(Sorry about that, everyone. The article seemed to be having technical issues so I deleted it and reposted it with a smaller memory picture. If you wrote your own personal WAR AND PEACE in the Talkback you're just going to have to find it in yourself to start again.)
I was actually sent this by a reader, but apparently it was found through the official DARK KNIGHT RISES website. Hidden in the website somehow - Slashfilm says it was hidden in the visual spectrum of the audio that plays over the site - was a hashtag, #thefirerises. And through Twitter, the image was revealed. It's all a bit confusing. Anyway, here's Tom Hardy as Bane:
Looks pretty formidable, huh? So far this film's progressing nicely.