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Ch-Ch-Ch-Changes To Batman Inc #13

A preview page of Batman Inc #13 reveals a last minute change from Jason Todd as Wingman on the left, replaced by Dark Ranger on the right in the finished comic, published today. Mike DePalo reckons "They probably figured Jason's presence in the fight didn't make sense if he was coming to Bruce's rescue later […]

Self-Swipe File: Chris Burnham's Batman

From Batman And Robin #16 by Grant Morrison and Chris Burnham. In Swipe File we present two or more images that resemble each other to some degree. They may be homages, parodies, ironic appropriations, coincidences or works of the lightbox. We trust you, the reader, to make that judgment yourself? If you are unable to […]

The Absolute And Utter Grossness Of Batman Inc #12 (BIG SPOILERS)

Big spoilers for today's climactic Batman Inc #12, so be warned. You thought #8 was bad? This is worse. This comic is rated T by DC Comics' content code. Which reads; T TEEN Appropriate for readers age 12 and older. May contain mild violence, language and/or suggestive themes. Just for comparison's sake, T+ TEEN PLUS […]

Batman Incorporated's Dirty Joke – Wednesday Trending Topics

As pretty much every comic fan on the internet knows, there are a few vintage Batman stories that contain some bits which are amusingly dirty with the benefit of a few decades of hindsight, but that's another matter. Anyway, Chris Burnham seems to have been pushing it with glee this week. Most-Read Comic Stories Wednesday: […]


What Colour Is Nightrunner Again?

Last night, while I was fast asleep, dreaming of headless kittens marching on Manhattan, Mark Seifert very kindly popped up the news that Chris Burnham and friends would be creating a new Batman Incorporated Special to follow Grant Morrison's final run on the title. The cover showed off a number of Batman Inc characters, including […]


How The End Of Batman Inc #8 Was Changed

Now that we've seen the final art pages of Batman Inc #8, it's clear that a few editorial changes were made. Here's a compare and contrast of the published art and Chris Burnham's pencils. In the Damian kebab scene, the detail on Damian's face has gone, as has the detail to the body, now lost […]

In Praise Of: Chris Burnham And Sad Batman

You're an artist on a comic book. Suddenly the comic book becomes mega hot for one issue. Your comp copies arrive (if you work for DC). What do you do? If you're Chris Burnham, you sign them, you sketch a sad Batman on the cover in silver pen, put it on eBay and let people […]

Hazing Chris Burnham At MorrisonCon

Kickstarter king Shawn Demumbrum skipped out of Las Vegas Comic Con to see what all the fuss was over at the Hard Rock last weekend… I arrived early for MorrisonCon to pick up my press pass and was joined by a small group of excited fans. The energy was palpable. The first thing that you […]

Grant Morrison And Darick Robertson Sing The Rutles… And More MorrisonCon Videos

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OHWNhr_JkYE[/youtube] It was that kind of evening it seems. More MorrisonCon videos are starting to spill out, including thee from the Sound Of The Atom Splitting panel. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a_KXAlOnSio[/youtube] [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X1fCRnJ9xpA[/youtube] [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OtCjgwlhuYA[/youtube] And the likes of Jim Lee, JH Williams, Frank Quitely and Chris Burnham sketching; [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=858iAXlUJNo[/youtube] [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qb42DzEX_Ro[/youtube] [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kUEwEdpP8tU[/youtube] [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p6gy5spSeb4[/youtube] [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8iLEXQaEeuE[/youtube] [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rh_2u3ZcOk8[/youtube]

MorrisonCon Almost Here… But Still A SausageFest

Earlier this year, the London comic convention Kapow got heated commentary for its fifty-strong guest list not having any women on it. But, as it was the previous year, by the time the actual show rolled out, there were many female guests at the show. While Mark Millar took a lot of flak for that, […]



DC Preview Of Batman Inc Confirms Identity Of Leviathan

DC has released a preview of this Wednesday's Leviathan, the comic wrapping up the Batman Inc series than ran before the relaunch. At the end of Batman Inc, we got some very strong clues as the the identity of Leviathan, the person and organisation that seems to have been playing with Batman and his ilk […]

DC Relaunch 2012: Batman Inc #1 Next Year

DC's Source blog decided to announce a new Batman Incorporated #1 for next year, by Grant Morrison and Chris Burnham, on their own Source blog (rather than letting IGN have first dibs) along with a statement from Grant Morrison; "Batman, Incorporated will continue through to Issue #10 and August's shocking season finale that changes the […]