So long, RBattz. Nearly 30 years after B:TAS debuted, Batman: Caped Crusader will “reinvent Batman and his iconic rogue’s gallery with sophisticated storytelling, nuanced characters, and intense action sequences all set in a visually striking world,” according to the press release. The animated series is described as a “serialized coming-of-age story” that focuses on a “modern, relatable” Clark Kent (Jack Quaid), “whip smart” Lois Lane (Alice Lee), and Jimmy Olsen during their adventures as young reporters at the Daily Planet. Related

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Tags: Photo: HBO Max/Warner Bros. It’s like an equal and opposite reaction to dark Snyder-verse Superman: lovable himbo Superman. Today, Warner Bros. There’s a new Batman on the prowl, and he’s a cartoon. Warner Bros.’ Kids & Family Division also announced that HBO Max and Cartoon Network have ordered two seasons of a new DC Comics series called My Adventures With Superman. Animation announced that it is developing a new animated Batman series, titled Batman: Caped Crusader, with HBO Max and Cartoon Network. Abrams and The Batman director Matt Reeves will executive-produce the new series alongside Bruce Timm, creator of the much-lauded Batman: The Animated Series. Animation

See ya, Batffleck. Timm, Reeves, and Abrams say that the series will be “evocative of Batman’s noir roots,” a promise already fulfilled by the noir-ish poster art above. J.J. The platforms have green-lit a straight-to-series order for the DC Comics adaptation with an exciting creative team.