Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Concept Art For Ben Affleck's Batman Costume!

Now before all the fanboys start lighting their torches and setting up the Affleck effigy, this is only about the costume! Just remember; everyone had a fit when Michael "Mr. Mom" Keaton was cast in 1989, and we all know how that turned out!

This is a piece of concept art that has hit the internet featuring a design by comic book artist Steve Scott who worked with Christopher Nolan on The Dark Knight comic book. I seriously doubt this is the design or look they are going for in the movie--this is just his vision of what could be. I kinda dig it - it's got a little "Batman Beyond" thrown in there with the red bat. I love the note at the bottom that says, "Ben wants no bat nipples." I bet that's in his contract.


  1. I kinda dig this one too! I'm probably one of the few people who didn't lose my sh!t when I heard that Ben Affleck was being cast as Batman. The way I see it, Val Kilmer was in Batman Forever and I still managed to like that one. Of course....I'm the Midnight Cinephile and liking bad movies is kinda my

  2. Good concept ... now if they would just remove the head.... (in "real-life")...

  3. Ben Affleck gets a lot of crap, but "Gigli" aside, I think he's a great actor. Look at Argo, Good Will Hunting, or The Town - he was awesome in those flicks! I think the main source of the griping is due to him being "too mainstream".