Month: December 2008

New “Justice League Unlimited,” “Batman” Animated Comic Collections Coming In 2009

A new Justice League Unlimited trade paperback collection and a new hardcover collecting assorted The Batman Adventures tales will see release in 2009. To view the cover art for each release, click on the thumbnails below.

The new Justice League Unlimited trade collection, subtitled “Heroes,” will collect issues #23-29 of the recently cancelled comic series. This collection goes on sale April 8th, 2009 with a cover price of $12.99.

Collected for the first time in hardcover, Batman: Mad Love and Other Stories collects a wealth of classic The Batman Adventures material, including Batman: Mad Love, The Batman Adventures Annual #1 and #2, and stories from Batman: Black & White #1, Adventures in the DC Universe #3, and The Batman Adventures Holiday Special #1. The hardcover goes on sale May 20th, 2008 with a cover price of $19.99.

DC Comics will be releasing their March 2009 soliciation information today at 5pm (ET). Stay tuned for further updates.

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Toon Disney Airs Two-Part “Superman: The Animated Series” Episode This Weekend

The Jetix Block has scheduled to air the acclaimed Superman: The Animated Series episodes “Apokolips…Now, Part One” and “Apokolips…Now, Part Two” on Sunday, December 21st at 11pm(ET). The two episodes, which will air over an hour programming block, are described by the network as follows, as seen below.


Apokolips … Now!, Part One
Superman teams up with Orion to battle Darkseid as he prepares to attack Earth.

Apokolips … Now!, Part Two
When Darkseid invades Earth, the citizens of Metropolis and troops from New Genesis join forces with Superman to stop his advance.

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Friedle Discusses “Batman: The Brave And The Bold” And “Batman Beyond,” New Episode Tonight

To view this new interview, click on the links provided below.


Will Friedle Interview

Cartoon Network has scheduled the holiday-themed Batman: The Brave and The Bold episode “Invasion of the Secret Santas!” to air tonight, December 12th, 2008, at 8pm (ET). That episode will feature Blue Beetle, Red Tornado, the villainous Sportsmaster, and Fun Haus. Click here to view fifteen images from tonight’s new episode.

Repeats of Batman: The Brave and The Bold will air until new episodes return in January 2009. Stay tuned for further updates, including exclusive interviews, on those new episodes.

In related news, Green Arrow will team-up with Batman to fight Ultra-Humanite in Batman: The Brave and The Bold #3, due March 25th, 2008 from DC Comics.

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Revised Episode List For “The Zeta Project: The Complete First Season” DVD Release

A representative from Warner Home Video has confirmed for The World’s Finest that the upcoming The Zeta Project: The Complete First Season will definitely contain twelve episodes spread over two discs. Below is the revised disc-by-disc breakdown, confirmed through Warner Home Video.

Disc One
1) The Accomplice
2) His Maker’s Name
3) Remote Control
4) Change Of Heart
5) The Next Gen
6) West Bound

Disc Two
1) Hicksburgh
2) Shadows
3) Crime Waves
4) Taffy Time
5) Kid Genius
6) Ro’s Reunion

Warner Home Video has set a $26.99 MSRP for the March 17th, 2009 DVD release of The Zeta Project: The Complete First Season. Further details and hi-res artwork is expected to be released shortly.

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New Information, Early Cover Art For Upcoming “The Zeta Project” DVD Release

Click on the thumbnail below for a closer look at the The Zeta Project: The Complete First Season DVD release trade ad.

Please note the ad states the release will contain twelve episodes, not the eleven originally stated by Warner Home Video. The World’s Finest is awaiting further confirmation on the actual number of episodes included on the The Zeta Project: The Complete First Season release and what the 12th episode could be. Speculation places the 12th episode as “Ro’s Reunion,” an episode which never aired on Kids’WB!.

Warner Home Video has set a $26.99 MSRP for the March 17th, 2009 DVD release of The Zeta Project: The Complete First Season.

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