Category Archives: Batman

The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #123: “Beware the Creeper”

Beware the Creeper, indeed! Aptly named, “The Creeper” is a pushy, entitled and narcissistic maniac with yellow skin, green hair and a perma-grin. In the Animated Series, The Creeper’s personality… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #122: “Chemistry”

The animated episode, “Chemistry,” directly addresses whether Batman’s vigilante lifestyle has room for romantic love. Maybe it just takes the “perfect” partner for Bruce Wayne to feel fulfilled in life–… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #120: “Girls’ Night Out”

“Girls’ Night Out” is an unapologetic celebration of the feminine superhero. The story features top ladies of the DC Animated Universe: Harley Quinn, Poison Ivy, Batgirl, Supergirl, and a new… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #119: “Legends of the Dark Knight”

“Legends of the Dark Knight” is a strikingly divergent episode in the animated series, portraying three distinct, stylized representations of Batman including: The Golden Age era, Frank Miller’s darkly toned The… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #118: “SDCC Panel: The Psychology of Robin- Batman’s First Sidekick”

What makes Dick Grayson different from Bruce Wayne? At first glance, it appears that both superheroes experienced very similar childhood traumas. Would sharing this trauma – witnessing the murder of… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #117: “The Demon Within”

The classic DC Comics antihero known as Etrigran is a demon prince of Hell who can “bind” himself to another person.  With the powers of super-strength, super-speed, telepathy, and energy… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #116: “WonderCon 2018”

This is our live panel from WonderCon 2018, entitled “The Psychology of Batman: The Animated Series,” with our very special guest Londyn Jackson (@HistoftheBatman), from the stellar podcast, History of the Batman!  … Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #114: “The Arkham Video Games, Part 1”

In this episode, we review the stories told in the Arkham video game series, starting with Arkham Origins and Arkham Asylum. The series further develops the mythos of Gotham City’s “institution for the criminally insane,” and… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #113: “Animal Act”

A bit of stealthy rooftop patrolling leads Batman, Nightwing, and Robin to notice strange activity atop a radio tower. Nightwing (Dick Grayson) recognizes the disguised burglar as “Peaches,” a gorilla… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #112: “Cult of the Cat”

Underground lairs. Initiation rituals. Animal worship. Though these might be some of Batman’s favorite things, he is none too pleased to to discover that Selina Kyle AKA Catwoman has gotten… Read the Rest »