Warner Bros. Reimagining the Dark Knight as an Anime titled ‘Batman Ninja’.
Today at New York Comic Con, a short trailer for “Batman: Ninja” was revealed by Warner Bros. Home Entertainment. The anime-styled Batman movie will see Batman going back in time to medieval Japan. The movie will re-imagine the Dark Knight as a ninja, and see other re-imagined members from his mythos, such as Nightwing, The Joker, Harley Quinn, Poison ivy, and many more characters.
It will be directed by Jumpei Mizusaki (JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure), character designs by Takashi Okazaki (Afro Samurai), and it will be written by Kazuki Nakashima (Kill La Kill).
The trailer has not made its way online yet but here’s an official piece of promotional art for the movie.
The release date is set for 2018.