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Celebrating 50 years of Batman

Batgirl 50th anniversary

FIFTY YEARS

11 September 2017

Yvonne Joyce Craig made her debut as Batgirl 50 years ago on Thursday, 14 September on Batman. While her stint on the series didn't last the entire season, Yvonne made an impression on people that still resonates today. We take this time to celebrate her role, and the great things she brought as a performer and human being!


New standalone film

The Conquest of Batman is currently in preproduction. A sort of "prequel" to Carrie's World, this fan film is scheduled to be produced either in Boston or Providence, RI. Stay tuned!!!


Catwoman through the decades

Evolution of Catwoman Infographic
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Cat Blog 21: Free Comic Book Day, the Saratoga Comic Con and Granite State Comic Con

Our newest Cat Blog. Enjoy!!!


Cat Blog 20: 2015 Rhode Island Comic Con


Catwoman's 75th anniversary

HAPPY 75TH ANNIVERSARY!!!

Catwoman made her debuted on 22 May 1940, in Batman #1. Created by Bob Kane and Bill Finger in 1940, cat burglar Selina Kyle was inspired by Hedy Lamarr, as well as Jean Harlow and Finger's cousin Ruth Steele. Selina's relationship with Batman has often been both adversarial and romantic, their paths crossing on the Gotham City rooftops at night.

Catwoman remained an important figure in the Batman universe until 1954, when a moral crackdown on comic books led to her temporary end; she was replaced by Batwoman in 1956.  The Feline Fatale made her return in early 1966, first with a mention in the Zelda The Great episode of the 1966 Batman series, then followed by a 16-17 March 1966 appearance on that show. Portrayed by Julie Newmar, the character became a sensation, and would reappear in the comics that fall—in a Lois Lane issue, dated November.

Since then, Catwoman has been an important player, and a most fascinating one at that!!!


Supervillain Origins: Catwoman

We received this video, uploaded on YouTube, concerning the origins of Catwoman. Enjoy!


What's New?

We are working on the fan series, Carrie's World.

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