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Cover to The Joker #1

The Joker is published by DC Comics. Current price per issue is $5.99.

Publication Dates

Last Issue

The Joker #7: 14 Sep 2021

Current Issue

The Joker #8: 12 Oct 2021

Next Issue

The Joker #9: 09 Nov 2021




Main Characters

  • The Joker
  • Bluebird
  • Punchline



  • James Gordon - Former police chief of Gotham City, now on a world-wide manhunt to track down the notorious Clown Prince of Crime: The Joker.
  • Batman

Minor Characters

Other Characters/Places/Things

Recent Storylines

The Joker #8

This is the current issue, and therefore no story information will be posted about this issue. Please check your local comic shop for copies of this issue.

The Joker #7

The Joker #6

The Joker #5

The Joker #4

The Joker #3

The Joker #2

The Joker #1

The Joker 80th Anniversary 100-Page Super Spectacular

The Joker: Year of the Villain #1

Past Storylines



  • The Joker, vol. 1 - Collects vol. 2 #1-6. "The Joker gets targeted as the most wanted man in the world! But the Clown Prince of Crime is several steps ahead of law enforcement—and he’s on the run overseas. James Gordon, facing retirement, realizes this is the manhunt of his life and the last piece of a storied career…but what mysterious and deadly forces are also in pursuit of The Joker?" - WorldCat - ISBN 9781779512017 - (forthcoming, November 2021)

Trade Paperbacks

Omnibus Hardcovers


Leftover Useful Information

Creative Team

Volume 2

Writers: James Tynion IV & San Johns. Artists: Guillem March & Mirka Andolfo.

Publishing History

  • Volume 1: #1-9, 1975-1976 (#10 was completed but not published)
  • Volume 2: #1- , 2021-present

Future Publication Dates

Dates subject to change at the whims of the publisher or distributor. Please see the Diamond Shipping Lists for current information.

The Joker, vol. 1 TP: 02 Nov 2021
The Joker #9: 09 Nov 2021
The Joker 2021 Annual: 30 Nov 2021
The Joker #10: 14 Dec 2021
The Joker #11: 11 Jan 2022

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