Latest Batman: The Animated Series Stories

2010-10-22 08:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Online Entertainment LLC (SOE) announced today that four new actors have been added to an already impressive cast of voice talent for DC Universe(TM) Online (DCUO). The new cast additions include Arleen Sorkin (Batman: The Animated Series), Wil Wheaton (Star Trek: The Next Generation), Corey Burton (Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Batman: The Brave and the Bold) and Dwight Schultz (The A-Team, Star Trek: The Next Generation). "The addition of these...

2010-07-21 11:42:00

SAN DIEGO, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Online Entertainment LLC (SOE) announced today that two of animation's most well-known talents lead a triple-A cast of voice actors in providing their skills for the upcoming online action game, DC Universe(TM) Online. Mark Hamill (Batman: Arkham Asylum, Batman: The Animated Series) will once again voice The Joker, while Kevin Conroy (Batman: The Animated Series, Justice League Unlimited, Batman: Arkham Asylum) will bring to life everyone's...

2009-11-10 12:45:00

BURBANK, Calif., Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood has announced the Winsor McCay Award recipients for 2009: Tim Burton, Bruce Timm and Jeffrey Katzenberg (see bios below). Named in honor of animator Winsor McCay, best known as a prolific artist and pioneer in the art of comic strips and animation, the Winsor McCay Award stands as one of the highest honors given to an individual in the animation industry in recognition for career...

2008-07-25 21:00:26

By John Beifuss Nobody thought to call Adam West's Batman a "Dark Knight." The screen Batman of the 1960s was pop, not noir; the Joker he battled was not an "agent of chaos" but an icon of camp. "People ask me about the new Batman movie, which I haven't seen, but I've seen bits and pieces of it, and the trailer, and some of the ads, and my only impression at the moment is that if you like anarchy and nihilism and Gotham City in desperation, you might enjoy this," said West, 79, now a...

2008-07-13 21:00:15

By Dane Stickney, Omaha World-Herald, Neb. Jul. 13--Batman may be the star of the show, but the villains often steal the scenes. Most of the buzz surrounding the new Batman flick, "The Dark Knight," which opens Friday, has focused on Heath Ledger. The late actor plays an especially creepy Joker. His is the latest dark reinvention of the Batman villain. Here's a look at how the four main villains have evolved through the Batman comics, TV shows and movies: The Joker The character:...

2008-06-26 09:02:46

"The Dark Knight" isn't the only Batman movie debuting next month. "Batman Gotham Knight," a straight-to-DVD animated adventure, is scheduled to be released July 8 by Warner Home Video. It should be a treat for fans of anime, or Japanese animation, since some top Japanese directors and animators were given relatively free rein to determine the look of the movie. "Visually, it's something to behold," says Alan Burnett, who served as story editor on the project and wrote the final segment...

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