In This Year’s Bat-Stuff, Batman and The Joker Have the Same Voice

Batman and Joker are two sides of the same crazy coin, according to some comics in the Dark Knight’s 74-year history. The thinking goes that you have to be insane to do what each character does and that their unique relationship binds them in a symbiotic way. So it makes a weird bit of sense that the same guy is going … » 5/20/13 9:00pm 5/20/13 9:00pm

The Dark Knight Surprises As a Talking Toy in New Lego Batman 2 Trailer

So Lego Batman 2 » 6/12/12 3:30pm 6/12/12 3:30pm will be the first toy-centric video game developed by Traveler's Tales that features voice acting. Now, given that the silent comedy was a big part of the appeal in previous Lego games, there might be some worry about such a change. But as the trailer above shows, the upcoming game looks as funny as…

The Lego Batman 2 Video Game Might Know What Kids Want Out of Comics…

The next Lego Batman » 5/29/12 3:30pm 5/29/12 3:30pm game comes packed with superheroes. . And that's great for the adults who already know those characters and will be playing with children. But if I were a seven-year-old kid playing the not-out-yet , the first thing I'd want to do after an adult pried the controller from my hands would be to go to …

Nightwing, Bizarro and Zatanna Playable With Lego Batman 2 Pre-Order…

With Superman, Wonder Woman and Green lantern joining the Dark Knight in Lego Batman 2, you're pretty much going to be able to assemble a miniature Justice League in the block-happy sequel. But since when it comes to hero team-ups, four measly characters is barely an appetizer. You'll be happy to know, then, that more … » 5/21/12 1:00pm 5/21/12 1:00pm

If Lego Batman 2 Happened in Arkham City, It Would Look Like This

Crossovers happen in comics all the time, where characters stumble into worlds that look radically different and meet alternate versions of themselves. Such a thing probably won't happen with the kid-friendly Lego Batman 2 and the Dark Knight's ultra-violent exploits in Batman: Arkham City. » 5/17/12 4:45pm 5/17/12 4:45pm

Confirmed: Lego Batman 2 Will Assemble a MiniFig Justice League This…

The World's Finest team-up that's been rumored and then teased in advertising for months finally gets announced as Warner Bros. Interactive reveals Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes today. Aside from Batman, Robin and Superman, the game will also feature Wonder Woman and Green Lantern. » 1/05/12 9:15am 1/05/12 9:15am

Ads in New Lego Toy Sets Confirm Superman and Wonder Woman in Lego…

Rumors have been swirling about an expanded superhero cast in the follow-up to 2008's Lego Batman, with the Amazing Amazon and the Man of Steel reportedly joining the toy-riffic version of the Dark Knight. Ads inside of new Lego toys appear to confirm that, according to MCVUK. Lego's launching a new Super Heroes line… » 12/13/11 2:40pm 12/13/11 2:40pm

Read this Sentence Exactly Nine Times: Gaming and OCD

The Village Voice's Chris Ward sat down to play Lego Batman for a review this week, and this happened:
I was unable to complete a single level without trying to collect the hundreds of thousands of LEGO coins that appear when you break something. Note: everything is breakable. It’s the jingling noise the coins make. …
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Lego Batman Bundle Taking PS2 Out With Not A Bang, But A Whimper

Announced during E3 » 9/23/08 11:40pm 9/23/08 11:40pm, Sony today released what's surely the last meaningful PS2 bundle, cobbled together to lead the console's charge into what's surely it's last meaningful holiday season. For $149, you're getting a PS2, Lego Batman and a copy of Justice League: New Frontier, the animated adaptation of Darwyn Cooke's…