Awesome YouTube video showing how the Batman icon has mutated over the years.
Saw this and various other DC-branded hermit crab accessories on clearance at the local supermarket. There were also separately packaged Batman hermit crab shells. Oy.
So I was checking out the clearance toy bin at the local Wal-Mart-style chain store and ran across what has to be not only the worst Dark Knight tie-in, but possibly the lamest Batman toy ever. I give you, the Dark Knight Interactive Bat,
According to Mattel’s promotional material,
Batman Dark Knight Interactive Bat makes the Batcave playroom complete. From deep within the mysteries of the Batcave comes the Attack Bat. It perches silently. Wake up the bat by pressing a button and the eyes will glow and the bat makes chittering noises. Press a button on the perch, the bat releases itself and begins to take flight, surely scaring anyone nearby.
Uh, yeah, every kid’s dream to have a creepy f—ing bat toy.
Masked Avenger Studios announced earlier this month that it will be releasing a limited edition Burt Ward bust,
Another in the line of Hot Toys 1:6 scale figures based on the Dark Knight that is being distributed by DC Direct here in the United States, it’s Harvey Dent/Two-Face. This figure will be out in June for $175,