As Maxbat over at Deviant Art notes, Bane is not just about muscle, there are some actual brains behind all that brawn, which makes Bane a great adversary for Batman!
So Maxbat went and put together the following image of Bane holding Batman's mask, "Foul Deeds Will Rise," — reminiscent of that famous scene in Shakespeare's Hamlet.
Alas, poor, Batman! I knew him Joker...
And maybe Bane knew Batman too well, and we'll find out when The Dark Knight Rises premiers July 20th!
The Dark Knight Rises is directed by Christopher Nolan starring Christian Bale as Batman, Tom Hardy as Bane, Anne Hathaway as Selina Kyle/Catwoman, Gary Oldman as Commissioner Gordon, Morgan Freeman as Lucius Fox, Michael Cain as Alfred, Juno Temple and Josh Pence as a young Ra's al Ghul.
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