DC Comics has released a 7-Page Preview and Covers of The Joker #5 comic, that will be on sale on July 13, 2021 as a print and digital issue.
The Official Synopsis of The Joker #5 comic:
THE JOKER – Part Four
The never-before-seen tale of The Joker’s first night in Arkham Asylum is finally revealed! When a lunatic in a clown suit tries to poison Gotham City’s reservoir and is placed in Arkham Asylum before his trial, Detective Jim Gordon realizes something’s different about this new inmate that could forever change the future of Gotham.
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Rising-star artist Sweeney Boo joins the series as things get worse and worse for Punchline and Bluebird. Punchline’s prison war against the Queen of Spades escalates, and no prisoner at Blackgate Penitentiary will be exempt from choosing sides. And after barely escaping death at the hands of Punchline’s former accomplice, will Bluebird have the will to continue her investigation and find the mysterious woman from Punchline’s past who has the answers she’s looking for?
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THE JOKER #5
Written by James Tynion IV, Matthew Rosenberg, Sam Johns
Art by Francesco Francavilla, Sweeney Boo
Cover by Guillem March
Variant Cover by Kaare Andrews
Variant Cover by Sean Phillips
INC 1:25 Variant Cover Riccardo Federici
Street Date: July 13, 2021 (DC Tuesday!)
Price: $5.99 (Standard & Variant Cover)|
76194137222800521 (Kaare Andrews Variant Cover)
76194137222800531 (Sean Phillips Variant Cover)
76194137222800541 (INC 1:25 Variant Cover)