Batman University

Batman University
Batman University is a seasonal podcast about you know who. It began with an analysis of episodes of “Batman: The Animated Series” but has now expanded to cover other series, movies, and media. Your professor is Tony Sindelar.

19: “Gotham”
Jan 1, 2019 • 54 min
Batman University is back in session! James Thomson and Nathan Alderman join Tony for a discussion of Fox’s “Gotham.” Tune in to hear our thoughts on how a half-baked comic book show was reborn into an unmissable train wreck….
18: “The Lego Batman Movie”
Aug 4, 2018 • 55 min
Batman University is back for a panel discussion of the Lego Batman Movie. We pull apart why this movie is such a great (and important!) depiction of Batman and do an impromptu draft of a our favorite Lego Batman moments….
17: “Mask of the Phantasm”
Sep 12, 2017 • 94 min
It’s final exam week here at Batman University, which means it’s time to expand our podcast to an entire panel for a discussion of the animated movie “Mask of the Phantasm.” Tony is joined by Chip Sudderth, Dan Moren, David Loehr, and Philip Mozolak. We…
16: “Beware the Grey Ghost” with Glenn Fleishman
Sep 5, 2017 • 58 min
Glenn Fleishman joins Tony to discuss the classic Batman the Animated Series episode “Beware the Grey Ghost.” We discuss childhood experiences with Batman and comics stores, the obsolete technology available in Batman the Animated Series, and of course we…
15: “The Man Who Killed Batman” with Aleen Simms
Aug 29, 2017 • 42 min
Aleen Simms joins Tony to discuss the classic Batman the Animated Series episode “The Man Who Killed Batman.” We discuss Gotham career opportunities, Batman without Batman, and where to get a cape and cowl on short notice, and just how bad is the…
14: “Rebirth” with George Peckham-Rooney
Aug 22, 2017 • 46 min
George Peckham-Rooney joins Tony to discuss the Batman Beyond pilot and two parter “Rebirth.” We discuss the Batman Beyond series in general, origin stories, and pilots….
13: “Knight Time” with Joe Rosensteel
Aug 15, 2017 • 40 min
Joe Rosensteel joins Tony discuss the Superman Animated Series episode “Knight Time,” the visual redesign of DC animated characters, super villain group dynamics, and villain reveals that may or may not be surprising….
12: “Mystery of the Batwoman” with Sam Einhorn
Aug 8, 2017 • 53 min
Sam Einhorn joins Tony to discuss the animated movie “Mystery of the Batwoman,” the history of Batwoman, LGBT characters in comics, and Bruce Wayne’s dating life….
11: “World’s Finest” with Dan Moren
Aug 1, 2017 • 58 min
Dan Moren joins Tony to discuss the Superman three parter “World’s Finest,” the Batman-Superman relationship, and Batman’s role as a team player….
10: “The Color of Revenge” with Jason Snell
Jul 25, 2017 • 36 min
Jason Snell joins Tony to discuss Batman The Brave and The Bold episode “The Color of Revenge,” why we like this version of Batman, and the challenges of being Robin….
9: “Wild Cards” and “Epilogue” with Lisa Schmeiser
Jul 17, 2017 • 39 min
Lisa Schmeiser joins Tony to discuss three “Justice” League episode (“Wild Cards” parts 1 and 2 and “Epilogue”), the Justice League in general, and our favorite versions of Batman….
8: “Mad Love” with James Thomson
Sep 1, 2016 • 49 min
Tony and James discuss the episode “Mad Love.”…
7: “Perchance to Dream” with Shannon Sudderth
Aug 11, 2016 • 36 min
Tony and Shannon discuss the episode “Perchance to Dream.”…
6: “Love is a Croc” with Guy English
Aug 4, 2016 • 38 min
Tony and Guy discuss the episode “Love is a Croc.”…
5: “Shadow of the Bat” with Aleen Simms
Jul 28, 2016 • 49 min
Tony and Aleen discuss the episode “Shadow of the Bat.”…
4: “Feat of Clay” with Joe Rosensteel
Jul 21, 2016 • 63 min
Tony and Joe discuss the episode “Feat of Clay.”…
3: “P.O.V.” with Sam Einhorn
Jul 14, 2016 • 34 min
Tony and Sam discuss the episode “P.O.V.” with a lengthy discussion of The Question and Renee Montoya….
2: “Showdown” with Jeremy Goldstein
Jul 7, 2016 • 25 min
Tony and Jeremy talk about “Showdown” featuring Jonah Hex!…
1: “Zatanna” with Lisa Schmeiser
Jun 30, 2016 • 44 min
In the inaugural episode of TeeVee’s coverage of “Batman: The Animated Series,” Tony and Lisa discuss “Zatanna” and other Batman related topics. If you want to subscribe to a feed featuring only this series, it’s…