I received this promo for the upcoming East Coast Comicon, which takes place next spring, from May 17-19, 2019, at the Meadowlands Expo Center in Secaucus. I went to this event a couple years ago, and enjoyed it, but what prompted me to share this promo today was the humor I found in seeing Batman with a beard!

Maybe DC Comics should think about that … Batman has been around since 1939, maybe his current story line should include him battling supervillains with this same beard – forget about the fact that it references Santa Claus in the promo above, let’s stick to the idea that since Batman is pretty old, maybe a big ol’ gray beard would better reflect his current age. What might that look like? We came up with a couple ideas, below:

imagine if Batman had a beard