DC Comics Universe & September 2020 Solicitations Spoilers: Batman Joker War Close To Climax With 7 Titles For $30!


DC Comics Universe and September 2020 Solicitations Spoilers follows.

Batman Joker War Close To Climax With 7 Titles For $30! Solicitations, covers and checklist below.

      Batman: The Joker War Zone #1
      Written By James Tynion IV, John Ridley, And Joshua Williamson
      Art By Guillem March, David Lafuente, James Stokoe, And Others
      Cover By Ben Oliver
      Card Stock Variant Cover By Derrick Chew

      ONE-SHOT | ON SALE 09/29/20
      $5.99 US | 48 PAGES | FC | DC

      Gotham City is a battleground as The Joker takes over the Wayne fortune and wages a street war against the Dark Knight and his allies! Enter the “war zone” with short stories featuring characters like Cassandra Cain, Stephanie Brown, and Luke Fox and see how they’re fighting back in a city under siege! Also, the brutal full debut of the mysterious new anti-hero known as Clownhunter!

      Batman #98
      Written By James Tynion IV
      Art By Jorge Jimenez
      Cover By David Finch
      Card Stock Variant Cover By Francesco Mattina
      1:25 Card Stock Catwoman Variant Cover By Jorge Jimenez

      ON SALE 09/01/20
      $3.99 US | 32 PAGES | FC | DC

      “The Joker War” part four of six! Batman is at his most vulnerable following a massive dose of an experimental new Joker toxin. With the Dark Knight haunted by demons and visions, it’s up to Harley Quinn to protect him while he recovers—because Punchline is on her way!

      Batman #99
      Written By James Tynion IV
      Art And Cover By Jorge Jimenez
      Card Stock Variant Cover By Derrick Chew
      1:25 Card Stock Nightwing Variant Cover By Jorge Jimenez

      ON SALE 09/15/20
      $3.99 US | 32 PAGES | FC | DC

      “The Joker War” part five of six! Things have changed, as Batman realizes he can’t fight this war alone. He’s going to need help. Before he faces down The Joker, he must call up his trusty partner Dick Grayson! But can Dick reclaim his lost memories in time to join the battle?

      Batgirl #49
      Written By Cecil Castellucci
      Art By Robbi Rodriguez
      Cover By Giuseppe Camuncoli
      Variant Cover By Mirka Andolfo

      ON SALE 09/22/20
      $3.99 US | 32 PAGES | FC | DC

      “The Last Joke” part two: in the finale of this killer two-part tale, Babs traces the Batgirl-obsessed redhead murders back to their source and realizes the real culprit is…closer than she expected! Will James Gordon Jr. step up to the plate and prove his new loyalty to his sister by taking out the killer?

      Catwoman #25
      Written By Ram V
      Art By Fernando Blanco, John Paul Leon, And Juan Ferreyra
      Cover By Joëlle Jones
      Card Stock Variant Cover By Lee Bermejo

      ON SALE 09/15/20
      $5.99 US | 48 PAGES | FC | DC

      A tie-in to “The Joker War”! Catwoman returns to Gotham City to get even with the people who stole her plans and used them against Batman…and if you’re the Riddler or the Penguin, you better watch your back, because Catwoman is coming to claim what she deserves…and that’s everything! Plus, two bonus tales: One a story about Catwoman going back to her home turf of Alleytown to start her empire, and another about a cat trying to intervene in a conflict of cat versus woman!

      Nightwing #74
      Written By Dan Jurgens
      Art By Ryan Benjamin And Richard Friend
      Cover By Travis Moore
      Variant Cover By Alan Quah

      ON SALE 09/08/20
      $3.99 US | 32 PAGES | FC | DC

      The Joker has poisoned Ric Grayson’s mind with false memories and pitted him against Batgirl, the Robins, and Batman. As Batgirl realizes the key to ending this nightmare is through the crystal around The Joker’s neck, it’s up to Grayson to use it on himself and fight for who he really is: Nightwing! And if he doesn’t get stuck in his own memories, will he be able to rescue the Bat-Family from The Joker’s plans and end this cruel joke once and for all?

Here’s the Joker War checklist.

While its previous issue was part of Joker War, Red Hood: Outlaw #49 is not.

      Red Hood: Outlaw #49
      Written By Scott Lobdell
      Art By Paolo Pantalena
      Cover By Dan Mora
      Variant Cover By Philip Tan

      ON SALE 09/29/20
      $3.99 US | 32 PAGES | FC | DC

      Jason’s ongoing war against the Untitled comes to a sudden, startling and tragic end with the help of…Red Hood and the Outlaws?! But to protect the world, one of his teammates must make the ultimate sacrifice for the greater good!

A big bat-month nonetheless.

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