Batman The Killing Joke Deluxe - Alan Moore & Brian Bolland

Batman The Killing Joke Deluxe

By Alan Moore & Brian Bolland

  • Release Date: 2012-12-04
  • Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
Score: 4.5
4.5
From 987 Ratings

Description

One of the most famous Batman stories of all time is offered for the first time in hardcover in this special twentieth-anniversary edition. This is the unforgettable work that forever changed Batman's world, adding a new element of darkness with its unflinching portrayal of The Joker's twisted psyche. Writer Alan Moore, acclaimed author of WATCHMEN and V FOR VENDETTA, offers his take on the disturbing relationship between The Dark Knight and his greatest foe. The Clown Prince of Crime has never been more ruthless than in this brutal tale. This special new edition also includes a story written and exquisitely illustrated by Brian Bolland.

Reviews

  • Amazing

    4
    By e!~
    I like the unique concept of the Joker’s plot and the interesting question he poses. Other people have already said everything great about it, so I won’t waste words. just know that it’s good. The reason I took a star off is because I would like to see the emotional consequences for Barbara and Gordon more because that would either contribute to or refute the Joker’s point. Though Gordon is shown to still be sane, it must’ve still had some traumatizing effect on him, and also Barbara. Highlighting that a bit more would have driven the monstrosity of the Joker’s deed deeper.
  • Fantastic Batman Comic

    5
    By BomB_CHAUCA
    The best comic I’ve ever read, the ending was insane and interesting. Just love it!
  • Best. Comic. Ever.

    5
    By El Martillo
    I love the story. This is the single best comic ever published.
  • Not a rant

    5
    By O-Master5
    Or was a good book but it ends unexpectedly
  • Amazing

    5
    By nj1023
    Best comic I've ever read. Bar none.
  • Perfect…Instant Classic

    5
    By Dylan liriano
    Was a brilliant portrayal of the joker and has an infanantly wondrous ending which leaves you to your own judgement of batmans morals
  • The Joker is finally brought to the light

    5
    By Traw12345
    THIS IS A MUST READ!!! The joker is the main character here, and his origin is something that you wouldn't really think of with all the theories out right now..Its an amazing comic story with outstanding colors. You'll really enjoy the story but the flash backs are what's really important
  • Awesome

    5
    By CouchCutter
    This comic is awesome, but way way too short.
  • First graphic ever owned

    5
    By Moi423
    It was freaking awesome can't wait on the movie
  • The Best Joker Story And One of The Best Batman Stories

    5
    By JadenTheMusicGuy
    The Killing Joke is a masterpiece, To me it is the Definitive Joker Story. The Art Work is Amazing and The Writing really draws you in. It's Dark, Gritty, And Disturbing like The Joker Should be. It gives you a glimpse or an Idea of The Jokers Origin story, Who he is, We're he came from, And what caused him to turn into The Best (In My Opinion) Comic book Villain of all time. I give it 5 Stars.