Watch: Batman Vs Two-Face trailer

By Alex Wiggan The first official trailer for Batman Vs Two-Face has arrived… …and it’s awesome! The trailer – uploaded exclusively to IGN’s YouTube account – offers up a look at the forthcoming animated Batman movie starring Adam West and Burt Ward. The film is a sequel to last year’s animated Bat-movie, Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders. The film … Continue reading

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Fans turn out to honour Adam West

By Alex Wiggan Last night in Los Angeles, thousands of people turned out in force, to pay a special tribute to Batman star, Adam West, who sadly passed away at the weekend at the age of 88. West’s family, LA Mayor Eric Garcetti, Police Chief Charlie Beck, DC Entertainment President Diane Nelson, actor Burt Ward, actress Lee Meriwether and many … Continue reading

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Fans and stars pay tribute to Adam West

By Alex Wiggan Over the weekend, we reported the sad news that Batman star, Adam West had passed away from a short battle with leukaemia. As huge fans of West’s ‘Bright Knight’, we’re still coming to terms with the fact another one of our heroes is no longer with us – and it would seem we’re not alone. Over the … Continue reading

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Meeting Adam West

By Alex Wiggan Around 12 years ago, I ventured (with one of my best friends) to The Centre: MK in Milton Keynes, to attend Collectormania – the long-running sci-fi/comic book convention. The reason for the trip was solely to meet one of my childhood heroes – Adam West. Like many, I grew up watching Batman on TV and West’s light-hearted … Continue reading

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Adam West 1928 – 2017

By Alex Wiggan Very sad news, folks – Batman star, Adam West has died. The actor – best known for playing the Caped Crusader on the ‘60s Batman show – passed away peacefully in Los Angeles, following a brief battle with leukaemia. Taking to Twitter, West’s family, said: “Our beloved AW passed away last night. He was the greatest. We’ll … Continue reading

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Reviewed: Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders

By Alex Wiggan So, tonight we here at the Honcho-SFX blog went to a special one-night-only screening of the new animated Batman movie, Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders. The movie will be released on DVD, Blu-Ray & in a digital format next month, but tonight we got to see it on the big screen – and we loved it! … Continue reading

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Batman ’66 meets Wonder Woman ’77

By Alex Wiggan This weekend has been filled with awesome news, from the release of the first Power Rangers trailer through to the announcement that William Shatner is to play a Batman villain; but this latest bit of news trumps the lot! Are you ready? Batman ’66 – the Batman comic based on Adam West’s Batman – is to cross … Continue reading

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William Shatner cast as a Batman villain

By Alex Wiggan Holy iconic casting, Batman – William Shatner has been cast as a Bat-villain! A. Batman. Villain! The Star Trek star, famous for his portrayal of Captain James T. Kirk on the ’60s Star Trek series, will take on the role of Bat-adversary, Two-Face. The character will appear in a sequel to the new animated movie, Batman: Return … Continue reading

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Adam West and Burt Ward return to Batman

By Alex Wiggan A little while back we heard rumblings that former Batman and Robin stars, Adam West and Burt Ward were working on something that would see them reunite for a Batman-related project. News on the project had been pretty sparse to say the least, leaving us both intrigued and excited. Well, that was until now. The West/Ward project … Continue reading

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Bat-to-basics: Decades of the Dark Knight

By Alex Wiggan Although we’re a little way off yet, news broke this week that the forthcoming Lego Movie-spin off, The Lego Batman Movie, is to pay respect to all different eras of Batman. Yep, if you’ve been a fan of the Dark Knight at any point during the last 76 years, then by the sounds of it you will … Continue reading

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