DC Universe goes live
September 14, 2018
By Nik Roseveare
The DC Universe SVoD service from DC Comics goes live this weekend. From September 15th, fans in the US can download the service on iOS, Android, Apple TV, Android TV and Roku, as well as the web and mobile web.
In celebration of the launch coinciding with ‘Batman Day’, the service will enable fans to access and interact with a wide variety of unique Batman movies, animated series, comics and giveaways throughout the rest of September.
The digital subscription service gives fans access to exclusive content and experiences. At $7.99 per month or $74.99 annually, membership includes exclusive original live-action and animated series, classic TV series and movies, a curated selection of digital comic books, breaking news including the all-new DC Daily show, an expansive DC-centric encyclopedia, and access to exclusive merchandise. Additional fan features include opportunities to connect with others in the DC community, earn premium rewards and participate in sweepstakes and contests. Both monthly and annual subscriptions include a seven-day free trial.
“This weekend as we celebrate one of our most iconic heroes, we launch a digital service that unites Super Heroes from every corner of the DC universe, from our most treasured films and comics to exclusive originals all-in-one place,” said Warner Bros Digital Networks President Craig Hunegs. “DC Universe stands out as a fan-first service in what is quickly becoming a crowded marketplace of consumer choices. The fan response has exceeded our wildest expectations and we’re excited to share this truly unique experience with everyone.”