Ben Affleck has been named as the new Batman and will star in the Man of Steel sequel.

Users immediately took to social networking sites and created the new #BetterBatmanThanBenAffleck trend.

Take a look at how Twitter has reacted to this news - including suggestions for who would make a better Batman than Affleck:

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  • Better Batman Than Ben Affleck?

    via @elliotwagland

  • Better Batman Than Ben Affleck?

    Big Bob @FSBigBob

  • Better Batman Than Ben Affleck?

    via @stuuuj #BetterBatmanThanBenAffleck don't hassle the hoffbat

  • Better Batman Than Ben Affleck?

    HuffPostUK/Elliot Wagland

  • Better Batman Than Ben Affleck?

    Jake Haygarth @FandangoMark

  • Better Batman Than Ben Affleck?

  • Better Batman Than Ben Affleck?

  • Better Batman Than Ben Affleck?

    DespicableMe Minions ‏@DM_Minions

  • Better Batman Than Ben Affleck?

    Wing Man @The01Wingman

  • Better Batman Than Ben Affleck?

    @bevisbutthead

  • Better Batman Than Ben Affleck?

  • Better Batman Than Ben Affleck?

    Pitesh Mistry @PiteshMistry

  • Better Batman Than Ben Affleck?

    @LADexperience

  • Better Batman Than Ben Affleck?

    via @TeddyCHolmes #betterbatmanthanbenaffleck My cat!

  • Better Batman Than Ben Affleck?

  • Better Batman Than Ben Affleck?

    Via Charlie Horner @___Horner___

  • Better Batman Than Ben Affleck?

  • Better Batman Than Ben Affleck?

    via Bruno el Salchicha @SalchichaBruno

  • Better Batman Than Ben Affleck?

    via Wing Man @The01Wingman

  • Better Batman Than Ben Affleck?

  • Better Batman Than Ben Affleck?

    via Ashley Gally @misssqueakums

  • Better Batman Than Ben Affleck?

    via @HuffPostUKPics

  • Better Batman Than Ben Affleck?

  • Better Batman Than Ben Affleck?