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Punchline Revisits The Killing Joke
Obviously. In previous Bleeding Cool gossip a month ago, I said "Punchline knows all about The Killing Joke – just not how it went down." Well, everyone is doing sequels to The Killing Joke now –  or sequel to sequels to The Killing Joke And so it is in Punchline I previously stated "Punchline, the author of[...]
How The Three Jokers Rewrites The Killing Joke (BIG SPOILERS)
Bleeding Cool told you yesterday that Batman: The Three Jokers #3 by Geoff Johns and Jason Fabok worked as a direct sequel to Batman: The Killing Joke by Alan Moore and Brian Bolland Here's where it breaks down most visibly Big spoilers going in, you have been warned. Batman: The Three Jokers. So Batgirl gets her own[...]
Three Jokers Book 3 - And Punchline - Are Sequels To The Killing Joke
Now, the similarity between this book at The Killing Joke has been pointed out a number of times How Fabok's work maps to Brian Bolland, the tight panel structure, and the references to The Killing Joke, amongst many other Batman stories But I understand that this issue, more than any other, is both a direct[...]
Brian Bolland Remakes Killing Joke For Rorschach Forbidden Planet Cover
The Killing Joke. Brian Bolland Redraws Killing Joke as Rorschach Forbidden Planet Cover Available as a trade dress variant, minimal trade dress variant, and as a three variant set – that includes a virgin variant exclusive to the set Brian Bolland signed copies of these Forbidden Planet exclusive variants, again trade dress variant, minimal trade dress variant,[...]
The Three Jokers - So What Does It All Mean Then? (Spoilers)
The conceit of The Killing Joke asked about the impact of One Bad Day What if things got so much that someone snapped and became something else It happened to The Joker, his pregnant wife died because of his actions – or lack of them For Batman, he became who he was because of the[...]
The Killing Joke Is Back In DC Continuity (Batgirl Spoilers)
When Alan Moore wrote The Killing Joke for Brian Bolland, its status in DC Comics continuity was never meant to be as fixed as it became It gave us a story that referenced Bat-Girl, Batwoman, Ace the Bat-Hound and Bat-Mite – characters that did not exist in continuity, after DC's Crisis On Infinite Earths rewrote the universe. And the[...]
Warner Bros. Releases a New Batch of "Joker" Promotional Images
He also was the artist for the launch of The Joker comic book with Dennis O'Neill – though Dennis does not get credited. Bolland is best known in Batman-circles for drawing The Killing Joke, which established Joker as a failing standup comedian – though its writer Alan Moore is not credited But then Moore has asked[...]
Now Arthur Suydam Offers to Pay Harley's Joker For Cover 'Reference'
This, a take on Brian Bolland's cover for The Killing Joke And it seemed as if it had been cut and pasted right into the Suydam cover, one of a number of his own cover recreations-as-zombies. Anthony Misiano told me yesterday, Earlier this evening I actually got a message directly from Harry Arthur Suydam on Facebook, sent[...]
BC Toy Spotting 27
Get it while you can. The Killing Joke Q-Fig of The Joker is also hitting Gamestops. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 50%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ Finally at Gamestop, the latest wave of Star Wars Black Series figures is hitting hard, including Dengar[...]
Three Jokers NYCC 2
He  also showed off a bunch of art by Jason Fabok. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 50%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ There is a lot of of throwbacks to the character designs from Killing Joke, with some nods to Keaton's Batman in his costume[...]
Joker Killing Joke and Batman/Superman Q-Figs Coming This Summer
Joker from  The Killing Joke and an adorable Batman/Superman flying Q-Figs are up for preorder now The figures will come out in June, and feature all of the dynamic bases and poses we have come to expect from the team over at QMx Joker features a base with his chattering teeth and "HA" all-around, striking[...]
Gotham Season 4: Killing Joke and No Man's Land on the Horizon
But in a recent interview with DC All-Access, start David Mazouz talked about that and also how the series is going to have an episode influenced by the Killing Joke, the celebrated Batman graphic novel by Alan Moore and Brian Bolland. In talking about tonight's epsidoe, This Old Corpse, Mazouz says that its the start of[...]