Punchline: Joker’s new Henchwoman to play a major role in Batman’s life.

Now that things are over between Joker and Harley Quinn, DC Comics has revealed that the crown prince of crime will have a new henchwoman. According to the publication, the brand-new DC villain named Punchline is set to play a major role in Batman’s life and in Batman #95’s “Joker War” storyline

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Punchline will make an appearance on February 19 in a one-panel cameo in Batman #89; art by Guillem March and Tomeu Morey. She will make her full debut as the Joker’s latest—and deadliest—henchwoman in Year of the Villain: Hell Arisen#3; art by Steve Epting & Javier Fernandez with color by Nick Filardi.

The new villain appearance has been teased by writer James Tynion IV in a few upcoming issues. You can take a look at Punchline character designs by Jorge Jiménez. The artwork will be available in Batman #90 on March 4. DC also provided a sneak peek at Stanley “Artgerm” Lau’s variant cover for Batman #94, on shelves May 6.

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