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In Warner Bros. Animation's upcoming Batman Ninja film, the Dark Knight, his allies and his Rogues Gallery all find themselves suddenly transported back in time from modern-day Gotham to feudal Japan. It's a wild, curious premise for an adventure, so of course it has a weird-as-hell explanation to go with it.
We've already seen Junpei Mizusaki's wild-sounding Batman Ninja in action. But now we finally know when to expect it - and what the amazing adventures of a modern-day Batman in Feudal Japan are going to sound like in English.
When the Batman Ninja anime was first announced this October, a short clip was shown at New York Comic Con. Now, the animated feature's first footage has been uploaded online, and it's glorious.
Batman Ninja, the upcoming animated film coming from Warner Bros. Japan and directed by JoJo's Bizarre Adventure's Jumpei Mizusaki, is a simple enough idea to wrap your mind around: Batman and co. are flung back through time to medieval Japan. But the few seconds of footage screened today at New York Comic Con showed that the story writer Kazuki Nakashima (Kamen Rider Fourze) and character designer Takashi Okazaki (Afro Samurai) have crafted is unlike any Batman story we've ever seen. Though the movie isn't quite done yet ahead of its 2018 release, it's already one of the most visually daring and astonishing Batman stories Warner Bros. has ever produced.