Despite the rather lackluster reception of Suicide Squad, DC Comics is determined to press forward with their upcoming films slate of films. Recently Ben Affleck who plays Batman in the DC franchise films teased fans with some live-action footage of the villain Slade Joseph Wilson aka Deathstroke. Fans have speculated that Deathstroke may make his first appearance in next year’s Justice League film and possibly be the main villain in a standalone Batman feature.
— Ben Affleck (@BenAffleck) August 29, 2016
Though there has been no confirmation on who will be stepping into Deathstroke’s shoes, though many fans have speculated that True Blood star Joe Manganiello might be embodying the manipulative assassin.
Adding major fuel to the fire, Boss Logic has taken it up themselves to draw up some concept art of Manganiello as Deathstroke. Check it out for yourself below!
We’re here for it! If this is the direction DC Comics is going in, they may finally be getting it right!