A beaker full of death wrote:
You really think they're gone?
I give it two years, tops. Probably less.
I'm sure they'll tweak the design a little (maybe give him a better belt and boots, or ditch the high collar), but I'd be surprised if the trunks themselves were brought back at this point.
Especially if the new movie proves to be a huge hit and people get used to seeing him that way.