The Dark Knight meets Ninja Scroll? An official crossover is not taking place, but Batman will be getting a shinobi anime makeover.

Warner Bros. Japan and Warner Bros. Entertainment are set to release a Batman Ninja feature film. Afro Samurai creator Takashi Okazaki is serving as a character designer for the animated picture.

Jumpei Mizusaki was tapped to direct with Kazuki Nakashima penning the screenplay. Leo Chu and Eric Garcia are listed as English-language screenwriters.

A preview of the movie will premiere at New York Comic Con. Batman Ninja is set for release in 2018.

NYCC 2017 runs from October 5 and through October 8. The “First Look: Batman Ninja” panel is scheduled for October 5 at 12:45 pm ET.

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