Saturday, March 23, 2013

DC to launch 1966-themed Batman comic

This could be pretty fun: With the floodgates now open to merchandising based on the 1966 "Batman" TV series, DC is launching a comics series based on the show. Finally, a fun Batman again!

Batman '66 will be published digitally at first, with print editions to follow. Jeff Parker will write the series, with art from Jonathan Case. Covers will be by Mike Allred, a big fan, of the show.

Stay tuned for more details on this and more about '66 merchandise. Like, when are going to get DVDs of the series?

Adam West reunites with George Barris, promotes new Bat toys!

Adam West recently met up again with Batmobile designer George Barris and teased the upcoming release of various 1966 series-inspired goodies.

1966 series: Behind the scenes with the Batmobile