What Happens To Batman And The Joker After Endgame? FCBD Spoilers

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So there were plenty of spoilers leaked regarding the new Batman in the upcoming Free Comic Book Day title from DC Comics, Divergence. Bleeding Cool ran the ones that had leaked online, and we had previously accidentally spoiled a Superman FCBD twist as well.

But the Justice League revelation was new to us. And while the Batsuit news got all the attention, as the new Batman was revealed as a shaved and marine-friendly Commissioner Gordon…

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The fate of the old Batman was up in the air, as was the Joker, last seen battling each other in the Batman series as part of Endgame. The final issue of that series, #40, is late. And will come out after the Free Comic Book Day title. Which may be a shame, because this comic does give away how that issue ends… a bit.

Image (45)A missing, presumed dead, Batman and Joker, locked together in a final battle underground…

And that, folks, is why they – we – need a new Batman.

Divergence #1 is out on May 2nd for Free Comic Book Day.

Follow other FCBD coverage here later today. Be warned… spoilers kill.

And find more about Free Comic Book Day here.


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About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.
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