Raf grassetti He has earned a name for himself in the industry for his work as the art director of God of War, although his artistic production does not stop there by any means. Grassetti often performs spectacular fanarts, like this brutal Ahsoka Tano design or this incredible fanart that imagines Wolverine in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Grasetti has also made his forays into the comic world with some alternate covers, and has already confirmed his involvement with another alternate cover for the first issue of the DC series. Batman: The Detective, with which he shows his version of the character.
In the alternative cover that Grassetti himself has shared, you can see Batman wearing goggles and a long coat, the way he looks during the plot of Batman: The Detective. In the same thread, the art director also took the opportunity to share his other work as a cover artist for DC.
This new Batman miniseries features a script by Tom taylor and drawing of Andy Kubert and follow the Dark Knight through a difficult investigation in Europe that begins with a terrible crime in the United Kingdom. The investigation will put Batman’s facet of detective to the test, who will embark on the hunt for the villain known as Equilibrium. The first number of Batman: The Detective It will go on sale next April 13.
🦇 Batman: The Detective # 1 pic.twitter.com/NU1MD7r0v9
– Raf Grassetti 👾✍🏻 (@rafagrassetti) March 22, 2021
For his part, Grassetti continues to work as art director at Sony on the God of War franchise. A new game in the series has not yet been officially confirmed, but the artist is still credited as such on his website and rumors of a direct sequel to the 2018 game are growing.