Tim is all grown up.

Posted by TheBug (1111 posts) - - Show Bio

On a serious note, I am really loving that Tim has been given a solo book again. But I almost feel sad, because this Red Robin is almost like Tim's graduation, he's breaking away from the bat family, and becoming a man.  Its kinda bittersweet. Tim was Robin when I started reading comics, now that he isn't Robin anymore I feel...old.

I'm wondering if this is going to last.

#1 Posted by johnny_spam (2031 posts) - - Show Bio

I like Tim wearing the new Red Robin costume and identity and I like Damian as the new Robin hopefully this will not be temporary.

#2 Edited by Calvin (3479 posts) - - Show Bio
@TheBug: And the old Bats is not here to see it! *sniff*
#3 Posted by blade hunter (1813 posts) - - Show Bio

u know tim is only still 16, i think where goin 2 see a more brutal side of Tim and im enjoying the new red robin series already

#4 Posted by Riot__blitz (4 posts) - - Show Bio

16? Where do you get that man? Dude's gotta be 18. Or at lest close.

#5 Posted by John Valentine (16270 posts) - - Show Bio
@Riot__blitz said:
"16? Where do you get that man? Dude's gotta be 18. Or at lest close. "

Yost brought up that figure, or someone involved with the book, it might have even been Didio?
#6 Posted by LadyGimmick (16 posts) - - Show Bio
@Riot__blitz:

Isn't Tim still in high school? I think he's 16, he looks too small to be 18, and besides, his friends at school are still shocked about his absence. Sixteen sounds about right.

#7 Posted by RedK (2521 posts) - - Show Bio
@Calvin said:
" And the old Bats is not here to see it! *sniff* "
hopefully when bruce returns he'll be to old to take up being batman again and becomes just a trainer and mentor like in batman beyond
#8 Posted by NightFang (9869 posts) - - Show Bio
I think begin new Red Robin is just a stepping stone for Tim and he'll become has own man after he find's Bruce.




@blade hunter said:
"

u know tim is only still 16, i think where goin 2 see a more brutal side of Tim and im enjoying the new red robin series already

"
             I  thought Tim was 17 going on 18.


@RedK said:
"@Calvin said:
" And the old Bats is not here to see it! *sniff* "
hopefully when bruce returns he'll be to old to take up being batman again and becomes just a trainer and mentor like in batman beyond"
              He still has a few good years in him and he should do that when he's pushing 60.

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#9 Posted by RedK (2521 posts) - - Show Bio
@NightFang:  yeah but he's stuck in the past so he should return as an old man

but as much as i want dick to stay batman i don't think DC will keep him this is just a story arc its not a passing of the mantle which is to bad
#10 Posted by blade hunter (1813 posts) - - Show Bio
@NightFang said:
"I think begin new Red Robin is just a stepping stone for Tim and he'll become has own man after he find's Bruce.




@blade hunter said:
"

u know tim is only still 16, i think where goin 2 see a more brutal side of Tim and im enjoying the new red robin series already

"
             I  thought Tim was 17 going on 18.


@RedK said:
"@Calvin said:
" And the old Bats is not here to see it! *sniff* "
hopefully when bruce returns he'll be to old to take up being batman again and becomes just a trainer and mentor like in batman beyond"
              He still has a few good years in him and he should do that when he's pushing 60."

yeah dude chris yost said that tim is still 16
#11 Posted by blade hunter (1813 posts) - - Show Bio
@Riot__blitz said:
"16? Where do you get that man? Dude's gotta be 18. Or at lest close. "

chris yost said he was 16 close to 17
#12 Posted by Zoom (14668 posts) - - Show Bio

I hate hate hate how artists draw 16 year old Tim Drake looking the same age at 40 year old Oliver Queen.

#13 Posted by Jane McClane (201 posts) - - Show Bio

Dude this post is making me cry... *sniff*

#14 Posted by TheBug (1111 posts) - - Show Bio

Age in comics is weird. It feels like Tim has been 16 for like 5 years.  They sure draw him pretty buff for a 16 year old.  Holy steroids Batman!

#15 Posted by NightFang (9869 posts) - - Show Bio
@TheBug:  Batman's a steroids baby and Tim's is takeing steroids.
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#16 Edited by buns134 (318 posts) - - Show Bio
@blade hunter:Tim is a senior so 18 in Red Robin he quit school
#17 Posted by Son_of_Magnus (15258 posts) - - Show Bio

Tim is 17

#18 Posted by John Valentine (16270 posts) - - Show Bio
@Son_of_Magnus said:
" Tim is 17 "
No, he's at least seventeen and a half by now.
#19 Posted by Son_of_Magnus (15258 posts) - - Show Bio
@John Valentine said:
" @Son_of_Magnus said:
" Tim is 17 "
No, he's at least seventeen and a half by now. "
LOL!
#20 Posted by PrinceIMC (5421 posts) - - Show Bio

Wasn't he 15 when Azreal took over for injured Bruce? Wasn't that like 17 years ago? I like Tim and enjoy Red Robin and think that this is his chance to be his own man kinda like Dick becoming Nightwing. Sure he may be separating from the Bat Family a bit but doesn't mean he'll be away for long this is him finding his own identity.

#21 Posted by The_Martian (36980 posts) - - Show Bio

I hate the name Red Robin. Its awful.

#22 Posted by blade hunter (1813 posts) - - Show Bio
@buns134 said:

" @blade hunter:Tim is a senior so 18 in Red Robin he quit school "

 chris yost said he was 17
#23 Posted by lozer (173 posts) - - Show Bio
@Nobody: it's cool with me. Like, that's how people always described Tim: the "red robin".
#24 Posted by Rabbit Tots (477 posts) - - Show Bio
@lozer:
Its like the restraunt, "Red Robin's". Haha!
#25 Posted by TheBug (1111 posts) - - Show Bio
@Rabbit Tots:
they have great salmon.
#26 Posted by DEGRAAF (7870 posts) - - Show Bio
@Rabbit Tots said:
"@lozer: Its like the restraunt, "Red Robin's". Haha! "

I love their food and shakes
#27 Posted by TheBug (1111 posts) - - Show Bio
@DEGRAAF said:
"@Rabbit Tots said:
"@lozer: Its like the restraunt, "Red Robin's". Haha! "
I love their food and shakes "

I know right. They are one of the few places that have real chocolate shake, not vanilla shakes with chocolate syrup mixed in.

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