Originally Posted by Anno_Domini
Lol, no one on here ever thought that that maybe, even while Bale would be portraying Bruce Wayne/Batman, it won't have anything to do with The Dark Knight Trilogy? We've seen it being used for example as having the same guy voice Hulk in films that have no relation, so why would it be difficult to use a guy that seems to be the "definitive" Batman to a lot of people if Warner Brothers are stuck in the road on a Batman reboot? Just use the character for a Justice League and its sequels, if it's truly legit.
I think people would get confused on the continuity. If this is going to be some sort of Nolan-shepherded project, I'd rather it not be like the X-Men films where the continuity is clearly screwed up.