A temporal manipulation device operated by Gorilla Grodd alters the fabric of reality, taking the Dark Knight and his fiercest enemies back in time to Feudal Japan. The Joker and other villains are quick to settle in the new reality and soon make the divided land their own, as real feudal lords would, while Batman is welcomed by a Ninja Clan that for centuries has been waiting for a legendary Bat-like warrior, as foretold by an ancient prophecy…
The second ever English edition-exclusive release is here: Batman Ninja!
Two main archetypes are easily identifiable in the set's card pool: the ::Weapon:: trait-based "Batman & Friends" deck and the Green/Red "Villains" deck. Not only are these decks made up of very distinct characters, being based on the two factions in conflict appearing in the original movie, but they also play in radically different ways:
Nobody could have predicted one of the most popular and influential Western superheroes of all time to be made into a Weiss Schwarz set, but guess what? It happened! Will it happen again? Who knows! In the meantime, the Dark Knight is already affecting the competitive scene by causing the first English Edition B&R announcement!
Batman Ninja released on 19 July 2019 together with the Booster Pack, Trial Deck, and Supply Set, consisting of five boosters, plus an exclusive deck box and card sleeves.