Batman Sitemap - Page 1 2016-09-26

General Batman History
Batman has become such a huge part of our lives that he transcends even comics, movies, TV and video games!

Who's Who Among Batman Creators
Who's Who Batman Creators. Writers. Artists. Bob Kane. Bill Finger. Grant Morrison. Denny O'Neil. Neal Adams. Scott Snyder. Greg Capullo

Memorable Batman Moments
Greatest fights, weird decisions. Batman most memorable moments.

Essential Batman Reading
Essential Batman stories. Characters and creators. Joker, Robin, Neal Adams, Bob Kane.

List Countdowns
Top five. Batman history. Batman movies. Batman comics. Batman TV.

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16 Greatest Moments from Frank Miller's Dark Knight Saga
With the debut of Dark Knight III, we take a look at the greatest moments from Frank Miller's first two Dark Knight series, The Dark Knight Returns and the Dark Knight Strikes Again.

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The 25 Most Valuable Batman Comic Books
Discover the 25 most valuable Batman comic books!

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The 25 Most Valuable Batman Comic Books
Discover the 25 most valuable Batman comic books!

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The 15 Greatest Batman World War II Covers
During World War II, Batman did his country proud through a series of propaganda covers on his comics. Here are the fifteen greatest Batman World War II covers.

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The Riddler - A Visual History of the Quizzical Rogue
One of Batman's most famous villains, the Riddler has also perhaps gone through the biggest visual changes over the years. Let's take a look and see how he's evolved.

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The Top Five Worst Villains From 1960s Batman TV Series #1
The worst Batman TV series villain, Barbara Rush's Nora Clavicle.

The Top Five Worst Villains From 1960s Batman TV Series #3
The third worst Batman TV series villain, Ethel Merman's Lola Lasgne

The Top Five Worst Villains From 1960s Batman TV Series Intro
A look at the top five worst villains from the 1960s Adam West Batman TV Series.

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The 8 Coolest Moments from Dark Knight III #1
The third part of Frank Miller's Dark Knight comic book saga has begun. Check out the eight coolest moments from the first issue.

The Top Five Worst Villains From 1960s Batman TV Series #2
The second worst Batman TV series villain, Maurice Evans' Puzzler

The Top Five Worst Villains From 1960s Batman TV Series #4
The fourth worst Batman TV series villain, Van Johnson's The Minstrel

The Top Five Worst Villains From 1960s Batman TV Series #5
The fifth worst Batman TV series villain, Tallulah Bankhead's the Black Widow

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What's What in Batman's Batcave?
Batman has collected a lot of memorabilia over the years. Check out his most famous trophies and memorials that he keeps in the Batcave.

10 Greatest Batman Covers by Jerry Robinson
The 10 greatest Batman covers by Batman legend, Jerry Robinson

One and Done Bat Villains - Atomic-Man
In this series, we spotlight the most interesting

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One and Done Bat Villains - The Brand
Batman has a number of recurring villains, but here we spotlight the rare villains who have only faced Batman once! This time, meet The Brand!

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The Evolution of Robin's Costumes Through History
Batman's sidekick, Robin, has gone through a variety of costumes as different heroes have taken on the role. Here is a visual history of Robin.

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Robin's 20 Oddest "Holy" Exclamations From the Batman TV Series
Robin was famous for his catch phrases on the 1960s Batman TV series, where he would always open with

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10 Greatest Bob Kane Batman Covers
Batman's co-creator, Bob Kane, drew a number of great covers featuring his creation. Here are his ten greatest covers.

The 13 Greatest Kelley Jones Batman Covers
Kelley Jones was the most dominant Batman cover artist of the mid-1990s. Here are his 13 greatest Batman covers.

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Bizarre Bat Back Issues - The Boy That Adopted Batman?
Batman has had a number of strange adventures over the years. In Bizarre Bat Back Issues, we spotlight these stories, like the boy who adopted Batman!

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The Batman Ghost Artists of Bob Kane
Batman was credited to only one artist for decades, Bob Kane, but Kane was soon not drawing much of Batman's comic book adventures. After a while, he wouldn't even be drawing stories he claimed to have drawn!

The Top Five Greatest Batman/Superman Fights
As they get set to face off on the silver screen, take a look at the greatest Batman and Superman fights in their shared comic book history.

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7 Best Characters Created for Batman: The Animated Series
Bruce Timm and Paul Dini introduced some great new additions to the Bat-Universe in Batman: The Animated Series. Here are their seven best creations.

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12 Most Fun Easter Eggs in Batman v Superman
The 12 most fun Easter Eggs hidden in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.

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10 Best Joker Quotes From The Dark Knight
The ten best Joker quotes from the Dark Knight film.

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Batman guide in 1982
Batman guide

Batman guide in 1982-9
Batman guide, Robin. Page 10.

Batman guide in 1982-10
Batman guide, Batman and Robin. Page 11.

Batman guide in 1982-11
Batman guide, Bruce Wayne and Batman. Page 12.

Batman guide in 1982-12
Batman guide, Batman vs Joker. Page 13.

Batman guide in 1982-13
Batman guide, batman vs Riddler. Page 14.

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Batman guide Batgirl. Page 15.

Batman guide in 1982-15
Batman guide, batgirl batman and Robin. Page 16.

Batman guide in 1982-16
Batman guide, Riddler, Catwoman, Penguin and Joker. Page 17.

Batman guide in 1982-17
Batman guide, Riddler, Catwoman, Penguin and Joker. Page 18.

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Batman guide, Robin. Page 7.

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Batman guide, Robin. Page 8.

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Batman guide, Robin. Page 9.

How to Draw Batman the DC Way in 1982
For decades, DC Comics artist Jose Luis-Garcia Lopez drew a style guide for DC characters for other artist to use. Here is the 1982 guide for Batman.

How to Draw Batman the DC Way in 1982
For decades, DC Comics artist Jose Luis-Garcia Lopez drew a style guide for DC characters for other artist to use. Here is the 1982 guide for Batman.

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Bizarre Bat Back Issues - That Time Batman Married...Lois Lane?!
Batman has had a number of strange adventures over the years. In Bizarre Bat Back Issues, we spotlight these odd stories. This time around, we look at the time that Batman married...Lois Lane?!

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12 Strange Batman Villains From Hostess Comic Book Ads
Batman starred in a number of comic book ads for Hostess snack cakes. Here are 12 strange villains from the Hostess ads!

The Evolution of Batman Halloween Costumes
Batman Halloween costumes have changed a lot over the past fifty years. Come see how they've evolved over the years!

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What Were Batman and Superman's Historical Views About Refugees?
With the treatment of foreign refugees coming to the United States being in the news, let's see what Batman and Superman's thoughts were on the topic back in the 1950s and 60s.

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Batman's 15 Oscar Nominations
Over the years, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has shown some love for films featuring Batman, including three wins!

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All 15 Celebrity Window Cameos from the 1960s Batman TV Series
During episodes of the 1960s Batman series, Batman and Robin would often encounter celebrities in windows while climbing up the sides of buildings. Here is a complete list of all fifteen celebrities who made cameos during the series!

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The Eight Biggest Plot Holes in the Dark Knight Film Trilogy
While a great series of films, Christopher Nolan's Dark Knight trilogy also had a few significant plot holes in them. We take a look at the eight biggest plot holes.

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20 Best Batman Christmas Stories
A countdown of the twenty best Batman Christmas stories.

Five Times That Batman Quit Superhero Teams
For such a loner, Batman sure does join a lot of teams. He also ends up quitting them a lot. Here are five times Batman has quit superhero teams.

The Five Most Essential Two-Face Stories
One of Batman's greatest villains, Two-Face has been in some classic comics. Here are his five most essential stories.

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10 Things That Batman v Superman Totally Got Right
Batman v Superman gets a lot of criticism for things it got wrong, but here are 10 things it totally got right.

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Welcome to Batman.About.com
A new site for About.com spotlighting the rich history of Batman in comics, TV and films.

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15 Weirdest Batman/Superman Fights
Batman and Superman have fought a number of times, but some of these fights are a lot odder than others. Here are the 15 weirdest Batman/Superman fights!

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12 Ways That Batman Could Take Down Superman
Batman would have a tough time of defeating Superman, but here are twelve ways that he could reasonably win a theoretical fight with the Man of Steel.

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Who's Who in the Batman Universe
Who's Who in Batman Universe. Friends and foes. Robin. James Gordon. Superman. Joker. Riddler. Two-Face. Catwoman.

Batman TV Shows
Batman TV series. Animated. Live Action Dramas. Gotham. Batman: The Animated Series.

Bizarre Bat Back Issues
The strangest and most off the wall Batman adventures from his 75 plus year existence.

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10 Essential Batman Collections for Kids
A list of 10 essential Batman collections for kids between the ages of 5-10 featuring the classic Batman heroes and villains.

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Batman Valentine's Day Cards Through History
Looking at Batman Valentine's Day cards through the years

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One and Done Bat Villains - The Puppet Master
Batman has a number of recurring villains, but here we spotlight the rare villains who have only faced Batman once!

6 Angry Reactions to the Casting of Michael Keaton as Batman
When Michael Keaton was cast as Batman, there was a great deal of outcry. Here are 6 angry reactions to the casting news

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8 Bands That Covered the 1960s Batman Theme Song
The famous theme song of the 1960s Batman TV series have been covered by a surprisingly large amount of bands. Here are 8 of them.

1. Rainbow Batman
The strangest Batman costumes - Rainbow Batman

4. A Real Dark "Knight"
The fourth strangest Batman costume - a real dark

3. Mummy Batman
The third strangest Batman costume - mummy Batman

2. Robin-Batman
The second strangest Batman costume - Robin-Batman

The Top Five Strangest Batman Costumes
Batman has had a whole lot of costumes in his long career. Here are his five strangest ones!

5. Golden Garb
The fifth strangest Batman costume - Golden Garb

- By Category
An index of categories in the

Who Was the Real Creator of Batman?
Bob Kane is listed as the only creator of Batman, but is that the truth? Who really created Batman? Bill Finger still needs his due.

All About Batman
A quick history of Batman, from his creators to his origin to his greatest allies, like Robin and his most fearsome foes, like the Joker.

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8 Great Batman New Year's Stories
Ring in the New Year with these eight great Batman stories set on New Year's!

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Bizarre Bat Back Issues - Superman's Arch-Nemesis...Batman?!
Batman has had a number of strange adventures over the years. In Bizarre Bat Back Issues, we spotlight these odd stories, like our first one, the story of Batman being Superman's arch-nemesis.

Famous Batman Storylines
Batman famous storylines. Knightfall. The Killing Joke. Year One. Dark Knight Returns

Batman Video Games
Batman video games. Arkham.

Reviews
Revews Batman comics. Batman films Batman TV shows

News
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Interviews
Interviews Batman creators. Artists. Writers.

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10 Greatest Batman Covers by Jock
One of the top Batman cover artists of the 21st Century is Mark Simpson, known better as

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Chasing the Fads - Batman Solves Whether "Paul is Dead"
Batman solves the mystery of whether

10 Best Batman Comic Book Crossovers
The 10 best intercompany comic book crossovers starring Batman.

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Five Great Batman Thanksgiving Stories
Give thanks for this collection of five great Batman comic book stories set at Thanksgiving.

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One and Done Bat Villains - The Librarian
In this series, we spotlight the most interesting

Chasing the Fads - Ace the Bat-Hound
Batman comics sometimes takes ideas from popular fads of the time. Learn about the influences in the creation of Ace the Bathound.

"Ghosts"
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"Halloween"
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"Trick for the Scarecrow"
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"Night of the Reaper"
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"A Stranger Walks Among Us"
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"Choices"
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"Madness"
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13 Great Batman Halloween Stories
Batman and Halloween go together like pumpkins and black cats. Here are 13 great Batman Halloween stories.

"Red Rain: Blood Lust"
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"The Last Halloween"
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"Trick and Defeat"
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"Trick or Treat!"
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"Sweet Dreams"
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Dick Sprang - the Most Influential Unsung Batman Artist
The defining Batman artist of the 1940s and 1950s, Dick Sprang, did not even get credited for his work at the time.

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Things Arrow Stole From Batman
Arrow the TV series liberally borrows from the Batman mythos. Here are nine things it has taken from Batman.

The narrative structure of Batman Begins
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7. Jerome
Gotham Gordon Jerome Joker. Batman.

6. Giving Gordon a focused mission
Gotham Gordon Fox. Batman.

5. Giving Bruce Wayne something to do
Gotham Fox Bruce Wayne Alfred Lucius Fox

4. Embraced the oddity of Barbara Kean
Barbara Kean Gotham Fox. Batman.

3. Cohesive use of the cast
Gotham Fox Cohesive use of the cast Penguin

2. There is a better tonal consistency
Gotham Fox Tonal consistency. Batman.

The season has a clear overarching direction
Gotham Fox Bruno Heller Clear Direction

Seven Reasons Why Gotham Has Improved in Season 2
Season 2 of Gotham has seen significant improvements. Find out seven reasons why the show has gotten better.