My favorite sources for stuff about Batman, other superheroes, and comics in general.
(Check back; I’ll be adding more from time to time.)
2. Yahoo Groups
From G-rated to R-rated tales (over 1000 of them) including parodies, crossover fiction, straight-on adventures, you name it.
Serial tales of the masked manhunter and guests.
Links to several authors’ stories (Not all slash).
Extensive list of stories by several authors.
Yahoo group devoted to Bat-stories.
Catwoman-centric slash, with special guest Two-Face.
Extensive collection of stories about all sorts of characters and shows, including Batman and many, many more. (Goofus and Gallant, anyone? Come on, anyone?)
Bat-stories, G and NC-17 alike.
More serial tales of the masked manhunter and guests.
G and PG-rated tales tied to one of those confusing DC revamps.
Bat Tales and “Filk” (Song Parodies), among many other items.
Interesting-looking collection of various Fanfic sites.
Annotated list of links to Batfics.
Series of stories involving the extended bat-family.
Very sexy movie-Robin-vs.-Riddler photo story. A free offering at Eye of the Cyclone; Additional illustrated stories are available to paying subscribers.
Bat-slash in message-board form.
Tantalizing list of story sites and so much more, including mucho info on bondage, slash, and other delights. Hours could be spent here.
A fan envisions the deaths of Batman and Nightwing, with promises of other offed heroes in the … offing. (Wish he’d kill off the distracting pop-up ads while he’s at it.)
See “Superheroes.” Or any of Dozens of other subjects. 12,014 stories and counting.
I posted all my early stories here in serial form, and there are many excellent writers onboard. Check the messages section for dozens of hot tales, homo and hetero alike.
Lots of stories about lots of superheroes.
Very interesting collection of inter-connected stories in which Batman and Robin interact with some original characters.
Another voluminous list of fandoms. The Batslash (including “The Game We Play,” an epic hook-up between batman and the joker) is HERE.
Multi-chapter hetero porn tale, featuring guest appearances by Batman, Superman, Batgirl, and lots of cops.
Big collection of stories.
Michka’s classic Bat-stories & Art, presented with a sense of humor and a new orleans accent.
Yahoo group devoted to Bat-stories.
All about capes’n’cloaks and the men (including Bats, Zorro, and more) who wear them.
Specifically devoted to the movie version of BM. So far, mostly photos.
Just what the name suggests.
Mostly photos; excellent links.
Lotsa photos (including Bats), a few stories.
Many original characters & photo manipulations.
This was the first Yahoo Group I ever joined and in its heyday it was the best: great photos, stories, links, you name it. Then a bunch of homophobes, robin-lovers, and other folks moved in and spoiled all the original fun. No longer accepts new content, and now there’s a followup group, but the thrill is gone.
Pricey, but lord, do they look good! (For more Boot options, see the “Boots” section of my coplinks page.)
The aesthetic doesn’t do much for me, but you might want to check out the boots and gauntlets.
Great chronology of the caped crusader’s ever-changing look throughout the years, with links and photos galore.
I bought two bodysuits from these guys a few years ago and probably will order from them again someday soon. Extensive catalog, decent prices, great service.
Choice pix from a collector’s archives.
Photos galore of various versions of the movie suit.
in case you want to stock your utility belt with some more functional pouches…
I love wetsuits!
Phenomenal-looking site; check out both the superhero and fantasy unitards. (I love the model, the outfits, the prices, you name it.)
Gauntlets are not so easy to find. I like several of these, and was very happy with this company’s service. (For more gauntlet options, see the “Gloves” section of my coplinks page.)
Academic reading of an urban legend involving our hero; interesting analysis taking race, gender, and homosexuality into account.
A classic essay about our hero’s midsection and the real reason for those briefs on top of the tights.
Detailed, lavishly illustrated histories of Batman and other DC characters, including a terrific two-parter on the notorious 1966 trading cards and an amusing “hall of shame.”
“. . . or, 10 compelling reasons why retiring the capes, codpieces, and cowls of our costumed combatants at this point in time is a really, really bad idea, all things considered.” From a cool “Comics of the 80s” site.
Character interpretations by online roleplayers.
“LthrEdge”’s memoirs of bondage in his childhood. Every bat-fetishist will be able to identify.
NPR piece on the history of the bat, plus lotsa links.
AlterNEt essay on Gay people and comics.
Toys to help baby boomers recapture their lost youth.
Insanely detailed guide to the '66 TV show and accompanying movie, listing clues, gizmos, Robin's "holy" expressions, trivia, and so much more for every single episode.
Superhero showdowns, wrestling matches, and other Sexy photo-stories. I tend to visit a lot less often now that it’s a pay site, but some sections are still free, and I’m mighty tempted to shell out for more.