Batman #4 - The War of Jokes and Riddles
(2017 [February 2018])

DC, 2017 Series
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Volume
4
Price
19.99 USD; 25.99 CAD
Pages
204
On-sale Date
2017-12-13
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [circle and serifs]
ISBN
978-1-4012-7361-3 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781401273613 51999
Editing
Mark Doyle (credited) (editor - original series); Jamie S. Rich (credited) (editor - original series); Rebecca Taylor (credited) (associate editor - original series); Molly Mahan (credited) (associate editor - original series); Maggie Howell (credited) (assistant editor - original series); Jeb Woodard (credited) (group editor - collected editions); Robin Wildman (credited) (editor - collected edition)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mikel Janín (credited, signed)
Inks
Mikel Janín (credited, signed)
Colors
Mikel Janín (credited, signed)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Joker
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[Title Page and Credits] (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 4 pages (report information)

Pencils
Mikel Janín
Inks
Mikel Janín
Colors
Mikel Janín
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mikel Janín (credited)
Inks
Mikel Janín (credited)
Colors
Mikel Janín (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mikel Janín (credited)
Inks
Mikel Janín (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]

War of Jokes & Riddles Part One (Table of Contents: 4)

Batman / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script
Tom King (credited)
Pencils
Mikel Janín (credited)
Inks
Mikel Janín (credited)
Colors
June Chung (credited)
Letters
Clayton Cowles (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Clayface [Basil Karlo] (cameo); Deathstroke [Slade Wilson] (cameo); The Firefly (cameo); James Gordon; Joker; Selina Kyle; The Mad Hatter [Jervis Tetch] (cameo); Man-Bat [Kirk Langstrom] (cameo); Mister Freeze (cameo); Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot] (cameo); Poison Ivy [Pamela Isley] (cameo); Riddler [Edward Nigma]; Scarecrow [Jonathan Crane] (cameo); Solomon Grundy [Cyrus Gold] (cameo); Two-Face [Harvey Dent] (cameo); The Ventriloquist [Arnold Wesker] (cameo); Chris Feder
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mikel Janín (credited)
Inks
Mikel Janín (credited)
Colors
Mikel Janín (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Joker
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mikel Janín (credited)
Inks
Mikel Janín (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Joker

The War of Jokes & Riddles. Part Two. (Table of Contents: 7)

Batman / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Tom King (credited)
Pencils
Mikel Janín (credited)
Inks
Mikel Janín (credited)
Colors
June Chung (credited)
Letters
Clayton Cowles (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Carmine Falcone; James Gordon; Joker; Poison Ivy [Pamela Isley]; Riddler [Edward Nigma]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mikel Janín (credited)
Inks
Mikel Janín (credited)
Colors
Mikel Janín (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Riddler [Edward Nigma]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mikel Janín (credited)
Inks
Mikel Janín (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Riddler [Edward Nigma]

The War of Jokes & Riddles Interlude. The Ballad of Kite Man Part 1. (Table of Contents: 10)

Batman / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Tom King (credited)
Pencils
Clay Mann (credited)
Inks
Danny Miki (credited); John Livesay (credited); Clay Mann (credited)
Colors
Gabe Eltaeb (credited)
Letters
Clayton Cowles (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Clayface [Basil Karlo]; Deadshot [Floyd Lawton]; James Gordon; Joker; Kite Man [Charles Brown]; Riddler [Edward Nigma]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mikel Janín (credited)
Inks
Mikel Janín (credited)
Colors
Mikel Janín (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Joker; Riddler [Edward Nigma]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mikel Janín (credited)
Inks
Mikel Janín (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Joker; Riddler [Edward Nigma]

The War of Jokes & Riddles Part 3 (Table of Contents: 13)

Batman / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Tom King (credited)
Pencils
Mikel Janín (credited)
Inks
Mikel Janín (credited)
Colors
June Chung (credited)
Letters
Clayton Cowles (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Deadshot [Floyd Lawton]; Deathstroke [Slade Wilson]; James Gordon; Joker; Kite Man [Charles Brown]; Riddler [Edward Nigma]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mikel Janín (credited)
Inks
Mikel Janín (credited)
Colors
Mikel Janín (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Clayface [Basil Karlo]; Deadshot [Floyd Lawton]; Killer Croc [Waylon Jones]; The Mad Hatter [Jervis Tetch]; Mister Freeze; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]; Poison Ivy [Pamela Isley]; Solomon Grundy [Cyrus Gold]; Two-Face [Harvey Dent]; The Ventriloquist [Arnold Wesker]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mikel Janín (credited)
Inks
Mikel Janín (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Clayface [Basil Karlo]; Deadshot [Floyd Lawton]; Killer Croc [Waylon Jones]; The Mad Hatter [Jervis Tetch]; Mister Freeze; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]; Poison Ivy [Pamela Isley]; Solomon Grundy [Cyrus Gold]; Two-Face [Harvey Dent]; The Ventriloquist [Arnold Wesker]

The War of Jokes & Riddles Part 4 (Table of Contents: 16)

Batman / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Tom King (credited)
Pencils
Mikel Janín (credited)
Inks
Mikel Janín (credited); Hugo Petrus (credited)
Colors
June Chung (credited)
Letters
Clayton Cowles (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Joker; Killer Croc [Waylon Jones]; Mister Freeze; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]; Alfred Pennyworth; Poison Ivy [Pamela Isley]; Riddler [Edward Nigma]; Two-Face [Harvey Dent]; The Ventriloquist [Arnold Wesker]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mikel Janín (credited)
Inks
Mikel Janín (credited)
Colors
Mikel Janín (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Clayface [Basil Karlo]; Deathstroke [Slade Wilson]; The Firefly; Killer Croc [Waylon Jones]; Poison Ivy [Pamela Isley]; Riddler [Edward Nigma]; Scarecrow [Jonathan Crane]; Two-Face [Harvey Dent]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mikel Janín (credited)
Inks
Mikel Janín (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Clayface [Basil Karlo]; Deathstroke [Slade Wilson]; The Firefly; Killer Croc [Waylon Jones]; Poison Ivy [Pamela Isley]; Riddler [Edward Nigma]; Scarecrow [Jonathan Crane]; Two-Face [Harvey Dent]

The War of Jokes & Riddles Interlude. The Ballad of Kite Man Part 2 (Table of Contents: 19)

Batman / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Tom King (credited)
Pencils
Clay Mann (credited)
Inks
Seth Mann (credited)
Colors
Jordie Bellaire (credited)
Letters
Clayton Cowles (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Cluemaster [Arthur Brown]; Joker; Kite Man [Charles Brown]; The Mad Hatter [Jervis Tetch]; Man-Bat [Kirk Langstrom]; Mister Freeze; Riddler [Edward Nigma]; Two-Face [Harvey Dent]; The Ventriloquist [Arnold Wesker]; Tweedle Dum; Tweedle Dee
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mikel Janín (credited)
Inks
Mikel Janín (credited)
Colors
Mikel Janín (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Cluemaster [Arthur Brown]; Deadshot [Floyd Lawton]; Joker; The Mad Hatter [Jervis Tetch]; Man-Bat [Kirk Langstrom]; Mister Freeze; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]; Solomon Grundy [Cyrus Gold]; The Ventriloquist [Arnold Wesker]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mikel Janín (credited)
Inks
Mikel Janín (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Cluemaster [Arthur Brown]; Deadshot [Floyd Lawton]; Joker; The Mad Hatter [Jervis Tetch]; Man-Bat [Kirk Langstrom]; Mister Freeze; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]; Solomon Grundy [Cyrus Gold]; The Ventriloquist [Arnold Wesker]

The War of Jokes & Riddles Part 5 (Table of Contents: 22)

Batman / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Tom King (credited)
Pencils
Mikel Janín (credited)
Inks
Mikel Janín (credited)
Colors
June Chung (credited)
Letters
Clayton Cowles (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; The Firefly; Joker; Killer Croc [Waylon Jones]; Kite Man [Charles Brown]; Poison Ivy [Pamela Isley]; Riddler [Edward Nigma]; Two-Face [Harvey Dent]; Mister Zsasz
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mikel Janín (credited)
Inks
Mikel Janín (credited)
Colors
Mikel Janín (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Joker; Riddler [Edward Nigma]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mikel Janín (credited)
Inks
Mikel Janín (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Joker; Riddler [Edward Nigma]

The War of Jokes & Riddles Conclusion (Table of Contents: 25)

Batman / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Tom King (credited)
Pencils
Mikel Janín (credited)
Inks
Mikel Janín (credited)
Colors
June Chung (credited)
Letters
Clayton Cowles (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Joker; Riddler [Edward Nigma]
Reprints

Batman #25 Variant Cover (Table of Contents: 26)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tim Sale (credited)
Inks
Tim Sale (credited)
Colors
Brennan Wagner (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Joker; Riddler [Edward Nigma]
Reprints

Batman #26 Variant Cover (Table of Contents: 27)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joshua Middleton (credited as Josh Middleton)
Inks
Joshua Middleton (credited as Josh Middleton)
Colors
Joshua Middleton (credited as Josh Middleton)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Poison Ivy [Pamela Isley]
Reprints

Batman #27 Variant Cover (Table of Contents: 28)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tony S. Daniel (credited)
Inks
Sandu Florea (credited)
Colors
Tomeu Morey (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

Batman #28 Variant Cover (Table of Contents: 29)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Neal Adams (credited)
Inks
Neal Adams (credited)
Colors
Hi-Fi (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

Batman #29 Variant Cover (Table of Contents: 30)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tim Sale (credited)
Inks
Tim Sale (credited)
Colors
Brennan Wagner (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

Batman #30 Variant Cover (Table of Contents: 31)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tim Sale (credited)
Inks
Tim Sale (credited)
Colors
Brennan Wagner (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Joker; Kite Man [Charles Brown]
Reprints

Batman #31 Variant Cover (Table of Contents: 32)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tim Sale (credited)
Inks
Tim Sale (credited)
Colors
Brennan Wagner (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Joker
Reprints

Batman #32 Variant Cover (Table of Contents: 33)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Olivier Coipel (credited)
Inks
Olivier Coipel (credited)
Colors
Dave Stewart (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
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Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  2. 1. [Title Page and Credits]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  5. 4. War of Jokes & Riddles Part One
    Batman
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  8. 7. The War of Jokes & Riddles. Part Two.
    Batman
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  11. 10. The War of Jokes & Riddles Interlude. The Ballad of Kite Man Part 1.
    Batman
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  14. 13. The War of Jokes & Riddles Part 3
    Batman
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  17. 16. The War of Jokes & Riddles Part 4
    Batman
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  20. 19. The War of Jokes & Riddles Interlude. The Ballad of Kite Man Part 2
    Batman
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  23. 22. The War of Jokes & Riddles Part 5
    Batman
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  26. 25. The War of Jokes & Riddles Conclusion
    Batman
  27. 26. Batman #25 Variant Cover
    Batman
  28. 27. Batman #26 Variant Cover
    Batman
  29. 28. Batman #27 Variant Cover
    Batman
  30. 29. Batman #28 Variant Cover
    Batman
  31. 30. Batman #29 Variant Cover
    Batman
  32. 31. Batman #30 Variant Cover
    Batman
  33. 32. Batman #31 Variant Cover
    Batman
  34. 33. Batman #32 Variant Cover
    Batman
This issue was modified by
  • Lionel English
  • Juan Gonzalez
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Jim Van Dore