The development of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice seems to have sparked the imagination of artists, because lately I've seen a surge of new fan art inspired by Frank Miller's The Dark Knight Returns. The classic comic seems to have had a heavy influence on Zack Snyder's upcoming film. This latest piece was created by artist Chris Stevens, and it features Batman wearing the armor he fights Superman in. This is what he had to say about his illustration:
As an 80's kid and huge Batman fan, DKR was a big deal to me, so on the few occasions I've been asked to draw Bats in his armor suit have all been a treat for me. I'm very curious to see how the film handles this material. I never thought there would be a major Hollywood film that actually recreated this story or was even inspired by it. Crazy times. It's going to be
This is an extremely cool-looking rendition of Batman, and it's pretty cool to see it being brought to life for the big screen.