Today, DC Entertainment announced they’ll be publishing THE JOKER: ENDGAME (on sale September 23 in comic shops / September 28 everywhere books are sold / 176 pg, / $24.99 US). It’s a jam-packed hardcover collection featuring the BATMAN ANNUAL #3, back-up stories from BATMAN #35-39, along with GOTHAM ACADEMY: ENDGAME #1, BATGIRL: ENDGAME #1, DETECTIVE COMICS: ENDGAME #1, and ARKHAM MANOR: ENDGAME #1.
What do Batman’s villains do on the craziest night in Gotham City? The city is overrun by Jokerized victims, but a small band of teenagers unites to take a stand. Their secret knowledge of Gotham City’s streets will help them survive, but will Batman be able to accept their aid?
Written by James Tynion IV, Becky Cloonan, Cameron Stewart, Brenden Fletcher, Brian Buccellato, Frank Tieri, among others and art by Kelley Jones, Graham Nolan, John McCrea, Sam Keith, Dustin Nguyen, Rege Antonio, Jeff Stokey Bengal and more. With cover by Andy Kubert.
Sounds like Batman is going to be his usual wary self; it also looks like a fantastic roundup of authors and artists.