Batman Gets The Bedtime Story Treatment With ‘Batman: Flashlight Projections’

by Joshua Raynor
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I believe it’s extremely important to foster a child’s imagination, and comic books are the perfect way to do that.  With fantastical settings and characters, comics are a beautiful breeding ground for creativity.  And now Insight Kids has come up with a unique way to foster that love of comics while giving parents a chance to connect with their youngsters.

I introduce to you Batman: Flashlight Projections: Heroes and Villains, and new bedtime activity book that uses illustrated cutout screens to project a selection of scenes and locations from the Batman universe on your wall at home with just a flashlight.

Check out some images below, and be sure to pick this up when it comes out!


Insight Kids Presents

Batman: Flashlight Projections: Heroes and Villains

A Unique Bedtime Activity for Young Readers

Written by Jake Black – Illustrated by Scott Buoncristiano


Insight Kids is pleased to announce Batman: Flashlight Projections: Heroes and Villains (September 25, 2018 / $16.99). Using illustrated cutout screens, Batman: Flashlight Projections allows children to project their favorite scenes and locations from the Batman universe at home with a flashlight. They can read along and answer the call of their very own Bat-Signal, play the part of Robin, and fight off The Joker with this one-of-akind tour through the most action-packed moments from the Batman universe.

In addition to the exciting and memorable scenes based on the iconic DC Super Hero Batman, a blank page in the back lets kids create their own projection.

Now anyone can now be a citizen of Gotham City and watch the adventures of the world’s greatest detective—Batman!


About the Contributors

Jake Black is a prolific writer with more than 400 publishing and production credits to his name in print, TV, DVD, web, and more. He’s written for franchises like Batman, Supergirl, Star Trek, Teenage Mutant Nina Turtles, Adventure Time, Regular Show, and many others. He lives in a quiet town in Utah with his wife, son, and twin daughters.

Scott Buoncristiano is a freelance illustrator and print designer. He takes much of his inspiration from comic books, science fiction, fantasy, nature, horror, medieval woodcuts, and anything with a strange aesthetic. He lives on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, with his wife, Odile, and their pug, Dan Conner.

About Insight Editions

Celebrated for its unwavering dedication to quality, Insight Editions is a publisher of innovative books and collectibles that push the boundaries of creativity, design, and production. Through its acclaimed film, television, and gaming program, Insight strives to produce unique books and products that provide new ways to engage with fan-favorite characters and stories. Under this program, Insight has published books covering the worlds of Star Wars, Game of Thrones, The Walking Dead, Destiny, Assassin’s Creed, Halo, Diablo, World of Warcraft, and the Harry Potter films, among many others. Insight’s award-winning art, photography, and sports titles celebrate the artistry and history of a wide range of subjects that include the Rolling Stones, John Lennon, Kurt Cobain, Johnny Cash, the San Francisco Giants, and the Dallas Cowboys. Other divisions include a line of deluxe stationery products, as well as a children’s imprint, Insight Kids. For more information, visit

About Warner Bros. Consumer Products

Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP), a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company, extends the Studio’s powerful portfolio of entertainment brands and franchises into the lives of fans around the world.  WBCP partners with best-inclass licensees globally on an award-winning range of toys, fashion, home décor, and publishing inspired by franchises and properties such as DC, Wizarding World, Looney Tunes and Hanna-Barbera. The division’s successful global themed entertainment business includes groundbreaking experiences such as The Wizarding World of Harry Potter and Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi (opening July 25, 2018). With innovative global licensing and merchandising programs, retail initiatives, promotional partnerships and themed experiences, WBCP is one of the leading licensing and retail merchandising organizations in the world.

About DC Entertainment

DC Entertainment, home to iconic brands DC (Superman, Batman, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman, The Flash), DC Vertigo (Sandman, Fables) and MAD, is the creative division charged with strategically integrating across Warner Bros. and WarnerMedia. DC Entertainment works in concert with many key Warner Bros. divisions to unleash its stories and characters across all media, including but not limited to film, television, consumer products, home entertainment, and interactive games. Publishing thousands of comic books, graphic novels and magazines each year, DC Entertainment is one of the largest English-language publishers of comics in the world.

BATMAN and all related characters and elements © & ™ DC Comics. (s18)

*Flashlight not included.


Batman: Flashlight Projections: Heroes and Villains

Written by Jake Black | Illustrated by Scott Buoncristiano

Insight Kids | September 2018 | 7.5 in. × 9 in. | 16 pages


Hardcover | $16.99

ISBN: 978-1-68383-444-1

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