Will it be Deathstroke vs. Batman in Affleck’s solo outing?

Is his mother’s name Martha too?

As suggested by a video posted on Ben Affleck’s own Twitter this morning and seemingly confirmed by the good folks at The Wrap, the main villain in the upcoming Affleck written, directed and starring solo Batman film currently in development will be none other than Slade Wilson AKA Deathstroke The Terminator. The video, which appears to be test footage, features Slade in a technologically tactical get-up similar to his appearance in the Arkham games and even to an ol’ Marvel zombie like myself (whose only Deathstroke experience involves how much of a pain in the ass he was to beat in said games), looks pretty fucking badass. Could it be Liam Neeson under the patch as we previously suggested? Stay tuned Bat Fans…


Check out the full video here.

Kevin Hawkey is the co-founder, head writer and editor of Riot-Nerd. He enjoys Fighting Games, Metal, Marvel, Horror and all the weird shit in between. A lifelong Philadelphian just as comfortable in a circle pit at Underground Arts as he is drooling over the new Hot Toys figures at Brave New Worlds, Kevin’s idiosyncratic sensibility gives this site it’s unique dichotomy between “riot” and “nerd”.

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