Music by All For Revenge. You can help DC Database by expanding it. any Comic Vine content. 4: The War of Jokes and Riddles: Volume 4, Issues … After my 1st Batman, I was struggling. Batman #25 paints an exciting picture of things to come for the Dark Knight’s second year in the Rebirth era. At one point we see a bunch of pictures of people who’ve died. Issue #1. I loved the latest issue, Batman #27, nearly as much as Batman #16 (where the Batburger and the scene with all the robins is featured). From the critically acclaimed, best-selling creative team of Tom King (GRAYSON, The Vision) and Mikel Janin (JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK), the epic graphic tale BATMAN: THE WAR OF JOKES AND RIDDLES has quickly embedded itself as one of the great stories in the Dark Knight’s mythology. Batman #29 - "The War of Jokes and Riddles, Part 4" Sep. 14th, 2017 05:18 pm. Volume 4. spoiler. "The War of Jokes and Riddles" is a wildly ambitious story, featuring an entire civil war between the various Batman rouges in a truly expansive conflict. I think this issue finally clariifed why I'm having such issues with King's run as it feels like he is just trying to force through one massive retcon or status quo shift after another without really building or setting them up for such roles. Batman (Volume 3) #28 is an issue of the series Batman with a cover date of October, 2017. This thread is archived. I haven't gotten around to reading it, but I want to see what people think of it before I do. We may have missed the last two issues due to Hurricane Maria, but I'm back for the “The War of Jokes and Riddles” finale and I'm pretty damn excited. Issues. The overarching plot was thin at best with many loopholes, inconsistencies and poorly executed plot devices. It was also a breath of fresh air after what's been going on in Batman so far. Batman Rebirth #25-32 War of Jokes and Riddles parts 1-8 (complete) VF (8.0) condition on average. December 2017. Synopsis for "The War of Jokes & Riddles, Part One" In a flashback to Batman's second year as the caped crusader, we see the Joker is holding auditions. Issue #1. It doesn’t feel like The War of Jokes & Riddles wants to reinvent the wheel -- both Eddie and The Joker feel and look familiar, if slightly tilted on their axis -- but it does feel suitably “reborn” into DC’s new status quo. But I’m not sure we needed two full issues dedicated to Kite Man. Batman (Volume 3) #32 is an issue of the series Batman (Volume 3) with a cover date of December, 2017. Batman Arkham Videos 4,063,717 views "The War of Jokes & Riddles, Conclusion":The synopsis for this issue has not yet been written. 4: The War of Jokes and Riddles: Volume 4, Issues … Or does it suffer a lot? Batman Vol. The War of Jokes & Riddles last edited by I have full faith that he will though. Collects issues #25-32. The writing was poor and lazy from start to finish and King was unable to grasp the elements of the characters which made them great to me. Top Rated Lists for Batman: The War of Jokes and Riddles. Batman #25 - The War of Jokes & Riddles Part One; Batman #26 - The War of Jokes & Riddles Part Two; Batman #27 - The War of Jokes & Riddles Interlude: The Ballad of Kite Man Part 1; The idea of doing a buffer, sexier Riddler — I like that. Like Bruce Wayne without a conscience. The reveal is a good one and makes sense. Batman: War of Jokes and Riddles storyline so far SPOILERS. This process takes no more than a few hours and we'll I think he’s a reflection of Batman and I think of him like a scary, evil Batman. Batman #26 - The War of Jokes & Riddles Part Two. It was published on August 2, 2017. From the critically acclaimed, best-selling creative team of Tom King (GRAYSON, The Vision) and Mikel Janin (JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK), the epic graphic tale BATMAN: THE WAR OF JOKES AND RIDDLES has quickly embedded itself as one of the great stories in the Dark Knight’s mythology. Review. But it depends on the next few issues to see if he can make this war feel more natural than it does currently. He seems to have lost the ability to laugh and now he is desperately trying to find a comedian who can. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Batman Vol. King's way of storytelling worked really well so far but it doesn't fit this arc (IMO). share. Author Tom King frames The War of Jokes and Riddles around Bruce Wayne’s present-day marriage proposal to Selina Kyle. Trade paperback collecting Batman #25-32. "The War of Jokes and Riddles" will be presented as a flashback story taking place after the events of Zero Year and roughly a year into Bruce Wayne's costumed career. From the critically acclaimed, best-selling creative team of Tom King (Grayson, The Vision) and Mikel Janin (Justice League Dark), the epic graphic tale Batman: The War Of Jokes And Riddles has quickly embedded itself as one of the great stories in the Dark Knight’s mythology. 4: The War of Jokes and Riddles is Volume 4 of Tom King's lofty and pretentious run. War is hell. 20th, 2017 01:32 am. The team of writer Tom King and artist Mikel Janin leave the readers hanging over the outcome of Bruce's surprising proposal to Selina as Bruce decides to first tell her a story about a choice he made, a while back, during a time when both Joker and Riddler forced Gotham's villains into an all-out war for the city. Published by DC Comics. Cover gallery. Seller: comic_marauder (834) 100%, Location: Kitchener, Ontario, Ships to: CA, US, Item: 174474548384 Batman Rebirth #25-32 War of Jokes and Riddles parts 1-8 (complete) VF. If you’re less than a Hannibal … Characters; Creators; Teams; Volumes; Issues; Publishers; Locations; Concepts; Things; Story Arcs 4: The War of Jokes and Riddles: Volume 4, Issues 25-32 - Ebook written by Tom King. We didn’t get a war as much as we got moments from a war. Quick synopsis: Bruce Wayne (Batman) narrates to Selena Kyle (Catwoman) an adventure from the end of his first year as Batman in which Joker and Riddler waged a war that cost countless lives. The War of Jokes and Riddles wound up being a mixed bag. It was published on October 4, 2017. Sort by. Batman (Volume 3) #28 is an issue of the series Batman with a cover date of October, 2017. Name: Batman: The War of Jokes and Riddles. The War of Jokes and Riddles has begun. Comic Vine users. Volume details. 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