If you were at the November 3 LSU/Alabama college football game at the LSU Stadium in Baton Rouge, LA, you probably got a Batman-laden surprise. For the first time in the franchise’s history, all six Batmobiles and the Bat-Pod are going on a cross-country tour in celebration of the December 4 home release of The Dark Knight Rises, the final film in Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight trilogy.
The following vehicles touring the country include:
• Batman television series and Batman, The Movie (1966) – driven by Adam West
• Batman (1989), Batman Returns (1992) – driven by Michael Keaton
• Batman Forever (1995) – driven by Val Kilmer
• Batman & Robin (1997) – driven by George Clooney
• Batman Begins (2005), The Dark Knight (2008), The Dark Knight Rises (2012) –
Black Tumbler, Camouflage Tumbler, Bat-Pod – driven by Christian Bale
The next stop on the tour is TODAY! If you’re at the Philadelphia Eagles/New Orleans Saints at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, LA, today, November 5, you’ll be able to see the mobiles in action.
“The Dark Knight Rises” Blu-ray Combo Pack includes some awesome features, such as “The Batmobile” documentary, an hour-long in-depth look into every aspect of the most awe-inspiring weapon in Batman’s arsenal. By watching the documentary, you’ll be taking a journey through the creation and evolution of the technological wonder and cultural icon.