Punchline Gives Batman #89 and Hell Arisen #3 Get Second Printings Before First Printings Go On Sale
The appearance of new DC Comics Joker-enamoured character Punchline seems to have got a few people in a tizzy. So much so that her first two upcoming appearances in Batman #89 and Hell Arisen #3 are getting second printings before the first printings go on sale, as they have sold out at Diamond Comic Distributor's warehouse.
Batman #89 Second Printing reprints part four of "Their Dark Designs," written by James Tynion with art by Carlo Pagulayan, Guillem March and Danny Miki. This issue features an unsolicited cameo appearance by Punchline, and will arrive in stores with a recoloured version of its original cover by Tony S. Daniel. It will be on sale on March 4th, while the first printing will be on sale on February 19th
Year of the Villain: Hell Arisen #3 Second Printing reprints the confrontation between Lex Luthor and The Joker, with help from Punchline and Mercy, as the conflict between the forces of Perpetua and the Batman Who Laughs reaches the boiling point. Written by Tynion with art by Steve Epting, this issue will arrive in stores with a recolored version of its original cover by Epting. It will also be on sale on March 4th, while the first printing will be on sale on February 26th.