I love japanese design. And I have a special fondness for batman. Here the love-child of two of my obsessions:
Check out the original post on The Book Design Review for more info on the design and a few videos with Chip Kidd (full disclosure: I still haven't viewed the videos yet but I assure you they are bookmarked and on my to-do list).
(Saw this on The Book Design Review back in 08 of 08)