Joker's Asylum: Poison Ivy #1

Event\Storyline: Joker's Asylum Writer: J.T Krul Artist: Guillem March Publisher: DC Comics Release Date: July 16, 2008 Cover Price: $2.99 Critic Reviews: 3
4.7Critic Rating
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A tale of vengeance weaved by the Joker who relates Poison Ivy going after the real estate developers that were destroying the land when she first got her powers.

  • 7.0
    Comics Bulletin - Jason Newcomb Jul 18, 2008

    Despite it's weaknesses, this is a fun book! Emphasis on fun! It's nothing especially substantial but it's a nice light snack. So sit down in your most comfortable chair with your favorite beverage and sink your teeth into this fanciful Tale from the Crypt, uhm I mean Joker's Asylum. Read Full Review

  • 5.0
    IGN - Dan Phillips Jul 16, 2008

    In the end, this third one-shot in the Joker's Asylum mini is largely forgettable, and will likely dissapear into the vast pool of bargain Batman one-shots found in any convention long box. Read Full Review

  • 2.0
    Comic Book Bin - Koppy McFad Jul 19, 2008

    Strangely, this is suppose to be part of a series of stories narrated by the Joker about his fellow Bat-villains. But there doesn't seem to be anything linking this tale to the rest of the stories. It already fails to convey the horror of Poison Ivy's actions and does not make her a tragic figure. It just seems to be thrown together as a showcase of her beauty and her environmental agenda. Of course, this isn't the first time that writers have been overcome by the character's sex appeal that they failed to craft a good story about her. Apparently, her powers extend from beyond the printed page. Read Full Review

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