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BEWARE THE BATMAN “Twist” Review

This is the penultimate episode of the Toonami Beware the Batman marathon. This is the beginning of the end. SPOILERS! After the events of the previous episode, Batman (Anthony Ruivivar) continues to investigate Deathstroke (Robin Atkin Downes), letting Gotham continue to believe that Bruce Wayne is dead. Meanwhile, an injured, now insane Harvey Dent (Christopher […]

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BEWARE THE BATMAN “Epitaph” Review

The Beware the Batman marathon continues with a mystery episode. Obviously, SPOILERS ahead! Seriously, major spoilers. Bruce Wayne (Anthony Ruivivar), having decided to back up Harvey Dent (Christopher McDonald) in his mayoral candidacy, attends the rally. Unfortunately, he gets shot by a Batman imposter. Bruce lives, but decides to let Gotham City continue to think he’s  […]

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BEWARE THE BATMAN “Hero” Review

My review of the third episode in the Beware the Batman marathon! SPOILERS! Harvey Dent (Christopher McDonald) allies himself with Anarky (Wallace Langham), desperate to get rid of Batman, so that he can get elected as mayor. In turn, Anarky hires a mercenary named Deathstroke (Robin Atkin Downes). Dent gets more than he bargained for […]

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BEWARE THE BATMAN “Unique” Review

The second episode of the Beware the Batman marathon features clones. Lots of clones. SPOILERS! Gotham City is overrun by a bunch of mysterious masked men, who all dress identically. One of them assassinates a man who tells Bruce Wayne (Anthony Ruivivar) to inform Ava Kirk (Tisha Terrasini Banker) that her father is not dead. When […]

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BEWARE THE BATMAN “Doppleganger” Review

Toonami has aired the final seven episodes of Beware the Batman in one grand marathon! I will be reviewing all the episodes, and releasing them every other day. Let’s begin. SPOILERS! In this episode, Bruce Wayne (Anthony Ruivivar) has an encounter with, ironically, a man-sized bat creature. After the brief tussle, he decides to investigate […]

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BEWARE THE BATMAN “Animal” Review

The latest Beware the Batman episode has Batman getting arrested. Wait, whaaaat? SPOILERS AHEAD! After a brief chase, the police force, led by Harvey Dent (Christopher McDonald) catch the criminal The Key (J.B. Blanc). That’s a good thing, right? Batman (Anthony Ruivivar) doesn’t think so. After all, Key has just downloaded a program into his […]

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BEWARE THE BATMAN “Monsters” Review

The latest Beware the Batman episode features the return of a fan-favorite. Let’s dive in. Spoilers ahead! A mysterious vigilante (who isn’t Batman) begins taking down criminals every night at Old Gotham. Batman (Anthony Ruivivar) and Katana (Sumalee Montano) decide to investigate The Golem (as dubbed by the news), and discover that it’s Rex Mason […]

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BEWARE THE BATMAN “Attraction” Review

After about nine months, Beware the Batman is back with new episodes, thanks to Toonami. With the show already reportedly canceled, it might not matter anymore, but at least fans can watch the final half of the season. Some spoilers ahead. When Batman (Anthony Ruivivar) begins visiting Magpie (Grey DeLisle) at Blackgate Penitentiary, the villainess […]

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BEWARE THE BATMAN “Instinct” Review

Beware the Batman will be on break the next two weeks. Can this episode hold us until it returns? In “Instinct“, Professor Pyg (Brian George) and Mr. Toad (Udo Kier) are up to their old tricks, attacking people who have “wronged” animals, and leaving clues for Batman (Anthony Ruivivar) and Katana (Sumalee Montano) in the form of nursery rhymes. […]

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BEWARE THE BATMAN “Sacrifice” Review

The latest episode of Beware the Batman decides to get ambitious, by bringing in multiple sub-plots, while also introducing a new character. Does it work out? Spoilers ahead! In “Sacrifice“, the chaotic Anarky (Wallace Langham) steals something from the League of Assassins, which is a pretty gutsy move. Because he still has some nerve leftover, he […]

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BEWARE THE BATMAN “Allies” Review

Well, allies are better than side-kicks, right? SPOILERS AHEAD! After James Gordon (Kurtwood Smith) arrests Tobias Whale (Michael-Leon Wooley), Whale has his daughter Barbara (Tara Strong) kidnapped, with an ultimatum: if Gordon lets Whale go with a clean record, his daughter will be safe. Gordon decides that for his daughter’s sake, he’ll need to set aside his […]

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BEWARE THE BATMAN “Family” Review

This Saturday, Beware the Batman returned with new episodes. Was this a good episode to return with? I would say….YES! Spoilers ahead! In “Family“, Katana’s (Sumalee Montano) secrets come back to haunt her when Silver Monkey (James Remar) threatens Bruce Wayne (Anthony Ruivivar) and Alfred (J.B. Blanc) if she doesn’t hand over the Soultaker Sword. […]

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