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Burtonverse is an unofficial appellation which refers to the continuity of the Batman film franchise produced between 1989 and 1997. The name is derived from Tim Burton, the director of the first two feature films and producer of the third film in the franchise. Although based on characters featured in mainstream DC Comics, the characters and settings within the Burtonverse take place in a separate continuity.

Films that take place within the Burtonverse include:

Comics that take place within the Burtonverse iclude:

  • Batman: The Official Comic Adaptation
  • Batman Returns: The Official Comic Adaptation
  • Batman Forever: The Official Comic Adaptation
  • Batman and Robin: The Official Comic Adaptation


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Characters Batman/Bruce Wayne | Robin | Nightwing | Batgirl | James Gordon | Alfred Pennyworth | Lucius Fox | Ace the Bat-Hound | Batman Family
Notable enemies The Joker | Penguin | Catwoman | Two-Face | Riddler | Poison Ivy | Mr. Freeze | Ra's al Ghul | Scarecrow
Miscellaneous Batman Publication History | Gotham City | Batcave | Arkham Asylum | Wayne Manor | Batmobile | Batsuit | Batarang | Wayne Enterprises
Current comic book series Detective Comics | Batman | Batman Confidential | All Star Batman and Robin | Superman/Batman | Batman and the Outsiders
Comic storylines Year One / The Long Halloween | Killing Joke | A Death in the Family | Knightfall | Cataclysm / No Man's Land | Hush | DKR | Batman R.I.P.
Notable creators Bob Kane | Bill Finger | Neal Adams | Julius Schwartz | Dennis O'Neil | Frank Miller | Jim Lee | Greg Rucka | Paul Dini
1940s Serials The Batman (Lewis Wilson - 1943) | Batman and Robin (Robert Lowery - 1949)
Adam West Batman (TV series) | Batman (1966 film)
Modern Movies Burton/Schumacher: Batman (1989) | Batman Returns | Batman Forever | Batman & Robin
Christopher Nolan: Batman Begins | The Dark Knight
Animated The Batman/Superman Hour | The New Adventures of Batman | Batman: The Animated Series | The New Batman Adventures | Batman Beyond | Justice League | Justice League Unlimited | The Batman | Mask of the Phantasm | SubZero | Mystery of the Batwoman | Return of the Joker | The Batman vs. Dracula | Batman: Gotham Knight
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