Here I have collected a number of news and discussion articles focused on Dick. They come from all over the web. A link to the original site is given.

Lists are sorted according to the years they were posted and are given in reverse chronological order - so the latest articles are at the top. I am adding as I find articles and news items.


2012
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2009
2008
2007

2012

Date
Source
News / Article
23rd
March
2012
NEWSARAMA
"SPOILER SPORT: NIGHTWING's Past & NIGHT OF THE OWLS Future

When the relaunched titles Nightwing and Batman both ended their first issues with a cliffhanger that implied Dick Grayson is a killer, the story was foreshadowing a story that would pay off this week in both series. And the revelation takes both series straight into the "Night of the Owls" event with their issues #8 and #9. ... MORE

23rd
March
2012
NEWSARAMA
"Spoiler Sport: Scott Snyder On Future of Night of the Owls" (Part 2)

With the release of this week's Batman #7, readers have learned that the "Night of the Owls" event will involve dozens of Talons released on Gotham City. But writer Scott Snyder told Newsarama there's also a historical context to the "Night of the Owls" event, and each of the Bat-book writers is guiding how it affects his or her title ... MORE

22nd
March
2012
NEWSARAMA
"Spoiler Sport: Scott Snyder On SNYDER On BATMAN #7, NIGHTWING & OWLS" (Part 1)

With the release of this week's Batman #7, the threat behind May's "Night of the Owls" event has been revealed. And Dick Grayson's role in Gotham City got a whole new twist. ... MORE

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January
2012
NEWSARAMA
"Re-Secret Identities: 10 Best Superhero Rebrandings"

I can't find a date or an author on this, but Dick is number three on the list.... READ

27th
January
2012
NEWSARAMA
"Bringing Nightwing Back to Bat-Family" Kyle Higgins Part 2

While some of the Batman characters in the DCU didn't go through drastic changes with the September relaunch like their counterparts elsewhere, the character known as Dick Grayson had a few big changes happen... MORE

27th
January
2012
Comic Book Resources
"THE BAT SIGNAL: Higgins Hits The Road With "Nightwing"

Dick Grayson, ex-Robin, current Nightwing and one of DC Comics' oldest characters, is confronting his past thanks to "Nightwing" writer Kyle Higgins and artist Eddy Barrows -- but whether he'll survive that confrontation is anyone's guess... MORE

25th
January
2012
NEWSARAMA
"Nightwing Brings Circus Back to Gotham for Night of the Owls" Kyle Higgins Part 1

As the Batman books gear up for "The Night of the Owls" event this spring, Nightwing returns to Gotham City to confront problems from his own past... MORE

21st
January
2012
Manila Bulletin Publishing Corportation
"Running the Show"

Every team needs a leader, one who can manage strong personalities, distribute work, and be the source of strength and stability for his or her teammates in times of conflict. The responsibilities of a leader increase even more when lives are on the line, both of the team members and of innocent civilians... MORE




2011

Date
Source
News / Article
19th
Oct
2011
NEWSARAMA
"KYLE HIGGINS on NIGHTWING's Ties to Babs & Slade"

When Batman fans originally found out Dick Grayson was back in his Nightwing costume, there were a lot of questions about what the change meant. After all, just a few weeks ago, Dick Grayson was Batman. ... MORE

6th
Sept
2011
Comic Vine
"Exclusive: Scott Snyder Goes In-Depth on His Plans for Batman in DC's 'New 52'"

Have you marked September 21 on your calendar yet? That is the day that Scott Snyder's Batman #1 is on sale. If you haven't yet, be sure to check out our podcast with Scott where he talked about Batman, Swamp Thing and American Vampire. Because he has so much planned for Batman, we just had to go into more detail. If you haven't been drooling at the mouth already for his Batman after his successful run on Detective Comics, wait until you see what he has planned for Bruce. ... MORE

13th
June
2011
NEWSARAMA
"HIGGINS: Dick's BAT-Time Makes For Better DCnU NIGHTWING"

Among the new writers launching titles for DC in September, Kyle Higgins stands out because he's not only writing two comics, but he's guiding the important transition of former Batman Dick Grayson to his new status as Nightwing. ... MORE

8th
April
2011
NEWSARAMA
"JUDD WINICK Puts His RED HOOD Back on for BATMAN & ROBIN"

When Jason Todd became the Red Hood six years ago, little did anyone know he'd make such an impact. Last year, the Red Hood not only starred in one of DC's animated DVDs, but was a recurring character in Grant Morrison's Batman and Robin and starred in his own mini-series by Judd Winick. ... MORE

21st
Feb
2011
NEWSARAMA
"DC Open the GATES OF GOTHAM to City's Sinister Path"

The families who built Gotham City didn't mean for it to turn dark. But somewhere in city's history, as new buildings shot spires into the skies of Gotham, they began to cast a foreboding shadow on the streets of Gotham City. ... MORE

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2011
NEWSARAMA
"THE REPLACEMENTS: 10 of the Best Substitute Superheroes"

Newsarama ranks the best replacements and naturally, Dick is No. 1. ... MORE


2010

Date
Source
News / Article
24th
Nov
2010
NEWSARAMA
"Best Shots Extra: DETECTIVE COMICS, BATWOMAN, CONAN"

Scott Snyder opens up his first issue of Detective Comics by having Dick Grayson recall his circus upbringing — that the bigger the venue, the bigger the risks his parents would take with their acrobatic feats. And Gotham City? "No holds barred," Dick recalls. "Pull out all the stops. Bring down the house." ... MORE

6th
Oct
2010
NEWSARAMA
"BAT-Breakdown: SNYDER Defines DICK GRAYSON's DETECTIVE Role "

For Batman fans, it might all be a bit confusing. Beginning in November, two Batman comics will feature Bruce Wayne in the lead role: Batman Inc. by Grant Morrison and Yanick Paquette, and Batman: The Dark Knight by writer/artist David Finch. Three comics will feature Dick Grayson in the lead role: Batman by writer/artist Tony Daniel, Detective Comics by Scott Snyder and Jock, and Batman & Robin by Peter Tomasi and Pat Gleason. ... MORE

2nd
Sept
2010
NEWSARAMA
"TOMASI & Gleason Re-Team For BATMAN & ROBIN "

In November, Batman & Robin gets a new creative team, but it's a duo that's familiar to DC readers. Peter Tomasi and Pat Gleason, the collaborators that took Green Lantern Corps through Blackest Night, will take over Batman & Robin right as the DCU gets two Batmen, Dick Grayson and Bruce Wayne. ... MORE

1st
Sept
2010
NEWSARAMA
"A New Dynamic Duo: DC Talks Two BATMEN "

November, there will be two Batmen in the DCU. Beginning that month, two Batman comics will feature Bruce Wayne in the lead role: Batman Inc. by Grant Morrison and Yanick Paquette, and Batman: The Dark Knight by writer/artist David Finch. Meanwhile, three comics will feature Dick Grayson in the lead role: Batman by writer/artist Tony Daniel, Detective Comics by Scott Snyder and Jock, and Batman & Robin by Peter Tomasi and Pat Gleason. ... MORE

30th
Aug
2010
NEWSARAMA
"Bruce Wayne AND Dick Grayson Are BATMAN This Fall"

We already knew Bruce Wayne was coming back this fall, and let’s face it, Dick Grayson has been doing a pretty good job as Batman. So what to do, DC? This morning the NY Post has confirmed what fans and observers have guessed all along. There will be 2 Batmans ... uh, Batmen in November. ... MORE

22nd
Aug
2010
Comics Are Dead
"BATMAN INC. - Is Dick Grayson Destined for Obscurity? "

Good news Wing-Nuts, Dick Grayson lives through the RETURN OF BRUCE WAYNE mini, and "beyond!" Grant Morrison's saga that began in 2006 with BATMAN #655 comes to a close this October with THE RETURN, but Morrison will return immediately to the Bat-verse in November to begin a new era and a new title- BATMAN INC. ... MORE

5th
May
2010
Newsarama
"Denny O'Neill Steps Up to BAT(MAN) With Dick Grayson"

Denny O'Neill has written Batman more than most people. But this is the first time he wrote a Batman whose name was Dick Grayson. But just like Bruce, Dick Grayson seems to always be haunted by the Joker. ... MORE

26th
April
2010
Newsarama
"JAMES ROBINSON Plans for a 'Jaded' JUSTICE LEAGUE "

...The bottom line is my book will have Dick Grayson in it, whether he's Batman or something else. Right now, he's Batman. And to my knowledge he'll continue to be around as Batman. But whatever identity he takes on, I love writing his character. ... MORE

24th
March
2010
Comics Are Dead
Nightwing is the Centre of the (DC) Universe"

With March 20 being highly regarded as the in-story birth of Dick Grayson I thought it would be appropriate to explain why he is one of the most important characters in comicdom. Perhaps it would have been more appropriate to use “Dick Grayson” in the title of this entry; however he is undeniably the most prominent character in the Nightwing role, so nuff said. Why would I make such a claim as this? Well… because it is true. Dick Grayson is the centre of the DCU. Let us count the ways. ... MORE


2009

Date
Source
News / Article
7th
Aug
2009
Newsarama
"The Not-So-Dark Knight? JUDD WINICK Talks Dick as Batman"

With the end of DC's Battle for the Cowl event came the beginning of a new chapter in the story of Batman as Dick Grayson took over the role in Bruce Wayne's absence. ... MORE

4th
June
2009
Newsarama
"Grant Morrison: The Batman and Robin to Come"

Grant Morrison has taken the Dark Knight to some of the strangest places of his 70-year career, from Arkham Asylum to Gothic to Batman RIP. With Bruce Wayne currently dead/missing/a caveman/trapped in the Omega Effect/we’re not sure, his former sidekick Dick Grayson has taken over the cowl, with his genetically-engineered hothead son Damien taking over as Robin. The Battle for the Cowl is over, and ... MORE

22nd
May
2009
Newsarama
"Spoiler Sport: Tony Daniel on Batman: Battle for the Cowl"

After penciling the end of Bruce Wayne's reign in Batman: R.I.P., Tony Daniel has now established who will replace the Dynamic Duo in Batman: Battle for the Cowl. ... MORE


2008

Date
Source
News / Article
1st
Oct
2008
Newsarama
"Robin Before He Was Robin: "The Graysons" set for The CW"

According to Variety, the CW is preparing a new series based on Dick Grayson – before he was Robin, the sidekick of Batman. Kelly Souders and Brian Peterson –executive producers of Smallville, and Supernatual executive producer McG are behind the project, which has received a put pilot commitment from CW. ... MORE


2007

Date
Source
News / Article
17th
Dec
2007
Philly.com
"The Redemption of 'Nightwing'"

The latest issue of "Nightwing" shows why he may be the noblest "Knight" of all. Nightwing is both the best- and least-known of the "Bat-Family." While much of the world is familiar with the character of Dick Grayson, they know him mainly as Batman's sidekick Robin and not the vigilante Nightwing, which is the name he has gone by in the comics for the past two decades. ... MORE



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