Hey U Guys that it would definitely feature a new Batman and not Christian Bale, as was rumoured before.
"It would be disingenuous to say Warner Bros doesn’t hope that
this would be the starting point for a shared universe. And Zack has
said that Bruce Wayne exists in this universe. It would be a different
Bruce Wayne from Chris’ [Nolan] Dark Knight trilogy, and it would be
disingenuous to say that Zack and I haven’t had various conversations on
set, around ‘what if’ and ‘moving forward’.
That having been said, it’s all going to depend on the next few weeks.
Warner Bros has hopes that there will be more Man Of Steel films, and
that this will be the beginning of a shared universe. We could meet
Batman, or Wonder Woman, or the Justice League in these movies. But they
all hinge on box office reception."
"I think Warner Bros has seen – and Chris deserves the biggest
credit for this – that we were able to revitalise Batman and put it into
the first billion dollar superhero film. And they’re hoping that
Superman will be revistalised as well. And if we can do Batman and
Superman, then maybe we can move on to Wonder Woman, and The Flash, and
characters like that."
Goyer also talked to CraveOnline about Lex Luthor appearing in the Man of Steel universe.
"If Lex is going to exist in the world, we would presumably have
to give him the same treatment that we gave Lois Lane in the first film,
which is make him a credible character. [...] He’s gotta be a man of
incredible intelligence, and presumably a man of incredible wealth and