Is Joker dead new 52?

The Death of the Family Coming into contact with the Dollmaker, the Joker made a plan to try and take down the Batman Family. Getting the Dollmaker to cut off his face, the Joker faded into obscurity and was presumed dead for a whole year.

What comic ended the new 52?

In addition, characters from the Wildstorm and Vertigo imprints were absorbed into the DC Universe. The New 52 branding ended after the completion of the “Convergence” storyline in May 2015, although the continuity of The New 52 continued.

Which Joker is death of the family?

The title is a reference to the classic Batman story arc “A Death in the Family” (1988), in which the Joker murders Jason Todd.

Is there a female version of the Joker?

A female version of the Joker appeared as part of DC’s Tangent Comics line in her own one-shots (Tangent Comics: The Joker #1 in 1997 and Tangent Comics: The Joker’s Wild! #1 in 1998). This Joker bore little resemblance to the traditional interpretation of the character and instead was modeled on Duela Dent.

Is the Joker really immortal?

Basically Joker isn’t immortal but he’s one of the few entities in Gotham capable of making people believe he is, quite successfully.

Why was Joker’s face removed?

When the Joker became obsessing over destroying the Bat-Family, he decided to arrange for his face to be surgically removed. According to the Joker, he did this to symbolize how even without his, “Mask” he was still the joker where-as Batman’s Robins and Bat-Girls’ identities were only mask-deep.

Is DC rebirth new 52?

DC Rebirth is merely a continuation of the New 52. Instead of a reboot, DC kept all that was created in the New 52, and brought back characters and story lines that existed in previous continuity.

How did the Joker cut his face?

When Batman bluffed about having known Joker’s real name, Joker attacked Batman with a taser joy-buzzer to the face before letting him say it and as a result fell down a subterranean water-fall. As he fell, his mask became dislodged and floated down after him to a presumed watery grave.

Does the Joker die in the comics?

A hastily drawn panel, calculated to imply that the Joker was still alive, was subsequently added to the comic. For the next several appearances, the Joker often escaped capture but suffered an apparent death (falling off a cliff, being caught in a burning building, etc.), from which his body was not recovered.

Is the Joker book worth reading?

Definitely recommend to anyone who enjoys Batman or its more extended characters outside of the Batman himself. Joker goes wild!!! This book is pretty cool. It follows the Joker to Gotham after a year and he goes after Batman by going after the Bat Family. He even goes after Harley. This is all part of the Death in the family saga.

What happened to Joker’s partner Quinzel?

The Joker would very quickly ditch Quinzel, though, and return to his “single” status. However, this status did not stay long as the Joker took in a new partner, an evil gorilla named Jackanapes. However, in one of the Joker’s plans, Jackanapes fell into the river and was never seen again.

When did the New 52 come out?

The New 52 came out of the Flashpoint event. In September, 2011, DC Comics consolidated and relaunched their comic lines, discontinuing some series, and introducing yet other series, resulting in 52 titles, each with a new #1.