The DC Universe Explodes at San Diego Comic-Con

DC will be taking over San Diego Comic-Con in just a few weeks! The biggest and greatest comic convention of the season will also host the most exclusive access to the DC Universe with one-of-a-kind giveaways and “first look” screenings!

The multiverse has never looked this good! This year San Diego Comic-Con International, every fanboy and girl’s most anticipated event of the season will reveal everything there is to know, to be in the know about all your favorite books, movies and primetime series. Not to be eclipsed, DC Universe and Warner Bros (along with DC Entertainment) is promising to give fans every reason to hold onto their prized subscriptions to the DC subscription, as well as new ones to expand on the fandom.

The DC Universe is still the only place where fans can check out Original Series content including the continuing new adventures of the animated favorite Young Justice: Outsiders and the latest live-action series starring Swamp Thing. At this year’s San Diego Comic-Con the DCU will reveal more about its upcoming new seasons of Titans, Doom Patrol and thrill audiences to a “Sneak Peek” of its adult-oriented animated series Harley Quinn in an unprecedented two-hour DC Universe event Saturday night, July 20 from 7-9pm in the Indigo Ballroom located inside the Hilton Bayfront.

Are you a fan of the DC Universe news program DC Daily? The entire team of on-air correspondent will host a special panel on Friday, July 19 from 10-11am in Room 9. This is your chance to get in on some very important breaking news as well as your chance for unique giveaways for SDCC attendees only! “We are excited to showcase our original shows,” said Sam Ades Senior Vice President of DC Universe, “and share more news of what’s to come in year two for DC Universe.” The subscription has provided its audience membership benefits designed for the DC Comics fan.

Want know where to find all your DC Universe favorites at SDCC? Here’s a map to the main exhibition hall.

In its inaugural year, DC Universe subscription has endeavored to provide a unique experience with a curated library of DC comics from its extensive history of publication, access to classic series and animated favorites in high-definition. The service has also recently upgraded many of its Original Series to 4K Ultra HD, including films available in its catalog, many released for the first time in the new format. Current subscribers can also take advantage of some members-only experiences at SDCC:

  • An all-inclusive trip to San Diego awarded in a sweepstakes through the DC UNIVERSE service*
  • Passes to the exclusive screening of the premiere of DC Spotlight: Shazam, a behind-the-scenes documentary
  • VIP tickets to attend Batman’s induction into the Comic Con Museum Hall of Fame 
  • Access to sign-up for a members-only signing with Jim Lee, world-renowned comic book artist, writer, editor and Publisher of DC 
  • A chance to attend a private, DCU member brunch on a yacht in the San Diego Marina with surprise talent appearances and special giveaways

DC Universe, the first-of-its-kind subscription service, was first introduced at San Diego Comic-Con in 2018 and will be an exciting part of this year’s spectacle. Inciting a tradition of firsts that will undoubtable inspire fans and introduce itself to a new audience looking to enter the multiverse of entertainment DC has to offer!

Check out the website here for more perks and privilege to joining DC Universe today! Want to know about the Batman Experience at SDCC this year? Check out the story here!

JC Alvarez

JC Alvarez

A native New Yorker and avid comic book fan, JC Alvarez is a pop-culture enthusiast engaged in chronicling the diverse perspective of entertainment, genre fandom, and celebrity culture. Happily engaged in the ever-constant speed force!