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Old 09-25-2013, 11:14 AM   #66
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Default Re: "Gotham" the TV Series coming to Fox -- how will effect the new Batman?

Originally Posted by Mr.M View Post
This absolutely, positively, unequivocally CANNOT be part of the burgeoning DCCU. A realistic Gotham crime drama set in the world of Superman, where half of Metropolis went up in rubble? Doesn't work. I don't care for Arrow/Flash and don't really know how grounded those shows are. Do the producers have rights to incorporate this show into Arrow/Flash universes, seeing that Fox exclusively won the bid? Think we need answers as to how flexible they really are with this. A Nolan prequel would be a pointless exercise as well. That universe is done. There is nothing fascinating pre-Batman Begins that wouldn't be your standard NYPD drama. I think it just needs to be a stand alone like Smallville.

If this series were a part of a DCCU, it would predate the events of Man of Steel.

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