Friday, July 10, 2020

Friday's Headlines | DC's Batman #96 Joker War Pt. 2

After months of hype protracted by the comic book industry shutdown due to coronavirus, DC is finally just a couple weeks away from the launch of the 'Joker War' event in Batman #95 on sale July 21, quarterbacked by series writer James Tynion IV.

But the publisher is also skipping ahead Wednesday with a first look at August 4's Batman #96, part two of the main storyline, with art by Jorge Jimenez.

"Reeling from the effects of the worst Joker toxin attack ever, Batman is on the run through Gotham City, pursued by the dark shadows and voices that haunt is past and present!" reads DC's description. "As The Joker’s plan materializes, the only person who can save him from the brink of true madness is… Harley Quinn?