Back before Batman was controlled by Christopher Nolan, some pretty crazy shit used to go down in Gotham. Shit like Danny Devito’s Penguin wrecking havoc on the city using a combination of terrifying circus thugs and armed penguins.
This gallery shows a few of the concepts for “war penguins” that didn’t quite make it to production. I guess it’s hard to strap a metal chestplate and rocket to a penguin without PETA complaining. But come on, boxing glove penguin is just hilarious.
Check out all of these below (via):