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How Do You Get the Joker in Lego Batman the Game?

Are you a fan of the Batman franchise and Lego games? If so, you may be wondering how to unlock the Joker character in Lego Batman the Game. In this tutorial, we will guide you through the process of obtaining the infamous clown prince of crime in the game.

Step 1: Complete Story Mode

To unlock the Joker in Lego Batman the Game, you must first complete Story Mode. This means playing through all of the levels in each chapter and defeating all of the bosses. Once you have completed Story Mode, you will unlock Free Play mode.

Step 2: Unlock Joker’s Helicopter

In Free Play mode, you can replay levels and explore Gotham City to collect studs, minikits, and characters. To unlock Joker as a playable character, you must first obtain his helicopter. You can find Joker’s helicopter by completing Level 3-2: “Power Crazed Penguin” in Free Play mode.

Step 2a: Selecting Characters

To complete Level 3-2 in Free Play mode, select any two characters with grapple hooks and one character with explosives. This will allow you to access all areas of the level and collect all of its items.

Step 2b: Finding Joker’s Helicopter

Once inside Level 3-2, head to the right side of the area where there is a small building with a silver gate blocking it. Use your explosives character to destroy the silver gate then enter the building to find Joker’s helicopter.

Step 3: Purchase Joker Character

After obtaining Joker’s helicopter, return to Batcave or Wayne Manor hub area and go to Character Customizer. Here you can purchase new characters using studs that are collected throughout gameplay. Scroll through until you find The Joker and purchase him using the studs you’ve earned.


Now that you know how to unlock the Joker in Lego Batman the Game, you can join him on his villainous adventures throughout Gotham City. Remember, completing Story Mode, finding Joker’s helicopter in Level 3-2, and purchasing him in Character Customizer are all required steps to obtain this iconic character. Happy gaming!