Mattel DC Multiverse SDCC 2018 Reveals [Updated]

[UPDATE 7/21/2018] Thanks to a new video by Dan Eardley aka Pixel Dan, who also moderated the DC Multiverse panel, we now have some clearer information for the upcoming waves of figures from Mattel.  Starting with the Aquaman movie wave, the Collect and Connect wave actually contains four figures instead of five. The four figures are: Aquaman Black Manta Mera Orm/Ocean Master The Vulko figure shown in the case is in fact an Amazon exclusive and the two figures shown at the panel are Aquaman (Combat Armor) and Orm (Combat Armor) which will be released as a two-pack exclusive to Target.  For the DC Multiverse Signature…

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SDCC 2018: Young Justice Outsiders First Look Trailer Released

Today at San Diego Comic Con 2018 during the Young Justice Outsiders panel, we got our first look at the third season of the Young Justice series. For those unaware, the series originally aired in 2010 on Cartoon Network and despite critical acclaim and a large fanbase, the series was cancelled after its second season known as Young Justice Invasion. After months of campaigning for a third season, fans were rewarded with the announcement of a third season on November 7, 2016 and later news that it would be premiering…

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Batman Ninja Manga Adaptation Announced

ANN has recently reported that the Batman Ninja film will be receiving a manga adaptation by Masato Hisa.  The manga will be published in the July issue of the Monthly Hero magazine in Japan this Friday.  For those who are unaware the manga is based on the direct to home video Batman Ninja animated film that was released on May 8. The film will debut in Japanese theaters on June 15 and will feature a Japanese voice dub cast. Warner Brothers provided a synopsis. Batman Ninja takes a journey across the ages as Gorilla Grodd’s time displacement machine transports many of…

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Batman Ninja English Dub Trailer Streamed

Warner Brothers has recently updated their Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Youtube channel with a new trailer for the upcoming DC animated film titled, “Batman Ninja.”  The latest trailer features a look at the English Dub for the film.  Batman Ninja will be released digitally on April 24.  The film will later be released on Blu-ray (Steelbook), Blu-ray Combo Pack, and DVD on May 8. The confirmed English cast consists of: Roger Craig Smith: Batman Tony Hale: The Joker Grey Griffin: Catwoman Tara Strong: Harley Quinn, Poison Ivy Fred Tatasciore: Gorilla Grodd, Deathstroke Yuri Lowenthal: Robin Adam Croasdell: Nightwing/Alfred…

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Titans News: Brenton Thwaites As Robin

Let’s move Titans! We have our first look at Brenton Thwaites dressed as Robin. For those who don’t know, Brenton will be playing Dick Grayson in the upcoming Titans series that’s set to debut on the DC/WB Streaming service coming in 2018. I have to say that he looks good guys. The suit itself was made by Laura Jean Shannon. Going by the Deadline article, she worked on other costumes from Black Lightning, Iron Man, and The Jungle Book. Anyway, let me drop the picture down below so you can see…

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Titans News: Brenton Thwaites is Nightwing

Titans Go! We’ve learned that Dick Grayson aka Nightwing has been cast for the upcoming Titans series which will be streamed on DC’s upcoming streaming service. Actor Brenton Thwaites will be playing the role of the first Robin in this series. To quote Geoff Johns about Nightwing. “Dick Grayson is one of the most important and iconic heroes in the DC Universe, and it wasn’t easy to find him but we have. Brenton has the emotional depth, heart, danger and physical presence of Batman’s former protege and the Titans’ future…

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DC Essentials Action Figure Line Announced [SDCC 2017]

Ahead of San Diego Comic-Con 2017 preview night, DC Collectibles (via IGN) have revealed a new action figure line known as DC Essentials. This line is described to be an evergreen line that features DC Comics characters primarily in their DC Universe Rebirth costumes. These 6.75 inch tall action figures are similar to the recent DC Icons line by featuring multiple points of articulation and accessories. Naturally, this line is larger than Icons and will fit better with past DC Collectibles/DC Direct figures. The initial line-up revealed so far includes…

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Film News: Nightwing Live-Action Film

Coming at you with some film news, Warner Bros seems to be plotting a live-action Nightwing film. Chris McKay, who directed The Lego Batman Movie for Warner Bros is in talks to direct the film. Also, Bill Dubuque is writing the script going by THR. Right now no casting news has been announced but I’m seeing a few conversations from fans as to who they want to play Dick Grayson. I want a Romanian actor to play the first Robin given that it is apart of his character outside of his…

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Young Justice Season 3

That’s right people, Young Justice has been green-lit for a third season. WB Animation has said this so far about the upcoming season. “Production is now beginning on the third season, which promises “new twists, turns and dangerous new threats for the team, but most importantly, the opportunity for fans to finally continue the adventures of some of their favorite Super Heroes.” Also, Brandon Viettie and Greg Weisman are returning to the series to produce new episodes. So it’s nice to know the team is getting back together in more…

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