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Old September 30 2013, 12:40 AM   #603
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Re: "Beware the Batman" in 2013! New Animated Series

Sto-Vo-Kory wrote: View Post
The comic version of Anarky would have been much easier to render in CGI with his metal mask having a frozen expression that they wouldn't have to bother animating like they do with the BtB version. I think that if he were intended to be Anarky from the start that they would've opted for the unmoving face option just to save time and effort.
I doubt it, since that would've been visually boring. Think about how often animators put facial expression into masks like Batman's or Spider-Man's, having the eye holes change shape to convey emotion even though they should be immobile.

I think they said they departed from the comics' Anarky because he looked too much like V from V for Vendetta.
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