Harley Quinn, Vol. 5: The Jokers Last Laugh by Amanda ConnerMason Macabre is more than just Harley Quinns neighbor in her new Coney Island digs--he just might be the man of her dreams. But to save his life, shell have to face the clown of her nightmares!
With Harley and her gang of merry maidens battling to keep innocents out of the crossfire of her enemies latest vendetta, Masons been whisked away to the one place our hellacious heroine never wanted to set foot in again: Arkham Asylum. Inside its horrific halls, Masons at the tender mercies of none other than the Joker--and Harley and the Clown Prince of Crime have had the mother of all bad break-ups.
Will she and the madman who helped make her what she is kiss and make up long enough for her new beau to escape with his life? Or this time, will the joke be on Harley Quinn for good?
Its the reunion youve been waiting for! Courtesy of acclaimed creative team Amanda Conner and Jimmy Palmiotti, HARLEY QUINN VOL. 5: THE JOKERS LAST LAUGH proves that when it comes to true love, Harleys not joking around! Collects issue #22-25 of the ongoing series and the special issue, HARLEY QUINN: BE CAREFUL WHAT YOU WISH FOR.
The Relationship Between Harley Quinn and Joker: A Mad Love
Harleen Frances Quinzel , also known as Harley Quinn a pun on the word "harlequin" , first appeared in the Batman: The Animated Series episode " Joker's Favor ", where she served as a humorous female sidekick to the Joker. In her first appearances she was depicted as a character completely devoted to the Joker, totally oblivious to his psychotic nature and obvious lack of affection for her; this characterization has remained more or less consistent throughout her subsequent appearances. Told in the style and continuity of Batman: The Animated Series and written and drawn by Paul Dini and Bruce Timm two of the producers of the animated series and Harley's creators , the comic book reveals Harley's origins as an Arkham Asylum psychiatrist who falls in love with the Joker. The Mad Love story was originally thought too violent for the animated series, but was eventually used in the New Batman Adventures episode " Mad Love " in This made it the first "animation-style" comic book to be adapted for the series, a practice that would be continued for the episode " Holiday Knights ". Harleen Quinzel was a psychiatric intern at Arkham Asylum. A model student, in addition to receiving high grades in college, she was also a dedicated gymnast, winning a scholarship to Gotham City University.
Harley Quinn Dr. In her depictions she has been portrayed as a physician psychiatrist and as a psychologist. Quinn is also set to appear in her own upcoming animated series Harley Quinn in October as part of the DC Universe streaming service, voiced by Kaley Cuoco. Harley Quinn is a frequent accomplice and lover of the Joker , whom she met while working as an intern psychiatrist at Gotham City 's Arkham Asylum , where the Joker was a patient. The character has teamed up with fellow villains the Catwoman and Poison Ivy several times, the trio being known as the Gotham City Sirens.
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Joker seduces Harley Quinn
When one thinks of DC's most classic couples, it's hard not to have Harley Quinn and the Joker come to mind. After all, they are two of the franchise's most iconic supervillains, and concidentally also have what may be the most memorable romantic affair in the publication's comic book history. The dynamic the Joker and Harley share was never and should never be anything anyone should aspire to have; it's your cookie-cutter picture of an abusive, manipulative relationship. Since The Joker's obviously got more than a few screws loose, the physical and emotional scarring he puts Harley through is amped up to outrageously shocking — and sometimes, downright grotesque — levels, as outlined in this article. This causes Batman and Commissioner Gordon to turn to an incarcerated Harley Quinn, offering her a full pardon in exchange for helping them track down the weapon. Upon finding the bomb, they realize that Gotham's madman has a biplane ready to escape the city's demise.
Harleen Francis Quinzel , also known as Harley Quinn , first appeared in the Batman: The Animated Series episode "Jokers Favor" episode , original air date: September 11, where she served as a humorous female sidekick to the Joker. In her first appearances she was depicted as a character completely devoted to the Joker, totally oblivious to his psychotic nature and his obvious lack of affection for her - a characterization that has remained more or less consistent throughout her subsequent appearances. Her name is a play on the word 'harlequin'. Told in the style and continuity of Batman: The Animated Series and written and drawn by Paul Dini and Bruce Timm two of the producers of the animated series and Harley's creators the comic book revealed Harley's origins as an Arkham Asylum psychiatrist who fell in love with the Joker. The Mad Love story was originally thought too violent for the animated series, though it was eventually adapted in The New Batman Adventures series episode "Mad Love" in This made it the first "animated style" comic book which was adapted for the series the other being a holiday special adapted into the episode "Holiday Knights".