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Gotham City

Fascinating video essay explores the 70-year evolution of Batman's Gotham City
Nov 12, 2015

Though Batman typically gets top billing, his home turf has arguably evolved into a character in and of itself over the decades. Heck, just ask Fox — they built an entire TV series around the crazy characters who inhabit the city before Bats even grows up.

The fascinating story of how a first-time cartographer created the definitive map of Gotham City
Jun 3, 2014

Though it’d been through its fair share of designs over the past 75 years, it wasn’t until 1998 that Batman’s Gotham City was finally, officially mapped out.

1st look at Gotham vs. Metropolis football jerseys used in Man of Steel 2
Oct 18, 2013

We heard that Zack Snyder’s Batman vs. Superman would be filming this weekend — and now we have a first look at what they’ll be doing.

Commissioner Gordon just scored his own Batman-free TV series on Fox
Sep 25, 2013

If you were wondering what DC's response to Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. would be, you may officially wonder no more.

DC's long-delayed Gotham City series may finally make it to TV
Sep 24, 2013

One of the best DC comics looks like it might get the adaptation it justly deserves.

See where the Dark Knight prowls with the official map of Gotham
Dec 17, 2012

Gotham City is practically another character in most Batman stories. Some writers treat it like the Dark Knight's mistress, others like his child, others like a monster he has to tame, but it's almost always at the center of everything. And now, thanks to a new guidebook, you can see exactly what it looks like.