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Batman: Detective Comics (2016-) Vol. 5: The Joker War

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Published March 23rd 2021
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Shaun Stanley
Apr 12, 2021 rated it liked it
Detective Comics Vol 5. Joker War collect issues 1020-1027, Detective Comics Annual 3, and Batman: Pennyworth RIP.

The main series collects issues involving Two-Face and a story set during the Joker War. The Annual involves Batman teaming up with a former British secret agent who used to work alongside Fred. Pennyworth RIP is set after Alfred's funeral with the Batfamily gathering to reminesce and tell stories.

This collection is titled Joker War and only contains one actual story set during the
Adam Graham
Mar 29, 2021 rated it really liked it
This book collects a one-shot Pennyworth RIP which has some good stories in it, but has an unpleasant feel as at this wake for Alfred, everyone shows up pays tribute to Alfred, rips Bruce Wayne, and walks off. Batgirl comes off as increasingly catty in a way that really has harmed some of her more recent appearances.

The Detective Comics Annual #3 focusing on Pennyworth was actually good and did a good job balancing a decent story with sentiment as an agent from Alfred's past tries to deal with
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