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Ruby Rose debuts her sensational Batwoman costume for The CW

Ruby Rose debuts her sensational Batwoman costume for The CW

The CW has just debuted the first picture of Ruby Rose in costume as Kate Kane/Batwoman for this year's Arrowverse crossover, and she looks epic.

The picture shows Rose striding forward in a black and red bodysuit with a cape and mask.

E! News said Rose's costume was designed by Colleen Atwood.

The first image of Rose in full costume is below, and she looks, well, pretty damn great and very comics-accurate.

Ever since Arrow debuted in 2013, American network the CW has cultivated an ever-growing inter-connected roster of small-screen superheroes that also takes in the likes of The Flash, Supergirl, John Constantine and the Legends of Tomorrow. Batwoman from their upcoming DC TV Crossover "Elseworlds".

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There are a few other things we know about the crossover.

In the Arrowverse crossover, which unites heroes across "Supergirl", "Arrow" and "The Flash", Kane is "an out lesbian and trained street fighter primed to snuff out [Gotham City's] criminal resurgence". Furthermore, the epic event will also introduce the Monitor (Designated Survivor's LaMonica Garrett), a DC Comics character of multiversal importance, Lois Lane (Grimm's Elizabeth Tulloch), and Nora Fries (Cassandra Jean Amell). "[Ruby] is terrific in the role, and we're excited for people to see the story".

After her casting was announced, Rose quit Twitter and deactivated the comments on her Instagram due to the online backlash she received for her casting.

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