Arrow's Flash Crossover Was a Catastrophic Misfire

"The Brave and the Bold" was bad. It was bad in almost every way that it could be bad. Let's talk about the ways that it was bad, and the occasional sparks of brilliance that illuminated the darkness. » 12/04/14 12:40pm 12/04/14 12:40pm

The apocryphal adventures of Batman...and Captain Kirk...and Godzilla?

At the blog The Brave and The Bold: The Lost Issues, blogmaster Ross teams Batman up with absolutely everybody, copyright be damned. Check out the never-was issues of The Brave and The Bold, guest-starring Alpha Flight, Deathlok, and KISS! » 5/27/10 3:00pm 5/27/10 3:00pm

Magic Vs. Technology: Batman Decides

The battle between science and faith is over, and superstition won. Don't believe us? Watch the evidence, as Batman himself chooses magic over his own uber-science during last night's Batman: The Brave And The Bold. » 11/14/09 9:00am 11/14/09 9:00am

Listen to Dr. Horrible's Batman-Fighting Musical Number

Neil Patrick Harris is up to his old singing supervillainy, this time as the Music Meister on Batman: The Brave and the Bold. Listen to his first nefarious number, where he forces the show's heroes and villains to sing along. » 10/08/09 3:20pm 10/08/09 3:20pm

Brave And Bold Returns, Better And Weirder Than Ever

As if you needed any more convincing that Batman: The Brave And The Bold was the must-see superhero cartoon around, last night's return featured a mix of Venture Bros, mechasuits and Edward G. Robinson. Genius! » 5/09/09 1:30pm 5/09/09 1:30pm

Brave & Bold Returns With Unfortunate Love Story

While other shows may be ending with explosive finales, our favorite cartoon Batman: The Brave And The Bold returns tonight with a story of inappropriate crushes and jailbreaks. We have a clip to whet appetites. » 5/08/09 9:00am 5/08/09 9:00am

Nerd Meltdown As Wil Wheaton Fights Crime Beside Batman

Geek icon Wil Wheaton has finally transcended his Wesley Crusher roots... by teaming up with Batman. Wheaton plays the silver-age Blue Beetle in this week's Brave and The Bold, and we couldn't be happier. » 1/21/09 12:43pm 1/21/09 12:43pm

Meet The Not-So-Dark Knight

The awesome Batman: The Brave And The Bold returns next week with a new episode designed to win over our collective io9 heart - It's got time-travel, Green Lanterns, and Batman's new suit of armor. » 12/27/08 2:00pm 12/27/08 2:00pm

New Pics Confirm Gonzo Plot Twists On Lost And Heroes

Today's spoilers include a desription of some Star Trek » 11/24/08 6:00am 11/24/08 6:00am concept art that was on display in L.A., and yet another batch of toy pics. There are new pics for and new synopses of and . Plus a new hint about the hypothetical . An extra from posted a self-portrait that confirms your craziest season five theories, and…

Batman Gets Brave, Bold And Beetled In New Cartoon Clip

Batman faces off with pointy-eared aliens and bug-eyed space dictators in this clip from the upcoming animated series Batman: The Brave And The Bold » 10/27/08 1:20pm 10/27/08 1:20pm. It's all to help Blue Beetle save some weird dancing amoebas. Is it some strange Joker-toxin-induced nightmare... or the return to the type of awesome old-school sci-fi…

Which Fall TV Show Will Get Canceled First?

The fall TV season is in full swing again, and it's not too late to speculate about which shows are headed for an early doom. After all, it's not unheard of for shows to last a few episodes, then vanish into DVD heaven. In fact, this could be your chance to get your vote in so you can say you told us so later. Jump in… » 9/16/08 5:23pm 9/16/08 5:23pm

Are We Heading For A Summer Superhero Glut?

Click to view » 8/17/08 7:00am 8/17/08 7:00amHope everyone out there liked , because if Warner Bros have their way, there will be plenty more where that came from - Four such movies a year, in fact. Variety is reporting that, while the studio may be light on summer blockbusters next year, they're looking to DC Comics in particular to remedy that in…

New Batman: The Brave & The Bold Cartoon Believes Fun Should be a Tool…

Sure, The Dark Knight is a widely acclaimed film that mesmerizes with its portrayal of darkness and obsession, but isn't there more to Batman than grimness? The creators of the new Cartoon Network show Batman: The Brave and The Bold think so. They've created the goofiest, most kid-friendly Batman since the 1970s, as… » 7/26/08 8:00am 7/26/08 8:00am

Will Cartoon Network Ruin Your Weekend Reveling?

Cartoon Network is hoping that none of you are hoping to have a social life come fall, because they have something special planned for your Saturday nights instead: Stormtroopers, superheroes and "alien forces", making up what the channel is somewhat understatedly calling "a good night for sci-fi programs." » 7/19/08 1:00pm 7/19/08 1:00pm

io9 Discovers Mark Waid's Awesome Arsenal Of Scifi Gadgets

Mark Waid is best known for creating the Kingdom Come graphic novel with Alex Ross, but his more recent run on Brave and the Bold has been of the best comics from DC lately. He's one of the quickest people to label himself a comic book nut, and his house is full of memorabilia. He ran down to his local comic book shop… » 2/11/08 1:36pm 2/11/08 1:36pm