Toonami Becomes A Toon-Trickle, Then Subsides

It started as a mighty wave, but the Cartoon Network's action-anime programming block Toonami dwindled to nothing and then splashed harmlessly into the gutter. The Network finally put the Toonami block, which had played host to such classics as Gundam » 9/23/08 1:00pm 9/23/08 1:00pm and , out of its misery as of last Saturday. This coming Saturday…

Is Gotham City Really New York?

Batman stands on his favorite gargoyle, in front of a humongous clock overlooking Gotham City. You always what time it is in Gotham, but you may not actually know what city you're in. Gotham City is a weird mish-mash of architectural styles and a crazy-quilt of neighborhoods that don't quite fit together. This has… » 7/17/08 12:45pm 7/17/08 12:45pm

It's Robo-Batman!

Four different kinds of Batman will appear in the first segment of the animated direct-to-DVDBatman Gotham Knight, including Robo-Bat, Actual Human Bat, WTF-Bat and Bloody-Face-Bat. These many bat-flavors feature in writer Josh Olson's (A History Of Violence) Gotham Knight chapter, "Have I Got A Story To Tell You." In… » 6/05/08 12:00pm 6/05/08 12:00pm

First Look at New, Light-Saturated Gotham City in Batman Anime

It's a slightly different Gotham city in the direct-to-DVD animated movie Batman: Gotham Knight. The city proves it deserves to be name-checked in the DVD's title, with some startling vistas including new and stranger gargoyles, weird searchlights and even a giant ferris wheel. The city of dark spires suddenly has a… » 5/30/08 12:20pm 5/30/08 12:20pm

Maximum Spoilers For Indiana Jones And Hancock

There are just three batches of spoilers this morning, but they're all pretty heavy duty. The first set of full reviews of Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull have come out, and they explain way more about the reasons for that movie's title. Also, there was another test screening for Will Smith's… » 5/09/08 6:00am 5/09/08 6:00am

Bring On The Anime Monsters. Batman's Ready.

Some of the things Batman will have in this summer's animated DVD anthology Gotham Knight: 1) Glowy red eyes that give him some kind of infrared vision. 2) Little finger-sized Batarangs that he can throw a bunch of at once. 3) A flying Bat-glider that lets him glide through the ominous skyline of Gotham. 4) A torn… » 4/15/08 2:00pm 4/15/08 2:00pm

The Dark Knight Walks Through Fire

Batman doesn't even need this new-fangled 3-D technology to punch through your screen. He just needs the awesome power of his Bat-fist, judging from this new promo still from the upcoming Batman: Gotham Knight animated DVD, coming this summer. Click through for two more awesome images, including one that shows Batman… » 2/27/08 10:45am 2/27/08 10:45am

A Video Peek Into Batman Gone Anime

The animated Batman DVD will look amazing, judging from the clips you can see in this promo reel. Batman: Gotham Knight will come out when Batman: The Dark Knight hits the big screen. Click through for details. » 2/15/08 12:20pm 2/15/08 12:20pm