Re: The Batsuit Thread - - - - Part 17
Originally Posted by lujho
I wish the Begins gloves had been nice leather ones like the ninjas wore instead of smoothskin neoprene, with maybe a hand-plate like those had too.
The braces (we always call them gauntlets but they're really braces, right?) were a cool approach to Batman's traditional gloves, just the dumb smooth gloves ruined it.
And I wish he'd kept the braces/gauntlets for the next suit for a bit of continuity. I'd rather the TDK had been in improvement/refinement of the BB design than a wholesale switch, honestly.
Partially correct, they're bracer
s, actually. They'd be gauntlets if the gloves were attached. (I studied medieval armor as an adjunct to a job once.)
Little fly upon the wall,
Ain't you got no friends at all?
Wanna see God?
Last edited by Bathead; 04-16-2014 at 08:06 AM.