First Look | BATMAN: The Joker War Zone #1

The spoils of war are on full display in the upcoming BATMAN: The Joker War Zone One-Shot bringing the Joker’s campaign to destroy the Dark Knight and his family using his own wealth, fortune, and resources against them on the streets of Gotham!

It’s the ultimate turf war! The Joker and his minions have taken over the Wayne billions and turned all of the foundation’s resources against the Caped Crusader in an effort to ultimately destroy him and his allies. It’s a campaign unlike any other waged upon our hero by his most notorious adversary and it goes far beyond just the pages of the current run of the titular hero’s titles. In the upcoming One-Shot BATMAN: The Joker War Zone #1 the Clown Prince of Crime deepens his fangs into Batman’s jugular and is using Gotham City as his own battlefield.

The special issue will feature chronicles covering various other members of Gotham’s streets team taking on the Joker’s minions including Spoiler and Cassandra Cain story from The Flash writer Joshua Williamson, and will also spotlight the newest vigilante on the scene, the mysterious Clownhunter in a story by James Tynion IV. Fans will also be treated to the Joker/Bane story that is sure to be one for the ages. The Joker War will have lasting ramifications that will be felt throughout the various Batman titles, and you certainly wouldn’t want to miss a beat!

Here’s a “first look” inside Batman: The Joker War Zone #1:

Batman: The Joker War Zone #1 is written by James Tynion IV, John Ridley, Joshua Williamson, and more with art by Guillem March, David Lafuente, James Stokoe and others, and a cover by Ben Oliver. The One-Shot Special hits retail markets on Sept 29, 2020, for $5.99 and will feature no ads.

JC Alvarez

JC Alvarez

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