Punchline Archives

Is Punchline The 5G Future State Version Of Harley Quinn?
Tynion also introduced a new character as the Joker's new girlfriend, Punchline And in the DC Comics January 2021 solicitations, we get a glimpse of where that story was originally headed Because Punchline was meant to be the 5G version of the now-aged Harley Quinn. The story has now been squished into the two-month Future State[...]
Scott Snyder Says Death Metal Is About Not BEing Allowed To Erase Your Mistakes
With a character like Punchline – we're starting to see in the same way that he has his own legacy and his own second generation of characters Now his villains have their own legacies and their own second generation of characters we're entering a new era of crime in Gotham City that has evolved out[...]
DC Comics Will Continue To Be Distributed By Diamond UK In 2021
Would a new UK distributor be appointed? Would UCS set up a British branch for sub-distribution? Or would British retailers just have to suck it up? Brian Bolland Punchline #1 – DC Comics Will Continue To Be Distributed By Diamond UK In 2021 Well, as of today, Diamond UK customers have been told that an agreement has[...]
Batman #100 - How Punchline Gets Away With It (Spoilers)
Punchline was the big breakout star of Batman heading into The Joker War storyline And in Batman #100, all the good guys win (ish) and all the bad guys lose (ish), what of Punchline? The Joker's new girlfriend, and someone who plays the game as much as he does? Batman #100 artwork. After all, Nightwing has her[...]
James Tynion IV Confirms He Was Going To Leave With Batman #100
PUNCHLINE's success showed me the hunger for key new characters in the Gotham mythos, and the fact that Joker War's ending was up in the air meant that I could rework some of the key elements to fast-track the introduction of CLOWNHUNTER And when the book became a sales Juggernaut and I was given the[...]
The Next Issue of Punchline is a Love Letter to James Bond
Comic book writer, Bill Williams, is the creator of Punchline No, not that one He writes for Bleeding Cool, Once upon a time, I was scrolling instead of writing Punchline scripts, and I landed on an article that revealed the bones of the plot for the new James Bond film In the story, Bond was replaced[...]
Punchline Returns In Antarctic Press November 2020 Solicits
Punchline returns to Antarctic Press in November, after a pandemic-related pause In the same month that DC Comics is publishing its first Punchline-titles comic book Could there be a war of Punchlines on the comic book stand? Though we did have simultaneous Moon Girls from Marvel and Moonstone… oh and check the cover to the[...]
DC Debuts
Which is why, for the Punchline one-shot, spinning out of The Joker War in November, DC announces that this issue will feature three Team Variant card stock covers by artists Derrick Chew, Peach Momoko, and Kael Ngu. Peach Momoko, Derrick Chew, Kael Ngu do Limited Punchline Variants In this issue, readers will learn how Alexis Kaye became[...]
Auto Draft
DC Comics is issuing a free Batman #92 Retailer Appreciation variant featuring a black-and-white Punchline design on the cover, one copy per store Nancy Spears, VP – Sales, or at least that was her position the last time we checked in, we hear she has been going up in the world at DC, stated "This special[...]
Auto Draft
Bleeding Cool told you back in early June that it looked as if Punchline was to get her own comic book from DC Comics as Darran Robinson, Associate Art Director of Periodical Covers talked about designing a logo for her Today the second dagger dropped… In November, DC Comics will be publishing a 48 page one-shot[...]
Punchline Vs. Harley Quinn Round 2 in Batman #98
Anyway, that means an art preview… with the Catwoman getting back to her old self in the Penguin's Ice Palace watching Gotham burn. Punchline Vs Harley Quinn Round 2 in Batman #98…   The Batman seems to be turning a Bat Signal out of his utility belt, while debating with the ghost or memory of Alfred[...]
The Joker War Rewrites The Mark Of Zorro (Batman #96 Spoilers)
There's a dark, young city brewing underneath Batman's feet in Gotham… On one hand we have Punchline, who represents a new kind of villain, a kind of young person radicalized into believing something deeply dangerous… On the other hand, we have Clownhunter, who sees himself as a hero, but has tossed out the entire moral[...]
James Tynion IV On Bring Back Harper Row and Leslie Thompkins
I'm not even going to link it this time, I do it every time, what's wrong with Google? So James Tynion IV talked Punchline… In this issue, we also finally got the first in comic appearance of Punchline where she's drawn by her co-creator, Jorge Jimenez! I love the personality he gives her And we're only getting[...]
A New Look for Dick Grayson in Nightwing #72
That has yet to be tested with her replacement Punchline We have seen her go up against Harley Quinn, successfully, with Catwoman and barely Quinn coming and in this week's Nightwing, it's Batgirl Will DC be okay with Batman punching her in the face? But it won't be Dick Grayson – not yet anyway He has[...]
DC's Punchline Gets a Shirt For
Not sure of the international options right now.  They have three new T-shirts, one with DC Comics' hot new character Punchline by co-creator Jorge Jiménez on a black Nano shirt. See, you won't get that Punchline at DC Fandome, will you? They also have a Toucan maroon short and a Front Of The Line/Back Of The[...]