Brian Azzarello, Lee Bermejo

Brian Azzarello brings to THE JOKER all the visceral intensity and criminal insight that has made his Vertigo graphic novel series 100 BULLETS one of the most critically acclaimed and award-winning series of all time.

This original graphic novel tells the story of one very dark night in Gotham City. The Joker has been mysteriously released from Arkham Asylum, and he’s none too happy about what’s happened to his Gotham City rackets while he’s been “away.” What follows is a harrowing night of revenge, murder and manic crime as only The Joker can deliver it, as he brutally takes back his stolen assets from The Penguin, The Riddler, Two-Face, Killer Croc and, of course, The Batman, and heaven help them all.

status Copy #1 (1599): in
genre Superhero » DC Comics
publisher DC Comics
publish date November 4, 2008
popularity checked out 14 time(s)


  • By Tony Flores -

    Reminiscent of Heath Ledger’s cinema portrayal of The Joker. A stand out art job by Lee Bermejo.

    Bermejo’s art on this book varies from Ink to Painting, but doesn’t confuse the reader. Good writing by Brian Azzarello as well.

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