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7 Character Posters for "Birds of Prey" Highlights the Core Cast

3 Cameos We Would Like to See in "Birds of Prey"

While we are already receiving a solid lineup for Birds of Prey, that typically comes with cameos and teasers at what's to come, so we have a few in mind that could build up hype for the future of the DCEU. Batgirl In the comics, Barbara Gordon (Batgirl/Oracle) played a pivotal role in Birds of Prey, as[...]

Batgirl Annual #2 cover by Emanuela Lupacchino and Dave Stewart

Batgirl Annual #2 Review: Murderous Sibling Rivalry

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] A string of peculiar murders has been committed across Gotham, and Batgirl believes she has a lead on the perpetrator. The killings resemble a slasher movie Barbara and James Gordon Jr. watched as kids. Barbara interrogates her incarcerated brother about the killings, and he points Batgirl in the direction of a bevy of […]

Nightwing #47 cover by Mike Perkins and Dave McCaig

Nightwing #47 Review: Shaky Allegory and Silly Villains

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Nightwing is attacked by the Terminals, bizarre, self-repairing automatons working on behalf of Wyrm and "the Dark Web." Meanwhile, the Russian Sisterhood holds a gala hostage to get a shot at Willem Cloke. Batgirl is there, but she's not currently able to jump into action. Thankfully, Nightwing is able to fight his way […]

Nightwing #46 cover by Mike Perkins and Dave McCaig

Nightwing #46 Review: Is Dick Grayson an Actual Luddite?

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Nightwing is under attack from Wyrm, and he has drones infesting his body which give Wyrm power over him. Dick makes an escape from the creature and is saved by Batgirl, and she can deal help with the problem of the drones. The two work to find the source of Mirage's power while […]

Batgirl vs. the Riddler #1 cover by Rafael Albuquerque and Dave McCaig

Batgirl vs. the Riddler #1 Review: Ed Nigma the Nice Guy

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Batgirl receives a tape recording from the Riddler that informs her that four hostages have been spread across Burnside by the Riddler. Nigma was told by the Joker about the impending marriage between Batman and Catwoman. Consequently, the Riddler has now been thinking about finding a love of his own, and his sights […]

Batman Beyond #20 cover by Viktor Kalvachev

Batman Beyond #20 Review: Enjoyable in Spite of Clichés

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]A member of the Jokerz named Scab has invaded the Gotham City Police Department headquarters, has taken a hostage, killed many officers, and has pinned down Commissioner Barbara Gordon Batman Beyond is ready to respond, but Bruce Wayne insists that Terry should take along his little brother and new Robin, Matt McGinnis Terry is[...]

Nightwing #44 cover by Declan Shalvey and Jordie Bellaire

Nightwing #44 Review: The Bleeding Edge of Cool

Dick Grayson has always seemed like an old-fashioned guy, but a narrative being structured around proving that sentiment to be moral and ethical lingers in the territory of technophobia.The comic contrasts this with the tech-savvy Barbara Gordon, and that offers something close to balancing this angle.The comic does have its charms Nightwing is his talkative[...]

Batgirl vs. Supergirl

Batgirl vs. Supergirl in the Latest DC Versus Video

Barbara Gordon is a skilled crime fighter and brilliant, but I just don't see her having that iron-willed determination to cross the line if it becomes necessary Batman has to keep himself from going over that line, while Batgirl wouldn't even think about it Given time to prepare she could come up with a plan,[...]

Barzinga Episode 2: Batbeer!

In today's episode, BL and Henn talk about the CGC Signature Series, the best way to preserve your signed comics and magazines.Today's question is: List everyone who has ever been Batgirl in the comic series (all 70+ years of it)! Hint: Barbara Gordon isn't the only one to wear that cowl.If you're not familiar with[...]

The Joker Wants To Smile On The Inside – A LEGO Batman Movie Featurette

Instead of focusing on the voice cast, they treat the characters as if they knew they were in a movie and we get to see Barbara Gordon, Dick Grayson, Joker and Alfred Pennyworth talk about their parts in the film.. of course along with Batman.The LEGO Batman Movie opens February 10th.https://youtu.be/fGDW5kRKsYo[...]

The Evolution Of Batgirl

And then in 1966, forty years ago, we got our first look at Barbara Gordon in the now famous costume The folks at Fun.com have put together an infographic going through all the costume iterations of Batwoman / Batgirl over the years including the time as Oracle, the live-action appearances and even when the costume[...]

New Batman: Arkham Knight 2-Pack Features Oracle And Batgirl

Barbara Gordon has had two distinct alter-egos over the years As the first Batgirl she fought for justice alongside the Caped Crusader and the rest of the Batman family And after the events of the Killing Joke, Barbara's strength and intelligence kept her in the crime-fighting game as Oracle, the information backbone of the DC[...]


The Future Of Barbara Gordon In The DC Universe (SPOILERS)

I am not sure how much we are to believe in Batman Beyond's statement that it portrays the definitive future of the DC Universe, in that it appears to still have a future cyborged Superman, his body turned into a robot killing machine by Ultron Brother Eye. I can't see Warners ever agreeing to that […]

Today, Harley Quinn Introduces A Familiar Red Head In A Wheelchair…

Apologies for the dismissive "red head" in the title, but this is Harley Quinn we're talking about here. And she's not one for human resources mandated sensitivity training in her new company. That's right, previewed in the back of today's Convergence: Plastic Man And The Freedom Fighters #2, we see a company of Harley Quinn-alikes […]


New Teen Titans #42

The Titans Roster Leaked For New TNT Series

Helping him is Barbara Gordon who is basically Oracle here in everything but name From there it's Raven, Starfire, Hawk and Dove The version of Hawk and Dove are the Hank Hall and Dawn Granger version and the two are said to be romantically tied It's also said that Raven will be the Rachel Roth[...]

Finally Ready To Talk About Batgirl #35 (UPDATE From Brenden Fletcher)

It is possible to show a new side of Barbara Gordon without utilizing hash tags, and a storyline consisting of app hackers and online reputations being ruined Under no circumstances should a hashtag “#” be used in a conversational format If the goal is to reach a younger crowd, can we please do it in[...]


The Crippling Of Barbara Gordon In The Killing Joke Sells For Six Figures

 It is the page that changed Barbara Gordon, Batgirl, forever Until 2011, that is Never meant to be a part of official Batman continuity, The Killing Joke saw a confrontation between Batman and The Joker leading to the Joker trying to turn Gordon into a madman by attacking his daughter, just as the Joker lost[...]