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DC Returns To Barnes &#038 Noble With 3 New Batman Exclusive HC

DC Returns To Barnes & Noble With 3 New Batman Exclusive HC

Almost a year ago now, Barnes & Noble was getting several exclusive DC hardcovers, at least one a month, if not more, as the 2019 Christmas season was coming.  Then the pandemic shut that all down, as DC has put out one exclusive Hardcover through Barnes & Noble, Batman: Last Knight on Earth.  Now timed[...]

Rafael Grampa Batman Image Used In Hong Kong Protests Up For Auction

Rafael Grampa Batman Image Used In Hong Kong Protests, Up For Auction

Back in December, Bleeding Cool reported that DC Comics had withdrawn a tweet using the Rafael Grampa upcoming cover of Batman: The Dark Knight Returns: The Golden Child. This came after criticism from Chinese critics that it made reference to then-current Hong Kong protests, featuring Batwoman dressed in black throwing a molotov cocktail and that the use of the[...]

Frank Miller Signed &#038 Sketched Dark Knight #1 On Auction On Heritage

Frank Miller Signed & Sketched Dark Knight #1 On Auction On Heritage

The Dark Knight Returns is one of the seminal comics in the medium, whose importance cannot be overstated So naturally, it is a highly collectible mini-series Every now and then though, a really special copy of one of these books pop up, like this one on auction right now at Heritage Auctions There is currently[...]


Dark Knight Returns Gets Iconic Statue from Iron Studios

Dark Knight Returns Gets Iconic Statue from Iron Studios

The Dark Knight Returns, arguably the best Batman story of all time — if not the best superhero comic of all time — is getting a gorgeous new statue from Iron Studios Scheduled for release in the Summer of 2018, the statue features an iconic pose of Bruce and Carrie mid-jump into the fight somewhere[...]




DC Creators Talk About The Influence Of The Dark Knight Returns

DC Creators Talk About The Influence Of The Dark Knight Returns

DC All-Access asked a whole slew of creators how reading The Dark Knight Returns affected them Everyone from Dan Didio and Jim Lee to Scott Snyder and Seth Green tell of their first experience with the ground breaking series from Frank Miller.[youtube]https://youtu.be/unhgxn9dhGs[/youtube] DC All-Access asked a whole slew of creators how reading The Dark Knight[...]

NYCC 15: Frank Miller Makes Surprise Visit

NYCC '15: Frank Miller Makes Surprise Visit

We just got word from our reporter Joe Glass that the legendary comic writer and artist Frank Miller made a surprise visit to the Dark Knight Returns 30th Anniversary panel today as a surprise guest Miller arrived to rapturous standing ovation.With the new Dark Knight III: The Master Race coming soon and part of DC's[...]

8-Bit Batman &#8211 Classic Covers Redone As 8-Bit Gifs

8-Bit Batman – Classic Covers Redone As 8-Bit Gifs

For the fast approaching Batman Day, September 26th, DC has released these 8-bit gifs showcasing classic Batman Covers including Batman #1 by Bob Kane, he Dark Knight Returns by Frank Miller and Batman #9 by Jack Bumley.For the fast approaching Batman Day, September 26th, DC has released these 8-bit gifs showcasing classic[...]

The Original Title For Dark Knight 3 Was Nixed By Warners

The Original Title For Dark Knight 3 Was Nixed By Warners?

At C2E2, DC Comics used writer Brian Azzarello to confirm the Bleeding Cool scoop from last year, a threequel to The Dark Knight Returns, DK3: The Master Race.Which, as a few people commented, sounds a little fascistic, even for The Dark Knight.I understand that the original name for the project from Frank Miller was the longer Batman[...]



Frank Cho Recreates The Batman/Superman Fight Scene From The Dark Knight Returns

Frank Cho Recreates The Batman/Superman Fight Scene From The Dark Knight Returns

The original version of The Dark Knight Returns by Frank Miller and Klaus Janson may end up inspiring the upcoming Batman/Superman movie from Warners.But today we have another version, a private commission from Frank Cho.I think FRank Cho prefers Batman... The original version of The Dark Knight Returns by Frank Miller and Klaus Janson may[...]

Removing The Swastika From The Dark Knight Returns In Mexico

Removing The Swastika From The Dark Knight Returns In Mexico

 On the left is the American edition of The Dark Knight Returns by Frank Miller and Klaus Janson On the right, is the Mexican edition, published by DC Comics Mexico and Editorial Televisa.This edition was censored mainly in the character of Bruno and her henchmen, covering with black squares the swastikas on Bruno's breasts,[...]

Jupiters Legacy #3 Vs The Dark Knight Returns

Jupiter's Legacy #3 Vs The Dark Knight Returns

In today's Jupiter's Legacy, it's time for the Utopian to face up to the children. But is it Millar Time… or is it Miller Time? Well, first it's JMS time, as Utopian chooses to be "Grounded" with the common man. But then… how do you take out a Superman? Well, Miller and Millar start with […]


Frank Miller Dark Knight Returns #2 Cover Original Art Sells For $478000

Frank Miller Dark Knight Returns #2 Cover Original Art Sells For $478,000

In May 2011, market watchers were stunned when a Dark Knight Returns interior splash by Frank Miller and Klaus Janson sold for $448,125 Even in that new market reality, they were stunned again when Todd McFarlane's cover for Amazing Spider-Man #328 sold for $657,250 in July 2012.Which brings us to today's auction of the Dark[...]

Carrie. Carrie Kelley. Robin &#8211 Friday Trending Topics

Carrie. Carrie Kelley. Robin – Friday Trending Topics

My favorite part of this story is BC forumer Brandon ZK Olmstead predicting it exactly, two months ago in a popular forum thread in which BC forum artists made up their own versions of what the WTF covers ought to be. So very well done, sir.  I may be asking you to lay out how Marvel […]