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Tetsuya Nomura Discusses Batman PlayArts Kai, Leaves Hints For The Next Figure

Tetsuya Nomura Discusses Batman PlayArts Kai, Leaves Hints For The Next Figure

Written by Lauren — 25 Jul 2014

By now most of you have seen the Batman PlayArts Kai making the rounds on the internet. What you probably didn't know was that the design was originally for a project that has since been cancelled.

Tetsuya Nomura was approached when the Square Enix merchandise team started expanding their DC collection. Nomura stated, "they approached me and said, 'We remember you drew a sort of Batman design back then. Would you be able to share that with us?'"

The game was in the very early stages according to Nomura and unfortunately there isn't much he can say about it. When discussing the correlation between Nomura's Batman's armor to his Kingdom Hearts designs, Nomura stated, "It might be the opposite̢

Source: Siliconera


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