Batman | Tigger’s Favourite + Giveaway

As kids go through the years, there interests change many times, and some stay with them for years if not ever. With Tigger, he has a few that has stayed with him,  but one of them that has become his favourite is Batman, this seemingly dark hero has followed him through several years of TV, Games, Toys and films, but why has this become so important to him, and why him?


For me I’ve followed Batman for years, through the Michael Keaton years all the way to the modern era, I’ve always been a fan of him, the Original Adam West show was fine and I watched them when I was little, and I’ve even read the odd Batman Comic, being a movie fan though I’ve found enjoyment in all this. I’m Tigger’s Dad, I get it, I influence his life and can influence his Pop culture love, so its no surprise that he does.

It Began with Lego

I think it began with the Lego-based items for Tigger, the Lego movie film and the games saw him grow far more attached to the character of Batman, it was clear that it was his favourite coming out of the film, this added further when the Lego Batman film came out, these two films were fine, especially the LEgo movies which was Awesome.

This lead to a selection of Posters, toys and games enter the house, in which Tigger used and played, He has a variety of Lego Batman toys and enjoys the games, I’m optimistic that he will really like the older Batman video games, he’s still not quite old enough but I know he will.

Some films

This year without films night I thought it was time he watched the Dark Knight trilogy, for me I don’t think he will get the ones before these, and arguably these films are the best examples of Batman, though this is ever-changing, being 12 rated his almost old enough but he’s a sensible boy and understands things, needless to say, he liked them. We then moved onto the newer DCU with Man of Steel for Superman and then introducing the newer Batman in Justice League and Batman vs Superman, but with there new openness to multiple dimensions, (essentially like the Comics with different stories),  we yet another new Batman coming.

The Future

I’m hoping this will stay with him, and it’s great that we all have interests that we love, for him, I’m pleased its Batman, I enjoy batman and have done for many years, I like the dark anti-hero ESC type personar, and I could do another whole post about my opinions on the character, the films and what’s good and bad etc,  however for Tigger he likes darkness side of it, the mystery, the 9 pack from Lego batman, he thinks he’s cool and much better than most, and who can argue it’s his choice, I hope he keeps this passion for pop culture going as he is a little bit of a geek, which I’m more than happy with.

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To help spread the love of all things Batman, I’m lucky enough to have a Funko 37254 POP Heroes 80th-Batman (1995) Collectible Figure (#289) to giveaway.

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  • Reply Eddie

    Great to see him have a character he likes buddy. I remember from my own childhood characters influenced from films and TV, for me it was ultimate warrior and hulk hogan from wrestling.

    I must admit when the kids have a love for a character like this. It makes gifts for birthdays and Christmas so much easier to narrow down doesn’t it.

    September 28, 2020 at 8:42 am
  • Reply Margaret Gallagher

    They are all my favourite!part of our family for generations

    September 28, 2020 at 11:40 am
  • Reply Joanne Hall

    Adam west

    September 28, 2020 at 12:40 pm
    • Reply Jamie

      I’m glad he’s got a favourite character and I’m sure he will be a batman fan for the rest of his life. I have so many fond memories of some of the programmes I used to watch and still collect a lot of the stuff now and hopefully he has this enjoyment for his adult life too!

      September 30, 2020 at 7:57 am
  • Reply Dion Petrie

    Adam West

    September 28, 2020 at 3:30 pm
  • Reply Margaret Clarkson

    Michael Keaton

    September 28, 2020 at 4:01 pm
  • Reply adrian price

    Christian Bale –love the darker,more sinister version of Batman

    September 28, 2020 at 4:54 pm
  • Reply Tom York

    Christian Bale “I’m Batman”

    September 28, 2020 at 6:02 pm
  • Reply Lorna Ledger

    Hmmm, Christine Bale, dark gritty batman for me, I hear Robert Pattison is going to be goood!

    September 28, 2020 at 6:03 pm
  • Reply Tracy Nixon

    Michael Keaton

    September 29, 2020 at 2:19 am
  • Reply Emma Hussain

    Christian bale

    September 29, 2020 at 4:42 am
    • Reply Helen Arlow

      Christian Bale

      September 29, 2020 at 7:28 am
  • Reply ashleigh allan

    Adam West

    September 29, 2020 at 10:22 am
  • Reply Peter Watson

    Adam West

    September 29, 2020 at 10:34 am
  • Reply Iain maciver

    adam west

    September 29, 2020 at 11:56 am
  • Reply michelle o'neill

    Adam west

    September 29, 2020 at 12:18 pm
  • Reply Kelly Knowles

    Christian Bale

    September 29, 2020 at 12:26 pm
  • Reply Kelly Roxanne Smith

    Christian bale

    September 29, 2020 at 12:34 pm
  • Reply Helen Thurston

    Adam West, the later movies got a bit to ‘dark’ for me.

    September 29, 2020 at 12:54 pm
  • Reply Alison Johnson

    Christian Bale was a ‘dark’ Batman & Michael Keaton was a slightly manic/crazy sort of Batman. George Clooney doesn’t even register! So I would say Christian Bale as I enjoyed the movies more with him playing Batman.

    September 29, 2020 at 1:29 pm
  • Reply Ritchie Dee

    Christian Bale

    September 29, 2020 at 2:28 pm
  • Reply Amy SIMPSON

    Micheal Keaton

    September 29, 2020 at 2:47 pm
  • Reply allan evans

    Christian Bale

    September 29, 2020 at 2:49 pm
  • Reply james jordan

    Christian Bale

    September 29, 2020 at 3:19 pm
  • Reply Marie Wilson

    Adam West was the best Batman of couse!

    September 29, 2020 at 4:02 pm
  • Reply Caroline H

    Michael Keaton

    September 29, 2020 at 4:10 pm
  • Reply justine meyer

    I would say Michael Keaton

    September 29, 2020 at 4:30 pm
  • Reply Brad Start

    Adam West – the original is always the best

    September 29, 2020 at 4:43 pm
  • Reply Kelly Roxanne Smith

    Christian bale defo ❤️

    September 29, 2020 at 5:07 pm
  • Reply Helen Tovell

    Christian Bale for me

    September 29, 2020 at 6:42 pm
  • Reply Andrew K

    My favourite comes from the Arkham game series. Kevin Conroy

    September 29, 2020 at 9:14 pm
  • Reply Jemma Dwyer

    Christian bale

    September 29, 2020 at 9:23 pm
  • Reply Vikki Bowker

    Michael Keaton

    September 29, 2020 at 9:43 pm
  • Reply Denise Wilden

    Adam West

    September 29, 2020 at 9:48 pm
  • Reply Adrian Knox

    They all have their merits but Adam West was my first Batman

    September 29, 2020 at 9:56 pm

    It has to be Michael Keaton for no other reason than I’m a huge Prince fan and he did the soundtrack for that film.

    September 30, 2020 at 10:25 am
  • Reply Rich Tyler

    Christian Bale

    September 30, 2020 at 12:52 pm
  • Reply Marc H

    Michael Keaton

    September 30, 2020 at 8:52 pm
  • Reply Wayne Lee

    Christian Bale

    October 1, 2020 at 12:02 am
  • Reply Katrina Adams

    Christian Bale for me!

    October 1, 2020 at 8:41 am
  • Reply Sally Collingwood

    Michael Keaton

    October 1, 2020 at 10:18 am
  • Reply Lee

    Michael Keaton

    October 1, 2020 at 3:14 pm
  • Reply Katie B

    Obviously has to be Adam West!

    October 1, 2020 at 5:52 pm
  • Reply Lucy Wright-Booth

    George Clooney!

    October 1, 2020 at 8:22 pm
  • Reply Claire Reavy

    Adam West

    October 2, 2020 at 11:24 am
  • Reply Alica

    I think Christian Bale is my personal fave!

    October 4, 2020 at 12:55 pm
  • Reply Pippa Ainsworth

    It’s a close one between Michael Keaton and Christian Bale but I’m going to go for Michael Keaton

    October 4, 2020 at 5:21 pm
  • Reply Jodie Green

    Has to be Christian Bale for me!

    October 5, 2020 at 8:10 pm
  • Reply judy kennedy

    Adam West old skool

    October 6, 2020 at 10:01 am
  • Reply kim white

    Michael Keaton – because he’s gorgeous

    October 6, 2020 at 2:00 pm
  • Reply Jennifer Toal

    My partner would love this he loves super heroes

    October 6, 2020 at 6:42 pm
  • Reply Emma England

    Christian Bale is my favourite Batman.

    October 10, 2020 at 6:02 am
  • Reply Susan Willshee

    Christian Bale is the best Batman

    October 11, 2020 at 6:52 pm
    • Reply Mark Burdon

      Adam West

      October 15, 2020 at 4:45 pm
  • Reply Michelle Henderson

    Adam west

    October 11, 2020 at 9:16 pm
  • Reply Rebecca Walker

    adam west

    October 12, 2020 at 10:19 pm
  • Reply H

    Adam West is the real Batman 🦇🦇

    October 15, 2020 at 9:26 pm
  • Reply Tilly quinn

    Christian bale i think was the best

    October 18, 2020 at 10:56 am
  • Reply Sarah Fielding

    Adam west

    October 18, 2020 at 8:34 pm
  • Reply Richard M Johnson

    great prize

    October 20, 2020 at 10:16 am
  • Reply christine reid

    Has to be Adam West, definetly best one

    October 21, 2020 at 10:49 am
  • Reply Ellie Spider

    Christian Bale 🙂

    October 21, 2020 at 9:20 pm

    Has to be 1989 Batman for me Michael Keaton, what an actor.

    October 24, 2020 at 8:41 pm
  • Reply kim neville

    Christian Bale

    October 25, 2020 at 12:14 pm

    Christian Bale

    October 26, 2020 at 6:19 pm
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