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Old 10-05-2013, 12:47 PM   #1
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Old 10-05-2013, 01:01 PM   #2
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2008 and 2009 (Arkham)

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1973: DC Comics #252
Tim Burton's Batman '89
1998: The Batman Chronicles
2008: The Dark Knight

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Old 10-05-2013, 01:10 PM   #4
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The new symbol for Batman Vs Superman is like none of the above right?

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Old 10-05-2013, 01:21 PM   #5
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The one from 1993 looks like the space station Deep Space Nine. Just saying.

Um, my favorite one would have to be....1998, the Batman Chronicles, and 2003, Batman Gothic Knights.

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Old 10-05-2013, 01:21 PM   #6
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Gotham Knights, Dead End, and the one wrongly labeled as Batman Begins

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Old 10-05-2013, 01:54 PM   #7
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Batman Returns (1992)
Batman Forever (1995)
Batman: Gotham Knights (2003)
Batman: Dead End (2003)

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Old 10-05-2013, 02:16 PM   #8
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Great idea for a thread.

My favs in order are:

2003 (Gotham Knights)

2008 (TDK)

1998 (Batman Chronicles)

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Old 10-05-2013, 03:17 PM   #9
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Gotham Knights and Nolan.

I must say though that graphic annoys me because it includes the other Nolan films and Arkham games as if the symbol itself is different.

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Old 10-05-2013, 03:19 PM   #10
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The one on this DC Direct 13" collector's figure:

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Batman Returns for me...

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Old 10-05-2013, 04:36 PM   #12
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Batman Forever '95
Batman Returns '92
Batman Begins '05
Batman Dead End (really Alex Ross's) '03
Batman Gotham Knight '03

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Old 10-05-2013, 05:18 PM   #13
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Most of these aren't symbols, but logos.

So, in terms of the oval symbol, I'll have:
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The modern oval of Earth One and Batman Inc vol 1


and for the black bat:
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Old 10-05-2013, 06:03 PM   #14
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1. Gotham Knights
2. The Dark Knight
3. Battle of the Cowl

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Old 10-05-2013, 06:43 PM   #15
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The Dead End/Ross symbol is pretty perfect

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Old 10-05-2013, 08:27 PM   #16
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The Dark Knight
Batman Returns
Gotham Knights

Batman Begins would have been on my list, had it been on the chart...

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Old 10-05-2013, 08:43 PM   #17
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Batman Begins would have been on my list, had it been on the chart...
It is. Penultimate row, second column.

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Old 10-06-2013, 02:52 AM   #18
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It is. Penultimate row, second column.
Whoever made the chart put the wrong symbol there. That's definitely not the symbol on the Begins suit.

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Old 10-06-2013, 06:54 AM   #19
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Whoever made the chart put the wrong symbol there. That's definitely not the symbol on the Begins suit.
The chart is largely filled with mistakes, considering it's got far more logos than symbols:

The first row has two symbols with a picture of Batman's face. Batman has never worn a symbol with his own face on it. It was the logo of a book.

The Arkham games didn't have symbols with "Batman" written inside them. That's their franchise logo.

The Batman & Robin suit didn't have a symbol that displayed both a bat and a robin. That was the film logo.

The same is applicable to The Dark Knight Rises, the symbol on the suit wasn't all cracked.

So on, and so forth....

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Old 10-06-2013, 08:11 AM   #20
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The chart is largely filled with mistakes, considering it's got far more logos than symbols:

The first row has two symbols with a picture of Batman's face. Batman has never worn a symbol with his own face on it. It was the logo of a book.

The Arkham games didn't have symbols with "Batman" written inside them. That's their franchise logo.

The Batman & Robin suit didn't have a symbol that displayed both a bat and a robin. That was the film logo.

The same is applicable to The Dark Knight Rises, the symbol on the suit wasn't all cracked.

So on, and so forth....
I know that, and that doesn't change the fact that the symbol posted under 'Batman Begins' has absolutely nothing to do with the movie logo/suit symbol used in Batman Begins.

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Old 10-05-2013, 08:52 PM   #21
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tdk for me.

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Old 10-05-2013, 09:40 PM   #22
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That 1983 would be my favorite.

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Old 10-05-2013, 10:00 PM   #23
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I'm really diggin the new one.

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Old 10-05-2013, 10:22 PM   #24
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The worst is easily the Batman and Robin one.

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Old 10-05-2013, 10:57 PM   #25
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1995 (Batman Forever may be mediocre, but that is a great symbol)
1992 (nostalgia)
1989 (likewise)
2009 (Arkham Asylum)
2005 (BB)
2008 (TDK)

My picks.

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