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The Countdown Is On: The DC UNIVERSE Digital Subscription Service Will Launch on Batman Day, September 15, 2018

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New original series "Titans" to debut on DC UNIVERSE on October 12,
2018;

Warner Bros. Television to host world premiere of
"Titans" on October 3, 2018, at New York Comic Con

John Barrowman, Samm Levine and Harley Quinn Smith introduced as
hosts and regular guests for "DC Daily" show

Fan sweepstakes to win the "Ultimate Batman Studio Tour" with a
chance to ride in the Batmobile also announced

The countdown to DC UNIVERSE is down to weeks. To celebrate Batman Day
on September 15, 2018, DC UNIVERSE will launch a first-of-its-kind
digital subscription service to fans across the U.S. In addition, the
debut date of the exclusive original series Titans was announced
as October 12, 2018, with episodes released weekly on DC UNIVERSE. The
first season of Titans will consist of 12 episodes. Warner Bros.
Television will host a world premiere screening of Titans on
October 3, 2018, in conjunction with New York Comic Con.

This news and more was revealed during the live stream event of DC
Daily
earlier today. The new daily news show, focused on all things
DC, will be available on the DC UNIVERSE service, with select segments
also available for viewing at no cost on additional online channels. In
the Kevin Smith-hosted live stream, he unveiled the inaugural slate of
talent and experts that will host, share news and provide commentary for
fans, including John Barrowman, Samm Levine and Harley Quinn Smith,
among others.

In celebration of the countdown to launch, DC UNIVERSE is offering The
Ultimate Batman Studio Tour Sweepstakes*. All fans who pre-order until
Wednesday, September 12 (5:59 a.m. PT), will be automatically entered
for a chance to win. DC UNIVERSE is giving one lucky member the chance
to win a one-of-a-kind experience for the Ultimate Batman Fan! The
winner gets to visit Warner Bros., take the WB Studio Tour Hollywood,
visit DC headquarters, ride in the Batmobile, walk away with an
unbelievable prize package and more. All fans who have already
pre-ordered are also automatically entered for a chance to win.

During the live stream, DC UNIVERSE features were also demonstrated
along with a broad array of exclusive content and merchandise that will
be coming to the digital subscription service when it launches on
September 15. DC Chief Creative Officer and Publisher Jim Lee walked
viewers through some of the most exciting fan-forward features of the DC
UNIVERSE service and shared his excitement for the launch.

A roundup of announcements made during the streaming event included:

WATCH:

  • The debut date of Titans was announced as October 12, with
    episodes released weekly. New talent shots and insight on the show's
    origins and storyline were also shared.
  • Show producers Greg Weisman and Brandon Vietti discussed the
    much-anticipated season 3 of Young Justice, the exclusive
    original Young Justice: Outsiders, and previewed a
    never-before-seen clip of the upcoming series.
  • DC UNIVERSE members can catch the first two seasons of Young
    Justice
    starting on launch day while they await the debut of Young
    Justice: Outsiders
    in 2019.

READ:

  • Many of the comics that will premiere with the digital subscription
    service were shared, including the first appearances of Batman,
    Superman
    and Wonder Woman. Additionally, many other fan
    favorites will be available, including Batman: Gothic, The
    Authority
    series, Green Arrow: Year One, Shazam, The
    New Teen Titans
    , Identity Crisis, The Batman Adventures,
    Jack Kirby's New Gods and many more DC classics.

EXPLORE:

  • DC Daily co-hosts were announced, including Tiffany Smith as
    the DC Daily news anchor. Additional talent introduced includes:
    • John Barrowman, known to DC fans from TV shows including Arrow,
      DC's Legends of Tomorrow and Doctor Who. He also
      wrote the Dark Archer comic book series.
    • Samm Levine, actor, host and comedian known for his first breakout
      role as a member of the "geek"half of the acclaimed, landmark
      series Freaks and Geeks (1999).
    • Harley Quinn Smith, actress, comic fan and daughter of Kevin
      Smith.

    • Sam Humphries, comic book writer and photographer who is
      currently authoring Harley Quinn.

    • Hector Navarro, self-described "cartoon nerd" and host on the Geek
      & Sundry
      Twitch channel as well as co-host of Cineverse
      on Hyper RPG.

    • Clarke Wolfe, popular correspondent for Nerdist, Collider,
      Syfy, has become one of the most prominent female voices
      within the nerd and geek culture space.

    • Brian Tong, known for his video segments covering geek culture,
      Brian will bring his fan-focused approach to DC Daily
      segments.

    • Markeia McCarty, actress, improviser, journalist and host
      of DC Movie News.

    • John Kourounis, Warner Bros. on-air personality and actor.

WIN:

  • Jim Lee created a drawing live on-set during the live stream and it
    was added to the prize package for the winner of the "The Ultimate
    Batman Studio Tour Sweepstakes." Fans who pre-order before 11:59 p.m.
    PT on Monday, September 10, 2018, will be entered for a chance to win.*
  • DC Daily revealed the winner of the Aquaman Premiere
    Sweepstakes held for pre-order members during Comic Con International,
    San Diego earlier this year.

SHOP:

  • Justice League animated exclusive action figures were unboxed
    and showcased along with exclusive tees and additional details about
    the Shop feature on DC UNIVERSE.

CONNECT:

  • Community features were highlighted and fan questions about the
    service were read and answered live by Kevin Smith and other talent.

DC UNIVERSE is a first-of-its-kind digital subscription service that
gives fans access to exclusive content and experiences not available
anywhere else. At $7.99 per month or $74.99 annually, membership
includes all-new original live-action and animated series, classic TV
series and films, a curated selection of digital comic books, breaking
news, 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.

*NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Void where prohibited. Open only to legal
residents of the 48 contiguous U.S. or DC who are 18 or older.
Sweepstakes ends 9/12/18 at 5:59:00 a.m. PT. Limit 1 entry per person.
For Official Rules, including odds and prize details, visit
BatmanStudioTourSweeps.com. Sponsor: DC UNIVERSE.

ABOUT DC UNIVERSE

DC UNIVERSE, launching in 2018, is a standalone digital experience
designed for the DC fan. Showcasing DC's iconic characters, DC UNIVERSE
offers new original live-action and animated series, legendary films and
series, and epic animated movies, as well as a fan community, a curated
selection of comic books, and exclusive merchandise. DC UNIVERSE is
operated by Warner Bros. Digital Networks in collaboration with DC
Entertainment and Warner Bros. Digital Labs. DC UNIVERSE offers access
to exclusive content and experiences not available anywhere else. To
learn more, visit www.dcuniverse.com.

ABOUT DC ENTERTAINMENT

DC Entertainment, home to iconic brands DC (Superman, Batman, Green
Lantern, Wonder Woman, the Flash), DC Vertigo (Sandman, Fables) and MAD,
is the creative division charged with strategically integrating across
Warner Bros. and WarnerMedia. DC Entertainment works in concert with
many key Warner Bros. divisions to unleash its stories and characters
across all media, including but not limited to film, television,
consumer products, home entertainment and interactive games. Publishing
thousands of comic books, graphic novels and magazines each year, DC
Entertainment is one of the largest English-language publishers of
comics in the world.

ABOUT WARNER BROS. DIGITAL NETWORKS

Warner Bros. Digital Networks (WBDN) creates, builds and operates
direct-to-consumer digital services, digital premium content and
experiences. The WBDN team is charged with bringing together a diverse
portfolio of iconic brands and innovative, exclusive premium content,
focused on serving digital-first audiences. Leveraging the studio's
iconic franchises and vast library, WBDN's portfolio includes DC
UNIVERSE, DramaFever, Boomerang, and Filmstruck in partnership with
Turner. WBDN also produces and distributes premium digital series
through Stage 13 and Machinima and in partnership with LeBron James'
Uninterrupted and Ellen DeGeneres' Ellen Digital Ventures. Warner Bros.
Digital Networks' premium programming and digital offerings put viewers
at the center of entertainment, sports, gaming and pop culture, reaching
audiences anywhere, across any platform.

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