Month: October 2014

October 2014 Episode Schedule For “Beware The Batman” On Teletoon

New-to-the-network episodes of the CG-animated series Beware The Batman are slated to air during the month of October 2014 on the Canadian network Teletoon. The acclaimed animated series will air at Fridays at 8:30pm (ET/PT) alongside Ultimate Spider-Man: Web Warriors, Marvel’s Avengers Assemble, and other animated fare. The acclaimed Batman cartoon will air as part of Teletoon’s SuperFan Friday programming block. Schedule details are available below.

Beware the Batman incorporates Batman’s core characters with a rogue gallery of new villains not previously seen in animated form. Along with backup from ex-secret agent Alfred and lethal swordstress Katana, the Dark Knight faces the twisted machinations of Gotham City’s criminal underworld led by the likes of Anarky, Professor Pyg, Mister Toad and Magpie.

Beware The Batman
“Reckoning” airs Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 8:30pm (ET/PT) on Teletoon

Ra’s unleashes some of Batman’s greatest enemies from Blackgate to keep him occupied, while Ra’s turns his attentions on Katana and Alfred.

Beware The Batman
“Nexus” airs Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 8:30pm (ET/PT) on Teletoon

Six months after the attack, Gotham’s new mayor has hired District Attorney Harvey Dent, who hates Batman and wants to bring him to justice.

Beware The Batman
“Monsters” airs Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 8:30pm (ET/PT) on Teletoon

There’s a new hero in Old Gotham. Metamorpho’s back and he’s using his powers to protect the citizens of Gotham from high tech criminals.

Beware The Batman
“Games” airs Friday, October 24th, 2014 at 8:30pm (ET/PT) on Teletoon

Humpty Dumpty captures Batman, Katana, Gordon, Mayor Grange and Tobias Whale and makes them play his Murder Mystery Game.

Beware The Batman
“Animal” airs Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 8:30pm (ET/PT) on Teletoon

In order to track a thief who’s stolen a dangerous piece of code-breaking software, Batman has himself arrested and thrown into Blackgate prison.

Please note the October 31st, 2014-scheduled episode of Beware The Batman might be pre-empted due to special holiday programming, but the network is currently unable to confirm. Beware The Batman airs Fridays at 8:30pm (ET/PT) as part of the Teletoon SuperFan Friday programming block.

Beware The Batman recently finished its run on the Adult Swim programming block Toonami, and all 26-episodes of the show are available on Blu-ray and DVD. Additional Beware The Batman media and content can be found here at The World’s Finest Beware The Batman subsite.

Teletoon, which reaches more than 7.3 million Canadian homes, is part of five nationwide specialty television channels – Teletoon, Télétoon, Teletoon Retro, Télétoon Rétro and Cartoon Network – that fall under the Teletoon Canada Inc. banner. Stay tuned for further updates here soon at The World’s Finest

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Trailer, New York Comic-Con Details For “Justice League: Throne Of Atlantis” Animated Feature

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has provided both the trailer and 2014 New York Comic-Con appearance details for Justice League: Throne of Atlantis, the early 2015 installment of the DC Universe Animated Original Movie line. Other comic-con details below include information on events spotlighting the live-action Batman: The Complete TV Series Blu-ray release and LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham video game release. Justice League: Throne of Atlantis spotlights the origins of Aquaman and his first meeting with the Justice League. Justice League: Throne of Atlantis – a co-production between DC Entertianment, Warner Bros. Animation and Warner Bros. Home Entertainment – will arrive on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital Download in early 2015.

Adam West/Batman: The Complete Television Series, Justice League: Throne of Atlantis>,
LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham coming to New York Comic Con

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment will bring a trio of highly anticipated titles to New York Comic Con, including panels featuring Adam West & Batman: The Complete Television Series, a first-look at Justice League: Throne of Atlantis, and a star-studded further unveiling of LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham.

Adam West opens the weekend on Thursday, October 9 at 6:45pm on the Main Stage of the Javits Center with a Bat-tastic look at Batman: The Complete Television Series, the most anticipated home entertainment release in fanboy history. Fans will get an inside sneak peak – courtesy of the iconic Batman for all time, Adam West – at all the exclusive content, as well as dazzling HD remastered footage from the landmark series. Warner Bros. Home Entertainment will release Batman: The Complete Television Series on November 11, 2014.

On Friday, October 10 at 7:15pm on the Empire Stage, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment continues its NYCC tradition of unveiling the first footage from its next film – and this time it’s Justice League: Throne of Atlantis, the animated origin story of Aquaman. Fans will be treated to full clips & lively discussion courtesy of Aquaman himself, Matt Lanter, alongside producer James Tucker, screenwriter Heath Corson, character designer Phil Bourassa, and 8-time Emmy winning dialogue director Andrea Romano. Produced by Warner Bros. Animation, DC Entertainment and Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, the film will arrive on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD in early 2015.

LEGO® Batman™ 3: Beyond Gotham swoops into New York Comic Con on Saturday, October 11 at Noon on the Main Stage to take convention goers on a galactic adventure in the DC Universe with an exciting, star-studded panel led by actors Kevin Smith and Troy Baker, TT Games developers Arthur Parsons and Stephen Sharples, DC Entertainment’s Chief Creative Officer Geoff Johns – plus, a special guest appearance by Stephen Amell, star of hit TV series Arrow! The panelists will go behind-the-scenes of this year’s ultimate Super Hero adventure for all ages and reveal new characters, show off exclusive gameplay demos and give away unbelievable prizes.

All three panels will be live-streamed for fans unable to make the trek to New York. Please check the NYCC website for streaming details.

The World’s Finest was the first to break news on the forthcoming Justice League: Throne of Atlantis animated feature. Click here for the early details and stay tuned for further details coming soon.

Justice League: Throne of Atlantis hits Blu-ray, single-disc DVD, and Digital Download in early 2015 as part of the DC Universe Original Movie line from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, in co-production with Warner Bros. Animation and DC Entertainment.

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Complete Tracklist For “Batman: The Animated Series – Original Soundtrack From The Warner Bros. Television Series, Volume Three”

The World’s Finest has a breakdown of the complete track list for the highly-anticipated Batman: The Animated Series – Original Soundtrack From The Warner Bros. Television Series, Volume Three CD release, available from La-La Land Records starting October 7th, 2014. The multi-disc set will be available to order directly from the the label’s website or through select online vendors. The first 200 people who purchase the score through the La-La Land Records website will receive a signed front tray card autographed by composers Lolita Ritmanis, Michael McCuistion and Carlos Rodriguez at no extra charge. Quantities are limited.

Continue below for a first look at the complete four-disc track listing details for Batman: The Animated Series – Original Soundtrack From The Warner Bros. Television Series, Volume Three.

TRACK LISTING:

*CONTAINS THEMATIC MATERIAL BY SHIRLEY WALKER
**CONTAINS THEME FROM “BATMAN” BY DANNY ELFMAN

DISC 1
BATMAN: THE ANIMATED SERIES
1. Main Title (Danny Elfman) 1:03
ROBIN’S RECKONING, PART I (Carlos Rodriguez)
2. Robin’s Reckoning/Yahoo!/Robin’s Catch/Interrogation 2:50
3. Boy Wonder 0:55
4. Extortion/The Flying Graysons 1:49
5. Goodbye/Master Dick 1:03
6. Crap Shoot*/Stromwell’s Mansion 0:59
7. The Bonding*/Never Again 1:00
ROBIN’S RECKONING, PART II (Peter Tomashek)
8. Circus Memory 1:24
9. Fencing Memory 0:53
10. Dick Eavesdrops/Stealthy Dick 0:59
11. Dick on the Street 2:44
12. Dick Finds Zucco/Into the River/Out of the River 1:56
13. Redial (William T. Stromberg)/Batman Drops In 0:56
14. Amusement Park Fight/Robin Gets Zucco/Robin Does Right 3:40
15. Sunrise 0:34
ROBIN’S RECKONING (BONUS TRACK) (Carlos Rodriguez)
16. Circus Fanfare/The Flying Graysons (alternate) 1:05
P.O.V. (Shirley Walker)
17. Gotham’s Finest/Bad Guys Escape 1:42
18. Bullock’s P.O.V. 3:37
19. Wilkes’ P.O.V. 1:35
20. Montoya’s P.O.V. 1:40
21. Suspended Cops 0:44
22. Renee Finds Batman/Batman Fights the Mob**/Montoya Cleans Up 5:07
23. Epilogue 0:27
THE CLOCK KING (Carlos Rodriguez)
24. The Clock King*/Gone With the Wind/Fugate Loses It 1:25
25. Political Graffiti*/Fugate Catches Train* 1:36
26. Back Alley Batman/Clock Creep Hits Bank/Adieu, Batman* 1:43
27. Time Is Running Out/Batman the Safe-Cracker 1:11
28. Timing Is Everything*Batman Saves the Mayor* 2:36
TYGER, TYGER (Todd Hayen)
29. Tyger, Tyger*/Introducing Tygrus 2:31
30. Tygrus Exercises 1:07
31. Dorian’s Island 1:23
32. The Catwoman/You Made Her a Monster 0:43
33. Tygrus Notices Catwoman/Her Fate Is in Your Hands 1:59
34. Run Thru the Jungle/Bat vs. Cat/Fight on the Bridge/Batman and Tygrus Fall 2:18
35. Selina Convinces Tygrus/Not His Enemy 2:24
36. Tyger Burning Bright 1:40
SEE NO EVIL (Shirley Walker)
37. See No Evil/Memoirs of an Invisible Con/Footprints 6:09
38. Kimberly’s School/Stay Away/Abandoned 2:59
39. Mojo’s Pearls/Hold On… Batman 5:03
40. Safe and Sound 0:37
TOTAL DISC TIME: 77:38

DISC 2
CAT SCRATCH FEVER (Harvey R. Cohen)
1. Cat Scratch Fever/Cat Catchers/Animal Testing 3:08
2. Dagget Labs*/Selina Is Bitten* 0:57
3. The Toxin Takes Effect* 2:13
4. Let the Hunt Begin/The Chase Continues*/Toboggan Run 1:39
5. On the Ice*/Under the Ice 1:43
6. Bad Guys Take a Dip* 0:34
7. Isis’ Return 0:47
THE FORGOTTEN (Shirley Walker)
8. Down into the City 0:37
9. Bruce Becomes Homeless/Bruce Is Blackjacked 2:42
10. The Oven 0:47
11. The Dream Sequence/Dan Protects Salvo/Alfred Finds Bruce’s Car 2:27
12. Bruce’s Family Flashback 0:34
13. Sweatbox Breakout/Trapped in the Canyon 1:21
14. Mining for Batman 2:52
15. Master Bruce 0:29
BE A CLOWN (Michael McCuistion)
16. Gotham Acres/Crooks Interrupt Mayor’s Speech/Joker the Costume Freak* 1:59
17. Jekko the Magnificent/You, You, You 1:15
18. Pure Dynamite/Dynamite Birthday Cake* 1:51
19. Jordan the Stowaway 0:39
20. It’s Not a Game, Jordan/The Old Ace up the Sleeve/The Crystal Ball 1:43
21. Batman in Straightjacket/The Show Continues* 2:20
22. Rollercoaster Fight 1:01
23. Jordan & Mayor Reunited 0:16
BE A CLOWN (BONUS TRACKS) (Michael McCuistion)
24. Organ Source 1:24
25. Water Tank Source 1:02
26. Carousel Source 1:48
27. Circus Source (unused) 1:45
DREAMS IN DARKNESS (Todd Hayen)
28. Dreams in Darkness/Batman Guesses Wrong/Batman Cracks Up 2:55
29. Batman’s Fate*/Threshold of Fear 2:18
30. Batman Tries to Escape/Mass Madness* 0:32
31. Batman’s Delusions* 3:46
32. Batman Conquers Fear*/Safe at Home 2:09
THE UNDERDWELLERS (Lars Clutterham & Stuart Balcomb)
33. Let’s Play Chicken (L. Clutterham) 1:10
34. It Was a Leprechaun (L. Clutterham) 0:48
35. The Underdwellers (S. Balcomb) 1:42
36. Blinded by the Light*/Batman Saves Frog* (S. Balcomb) 3:18
37. The Sewer King (S. Balcomb) 1:14
38. Batman Sounds Alarm (L. Clutterham) 1:27
39. Be Our Guest/Endangered Species? Not/Hanging Out to Dry/Batman Dethrones King (L. Clutterham) 2:14
40. The Light, The Light (S. Balcomb) 0:34
TERROR IN THE SKY (Shirley Walker)
41. Terror in the Sky/The Man-Bat 1:44
42. Carpet Inspection/Batman Operates/Francine Is in the Trash 1:01
43. Man-Bat out of the Sky/Man-Bat Chases Batman 2:34
44. Batman Looks Thru Files/March Confesses 1:18
45. Francine, Come Home 0:49
46. Woman-Bat Wrecks the Plane/Langstrom out the Door 2:59
47.Detransformation 2:21
TOTAL DISC TIME: 78:32

DISC 3
BATMAN: THE ANIMATED SERIES
1. Main Title Demo (Two Pianos) (Shirley Walker & Danny Elfman) 1:01
NIGHT OF THE NINJA (Mark Koval)
2. Night of the Ninja 2:10
3. Karate School/Flashback/Ninja Assault* 3:36
4. Just in Time 0:56
5. Bruce Catches Kyodai 1:13
6. Kidnapped/Watertower 0:39
7. Master Crime Fighter 1:39
8. Ninja Meets His Match*/Thanks for Your Help 3:18
DAY OF THE SAMURAI (Carlos Rodriguez)
9. Day of the Samurai/Ninja’s Arrival 1:54
10. Kyodai Ken Is Revealed/Bruce’s Sketch 0:42
11. Bruce Meditates/Once Upon a Time, Alfred/Uramachi District/Batman
Gives Chase 3:48
12. Kyodai Ken Finds Scroll/The Big Sleep/Kyodai Studies Scroll 1:37
13. Alfred’s All Tied Up/Batman Does as He Will/Batman Examines Dummy 2:02
14. Batman Confronts Kyodai* 2:32
15. Most Ingenious, Sir/The Essence of Samurai 0:54
PROPHECY OF DOOM (Shirley Walker)
16. Prophecy of Doom 1:19
17. Abandon Ship/Grave Danger 1:34
18. Elevator Cliffhanger/Elevator Escape 1:47
19. The Great Fall/Spiritual Crisis 2:33
20. Nostromos Sees the Light/Guilty as Charged 4:24
PROPHECY OF DOOM (BONUS TRACK) (Shirley Walker)
21. Nostromos Source 1:01
ETERNAL YOUTH (Lolita Ritmanis)
22. Eternal Youth 1:47
23. Wild Weekend/Detective Batman/Batcave Greenery 1:19
24. Alfred and Maggie Go Back/Batman’s Chemistry/Behind the Curtain 1:40
25. Bat Gliding*/Petrified People 1:47
26. Ivy the Eco-Terrorist 1:54
27. What’s It All About…? 0:48
ETERNAL YOUTH (BONUS TRACKS) (Lolita Ritmanis)
28. Video Source 2:03
29. Spa Source 1:51
WHAT IS REALITY? (Richard Bronskill)
30. What Is Reality?/Police Station 1:18
31. The Riddler’s File/Robin Opens the Box 0:58
32. Hard Copy* 1:16
33. Riddler and the Commissioner*/Batman’s Fire Out*/Batman in Computer Land* 1:27
34. Batman’s Riddler* 0:56
35. Batman and Pegasus*/And So On, And So On 3:07
36. Trapped* 0:38
MUDSLIDE (Shirley Walker)
37. Mudslide/Clayface Slips By 1:17
38. Your Goose Is Cooked/You Used to be Neater 3:44
39. Movie Source 1:15
40. MP-40/Clayface Escapes 1:26
41. He’s Melting/Breaking Up Is Hard to Do 1:27
42. Inside Addition 4:14
TOTAL DISC TIME: 78:26

DISC 4
I AM THE NIGHT (Michael McCuistion)
1. I Am the Night 0:37
2. Roses/Stakeout/Roses on the Pavement/Brass Knuckles 1:56
3. Battering Ram/The Jazzman Was Ready*/Catching the Jazzman/Commissioner Is Shot 2:23
4. Emergency 0:27
5. Batman Pays a Visit 0:38
6. Batman’s Rage/Jazzman in Prison 1:25
7. Robin Sees Batman/Jazzman in the Laundry/Jazzman’s Escape 0:58
8. Batman Unmasks/This Is My Hunt*/Batman Saves Gordon* 2:25
9. Batman Talks with Kid* 1:15
HEART OF STEEL, PART I (Richard Bronskill & Tamara Kline)
10. Sub-Main Title/The Briefcase (R. Bronskill) 1:03
11. Briefcase on the Prowl (T. Kline) 1:53
12. The Escape* (R. Bronskill) 3:15
13. Cybertron Industries/HARDAC/Next Duplicant/Another Gordon (T. Kline) 1:52
14. Teddy Bear/Randa’s Compact/Compact Goes to Work (R. Bronskill) 1:18
15. Randa Finds the Batcave/HARDAC Has Control (T. Kline) 1:22
HEART OF STEEL, PART II (Carl Johnson)
16. Heart of Steel, Part II* 0:58
17. Another Mayor/Another Bullock 2:41
18. A Very Exclusive Club* 1:49
19. Trash Can Robot 1:36
20. A Watchful Eye/Flying Over Cybertron*/Robots Run Amok*/Randa Is Terminated 3:24
21. Let’s Go Home* 0:39
HEART OF STEEL (BONUS TRACKS) (Tamara Kline, Richard Bronskill & Carl Johnson)
22. Futuristic Muzak (T. Kline) 0:45
23. Sub-Main Title/The Briefcase (alternate)/Randa’s Compact (alternate) (R. Bronskill) 1:31
24. Let’s Go Home (alternate)* (C. Johnson) 0:40
BLIND AS A BAT (Steve Chesne & James Stemple)
25. The Raven (S. Chesne) 1:34
26. Raven Runs Amok* (J. Stemple) 0:52
27. The Vision Thing (S. Chesne) 0:52
28. Sight, Or No Sight/Tooling Up*/Quoth the Batman, “Nevermore”*/** (J. Stemple) 4:29
29. Batwing Disabled/Disabled Batman (S. Chesne) 4:05
30. Cornered*/Good News* (J. Stemple) 1:01
PAGING THE CRIME DOCTOR (Shirley Walker)
31. Paging the Crime Doctor 3:44
32. Leslie Remembers/Matt Finds Leslie/Old Friends/Abducted 2:00
33. Signs of a Struggle/The Disorderly Orderly/Playing with Sharp Objects/Laser Blazer 4:08
34. Rooftop Escape/About My Father 3:28
THE MAN WHO KILLED BATMAN (Shirley Walker)
35. The Man Who Killed Batman 1:23
36. Sid Wanted In/Sid the Squid 2:27
37. Squid, Squid, Squid/Locked Up 1:46
38. Sid Meets the Joker/The Diamond Exchange/No Punchline 2:13
39. Batman’s Funeral (includes “Amazing Grace,” trad.) 3:33
40. Pine Box/A Lot of Respect 1:43
BATMAN: THE ANIMATED SERIES
41. End Credits (Danny Elfman) 0:45
TOTAL DISC TIME: 78:28

TOTAL ALBUM TIME: 312:53

The above details, and more, are available on the The World’s Finest Batman: The Animated Series subsite.

Batman: The Animated Series – Original Soundtrack From The Warner Bros. Television Series, Volume Three, the soundtrack CD release from La-La Land Records, will be available to order directly from La La Land Records starting Tuesday, October 7th, 2014. The soundtrack will be available through the label’s official website and a host of specialty online retailers.

Check out the The World’s Finest Batman: The Animated Series subsite for more details on this classic animated series.

More details on La-La Land Records can be found at the label’s official website. La-La Land Records specializes in soundtrack releases highlighting the best music from television and film, both new and old. The label has been releasing soundtracks with material from assorted animated and live-action DC Comics-based projects since 2002.

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October 2014 Schedule Details For New “Teen Titans Go!” Episodes On Cartoon Network

Cartoon Network has provided details for the new episodes of the Teen Titans Go! animated series slated to air on the network for October 2014. Teen Titans Go!, a half-hour comedy/adventure series comprised of two back-to-back 15-minute episodes, follows the hilarious antics of the teenage superhero team as they deal with what happens between major battles. The DC Comics-inspired cartoon airs Thursdays at 6:00 (ET/PT) on Cartoon Network, with regular re-airings throughout the week on the animated-themed channel. Continue below for further details.

Teen Titans Go!
Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 6:00pm (ET/PT)

“Friendship” – Zapped into an episode of Pretty Pretty Pegasus, the Titans must fight their way out using love and friendship.

Teen Titans Go!
Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 6:00pm (ET/PT)

“Vegetables” – The Titans try vegetarianism, but learn that not everyone is cut out for that lifestyle.

Teen Titans Go!
Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 6:00pm (ET/PT)

“The Mask” – Robin’s mask doesn’t just conceal his secret identity, it hides a terrible secret!

Teen Titans Go!
Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 6:00pm (ET/PT)

“Serious Business” – The Titans learn the hard way what a bathroom is really for.

Teen Titans Go!
Thursday, October 30th, 2014 at 6:00pm (ET/PT)

“Halloween” – Raven tries to put the spirit of Halloween back in Halloween.

Teen Titans Go! airs Thursdays at 6:00pm (ET/PT) on Cartoon Network, with rebroadcasts airing throughout the week on Cartoon Network. Stay tuned for further updates and more right here at The World’s Finest. Please click the link below for more discussion.

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New Printing Of Classic “Teen Titans Go!” Comic Collection Now Available

A new printing of a classic Teen Titans Go! comic collection is now available at comic book stores and hobby shops. Teen Titans Go!: Titans Together, featuring issues #27-32 of the original Teen Titans Go! series, hits shelves today – Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 – for $12.99. The original Teen Titans Go! comic title was based on the fan-favorite Teen Titans animated series, which originally aired from 2003 to 2006. The creative team for the majority of the popular comic’s run was writer J. Torres and penciller Todd Nauck. The series ran for 55 issues, wrapping up in 2007.

Continue below for further details on this release, with information directly from DC Comics.

TEEN TITANS GO!: TITANS TOGETHER TP (NEW PRINTING)

Written by J. TORRES
Art by MIKE NORTON, TODD NAUCK and others
Cover by TODD NAUCK
On sale OCTOBER 1 • 144 pg, FC, $12.99 US

The all-ages collection featuring TEEN TITANS GO! #27-32 is back in print, with the team’s battles with Jinx, Mas y Menos, Dr. Light and more! Plus, appearances by the Doom Patrol and Nightwing!

Click here for further details on the classic Teen Titans Go! comic series. Additionally, info on the Teen Titans 2003 animated series can also be found right here at the The World’s Finest Teen Titans subsite.

Teen Titans Go!: Titans Together, a collection of the classic Teen Titans Go! comics series – not to be confused with the current comedic Teen Titans Go! series, is now available to own. Stay tuned for further news and updates right here at The World’s Finest.

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