The Dark Knight Rises is not only on the cover of this month’s Empire Magazine, but also heavily featured in the latest edition of the monthly magazine. The in depth look features brand new pictures and interviews from the cast, including Christian Bale, Tom Hardy and the director of the movie himself, Christopher Nolan. For now, check out these amazing HQ pictures from the magazine, featuring two new awesome pictures of Bane, one with Batman facing the villain in what appears to be the new batcave, and one with our Dark Knight on his batpod. Thanks user Catwoman1 from Comicbookmovie.com for the HQ pictures. Make sure to click on the pictures to see them in full size.