I guess if you look at it, at the worst i'm doing is pulling a "National Enquirer" and showing "celebrity" photos of stuff they haven't shown out of the industry yet. Although i'm not 100% sure what the legality of showing media is, in this regard. I guess, whoever wants to remove the media or ban it is welcome to if that's what it comes down too. Either way, it's just pics/vid.
I don't think his sprite is new, but he doies have a few added animations for whipping and such. His sprite is the one from Dawn of Sorrow but he looked entirely different (and better) in Aria of Sorrow.