DETECTIVE COMICS #994-1031 (Pete Tomasi / collectif)

Just when you thought it was safe to crack a smile, The Joker is back to crash the party! Hot on the heels of “Joker War,” the Clown Prince of Crime is revealed as the mastermind behind Two-Face’s turmoil — but to what end? Batman will need all the allies he can get, and what better ally than Harvey Dent? Can the Dark Knight cure his friend once and for all in time to fight the greatest battle of his life?

Detective Comics #1023

Written by Peter J. Tomasi
Pencils Brad Walker
Inks Andrew Hennessy
Colored by Brad Anderson
Cover by Brad Anderson, Andrew Hennessy, Brad Walker
Release Date: July 7, 2020

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All along, The Joker has been the puppet master behind the torment of Two-Face, and in this issue, the Clown Prince of Crime definitely knows how to make an entrance! Don’t miss the final battle between Batman, Two-Face, and Lincoln March, with a shocking conclusion that’s sure to split you right in two!

(W) Peter J. Tomasi (A/CA) Brad Walker, Andrew Hennessy, Brad Anderson (CA) Lee Bermejo
$3.99 US | 32 PAGES
CARD STOCK VARIANT COVER $4.99
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“The Joker War” explodes with an assault on Wayne Enterprises! The Joker has taken control of Waynetech R&D-and with it, all the weapons hidden in its sublevels-plus Lucius Fox as a hostage! The Joker and his clown-masked henchmen are now using Wayne Enterprises as an armory, using sophisticated 3-D printers to produce weapons to rule Gotham City…but Batman and Batwoman might have something to say about that. It’s all-out action in this nonstop issue!

Written by : Peter J. Tomasi
Pencils : Kenneth Rocafort
Inks : Kenneth Rocafort
Colored by : Dan Brown
Cover by : Kenneth Rocafort
Page Count : 24 Pages
Release Date : August 11 2020
Age Rating : 12+ Only

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DC #1027 : Et pour quelques variantes de plus…

DETECTIVE COMICS #1026

Written by: Peter J. Tomasi.

Art by: Kenneth Rocafort.

Covers by: Kenneth Rocafort, Lee Bermejo.

Description: As « The Joker War » rages on, the casualties are mounting, and the underground residents of Gotham City must deal with the devastating effects of the Joker toxin that’s been pumped into the old city’s tunnel system. Batman must risk everything to guide them to safety, but a familiar face has mobilized these forgotten souls to rise up in anger…and Killer Croc takes no prisoners!

Pages: 32.

Price: $3.99.

Available: August 25.

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Written by: Brian Michael Bendis, Greg Rucka, Matt Fraction, Peter J. Tomasi, James Tynion IV, Kelly Sue DeConnick, Marv Wolfman, Grant Morrison, Tom King, Scott Snyder, Dan Jurgens, Mariko Tamaki.

Art by: David Marquez, Jamal Campbell, Eduardo Risso, Chip Zdarsky, Brad Walker, Riley Rossmo, John Romita Jr., Emanuela Lupacchino, Bill Sienkiewicz, Chris Burnham, Walter Simonson, Ivan Reis, Dan Jurgens, Dan Mora.

Covers by: Andy Kubert, Lee Bermejo, J. Scott Campbell, Stanley « Artgerm » Lau, Jim Lee, Adam Hughes, Marc Silvestri, Frank Quitely, Jim Cheung, Olivier Coipel, Gabriele Dell’Otto

Description: In honor of Batman’s first appearance in Detective Comics #27, this special, book-size celebration brings you the biggest names in comics as they chronicle the most epic Batman adventures Gotham City and the DC Universe have ever seen! The World’s Greatest Detective has a mountain of cases to crack: Who murdered Gotham’s most corrupt police officer? What does The Joker’s annual visit mean for Bruce Wayne? And most importantly, what WayneTech mystery will sow the seeds of the next epic Batman event? All this and more await you within the pages of the biggest Batman issue of them all!

Pages: 80.

Price: $9.99.

Available: Sept. 15.

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DETECTIVE COMICS #1028

Written by: Peter J. Tomasi.

Art by: Nicola Scott.

Covers by: Kenneth Rocafort, Lee Bermejo.

Description: Spinning out of the events of « The Joker War » and Detective Comics #1027 comes a tale of the beginning of the end for Gotham City’s status quo. With tensions flaring and a new mayoral candidate making his anti-hero agenda known to the city, Batman and his allies are stretched thin to keep the peace. But just as things couldn’t look any worse, a string of gruesome murders has left a trail of the most corrupt in Gotham City losing their heads…literally. If Batman doesn’t quickly find the killer – the Dark Knight will be next.

Pages: 32.

Price: $3.99 (Variant, $4.99).

Available: Oct. 13.

DETECTIVE COMICS #1029

Written by: Peter J. Tomasi.

Art by: Kenneth Rocafort.

Covers by: Kenneth Rocafort, Lee Bermejo.

Description: After the City of Bane, the Riddler’s takeover, The Joker War, and more, the people of Gotham City have had enough. The world is changing for Bruce Wayne, and the question he must ask himself is: What role does the Batman have in a city that rejects him? As the year barrels forward into what will become a turning point for the Dark Knight, Batman must grapple with the very citizens he has sworn to protect…while a familiar face looms large as a new threat on the horizon: Damian Wayne!

Pages: 32.

Price: $3.99 (Variant, $4.99).

Available: Oct. 27.

DETECTIVE COMICS #1030

Written by: Peter J. Tomasi.

Art by: Bilquis Evely.

Covers by: Bilquis Evely, Lee Bermejo.

Description: A new foe called the Mirror has joined the Dark Knight’s rogues gallery – but is there more to this villain than meets the eye? Or is he simply a reflection of the world around him? As the Bat-Family find themselves on the run from the Mirror’s army, Damian Wayne lurks in the shadows, plotting his next move in a cat-and-mouse game between father and son that can only end in disaster!

Pages: 32.

Price: $3.99 (Variant, $4.99).

Available: Nov. 10.

DETECTIVE COMICS #1031

Written by: Peter J. Tomasi.

Art by: Bilquis Evely.

Covers by: Jorge Jimenez, Lee Bermejo.

Description: Damian Wayne has made his move against a familiar threat from Bruce Wayne’s past – so why has the former Boy Wonder targeted none other than Tommy Elliot – a.k.a. Hush? It may have something to do with the Black Casebook that Bruce liberated from The Joker’s territory in the monumental Detective Comics #1027…but how far will Damian go to avenge this grudge from his father’s past?

Pages: 32.

Price: $3.99 (Variant, $4.99).

Available: Nov. 24.