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Old 03-02-2013, 09:57 PM   #501
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Default Re: The Batsuit Thread

Originally Posted by Rodrigo90 View Post
This from the Batsuit page on wiki
This Batsuit appears using various elements fromChristopher Nolan's*The Dark Knight Trilogy. Just as in*The Dark Knight, it is made of hardened kevlar plates on titanium-dipped tri-weave fibers and is broken into multiple pieces of armor over a more flexible bodysuit for greater mobility.*
That's extremely speculative. To me, it just looks like a cloth suit with some cool seamlines that mimic musculature in places.

Don't get me wrong, I really like both styles, but I think the comparison is reaching. It doesn't look like segmented armor at all. I'd more easily believe there was an armor mesh underneath, as has been shown in other modern Batman comics where his suit appeared (unrealistically) skin-tight.

Someone else said the neck was segmented, which I seem to remember from a couple of panels from Court of Owls. Good catch.

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