In White Knight, upon regaining his "sanity", the Joker sets out to reverse the public perception of himself and Batman from hero and villain, seeking to conquer Gotham through politics. Does this book contain quality or formatting issues? Confessing to his crimes, Napier surrenders and is granted a nicer Arkham cell and a wedding to Quinzel; as he finishes his vows, Napier permanently reverts to the Joker. Napier, Batman and the GTO organize an assault on the Neo Joker's freeze ray, piloting a fleet of Batmobiles, taken from Wayne Manor. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Batman: White Knight has been received favorably by critics. And they hadn't even accepted the contract to kill him! Using Napier's remaining funds, Quinzel begins restoring Backport. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. There was a problem loading your book clubs. Full content visible, double tap to read brief content. Batman: White Knight is a comic book limited series created by Sean Murphy and the first installment of the Murphyverse. [4], Murphy's core premise for White Knight was to reverse the roles of Batman and the Joker by portraying the Joker as the hero and Batman as the villain. Bruce and Victor Fries develop a treatment for cryogenic illnesses. [5] DC Comics had no problems with the ideas that Murphy had for the series, such as changing the timeline in Batman's history. There's a problem loading this menu right now. One has decided to stop running. If he is George Willet, great. Reviewed in the United States on December 20, 2020. [13] It frequently appeared as one of the top 10 best-selling comics during its months of publication, according to ComicChron. Please try again. [1] White Knight was initially intended to be seven-issue story, but was extended to eight issues after the release of the first issue. Online shopping from a great selection at Goldbox Deals Store. Napier explains he already knew Batman's identity as all collateral taxes indirectly come from Wayne Enterprises. ... Dee S. Knight, Erotic Romance author. She lived for revenge—until a fire at an on-planet prison allowed a very special prisoner to escape. [5] This led him to turn the Joker into a politician, using the character's intelligence and charisma to win the people of Gotham over. White Heat: A SF Romance (The Heat Chronicles Book 3), Night Heat: A SF Romance (The Heat Chronicles Book 6), Still Heat: A SF Romance (The Heat Chronicles Book 7), Love Potion Publishing LLC (September 2, 2020). Overpowering the Neo Joker, the Joker releases Clayface and undoes the mind control. Batman asks Quinzel for help taking down Napier, convinced he is pulling a long con; Quinzel refuses, certain Napier is legitimate. After a long and dangerous pursuit, Batman corners the Joker in a pharmaceutical warehouse, beating him excessively as Nightwing, Batgirl, and the GCPD look on in horror. There are also tons of holiday sales now going on. Napier frees Batman, asking for help stopping the Neo Joker in exchange for a confession (provided Quinzel is not arrested). ... CLICK HERE FOR SUBTITLES FOR SEASON 3 (EPISODE 13 to 18 ) Labels: Arthdal Chronicles (Korean Series), KOREAN SERIES, vd. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. [7] The 1989 movie, along with Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight Trilogy, also inspired Murphy's design of the Batmobile in White Knight. The Mister Miracle team of writer Tom King and artist Mitch Gerads are joined by fan-favorite artist Evan “Doc” Shaner to bring you an epic tale in the tradition of Watchmen, The Dark Knight Returns and DC: The New Frontier—a story of blood, war and love that readers will be talking about for years to come. Romance Kindle eBooks @ Amazon.com. Warning he knows of the collateral fund, he offers to reallocate it to the GCPD as councilman, giving Gotham a culpable Batman equivalent known as the GTO - the Gotham Terrorism Oppression unit. During the assault, Napier attempts to focus on the Joker's memories and recalls that Todd is alive: the Joker drove Robin to hate Batman and reveal his identity. The Neo Joker uses a revealed superweapon to freeze Gotham harbor, demanding she be given the Joker. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. With a recording of the beating leaking and the preceding vehicular pursuit causing huge collateral damage, debate is sparked over whether Batman is doing more harm than good in Gotham. Do you believe that this item violates a copyright? The GTO bests the Neo Joker's forces and reverses the freeze ray, flooding the tunnels. [1] The series was announced on July 2017 and the first issue was released on October 4 that year. It's pop culture on steroids. Reviewed in the United States on October 4, 2020. Xenoblade Chronicles 2. Thrilling thrilling thrilling!! Saved by a second Harley, Napier learns she is the original but was replaced: with the Joker's obsession culminating in Jason Todd's torture, Quinzel left to try and help Batman save Todd, and was replaced when the Joker unwittingly adopted an obsessed hostage named Marian Drews. Raine lives on a planet colder than anyone could endure, and all to hide out from a man who'd killed six members of her mercenary team. Batman: White Knight is a comic book limited series created by Sean Murphy and the first installment of the Murphyverse.The series spans eight issues and was published monthly in 2017 and 2018 by DC Comics.In White Knight, upon regaining his "sanity", the Joker sets out to reverse the public perception of himself and Batman from hero and villain, seeking to conquer Gotham through politics The Joker boasts that medication would let him do more good than Batman, prompting Batman to force a bottle of pills down the Joker's throat. If Juan O'Savin > 1-0-7 > 1/7 > Q > is JFK, great. [3] A trade paperback collecting all eight issues was released on October 9, 2018. Injured when Napier's library crumbles, Bruce later collapses at Alfred's bedside; waking to find himself stabilized on Alfred's life-support, Bruce finds Alfred dead in the bedside chair. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, includes free international wireless delivery via, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Using the Mad Hatter's tools to control Clayface, Napier gives Gotham's Rogues Gallery drinks secretly laced with his dust to control them by proxy. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. Meeting with Gordon, Batman gives him the keys to the original Batmobiles for the GTO and confesses that Napier was right about him. Earlier, Bruce discovered Thomas Wayne funded Fries Sr. to create Freeze-Tech, circumventing U.S. laws by tunneling under Gotham's German embassy; Fries Sr. later cut ties with Thomas to build the superweapon against his wishes. I turned the page thinking there would be more but there wasn't. It is the first graphic novel published under the DC Black Label imprint. Raine had taken partial revenge by stealing Malachi's money and then leading him a merry chase across the universe so he spent a good part of the rest of his funds. Does this book contain inappropriate content? [14] A sequel series Batman: Curse of the White Knight was revealed, with the first issue released on July 24, 2019 under the Black Label imprint. This page was last edited on 13 November 2020, at 20:59 (UTC). Brief content visible, double tap to read full content. 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[citation needed], Sean Murphy planned to write a second and third volume after the release of the first volume. Explaining he only learned the truth from the Joker, Quinzel explains she did it to break their stalemate before they destroyed Gotham. Reviewed in the United States on October 4, 2020. Approaching a closing floodgate, Napier launches Quinzel through the gap in the Batcycle, causing him to crash. Making the villains rampage across the city, Napier uses the distraction to access restricted documents and discovers a tax fund for Batman's collateral damage. [1][10] Additionally, the series reworks Harley Quinn as two individuals: her initial jester design is the original Harleen Quinzel, whereas her Suicide Squad design is an equally obsessed doppelgänger named Marian Drews who took her place in her absence.[11]. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. 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If he is someone else, great. Our final digital store update column of the year sees a small number of releases, both brand new titles and platform debuts. The story follows Jack Napier,[10] a reformed Joker, who has been cured of his insanity and now views Batman as the greatest villain of Gotham City and the source of the city's endless crime cycle. Revealing that he has realized that he has been taking pleasure in harming criminals and that he has allowed himself to go too far in his war against crime, Batman unmasks himself in front of Gordon to earn back his trust. But it’s also enjoyable in it’s own right as a tribute to classic science fiction comics. When the survivor offers a startling revelation about Agent Hector Quimby, the team acts quickly on the intel (and a handful of colorful clues) to interrogate an inconvenient new suspect. Looking to watch The Christmas Chronicles? [12] Sales of the series were well above expectations, with #1 receiving a fourth printing, #2 receiving a third printing, and #3 and #4 each receiving a second printing. Making peace with Dick, Barbara and Gordon, Batman races through Gotham tunnels with Napier, who has reverted to the Joker. For details, please see the Terms & Conditions associated with these promotions. [6] However, the adult content like nudity and profanity that Murphy had intended to include were not permitted. With Batman protecting him from Clayface, the Joker and Quinzel pursue the Neo Joker in the Batmobile; Napier returns and professes his love for Quinzel. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. The Joker, now stable and using his real name, Jack Napier, wins a case against the GCPD for insufficient evidence and for non-intervention in his beating. Quinzel beats and apprehends the Neo Joker, and Batman saves Napier. An epilogue would have made this a 5 star book. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. Please try your request again later. Monolith Soft’s Xenoblade Chronicles 2 is widely considered one of the best JRPGs ever made. Meanwhile, Bruce discovers that many of his fellow billionaires have been profiting off of Batman by purchasing properties destroyed by Batman's battles and then flipping them after the city repairs them; Bruce is left shaken by this discovery. Verdict. The ultimate news source for music, celebrity, entertainment, movies, and current events on the web. The series spans eight issues and was published monthly in 2017 and 2018 by DC Comics. Chronicles of Elyria was an MMORPG where your character ages and dies, encouraging you to think beyond your character to their role in a larger story. Dick and Barbara discuss whether to intervene in Bruce's developing obsession in convicting Napier. In an attempt to move the villains to a less-populated area, Batman baits them into attacking Backport and Napier's library, thinking that they would not attack a property owned by the Joker; the villains proceed to damage Backport and raze the library. The Neo Joker attacks the GCPD, prompting Gordon to side with Napier and place an APB on Batman. When Batman intervenes in his protest, Napier goes willingly to the GCPD. 16. Freed, Napier visits Harley Quinn, who attacks him and insists he is not himself. Something went wrong. Bested by the GTO, which has recruited Duke, Nightwing and Batgirl turn modified civilian cars into their own makeshift Batmobiles. Barbara and Dick learn Bruce's violence stems from Alfred being near death, kept alive only by Freeze Tech. White Heat (The Heat Chronicles Book 3) - Kindle edition by Wyndfield, Leigh. Meta Knight (メタナイト, Meta Knight) is a playable character in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.He was officially confirmed on June 12th, 2018 during E3 2018, alongside Mewtwo and the rest of the returning roster. Napier develops a tolerance to his medication, making him periodically revert into the Joker. Please try again. It is a story of mythical heroes, their struggle, unity and love of people living in a virtual land called Arth. This series is well worth checking out if you’re a fan of Lemire’s Black Hammer series, as it adds an extra dimension to that story. Colonel Weird: Cosmagog #3 is a another fun chapter in Lemire’s offbeat story of the titular cosmic adventurer. 5.0 out of 5 stars White hot heat! Help others learn more about this product by uploading a video! Entry Submitted by Kat at 4:07 PM EST on December 12, 2020 These incredibly important bulletins just in on 12-12-20 from Juan O'Savin. Batman is arrested by Napier. Find out where The Christmas Chronicles is streaming, if The Christmas Chronicles is on Netflix, and get news and updates, on Decider. White knight, a knight in chess; White Knight Chronicles, a video game by Level-5 for the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4; Film and television. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. Please try again. On an ice planet in the middle of nowhere, two loners who never should have met find each other. [9], Batman: White Knight is set in a different continuity to the prime DC Universe/The New 52, though several common arcs are still present; most notably, Jason Todd is believed to be dead at the Joker's hands. Drews, now the Neo Joker, recovers Clayface's remains, taking the Rogues Gallery into her control. Batman: White Knight Presents Harley Quinn #3 – Harley and the GTO seize an opportunity to investigate the Starlet’s failed murder attempt. 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These promotions will be applied to this item: Some promotions may be combined; others are not eligible to be combined with other offers. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. [8] One of White Knight's subplots involves one of the story's antagonists using a freeze ray to encase a portion of Gotham City in ice, a reference to the 1997 film Batman & Robin. Arthdale Chronicles depicts the birth of civilization and nations in ancient times. Batman: White Knight is an eight-issue comic book limited series written and illustrated by Sean Murphy with color from Matt Hollingsworth and lettering by Todd Klein,[1][2] published by DC Comics. Confronting Quinzel, Batman reveals she manufactured the Joker's medication and orchestrated events so the chase would end in the factory and be recorded.