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Gotham producer on Season 2: ‘Gordon has to embrace his dark side’
Trent Moore

The Fox series Gotham will be getting a tune-up this fall, as the creative team has revamped the structure with hopes of telling one gigantic story across the full tapestry of the season. So, how will they make that work?

Report: DC Comics refocusing on less risky, 'meat and potatoes' comic stories
Trent Moore

Both Marvel and DC have been enjoying a creative renaissance as of late, with characters like Ms. Marvel, Hawkeye, Batgirl and Harley Quinn leading the charge. But, now it sounds like one of the Big Two is changing course for safer waters.

Gotham Season 2 gets a gender-bent villain
Carol Pinchefsky

Firefly will fly into the scene in Season 2. Only this time he will be a she. 

Image(s) of the Day: Batman: Europa cover art by Jim Lee and Lee Bermejo
Jeff Spry

Here's a jaw-dropping first look at the long-delayed Batman: Europa by mega-stars Lee and Bermejo.

18 hard-rocking songs that killed in sci-fi movie soundtracks

While John Williams does a helluva job in the orchestra pit, nothing gets our blood pumping during that intense space battle, zombie-killing spree or alien encounter like our favorite ass-kicking tunes straight from the juke box.

Rumor of the Day: Joker to return in live-action Batman TV series

After Christopher Nolan is done with The Dark Knight Rises—most likely his last Bat-film—Warner Bros. wants to keep the franchise alive with a new TV series. And the Caped Crusader's Big Bad will be none other than the Joker.

Batman clings to the Joker's car in new Suicide Squad set videos
Nathalie Caron

It's Batman's turn to make an action-packed entrance on the set of Suicide Squad.

See Batman producer's 1980 sketch that made Nicholson the Joker
Trent Moore

It may have taken until 1989 for Tim Burton's Batman to kick off the comic book movie era in earnest, but a producer on the film was already thinking about the casting choices a decade earlier—and even mocked up a pic of Jack Nicholson as The Joker.

Your vote for Batman's next villain: A rogues gallery
Don Kaye

We've got a rundown of the possible villains who could fight the Caped Crusader based on your suggestions.

The superhero trailer that outdoes ANYTHING from the Super Bowl

Whether you loved the Captain America and Thor spots that aired during the Super Bowl or felt they lacked a little something, this new cinematic from the DC Universe Online game is a three-minute chunk of awesome that puts them both to shame.

Aborted videogame shows off a steampunk Batman we'll never meet
Trent Moore

Though the 1989 graphic novel Gotham By Gaslight was a bit too weird to warrant a film adaptation, the tale of a 19th Century Batman hunting down Jack the Ripper did at least have a videogame in the works—but not anymore.

New official images from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice have arrived
Matthew Jackson

Ahead of what's sure to be an epic Comic-Con appearance, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice has unveiled some new images.