Source: Yoshitoku The Dark Knight Turned Into Epic Figure With Batman Samurai Armor Display 2019-02-12 Tue 2019-02-12 Tue In Japan, it's not uncommon to find some households that have a dedicated space or mantle for displays of miniature samurai armor and sword figures. The reasons for this can vary--such as a family that celebrating their samurai lineage, a centerpiece to pray for the strength of the family's children (particularly those who practice martial arts), or simply a fondness for the aesthetic. No matter the reason, those in search of impressive warrior displays should take a look at Japanese traditional figurine manufacturer Yoshitoku. While Yoshitoku specializes in beautiful hina-ningyo doll displays, in the past they've released many samurai armor and weapon displays, including a samurai Darth Vader. Now Yoshitoku is turning their attention to the Dark Knight himself, with two different ornamental sets of Batman-themed samurai armor! Source: Yoshitoku(BATMAN and all related characters and elements © & ™ DC Comics. (s19) ) They've even gone as far as to give the armor set its own very own special kanji name--"蝙蝠侠" (Koumori-kyou). "蝙蝠" meaning "bat", and "侠" meaning "tough guy" or even "manly man". Or more fittingly--"Batman" with a bit of Japanese warrior style to it. Source: Yoshitoku (BATMAN and all related characters and elements © & ™ DC Comics. (s19) ) The piece, which is said to be designed as a representation of what Batman would look like during Japan's warring states period, is available in two varieties--sitting and standing, each with trademark ears and bat symbol, the sitting version with a stylized crest. Fans in Japan can begin submitting reservations on March 1st at Yoshitoku's official shop, but be warned that each piece is 300,000 yen ($2,713.20 USD). By - Big Neko. Source:Yoshitoku Tags: Batman / Comic Books / Cool / DC Comics / Figure / Film / Japan / Movies / Samurai / Samurai Armor / Yoshitoku grape Japan Culture The Dark Knight Turned Into Epic Figure With Batman Samurai Armor Display Related Article Show Off Your Yakuza Love With Vintage Kiryu And Majima Sukajan Jackets Tokyo Disney Fan Captures Mickey Mouse’s Heartbreak As Minnie Has Shocking Affair With Goofy Japan’s Viral Sexy Daikon Radish Can Now Be Your Giant Veggie Waifu Japanese Fast Food Chains Turn Themselves Into A Power Ranger Style Superhero Team Piaggio Ape Transformed Into Fendi Flower Shop By Japanese Artist New Japanese Potato Chip Flavor Is A Regional Specialty: Squid And Carrots!