10 Essential Batman Graphic Novels

In his 75 years, Batman has been the central figure at the forefront of graphic storytelling. These ten titles, from seminal industry benchmark Batman: The Dark Knight Returns to New York Times #1 bestseller Batman: The Killing Joke to the modern classic Batman Vol. 1: The Court of Owls, are essential to every comic library. From the printed page to the big screen, Bob Kane's creation has never been a more significant fixture in popular culture the world over. Join us as we celebrate the Dark Knight's 75th anniversary.

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Batman Day: Celebrations and Selfies

Today, thousands of comic shops and bookstores worldwide are celebrating Batman Day. They’re hosting parties, giving away free Batman comics and in some locations, handing out some awesome Batman masks. Based on four distinct Dark Knight-eras, these masks are fun and perfect for a little cell phone photography. And since Batman has shown he’s not above taking an occasional selfie, we’re putting a call out for some BatSelfies!

DC All Access - Ep 221 - Creating Scott Snyder & Greg Capullo's Batman

If you're like us, you've likely read hundreds of Batman comic books. But have you ever wondered how an issue of Batman comes together. In this special Batman Day clip, Batman Group Editor Mark Doyle takes DC All Access through the process of creating a Batman comic from start to finish, giving you an exclusive look at the just released Batman #33 while they're at it!

For more information on Batman Day: http://www.dccomics.com/blog/2014/07/18/batman-day-a-celebration-of-all-...

To read Batman #33 digitally: https://www.readdcentertainment.com/Batman-2011-33/digital-comic/114130

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DC All Access - Ep 221 - Chip Kidd Remixes Batman's First Story

What happens when Golden Age comic art meets modern design and sensibility? Chip Kidd's reimagined Detective Comics #27! In this exclusive DC All Access Batman Day clip, Kidd discusses Batman's first adventure, "The Case of the Chemical Syndicate," and how he teamed up with writer Brad Meltzer to remix it into something that redefines the term "new classic."

For more information on Batman Day: http://www.dccomics.com/blog/2014/07/18/batman-day-a-celebration-of-all-...

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DC All Access - Ep 221 - Robin Returns to Batman & Robin

It's a huge week, and DC All Access will be covering every single day of it. In this exclusive new DC All Access Comic-Con clip, Tiffany talks with Batman and Robin writer Peter J. Tomasi about what lies ahead in the "Robin Rises" storyline that continues in this week's Batman and Robin #33.

Subscribe to DC Comics on Youtube to catch new full episodes of "DC All Access" every Tuesday, and visit DCComics.com all throughout Comic-Con weekend for all the DC news coming out of SDCC.


To download Batman and Robin #33: https://www.readdcentertainment.com/Batman-and-Robin-2011-33/digital-com...

Batman: Arkham Knight Combines Art and Adventure at SDCC

Over twenty hot artists from DC Comics, the tattoo art scene, the graffiti world, and the edge of cool have all been given the ultimate blank slate—a white latex reproduction of Batman’s famous cowl and cape. Each will bring his or her own unique sensibility to decorate this piece however they see fit in Cape/Cowl/Create, a remarkable art exhibit coming to San Diego Comic-Con.

Batman at 75: Highlights in the Life of the Caped Crusader

It’s Batman’s 75 Anniversary, and between his upcoming adventures on the big screen (in the now filming Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice), small screen (as a young boy in this fall’s Gotham), video game consoles (in Batman: Arkham Knight and LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham), animation (Batman: Assault on Arkham) and multiple ongoing comic books (including his very first weekly, Batman Eternal), it’s going to be a big couple of years for the Dark Knight. But that’s okay, he’s used to it.

DC All Access - Ep 221 - Jim Lee Giving Away 50 Sketches at Comic-Con

Most of us bring a camera, some spending cash and a costume or two when we head to San Diego Comic-Con. Jim Lee brings sketches. Lots and lots of sketches. In this exclusive DC All Access Comic-Con clip, Tiffany talks to the legendary comic artist and DC Entertainment Co-Publisher about Comic-Cons past and what he'll be doing in San Diego this year.

Subscribe to DC Comics on Youtube to catch new full episodes of "DC All Access" every Tuesday, and visit DCComics.com all throughout Comic-Con weekend for all the DC news coming out of SDCC.

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