The subtitle for the fifth and final season of Gotham may confirm Batman’s long-awaited appearance on the show.
The final season of FOX’s Batman prequel series will serve as a conclusion to the series with David Mazouz completing his journey towards becoming Batman. As seen in the latest promo, the new season has been given the subtitle Legend of the Dark Knight, teasing the Caped Crusader’s debut. Recently, Jerome actor Cameron Monaghan also confirmed Batman would indeed appear in the new season.
In addition to Batman’s introduction, the final season is also set to introduce Shane West as the iconic Batman villain Bane as it continues the No Man’s Land storyline.
Gotham stars Ben McKenzie as Jim Gordon, Donal Logue as Harvey Bullock, David Mazouz as Bruce Wayne, Sean Pertwee as Alfred Pennyworth, Robin Lord Taylor as Oswald Cobblepot, Camren Bicondova as Selina Kyle, and Cory Michael Smith as Edward Nygma.
With Gotham on the brink of total anarchy and cut off from the outside world, only Jim Gordon, Bruce Wayne and a handful of heroes remain behind to retake the city. Inspired by the “No Man’s Land” arc from the comics, villains including Penguin, the Riddler, the Sirens and Jeremiah have taken claim on various regions of the city. Will order be restored, or will chaos reign in Gotham?
Gotham Season 5 will premiere January 3, 2019. on FOX.
LEGO Reveals Michael Keaton’s ‘Batman’ Batmobile Set
The LEGO Group has officially announced that a new set based on the Batmobile featured in Tim Burton and Michael Keaton's Batman will be released in honor of the film's 30th anniversary.
The new set, the LEGO DC Batman 1989 Batmobile, will be released on Black Friday (November 29, 2019) and is described to be a "beautifully detailed" set that replicates the classic curves of the vehicle as seen in Tim Burton's iconic film that starred Academy Award-nominee Michael Keaton as the Caped Crusader.
The set will include some authentic features such as a slide-open cockpit, wraparound windshield and 2 hidden machine guns with a pop-up function. The Batmobile is said to be measured at 23 inches in length, built from 3,306 pieces and is equipped with a rotating display stand. Three minifigures are also included: Batman (Michael Keaton), The Joker (Jack Nicholson) and Vicki Vale (Kim Basinger).
Here's LEGO's official statement for those planning on purchasing the set, which includes an opportunity to receive a special gift:
The LEGO DC Batman 1989 Batmobile will be available Black Friday (November 29) at LEGO.com and LEGO brand retails stores. Those who purchase the set between November 29 and December 5 will also receive an additional, exclusive miniature replica of the new model as a free gift while supplies last.
You can take a look at this incredible DC Batman 1989 Batmobile set by clicking on "Next" down below to start the gallery.
Batman is one of the most beloved established IP's that have achieved massive popularity through tie-ins with The LEGO Group. Obviously, numerous iterations of the Dark Knight have been given their own sets, including Tim Burton and Michael Keaton's two films, but the character has also been prominent in video games and of course, his three appearances in films where Will Arnett voiced the character.
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Source: The LEGO Group