After Batman: Gotham Knight, it looks like the Caped Crusader is getting yet another Japanese anime. This time, Batman finds himself in Samurai-era Japan, and the Joker has taken over! Totled Batman Ninja, this new Batman anime also revealed a brand new trailer during Tokyo Comic-Con. This new trailer features Japanese audio, as well as English subtitles. And yes, the goddamn Batman is now a goddamn ninja.
The staff previously revealed the new Batman anime back in October, during New York Comic-Con. They even revealed a previous trailer too.
While Kevin Conroy mostly voiced the Dark Knight in games and animation, Kouichi Yamadera will be taking over in the new anime. And while Luke Skywalker himself, Mark Hamill, proved he’s also a great villain seiyuu as Mistah J, veteran seiyuu Wataru Takagi will be voicing the infamous Joker. Finally, Ai Kakuma will be voicing Catwoman, while the Rie Kugimiya will voice Harley Quinn.
As the new visual and trailer reveal, Batman Ninja will also include Robin, Red Robin, Batgirl, Night Wing, Red Hood, Alfred, The Penguin, Poison Ivy, Alfred, and many more DC comics characters. Kamikaze Douga will be handling the animation, with its CEO, Junpei Mizusaki, directing it. Warner Brothers will then release the film as a DVD/Blu-ray home video for 2018.