Today, DC Comics shared a first look at Batman #96. With apologies to The Grateful Dead, The Dark Knight goes on his own “Long Strange Trip” and the mysterious Clownhunter is revealed in the pages of Batman #96, part two of “The Joker War,” by James Tynion IV, with art by Jorge Jimenez. Reeling from the effects of the worst Joker toxin attack ever, Batman is on the run through Gotham City, pursued by the dark shadows and voices that haunt is past and present. As The Joker’s plan materializes, the only person who can save him from the brink of true madness is… Harley Quinn? Plus, who is the mysterious figure known as Clownhunter? To check out what we’ve been given so far, scroll down.
Batman #96 (“The Joker War, Part Two) is written by James Tynion IV, with art by Jorge Jimenez, cover art by Guillem March, a card stock variant cover by .@DCCOmicsFrancesco Mattina, and a 1:25 clownhunter card stock variant cover by Jorge Jimenez. This issue hits shelves on Tuesday, August 4, 2020 for $3.99 US and the card stock variant cover will go for $4.99 US.