Jerome Valeska would eventually become the Joker has been brewing since the character blew into town with the circus during the first season. Now, five season […]