DC Comics shared a first look at Batman #99. In it, the Joker has Gotham City in a complete state of chaos as his war against Batman careens headlong into a final showdown against The Dark Knight. But before Batman squares off against the Clown Prince of Crime, he’s going to need the help of all of his allies to regain control of the city. This issue has everything: Clownhunter, dishing out his own brand of justice, the return of Dick Grayson, Punchline, and Harley Quinn. What else could you ask for? Plus, remember that shiny Batman costume from issue #95? Well, [REDACTED] and it will set up a finale you won’t believe.
Batman #99 is written by James Tynion IV, with art and cover by Jorge Jimenez and the Ghost-Hunter card stock variant cover by Derrick Chew, and the 1:25 card stock Nightwing variant cover by Jimenez. The title is 32 pages and is on sale September 15, 2020 for $3.99 USD, with a card stock variant available for $4.99.
Short synopsis: “The Joker War” part five of six! Things have changed, as Batman realizes he can’t fight this war alone. He’s going to need help. Before he faces down The Joker, he must call up his trusty partner Dick Grayson! But can Dick reclaim his lost memories in time to join the battle?