Batman’s Classic Costume Returns This Summer

Superman isn’t the only DC hero to go back to his classic look in 2018. Batman will also be returning to his pre-New 52 costume, trunks and all.

Batman #54 cover by Tony Daniel. (DC Entertainment) Batman #54 cover by Tony Daniel. (DC Entertainment)

That news came during DC Comics’ Batman Family panel today. Batman writer Tom King revealed that the wardrobe change happens in Batman #53 next month. There the Caped Crusader will dust off his early 2000’s costume, made famous by stories like Hush. As King explained, Batman’s need to move on from his failed relationship with Catwoman compels him to make the switch. It appears that the days of the DC Rebirth Batman costume are done.

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