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The Joker Seven is an imaginary character who uses fear, chaos and his theatrical outlandishness to his advantage. Although his true identity and causes of death remain a mystery, it was a clown-faced villain who was created. He’s been a popular comic book villain for many years. But who was this infamous clown? And what happened during his darkest days in comic book publishing?
Detective Comics #8 is the first time this Joker Seven character appeared in comic books. The Joker Seven first made his mark in this comic by being featured as one of the biggest threats in the entire storyline. This mysterious criminal was a constant threat to Batman’s vibrant Gotham City. His presence threatened the dark knight for many decades but Batman was able stop him.
The Joker Seven’s early history dates back to 1940. The Joker Seven, one of the most famous Batman villains, made his comic book debut in this issue. The Joker Seven modeled himself on Batman’s original “joker” personality. The Joker Seven was not like Batman and he didn’t wear masks. His face was always visible and he didn’t have any past or background.
The Joker Seven name was inspired from two characters from Batman’s world: The dark knight (pseudonym Batman) and Bat Signal. The joker mask was created to look like the bat symbol, which was a red-and-black patch located on Batman’s front windshield. In the early times, the red and black bat symbol was actually the symbol for the devil, hence the name of the Joker. In other versions of the dark knight’s history, however, the red and black bat symbol has been changed to simply being a red and black light symbol. In any case, the joker idea was carried over to the Batman comics where it became the most popular villain for years.
As stated earlier, the origins of the joker were based on fact that the Joker was actually a fictional character that Batman used to create his super villain identity. The Joker committed acts of grand theft to enable him to live an extravagant existence, much to the horror of the Wayne family. The family decided to take action and get rid of the Joker by placing him in prison so that he could do no wrong. Harvey dent was a victim of the Joker Seven, who killed him while they were planning this particular plot.
The death of Harvey Dent attracted the attention of the nation, as well as the world’s attention, and Batman was inspired to create the superhero known simply as the white knight. Batman’s personality changed from the dark, brooding villain that people hated to hate to become a warm, caring, heroic character that everyone could relate with. With his increased popularity, the Joker was given a role in the comics that changed his identity forever. The Joker Seven created a comic book that was essentially a sequel of the original origin story of the Joker: after the death of Batman, the Joker escaped from Gotham city and made his own circus of criminals known as the Joker Seven.
The Joker Seven’s new villains brought Batman and Gotham City into more conflict. Batman’s villains had more personality than in any other comic book. He encountered many new characters like the Riddler, Two Face, Catwoman, The Penguin, and much more all through his daily adventures. The style of Batman’s writing has changed over the years based on the various comic book writers. Some writers created a lighter-hearted Batman, while other authors wrote more serious and realistic stories.
His villains were not as fascinating in the early years Batman’s career. As Batman became more popular, the Batman comics began to feature more interesting villains, such as the Joker, and the Riddler. The Joker Seven, who were the predecessors of the Joker and the Riddler, also received a great deal of attention from Batman readers. The early six issues of the Batman comics that explored the early beginnings of the character showed much more personality traits and characteristics than any prior origin story had provided. As a result, the popularity of the Joker Seven as well as the early Batman comics have an effect on the sound editing and sound mixing of the actual comic book itself.