Month: April 2008

Romano Voice Directing “Batman: The Brave and The Bold”

The World’s Finest has confirmed that Andrea Romano will be the voice director for the upcoming Batman: The Brave and The Bold animated series. Her impressive resume includes Batman: The Animated Series, Justice League: The New Frontier, Avatar: The Last Airbender, among a wide variety of other acclaimed animated series and features.

In related news, Will Wheaton will be providing the voice for an undisclosed character on Batman: The Brave and The Bold.

Stay tuned for further updates.

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DC Direct To Release “Batman: Gotham Knight” Statue


Using the popular artist-inspired format of Batman: Black & White, this special edition statue is based on Segment 6, titled “Deadshot,” in the upcoming Batman: Gotham Knight direct-to-video animated feature.

This statue measures approximately 7″ tall X 5″ wide X 3.5″ deep. It will be packaged in a black-and-white box and will be a limited edition release of only 3,500 pieces. Painted in monochromatic tones, this statue is one of the latest additions to DC Direct’s popular line of Batman: Black & White statues.

The statue will be on sale July 9, 2008 with a price-tag of $75.00 US.

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Story Credits For “Batman: Gotham Knight”

Below are the six stories and the appropriate credits for each featured in Batman: Gotham Knight.

Have I Got a Story For You
Directed by Shojiro Nishimi
Story by Jordan Goldberg
Screenplay by Josh Olson
Music by Christopher Drake
Animation Produced by Studio 4C

Crossfire
Directed by Futoshi Higashide
Story by Jordan Goldberg
Screenplay by Greg Rucka
Music by Kevin Manthei
Animation Produced by Production I.G.

Field Test
Directed by Hiroshi Morioka
Story by Jordan Goldberg
Screenplay by Jordan Goldberg
Music by Robert Kral
Animation by Bee Train, Inc.

In Darkness Dwells
Directed by Yasuhiro Aoki
Story by Jordan Goldberg
Screenplay by David Goyer
Music by Christopher Drake
Animation Produced by Madhouse

Working Through Pain
Directed by Toshiyuki Kubooka
Story by Jordan Goldberg
Screenplay by Brian Azzarello
Music by Kevin Manthei
Animation Produced by Studio 4C

Deadshot
Directed by Jong-Sik Nam
Story by Jordan Goldberg
Screenplay by Alan Burnett
Music by Robert Kral
Animation Produced by Madhouse

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Sneek Peak At New Animated Comics For July 2008

The Batman Strikes #47 will see Black Mask return to put Bruce Wayne in danger, while Arm-Fall-Off Boy tries to dazzle the Legion in Legion of Super Heroes In The 31st Century #16. The Batman Strikes #47 and Legion of Super Heroes In The 31st Century #16 will both hit shelves on July 9th, 2008.

Stay tuned for further details when DC Comics releases the complete solicitation information for their July 2008 releases later today.

“Batman: The Animated Series” Mini-Marathon On Jetix

The Disney-owned channel Jetix will run six Batman: The Animated Series episodes in a three hour block on Sunday, running from 6pm (ET) to 9pm (ET). The episodes featured in the mini-marathon are listed, as seen below.

6:00pm – “Pretty Poison”
6:30pm – “The Cat and The Claw, Part One”
7:00pm – “The Cat and The Claw, Part Two”
7:30pm – “Eternal Youth”
8:00pm – “The Laughing Fish”
8:30pm – “Cat Scratch Fever”

The Batman: The Animated Series mini-marathon starts this Sunday at 6pm (ET). Stay tuned for further updates.