Bang! Pow! Zoom! Batman ’66 is the retro-king of This Week’s Comics!

As bad newspapers like to remind us every few years, comics aren’t just for kids any more. That’s true, but DC’s fantastic Batman ’66 #1 is for kids, and adults, and probably pets, too. It’s awesome, and it leads off a great week of comics including ninjas, dinosaurs, and so! many! vampires! » 7/16/13 2:20pm 7/16/13 2:20pm

The '60s Batman show returns with a new comic and the best SDCC…

It's a good time to be Adam West. The '60s Batman TV show is returning — kind of — in a new DC comic titled Batman '66, a digital-first comic based entirely on the classic, campy series. We've already mentioned how the cult-classic show will get an awesome and long-awaited action figure series, but hold onto your… » 3/25/13 9:35am 3/25/13 9:35am

Holy action figures! It's the first Batman '66 toys!

There's only two of them, and they're both just villains, but Mattel's long-awaited action figures based on the campy 1960s Batman TV series have finally appeared, and they're fantastic. These are nigh-perfect likenesses of Burgess Meredith as the Penguin and Frank Gorshin as the Riddler; presumably equally fantastic… » 2/08/13 12:30pm 2/08/13 12:30pm