Tag Archives: joker

When I Was A Kid My Batman Had A Sticker On His Chest…

Figure Toy Company appear to be aggressively bring us back the comic book toy heroes of the 70′s. If you grew up in the age of disco and loved comics, the odd were you had some Mego figures… I know …

Can’t Read Jim Lee’s Joker Face

Jim Lee is a keen poker player. He’s rather good. He beat me solidly and I’ve never forgotten it. Going up against him is a heady experience for anyone. But it would be even harder when he’s wearing this Joker …

The Joker’s Mask For Batman: Death Of The Family Box Set

We know that, as with the Batman: Court Of Owls and V For Vendetta mask/box set, DC Comics will be publishing a Batman: Death Of The Family collection with a Joker skin mask in September. The skin masks will also be …

New Batman Collection From Black Milk Clothing

Black Milk Clothing, an Australian fashion house has launched a Batman collection. The new line includes items with art from Neal Adams, Terry Dodson, Brian Bolland and Jock among others. The outfits are everything from leggins, to dresses to swimsuits to …

Are These Really The 5.2 Reasons Why Batman Still Thrills At 75?

Yesterday DC Comics put out a new list, 5.2 Reasons Batman Still Thrills At 75. I’m a bit tired of lists. I see them on the internet all the time. 17 reasons why you should feel old. 13 reasons we should …

Late Night Fun – Batman 1972 By Francesco Francavilla

Over on his blog Francesco Francavilla is having some fun. The cover artist for After Life With Archie, Fantomax and The Shadow is giving us a proposal for a concept all his own. He’s doing up Batman 1972 in classic exploitation style …

Bleeding Cosplay – Death Of The Family Joker To Game Of Thrones

Ian Mageto writes: Over the last two decades, the world of cosplay has exploded. Which was once the hobby of a few super fans has grown into a phenomenon that has spawned international competitions, internet celebrities, and national televisions shows. …

Jock And Max Landis Create A Superman/Joker Comic, With Cesar Romero, Jack Nicholson And Heath Ledger

Jock tweets; Sunday Joker page, written by @Uptomyknees — pic.twitter.com/15FBedldiT — jock (@jock4twenty) December 8, 2013   That would be Max Landis, writer of Chronicle, and recently turned comic book creator. Note how many different eras of The Joker are …

A Double Murder In Gotham’s Past And A Grundy In Arrow’s Future (UPDATE)

Bleeding Cool has been told by our lovely new Warners source (who has been so useful this morning)  that “the pilot script for GOTHAM has Detective Jim Gordon trying to solve a very famous double homicide.” Would it be that …

Is Obama A Comic Book Evil Genius?

It’s a question we asked as it related to comics, but now the political media is asking it as well but for a very different reason. Over on a liberal leaning website called The Rational Middle (there own tag line is: “liberal thinking for …

Iconic Film And TV Hot Wheels Vrooom Onto LBCC Promenade – A Photo Tour

One of our West Coast correspondents, Michele Brittany, writes and snaps these photos from Long Beach Comic Con: One of the benefits of the Long Beach Convention Center is its trademark promenade lining the length of the front entrance where …

Swipe File: The Joker’s Second Cousin Once Removed

Joker concept art by Carlos D’Anda. An original print being sold at New York Comic Con In Swipe File we present two or more images that resemble each other to some degree. They may be homages, parodies, ironic appropriations, coincidences …

College Student Arrested And Charged With Felonies For Wearing Joker Make-Up To Class

Triblive News is reporting that a 21-year old Carlow University student was arrested, spent 4 days in jail and charged with 8 counts (2 being felony charges) all stemming from his wearing the Heath Ledger style Joker make-up to class. Christian …

California Cosplay – 48 Photos Of The Costumes Of C4

I spent Saturday at the Central Coast Comic Con and had a lot of fun. Sat next to George Wassil who I’ll tell you more about and his book Oh Hell in another post. The show wasn’t large, but a …

Has Jack Called It Quits?

Hollywood is a bit a buzz about an exclusive report over on Radar.com claiming Jack Nicholson has retired from acting because of memory issues. The report credits the information to an unnamed insider that also says the 76 year-old doesn’t plan on …

Blame It On The Parents – Thirteen Thoughts About Thirteen Villains Month Comics, Darkseid, Desaad, Cyborg Superman, Bizarro, Joker, Creeper, Two-Face, Grodd, Count Vertigo, Deadshot, Poison Ivy, Relic And Ventriloquist

They fuck you up, your mum and dad. They may not mean to, but they do. They fill you with the faults they had And add some extra, just for you – Philip Larkin Today sees the first week of …

Speculator Corner: Joker’s Daughter Leads The Pack For DC 3D Cover Demand

An advance copy of Joker’s Daughter #1 has just sold in eBay for $31. While The Joker #1 itself has just sold for $22.50. They will go on sale in comic stores, heavily allocated, next month for $3.99. No other …

Killing The Weekend – Sunday Trending Topics

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before.  But there was the first thing, then the final script page, then Brian Bolland’s take. Would we get an explanation for why Batman is staring at his glove? Had he picked up a …