ARCHIVES

BEWARE THE BATMAN “Alone” SERIES FINALE Review

It’s been a good run, guys. This is the review for the final episode of Beware the Batman. Thanks Toonami, for airing the rest. Screw you, Cartoon Network, for your horrid treatment of yet another good action show. Let’s go! SPOILERS! Deathstroke (Robin Atkin Downes), in a final play, manages to locate the Batcave, and […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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  […]

Read More

BEWARE THE BATMAN “Choices” Review

Barbara Gordon fans should enjoy this fourth episode of the Toonami Beware the Batman marathon. SPOILERS. Killer Croc (Wade Williams) is back in town, and Batman (Anthony Ruivivar) and Katana (Sumalee Montano) head after him. Unfortunately, they get ambushed and captured by the reptilian foe, and their last hope may be Barbara Gordon (Tara Strong). The […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

BEWARE THE BATMAN “Games” Review

Humpty Dumpty is back in the latest Beware the Batman. Since I’m not a fan, was the episode able to thrive despite him? SPOILERS! Batman (Anthony Ruivivar) and Katana (Sumalee Montano) wake up in a strange mansion. And they’re not alone; they’re joined by Commissioner Gordon (Kurtwood Smith), Mayor Grange (C.C.H. Pounder), and gangster Tobias […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

BEWARE THE BATMAN “Reckoning” Review

The first story arc of Beware the Batman is over. I can safely say it was one of the best episodes yet! Spoilers ahead! Ra’s al Ghul (Lance Reddick), tired of Batman (Anthony Ruivivar), frees various criminals from jail, including Professor Pyg (Brian George), Magpie (Grey DeLisle), Cypher, Phosphorous Rex (Greg Ellis), and Tobias Whale […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

Get Ready for Guns, Blood, & Babes! Black Lagoon is coming to Toonami!

The renewed Toonami block has certainly been making waves since its revival 2 years ago. Airing shows that were already on Adult Swim’s anime block like Cowboy Bebop, Bleach, Inuyasha, and Ghost in the Shell; continuing shows that were on before the block’s cancellation like Naruto and One Piece; and airing newer shows like Casshern […]

Read More