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Interview with X-Men & Batman The Animated Series Writer Robert N. Skir

We interview X-Men The Animated Series and Batman The Animated Series writer Robert N. Skir about his time on both shows as well as his unproduced 1990 X-Men film script!


0:13 Introduction to Robert N. Skir

0:57 The Unmade 1990 X-Men Script

You can check out the live streamed table read of Skir's script here:

31:15 Working on X-Men The Animated Series

1:15:00 Break

Check out Ben's comic Alter Ego: 

Ben Wan's "Shortcut to Happily Ever After" available on the Metaphorosis website here: 

Check out our friends at Neuverse Creative, who will be producing Ben's adaptations of Batman 3, based on the early drafts of Batman Forever, and The Batman: Year One, based on the Darren Aronofsky and Frank Miller script:

Batman 89: Case of the Chemical Syndicate, adapted by Ben Wan: 

Batman 89 Shadows Part 1: An audio drama adapted and narrated by Ben Wan, produced by Neuverse Creative: 

Batman Forever: Night of the Reaper, adapted by Ben Wan 

Batman 89: A Vow on the Grave, adapted by Ben Wan: 

The Dark Knight: Fears, adapted by Ben Wan: 

Batman: Year One (Wachowskis treatment), adapted by Tim Maxwell and Ben wan: 

Check out our link for Barkbox here.

1:15:10 Return from Break: Patreon Questions!

1:25:31 Working on Batman The Animated Series

1:38:22 Sting of the Scorpion on Spider-Man 1994

1:43:16 Reimagining The Toyman in Superman The Animated Series

1:55:45 Closing: Fan Comments & Shoutouts

Big thanks to our research assistant Dan Yamat for providing the visuals for this YouTube experience, as well as the usual QC and chapter time codes.

Thumbnail by Dan as well

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