why so graphically designed? 

The title treatment for JOKER was pretty cool, despite my lack of interest in the movie itself, so this look at how it was designed is a good reminder of the role typefaces and lettering play in all forms of marketing.

Source: How Joker’s gritty logo was created with wood type letterpress – The Verge

updated shield

I like it. More than anything it makes me wonder why more corporate logos aren’t being redesigned to incorporate the flat look of mobile icons on a phone screen, which would seem to be good for brand recognition.

Source: Pentagram rebrands Warner Bros studios shield logo and identity