July 19, 2018
Warner Bros. Digital Labs’ pending over-the-top video service, DC Universe, July 19 disclosed its pricing, which is $74.99 annually pre-ordered or $7.99 monthly upon launch.
Warner will be selling memberships at the 2018 San Diego Comic-Con International, which runs through July 22.
In conjunction with the pricing announcement, Warner released a first-look at the SVOD service’s upcoming original series “Titans” with the trailer premiere.
The series will debut on the digital service in the fall of 2018. In addition, more DC library content has been confirmed for DC Universe, including “Batman Beyond” (1999), the animated “Justice League” series (2001-04) and “Batman: The Brave and the Bold” (2008-11).
DC Universe is also offering The Aquaman Premiere Sweepstakes. Fans who pre-order between Thursday, July 19 (9:30 a.m. PT) and Sunday, July 22 (5 p.m. PT) will be automatically entered for a chance to win two tickets to the U.S. premiere of the Warner Bros. Pictures film Aquaman in December.
Comic-Con attendees who visit the DC booth #1915 and pre-order, will receive an exclusive collectible T-shirt. Fans can also visit the DC UNIVERSE Experience at the Hilton San Diego Gaslamp Quarter to immerse themselves in content from the upcoming service and literally walk through the new originals, beloved classics and iconic comics.
Fans who pre-order a yearly membership before the service’s launch in fall 2018 will get an additional three months of DC Universe for free. Annual memberships will go live with product availability in the fall.
The SVOD service will be available in fall 2018 as a direct-to-consumer digital service, backed by Warner Bros. Digital Networks and built by Warner Bros. Digital Labs.
Subscribers have access to new original live-action and animated series, classic TV series and films, a curated selection of comic books, breaking news, an expansive encyclopedia, and access to exclusive merchandise, among other features.