Month: July 2010

“Justice League,” “Batman: The Brave And The Bold” For Teletoon August 2010

Below are official descriptions and airdates for episodes of the Batman: The Brave and The Bold animated series slated to air this month, August 2010, on the Canadian network Teletoon. Please note the episode details listed below are provided by Teletoon.

Sunday, August 1st, 2010 – “The Fate of Equinox!”
Batman has his final battle with the balance-obsessed villain Equinox as the maniac tries to remake the universe in his own image.

Sunday, August 8th, 2010 – “Mayhem of the Music Meister!”
Batman and Black Canary are pitted against Music Meister, who is able to exert powerful mind control through song. When he hijacks a communications satellite, the entire world becomes subject to his musical bidding.

Sunday, August 15th, 2010 – “Inside the Outsiders!”
Batman and the Outsiders are under a metaphysical attack by Psycho Pirate. Batman enters the Mindscape and helps Black Lightning, Katana and Metamorpho battle their own personal demons.

Sunday, August 22nd, 2010 – “Rise of the Blue Beetle!”
Batman and Blue Beetle team up to save an alien race from Kanjar Ro.

Sunday, August 29th, 2010 – “Terror on Dinosaur Island!”
Batman and Plastic Man thwart Gorilla Grodd’s plot to devolve humans into primates.

Batman: The Brave and The Bold airs every Sunday at 9am (ET) on the Teletoon “Action Force” programming block, with Sunday-premiering episodes re-airing Fridays at 7pm (ET) as part of the “Superfan Fridays” programming block. Further Batman: The Brave and The Bold details are available here.

Continuing the episode schedule update, below are official descriptions and airdates for the episodes of the classic Justice League animated series slated for August 2010 on the Canadian network Teletoon. Once again, the episode details listed below are provided by Teletoon.

Friday, August 6th, 2010 – “Paradise Lost, Part One”
Returning home to Themyscira, Wonder Woman finds that a powerful sorcerer named Felix Faust has turned her mother, Hippolyta, and her Amazon sisters to stone. The only way that she can free them from this evil enchantment is to help Faust find the lost fragments of an ancient relic that will give him ultimate knowledge.

Friday, August 13th, 2009 – “Paradise Lost, Part Two”
Returning home to Themyscira, Wonder Woman finds that a powerful sorcerer named Felix Faust has turned her mother, Hippolyta, and her Amazon sisters to stone. The only way that she can free them from this evil enchantment is to help Faust find the lost fragments of an ancient relic that will give him ultimate knowledge.

Friday, August 20th, 2010 – “War World, Part Two”
When Superman is apprehended by intergalactic slave traders, he is taken to a savage planet called War World and forced to fight in endless gladiatorial games staged for the amusement of Mongul, the planet’s ruthless conqueror. While Superman struggles to stay alive in the arena, the rest of the Justice League tracks him down and tries to rescue him.

Friday, August 27th, 2010 – “War World, Part Two”
When Superman is apprehended by intergalactic slave traders, he is taken to a savage planet called War World and forced to fight in endless gladiatorial games staged for the amusement of Mongul, the planet’s ruthless conqueror. While Superman struggles to stay alive in the arena, the rest of the Justice League tracks him down and tries to rescue him.

Justice League regularly airs every Friday at 8:00pm (ET) on the Teletoon “Superfan Fridays” programming block. Click here for further details on Justice League.

Lastly, Teletoon Retro has provided schedule details for classic Batman: The Animated Series episodes scheduled to air on the specialty Canadian network this month, in July 2010. Please note the schedule information listed below is provided by Teletoon.

Friday, August 6th, 2010 – “Almot Got ‘Im”
While hiding from the police, Batman’s deadliest enemies exchange stories about their mutual nemesis–Batman.

Friday, August 13th, 2010 – “I Am The Night”
On the anniversary of the death of Bruce’s parents, Batman expresses doubts about whether or not he should continue his one-man war against crime.

Friday, August 20th, 2010 – If You’re So Smart, Why Aren’t You Rich?”
When Edward Nygma’s greedy boss unjustly fires genius him, Nygma seeks revenge in a new guise–as the Riddler!

Friday, August 27th, 2010 – “Joker’s Wild”
When a billionaire builds a casino called the Joker’s Wild, the Joker breaks out of Arkham Asylum to destroy it.

Schedule details are subject to change without notice. Batman: The Animated Series airs Fridays at 7am (ET), 6pm (ET), and 12am (ET) on Teletoon Retro. Click here to view the Batman: The Animated Series subsite here at The World’s Finest.

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Final Details Provided For “Batman: The Brave And The Bold – The Videogame”

Finalized fact details for the upcoming Batman: The Brave and The Bold – The Videogame release have been made available by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, and are available to view below.

BATMAN: THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD – THE VIDEOGAME

RELEASE DATE: September 2010
PUBLISHER: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
DEVELOPER: WayForward
ESRB RATING: E10+ (Everyone 10 and older) on DS/ Wii Rating Pending
PEGI RATING: Rating Pending
GENRE: Action Side-Scroller
PLATFORMS: Wii and Nintendo DS

GAME OVERVIEW:
Play through exciting escapades in a fun and interactive way on Wii and Nintendo DS as the hit animated series comes to life in Batman: The Brave and the Bold – The Videogame. Team up in the ultimate co-op adventure and battle as Batman along with his powerful posse including Green Lantern, Robin, Hawkman and Blue Beetle, or call in the help of drop-in heroes such as The Flash and Aquaman to squash enemies. Using Batmans legendary gadgets, take on the most notorious villains in the DC Universe in the fight for justice. Players will face-off against evil in a variety of locations from crime filled alleys, strange alien planets, mysterious laboratories and beyond. Fight crime, solve puzzles, experience interplanetary travel and more as you go behind the cowl of the Caped Crusader and discover what its like to be a superhero in Batman: The Brave and the Bold – The Videogame!

GAME FEATURES:
Team Focused Superhero Gameplay: Play along with family and friends in two-player co-op mode as Batman or one of his powerful allies including Robin, and call in the help of drop-in heroes such as The Flash.

Play the Show: Experience a true interactive adaptation of the cartoon classic with feature-quality character animation, the show’s full VO cast, and all the same great writing, humor, and action!

Cool Gadgets and Unlockables: Use Batmans iconic gadgets including his Batarang, Jet Booster, belt sword and more to complete missions. Unlock and upgrade new gadgets and team up with new heroes as you fight your way to justice.

Journey to Foreign Lands: Battle through four unique environments including Gotham City, London, Science Island and Planet Oa.

Fight Dastardly Villains: Just like the show, kick off each game episode mid-battle, followed by epic boss encounters with villains such as Catwoman, Gorilla Grodd and Gentleman Ghost.

Wii/Nintendo DS Interconnectivity: Link the Nintendo DS version to the Wii version to unlock Bat-Mite as a playable character that can be controlled with the Nintendo DS. Be helpful or mischievous while fighting alongside the heroes.

Click here to view the Batman: The Brave and The Bold – The Videogame trailer. Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment released official press details, available to view here, along with further details available here.

WB Games presents, in association with DC Comics, a Wayforward game, Batman: The Brave and The Bold – The Videogame, hitting shelves September 7th, 2010. Stay tuned for further updates on this release here soon at The World’s Finest.

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Latest Issue Of “Batman: The Brave And The Bold” DC Comic Series Available

Batman: The Brave and The Bold #19, the latest installment of the ongoing DC Comics title based on the animated series airing on Cartoon Network, arrives in comic book and hobby stores today. Official details for this issue of the Batman: The Brave and The Bold comic series are available below.

BATMAN: THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD #19

Written by: Adam Schlagman
Art by: Carlos Barberi
Cover by: Carlos Barberi

It’s a black night in Gotham City as Batman teams up with the Green Lantern Corps to stop Cyborg Superman from killing Green Lantern Hal Jordan and taking over the universe!

Further details on both the Batman: The Brave and The Bold animated series and comic title are available at the Batman: The Brave and The Bold subsite here at The World’s Finest. The cover price for Batman: The Brave and The Bold #19 is $2.99US.

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Warner Home Video Unveils “Batman Beyond: The Complete Series” Release

Click on the image below for a closer look at the recently released Batman Beyond: The Complete Series DVD trade ad. Warner Home Video is expected to issue a full press release in the near future.


Batman Beyond: The Complete Series is set to hit shelves on November 23rd, 2010. The collection will include all 52 episodes of the animated series, an exclusive booklet, and a new bonus disc featuring over 95 minutes of new additional content. Initial details on new bonus content for this release is available by clicking on the image above to view the full-size trade ad. The limited edition gift set will retail for $99.98 suggested retail price.

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“Batman: Under The Red Hood” Feature Now Available, New Media Released

The all-new direct-to-video Batman: Under the Red Hood animated feature from Warner Premiere, DC Comics and Warner Bros. Animation is now available to own on Blu-ray, Two-Disc Special Edition DVD, and Single-Disc DVD. Warner Home Video distributes the direct-to-video animated feature, which is also available on Pay-Per-View, OnDemand and for legal day and date download. Also available exclusively on the Batman: Under the Red Hood Blu-ray and Two-Disc Special Edition DVD release is the new DC Showcase: Jonah Hex animated short. The soundtrack score for the Batman: Under the Red Hood animated feature is also now available for digital download, through iTunes and other digital music distribution sites, and on compact disc through Amazon.

Warner Home Video has released a new video clip and new images from Batman: Under The Red Hood to commemorate the latest DC Universe Animated Original Movie title. Please note the video clip is available in the Quicktime format.


Click on the links below to discuss both the new Batman: Under the Red Hood animated feature, the respective DVD and Blu-ray home video releases and the DC Showcase: Jonah Hex animated short.

Batman: Under the Red Hood Feature Talkback (Spoilers)
Batman: Under the Red Hood Blu-ray/DVD Talkback (Spoilers)
Batman: Under the Red Hood Soundtrack Talkback (Spoilers)
DC Showcase: Jonah Hex Animated Short Talkback (Spoilers)

Continuing, the Batman: Under the Red Hood home video release also includes a look at the next DC Universe Animated Original Movie title, Superman/Batman: Apocalypse. Click on the thumbnails below to view a selection of images from the “A First Look at Superman/Batman: Apocalypse” featurette available on all Batman: Under the Red Hood home video releases.




Superman/Batman: Apocalypse, the next direct-to-video DC Universe Animated Original Movie release, is slated to hit DVD and Blu-ray on September 28th, 2010. Further details are available here.

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In further Batman: Under the Red Hood news, The World’s Finest and WaterTower Music have teamed up to give fans the opportunity to receive a free copy of the Batman: Under the Red Hood Soundtrack From the DC Universe Animated Original Movie CD release from WaterTower Music. For this week only, The World’s Finest will be giving away ten copies in total of the Batman: Under the Red Hood Soundtrack From the DC Universe Animated Original Movie Soundtrack CD release to ten lucky recipients, courtesy of WaterTower Music.

Batman: Under the Red Hood Soundtrack From the DC Universe Animated Original Movie is now available on Amazon, iTunes and other digital music retailers. The soundtrack is available as both a digital download (Click here for iTunes!) and an Amazon-exclusive compact disc release (Click here to purchase!).

To enter, simply send an email to bbeyond@yahoo.com, including your name, full mailing address and phone number by Friday, July 30th, 2010. Please label the email “Batman: Under the Red Hood CD Contest.” Only one entry per person will be accepted. From there, ten entries will be randomly selected to receive a free copy of the Batman: Under the Red Hood Soundtrack From the DC Universe Animated Original Movie CD release from WaterTower Music. Please note this special giveaway is only available to residents of the United States. Only those randomly chosen to receive a copy of the CD release will be notified via email shortly after the closure of the contest. Please note the terms and conditions of this special giveaway are subject to change without notice.

Batman: Under the Red Hood Soundtrack From the DC Universe Animated Original Movie is now available on iTunes, Amazon and other digital music retailers. Official details for the Batman: Under the Red Hood Soundtrack From the DC Universe Animated Original Movie CD release from WaterTower Music are available here.

Please continue to the The World’s Finest Batman: Under the Red Hood subsite for further details on the direct-to-video animated feature release. Click here to view the trailer for the Batman: Under the Red Hood direct-to-video animated feature. A co-production of Warner Premiere, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group, DC Comics and Warner Bros. Animation, the direct-to-video Batman: Under the Red Hood animated feature is now available from Warner Home Video.

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