Writer Andy Kubert and artist Amancay Nahuelpan story in Batman Secret Files #2, titled "The Joker in 'If the Suit Fits'," teases the Clown Prince of Crime finally managing to capture the Caped Crusader. However, once he has Batman, Joker struggles to work his way through the gadgets and fail-safes the Dark Knight has set up to protect his identity.
You can read the solicitation for the issue, which is a "City of Bane" tie-in, and see CBR's exclusive preview of "The Joker in 'If the Suit Fits'" below.
BATMAN SECRET FILES #2
- written by ANDY KUBERT, TIM SEELEY, STEVE ORLANDO, MAIRGHREAD SCOTT, COLLIN KELLY and JACKSON LANZING
- art by EDUARDO RISSO, GIUSEPPE CAMUNCOLI, CARLOS D’ANDA, AMANCAY NAHUELPAN and others
- cover by ANDY KUBERT
- “City of Bane” is upon us! Bane’s conquering Gotham City, but he’s not doing it alone. In this Secret Files issue, read about Bane and his cabal: The Joker, the Riddler, Hugo Strange and the Psycho-Pirate. Brutal stories of madness, murder and hatred done by some of comics’ greatest talents!
- ON SALE 07.10.19
- $4.99 US | 48 PAGES
- FC | RATED T
Created by Bill Finger, Bob Kane and Jerry Robinson, Joker first appeared in 1940's Batman #1. The immensely dangerous villain is one of the Dark Knight's most popular and well-known arch-nemeses, having appeared in many different movies, video games, TV shows and comics centered around the hero.
Colored by Trish Mulvihill and lettered by Steve Wands, Batman Secret Files #2 hits shelves July 31.