The Kate Leth/Joe Quinones Tim Burton-Style Batman ’89 Comic That DC Turned Down

Posted by March 9, 2016 Comment

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Posted by Joe Quinones to his blog yesterday…  Batman ‘89.

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Which he describes as,

 a bunch of proof of concept art I did for a Batman miniseries pitch Kate Leth and I put together last year.

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Inspired by DC’s recent Batman ‘66 series, our story would have picked up the threads left by Tim Burton’s Batman Returns. We would have seen the return of Selina Kyle/ Catwoman as well as introductions to ‘Burton-verse’ versions of Robin, Barbara Gordon/Batgirl, Harley Quinn and Poison Ivy. It also would have showcased the turn of Billy Dee Williams’ Harvey Dent into Two-Face.”

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We had a lot of fun ideas for the series overall, but in the end it was turned down. Regardless, these were fun a lot of fun to draw and Kate and I got to bond over our love of Michelle Pfeiffer’s Catwoman.

Which of course is ironic, considering what’s happening in the main Catwoman title...

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(Last Updated March 10, 2016 4:27 am )