Jul 24

Jeff and Todd admire Comic-Con from the Chatcave. The footage from Batman V Superman looks cool, but then so do all Zack Snyder trailers. Is it safe to get a little excited? The Deadpool trailer impresses, but Todd calls it try-hard. Jeff ponders Green Lantern and when he'll find his place in the JLA films. Also, was that a Robin costume?

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Jul 15

Todd is exasperated about the Batman V Superman teaser. Jeff tries to defend Man of Steel and has a hard time. Ant-Man and phase three of the Marvel universe are imminent. Will Marvel continue to dominate or can DC usher in a new style for the superhero genre? Also, some thoughts on directors for Spider-man, as well as the final rounds of competition for who will don the Spider-tights. The countdown to Comic-Con 2015 continues!

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Jun 27

Avengers 2 was overwhelming for Jeff, with Todd appreciating it's comic nods. But it's no match for Mad Max. Why did Michelle McLaren step away from Wonder Woman and what could the film have been. Fantastic Four raises eyebrows, with Todd newly optimistic. With Ant-Man on the horizon, has Marvel given us enough leading into a Comic Con from which they will be absent? Also, a harsh word or two about Supergirl.

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May 07

Fresh off of a couple of viewings of Netflix's Daredevil, Todd and Jeff agree this is as good as superheroes on screen have gotten. What is in store for season 2? Also, new images for Suicide Squad have Todd wondering who is the Joker, in every sense of the question. Jeff likes Margot Robbie, but is the movie doomed? Also, where do the Avengers go from here? Includes a blessing over the latest Star Wars footage.

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Apr 01

Daredevil on TV promises an experience Jeff has been waiting for. Is this the new frontier for superheroes onscreen? Gotham continues, can Todd be won over? A look at the Fantastic Four costumes confirms suspicions. Also, could Jonah Hill and Seth Rogan be the answer to Ghostbusters? How will Channing Tatum's attachment affect the new universe? Plus, Star Wars.

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Mar 06

Todd and Jeff marvel over the possibilities of Spider-man coming home to Marvel. Will Miles Morales be the new face behind the mask? Aquaman pics are well and good, but Todd ponders the need for the character in the Justice League. Jeff still hates Gotham but is rooting for Robin. Will Jenna Malone be Carrie Kelly in Batman vs. Superman? Also, an update on Harrison Ford's condition post-plane crash.

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Jan 10

Jeff and Todd debate the future of Marvel's Phase 3. How much longer can RDJ play Tony Stark? Todd is sour about the Fantastic Four reboot. Jeff wants The Rock for Shazam instead of Black Adam. Todd disagrees. Also, why the Hulk will definitely get shot into space in Avengers: Age of Ultron.

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Nov 20

Season 2 of The Bat Signal picks up on the West coast with much to catch up on. Jeff welcomes a new guest host, screenwriter and story artist Todd Ryan. Todd is mad at DC and Man of Steel. Jeff disses Bryan Singer. Everybody loves Guardians of the Galaxy. Also: Planet Hulk?

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Jun 19

No matter how prepared Jeff and Pat were for Man of Steel, the movie still packs a super punch. It's different from the Donner films, but how good of a thing is that? What do Superman's choices mean for the direction of the character? Also, a discussion about the future of the DC Universe on film based on this sprawling effort from Nolan, Goyer, and Snyder.

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May 11

Special double-wide blockbuster edition of The Signal!

Jeff and Megan both liked Iron Man 3 , in spite of a few concerns. Adam Levenberg of the Official Screenwriting podcast weighs in on the story, the money and what it all means for Tony's solo future. Jon Clarke of Caffeinated Comics podcast talks Mandarin to us. Erik Davis of Movies.com offers his first impressions after an early screening of Star Trek: Into Darkness. Avengers 2 anyone?

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