The Joker is one of the most iconic villains in the Batman universe. His twisted sense of humor and his unpredictable nature make him a fan favorite. So, when the Joker made an unexpected return in Batman Beyond, fans were excited to see what chaos he would bring to the future Gotham City.
The Joker’s Demise
In Batman: The Killing Joke, a graphic novel by Alan Moore and Brian Bolland, the Joker meets his supposed end at the hands of Batman. However, his death was left open to interpretation as his body disappears from the scene of his supposed death.
The Return of The Joker
In the animated movie Batman Beyond: Return of The Joker, we find out that The Joker did not die in The Killing Joke. Instead, he was kidnapped by a group known as “The Society of Assassins” who brainwashed him and turned him into a cybernetic killing machine.
The Society of Assassins
The Society of Assassins is a group that has been around for centuries. They have been responsible for many assassinations throughout history and are feared by many. In Batman Beyond: Return of The Joker, they kidnap The Joker and use their advanced technology to turn him into a new and improved version of himself.
Tim Drake’s Role
Tim Drake, also known as Robin, is a key character in Batman Beyond: Return of The Joker. He is now an adult and has taken up the mantle as Batman’s successor. He plays a crucial role in uncovering what happened to The Joker all those years ago.
The Final Showdown
In the climax of Batman Beyond: Return of The Joker, we see Tim Drake facing off against The Joker one last time. This time, however, it’s not just any version of the Clown Prince of Crime; it’s a cybernetic version that is stronger and more dangerous than ever before.
Without giving too much away, the final showdown between Tim Drake and The Joker is intense. Fans were left on the edge of their seats wondering if Batman’s successor would be able to defeat The Joker once and for all.
The return of The Joker in Batman Beyond: Return of The Joker was a pleasant surprise for fans. It was interesting to see how the character had evolved over time and how he had become even more dangerous than before. Tim Drake’s role as the new Batman added another layer of excitement to the story, making it a must-watch for any Batman fan.