10 Best Joker Hand Tattoo Ideas You Have To See To Believe!

by Mark
Joker Hand Tattoos

Looking for a tattoo that will hide your insecurities and reveal your maniac side? Then here are some amazing Joker Hand tattoos for you to check out!

Joker Hand Tattoo
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The Joker hand tattoo became popular after the release of the movie ‘Suicide Squad’ in 2016 as a part of the DC Entertainment Universe.

The movie ‘Suicide Squad’ dealt with a group of famous DC villains who were brought together by agent Amanda Waller to deal with the Enchantress. One of the main attractions of the movie was the DC supervillain Joker who was played by actor Jared Leto.

The character of the villain Joker has always fascinated comic book readers and movie audiences. After Jack Nicholson’s fun portrayal, people were astounded by the dark performance by Heath Ledger. In fact, Heath Ledger also won an Oscar for his portrayal. Therefore, a lot of people were excited to see how talented, award-winning actor Jared Leto would approach and play the role. While the reactions to his portrayal were mixed, the new look of the Joker stood out for everyone. Jared Leto’s Joker had a lot of tattoos, each of which signified something deep and personal about his life. Among all those tattoos, his Joker hand tattoo stood out the most and inspired a lot of people.

Dark And Gritty Joker Hand Tattoo Designs

Dark And Gritty Joker Hand Tattoo Designs
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In the movie ‘Suicide Squad’, Jared Leto’s Joker has three smile tattoos. The biggest smile tattoo is on his stomach and the other two smaller ones are on his right forearm and on his left hand near his fingers. In one scene, he uses the left-hand tattoo to hide his face when he smiles. A lot of fans think that he uses that tattoo to hide his insecurity because he lost all his teeth due to Batman beating him up badly. Therefore, you can also get such a Joker grin tattoo on your left hand to pose as Joker does in the movie.

Awesome Joker Hand Tattoos With The Words ‘Ha Ha Ha’

Awesome Joker Hand Tattoos With The Words 'Ha Ha Ha'
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If you are a true Joker fan, you will know how his sinister laugh can terrorise the citizens of Gotham city. If you want to pay homage to the iconic character, you can get the tattoo with Joker’s face and add the words ‘Ha Ha Ha’ to them to represent his laugh. Even in the movie ‘Suicide Squad’, one of Jared Leto’s Joker tattoos included these words on his chest.

Stunning Joker Tattoo Designs For Your Hand

Stunning Joker Tattoo Designs For Your Hand
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If you do not want a simple Joker tattoo, you can also ask your tattoo artist to create a complex Joker tattoo with bold colours on your hand. As seen in this picture, the wearer has used Heath Ledger’s face for their Joker tattoo and it looks amazing.

If you are on the search for a few ideas about how to enhance your Joker tattoo, look at these awesome finger tattoo designs!

Amazing Joker Tattoo Idea With Joaquin Phoenix

Amazing Joker Tattoo Idea With Joaquin Phoenix
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Joaquin Phoenix’s portrayal of the Joker was universally applauded because he managed to bring out the darker side of the character. It also showed his evolution before he turned into a supervillain who would become the chief enemy of Batman. If you want to pay a tribute to this villain, you can ask your tattoo artist to make a graphic tattoo for Phoenix’s Joker as well.

Fun And Crazy Joker Tattoo Designs For Your Hand

Fun And Crazy Joker Tattoo Designs For Your Hand
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A lot of people often cosplay as the Joker for Comic Con or even for Halloween. They may dress up in the classic clown costume for Halloween or get a Joker temporary tattoo just for Halloween. For Halloween, you can get a Joker smile hand tattoo which is vividly colourful with bright yellow and green colours.

As seen in the picture, the tattoo artist has drawn a Jared Leto Joker hand tattoo with a lot of colours making it more striking and eye-catching. You can also ask your girlfriend to dress up as Harley Quinn as both of you can then together be creative with your costumes.

Joker Tattoo Designs Inspired By The Movie ‘Suicide Squad’

Joker Tattoo Designs Inspired By The Movie 'Suicide Squad'
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The entire world was looking forward to the movie ‘Suicide Squad’ because of the unique idea of turning villains into heroes. Many of Batman’s villains including the Joker, Harley Quinn and Deadshot were also in the movie. However, fans did not like the style in which the Joker was portrayed as they felt it was a caricature and not a true portrait of his grey personality.

However, if you liked how Leto portrayed Joker, you can take inspiration from the film for a Joker hand tattoo idea. If you draw a mouth on the hand as Joker did in the movie on his chest and hand, your tattoo will definitely stand out in a crowd.

Monochromatic Joker Tattoo Designs

Monochromatic Joker Tattoo Designs
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The character of Joker is undoubtedly dark. If you want your Joker tattoos to reflect that darkness as well, you can ask your tattoo artist to draw a monochromatic black-coloured Joker tattoo on hand. As seen in the picture, the Joker hand tattoo looks very real and evil.

If you are looking for simple Joker tattoos, you can also get the iconic Joker card tattoo made with black ink. You can also get an entire Joker tattoo sleeve on your arm.

Ideas For Jared Leto Joker Tattoo

Ideas For Jared Leto Joker Tattoo
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Jared Leto’s Joker tattoos were aroused a lot of curiosity among fans in the movie. Jared Leto’s Joker tattoos included different phrases, words and symbols such as a dead Robin bird to signify the death of Robin, a close aide of Batman.

If you are a fan of Leto’s portrayal, you can get the Joker smile tattoo on hand if you are looking for hand tattoos for men. You can also get your Joker tattoo hand based on the popular animated movie ‘The Killing Joke’ which includes many of our beloved characters including Batman.

If you want to see some awesome tattoo ideas from another popular comic book franchise, check out these amazing Marvel tattoo ideas.

Awesome Joker Hand Tattoos With Skull Motif

Awesome Joker Hand Tattoos With Skull Motif
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If you want to modify your Joker tattoo on the hand, you can also add your own specific touches and unique interpretation to the tattoo. As seen here, the wearer has turned the smile tattoo into a skull smiling with black ink. This has made the skeleton hand tattoo illusion look even more sinister and edgy.

Realistic Joker Smile Tattoo Designs For Fans

Realistic Joker Smile Tattoo Designs For Fans
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The Joker’s smile has become an iconic image in popular culture. Whether it was Heath Ledger’s stitched smile or Joaquin Phoenix’s smile with makeup, the Joker smile tattoo has always been popular for those who want Joker tattoos. If you want such a tattoo, you can also slightly modify the tattoo and get the Joker smile tattoo on your hand as Jared Leto did in ‘Suicide Squad’.

The character arc of Joker has made him as popular as his archenemy Batman. The stories of the two trying to defeat each other has fascinated people over time. However, if you think the Joker has more depth than the Batman and that his actions made sense to some extent, you can definitely get a Joker tattoo. Consequently, if you are looking for unconventional and unique Joker tattoo designs, go ahead and get a Joker hand tattoo!

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