Quick hits

The Superman Home Page is reporting a new direct-to-DVD animated Superman adventure will be titled "Superman vs. Brainiac." A "Batman vs. Dracula" direct-to-DVD has already been announced by Warner Home Video and, according to the Superman Home Page, there's a Teen Titans title planned too.

TV Guide rounds up the best ("Superman Returns" trailer) and worst ("Aeon Flux" trailer) moments of San Diego's recent Comic-Con International.

James Doohan, Scotty of "Star Trek" fame, has passed away, Sci-Fi Wire reports.

Leave it to the Beatles: "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" as performed by Paul McCartney and U2 at Live8 is the top-selling music download to date, reports the New Musical Express.

Dial B for Blog has a scanner and he's not afraid to use it. Today: A vintage, 1966 TV Guide article about the "Batman" series.