DC Celebrates Batman Day Around the World
Celebrate the Dark Knight with Special Screenings, Free Comics, and More!
DC and HBO Max announce new voice expertise on the anticipated animated feature-length movie ‘Batman Azteca: Choque De Imperios’, a brand new ‘Batwheels’ particular, and ‘Batman: The Audio Adventures’ expands to new platforms!
Global celebrations for DC’s Batman will as soon as once more span the globe as followers have fun the World’s Greatest Detective, and the over 80 years of storytelling round the Dark Knight.
At collaborating comedian ebook retailers, followers can decide up free comedian books on Batman Day, September 17, with two particular titles out there: Batman: Hush #1 Batman Day Special, from the seminal work by artist Jim Lee and author Jeph Loeb, and for youthful followers and the younger at coronary heart, there’s Batman’s Mystery Casebook Batman Day Special Edition a preview of the upcoming DC Middle Grade title by author Sholly Fisch and artist Christopher Uminga.
DC can be releasing a particular version of 2002’s Batman #608, the first chapter of Jeph Loeb and Jim Lee’s 12-part thriller spanning Gotham City and the Dark Knight’s best foes, to get followers enthusiastic about the upcoming Batman: Hush twentieth Anniversary Edition hardcover, out there in October.
Fans wherever can tune in and see that Batman’s unbelievable Rogue’s Gallery have hacked Batman’s social channels–and are taking on the DC Shop! DC followers can comply with alongside on social as iconic Super-Villains share their ideas on the World’s Greatest Detective on @Batman on Twitter, and examine DC Shop for brand spanking new, Super-Villain themed merchandise.
Batman Day with HBO Max
HBO Max introduced the lead voice solid behind the upcoming animated feature-length movie, Batman Azteca: Choque De Imperios (“Aztec Batman: Clash of Empires”). The famend group of actors embrace Horacio García Rojas (Diablero) as Yohualli (Batman/Bruce Wayne), Omar Chaparro (No Manches Frida movies) as Yoka (The Joker) and Álvaro Morte as Hernán Cortés (Two-Face) bringing to life an unique story that includes the first Mexican model of the Dark Knight set in opposition to the backdrop of the fascinating historical past of Mexico and the thrilling tradition of Mesoamerica.
Produced by Warner Bros. Animation, Anima and Chatrone, Batman Azteca: Choque De Imperios is a Particular Crowd movie and primarily based on characters from DC. Juan Meza-León (Harley Quinn) serves as director, and José C. García de Letona, Aaron D. Berger, Carina Schulze and Fernando De Fuentes as producers of the movie. Sam Register and Tomás Yankelevich function Executive Producer.
Kids and households may have fun with Batwheels, DC’s first-ever Batman preschool sequence, which can zoom into Batman Day with a half-hour origin particular premiering solely first on Cartoonito on HBO Max in the US and LATAM. “Secret Origin of the Batwheels” will inform the backstory of how a gaggle of younger sentient super-powered autos‑ Bam (the Batmobile), Bibi (the Batgirl Cycle), Redbird (Robin’s Sports Car), Batwing (the Batwing Jet Plane), and Buff (the Bat Truck)—fashioned their tremendous heroic workforce. Catch this Bat-tastic particular earlier than the sequence formally launches later this fall on Cartoonito on Cartoon Network and Cartoonito on HBO Max. A brand new clip from the particular was revealed as we speak.
Batwheels’ all-star voice solid consists of Ethan Hawke (as Batman), Jacob Bertand (as Bam the Batmobile), Gina Rodriguez (as Catwoman) and Xolo Maridueña (as Snowy the Snowcrawler), amongst others. Sam Register (Looney Tunes Cartoons) serves as govt producer. Michael G. Stern (Doc McStuffins) serves as co-executive producer, Simon J. Smith (Penguins of Madagascar) is supervising producer and Steven Fink of Bang Zoom Ltd. is producer. Based on characters from DC, Batwheels is produced by Warner Bros. Animation. Animation providers supplied by Superprod Studio.
And starting as we speak, season one in every of “Batman: The Audio Adventures” – HBO Max’s first scripted unique podcast – will now be out there on all podcast platforms. Previously out there solely on HBO Max, “Batman: The Audio Adventures” is written and directed by Emmy® Award-winner Dennis McNicholas (Saturday Night Live) and encompasses a star-studded solid with Jeffrey Wright, Seth Meyers, Chris Parnell, Rosario Dawson, Bobby Moynihan, John Leguizamo, and extra lending their voices to bringing the thrilling, fantastical, and generally comical tales of Gotham City to life. Fans and new listeners alike can atone for the Caped Crusader’s adventures earlier than Season Two premieres later this fall. Fans may decide up the tie-in comedian ebook sequence, Batman: The Audio Adventures, written by sequence author Dennis McNicholas, with Issue #1 on sale September twenty seventh.
Batman Day in Games
MultiVersus, the free-to-play platform fighter videogame, will have fun Batman Day with an in-game occasion granting a Batman profile icon to gamers who full 20 matches as the Caped Crusader from September sixteenth to nineteenth. Batman may even be featured as a part of the recreation’s preview character rotation these three days.
Injustice 2 Mobile will have fun Batman Day from September thirteenth to nineteenth with free every day in-game presents and a Batman Day emblem profile image for gamers. Beginning on September sixteenth, gamers may take pleasure in a particular Classic Batman Arena Invasion occasion and numerous in-game gross sales.
Celebrate Batman Day with Digital Collectibles
Warner Bros. Consumer Products and Cartamundi, the worldwide chief in enjoying playing cards, shall be becoming a member of the celebration of Batman Day by their subsequent digital drop of DC Hybrid NFT Trading Cards on Monday, September 19, which options the Justice League. Fans atop the leaderboard can have the probability to gather a particular Mythic reward card that showcases Batman throwing one in every of his iconic Batarangs in the midst of a heated battle. Using the Hro® app, a platform that mixes the bodily and digital worlds, followers can purchase, promote, and commerce their strategy to full collections of hybrid NFT buying and selling playing cards that includes their favourite DC Super Heroes and Super-Villains. For extra details about the upcoming Justice League drop, please go to https://hro.gg or comply with @Hro on Twitter.
For DC Bat Cowl NFT holders, there shall be a particular occasion on Batman Day by way of the Bat Cowl NFT Holder-Only Discord Channel as a part of the multiyear fan expertise that lets customers dive into the world of Gotham City. Revealed at the occasion shall be the first subject cowl artwork of Batman: The Legacy Cowl, a brand new DC Comic developed with the votes of Bat Cowl holders. Additionally on Batman Day, Part One of a video tour sequence will debut as an unique to Bat Cowl holders, going behind the scenes with the Warner Bros. Archives and diving into the historical past of Batman’s Cowls, Batsuits, and Batmobiles. If you wish to study extra about the DC Bat Cowl NFT program or to buy a Bat Cowl in the market, please go to nft.dcuniverse.com or comply with @batcowls on Twitter.
Batman Day Around the World!
Batman Day in the U.S. and North America
Fans may Celebrate Batman Day on the huge display, solely at Cinemark. The exhibitor can have unique showings of the following movies at choose areas as a part of this big day:
- Batman: Mask of the Phantasm (1993) at 2:15pm native time
- Batman (1989) at 4:30pm native time
- Batman Returns (1992) thirtieth Anniversary at 7:25pm native time
For extra info and to buy tickets, go to cinemark.com/batmanday or the Cinemark app.
Fans may tune right into a Batman Day marathon from the consolation of their very own houses, with a Batman Day marathon beginning 9/17 at 9/8c on TNT, or on TNTdrama.com/TNT app anytime.
GUESS Originals is worked up to announce its newest capsule, GUESS Originals x Batman, rooted in intertwining two iconic American manufacturers and bringing the recognizable graphics to life. Launching in tandem with the capsule launch, the legendary comedian ebook store on Melrose, Golden Apple Comics shall be designing a shop-in-shop at the GUESS Originals retailer on La Cienega in Los Angeles. The capsule shall be out there starting September 15, 2022.
Fans in Mexico can have fun Batman Day with an enormous assortment of merchandise at Liverpool Stores together with toys, attire, dwelling, equipment, style, swimwear, and extra. Some featured manufacturers and partnerships with particular collections embrace Mascara de Latex, Rabito, Lego, Spin Master, Funko, Creaciones Guz, Epicland, Novelty Corp. and Fotorma.
Batman Day in Europe and the U.Okay.
In Spain, Batman followers can have fun with Parque Warner and FNAC. September Seventeenth-18th FNAC Callao can have an thrilling weekend of activations together with a distinctive instagrammable expertise and immersive eventualities to take pleasure in Batman Day. For extra info go to culturafnac.es. Top retailers like El Corte Inglés, Fnac, and Amazon, amongst others, will be a part of the celebration with on-line and offline activations, with the help of a protracted listing of companions like LEGO, SpinMaster, Mattel and Funko! Parque Warner will have fun Batman Day with a particular Batman Day parade, a Batmobile exhibition and extra–take a look at parquewarner.es for extra info.
French followers can have the probability to enter a nationwide problem to elect The Greatest Batman Fan, who will win an unique Batman Tour at Warner Bros. Studios in Los Angeles. Roadshow, in partnership with Klepierre may even ship the Batman Bus throughout France with stops at Klepierre malls to seek out the greatest followers in every metropolis: Marseille, Bordeaux, Toulouse and Paris. At every cease, it would supply followers the alternative to take up new challenges in entrance of a jury of native “Batman Specialists” to win factors performing in an immersive scenography, with participation from LEGO, Spin Master, Bandai, Urban Comics, Winning Moves, Iron Studios, Abyss Corp and Lumibowl.
There may even be particular Batman Day TV programming on Toonami all September, with Batman: The Animated Series in addition to a brand new documentary celebrating the award-winning sequence’ anniversary, Batman motion pictures, and extra.
French followers may take part in a Tik Tok Challenge operating from September 2nd till Batman Day encouraging followers to share their love for Batman utilizing #Batman. Follow @DCcomics_fr on TikTok for extra!
At Fnac St. Lazare, artist Max Sarin (Harley Quinn: The Animated Series: The Eat. Bang! Kill Tour #1) shall be signing comics on Batman Day, and there shall be an exhibition of Batman Logos all through the retailer.
Fans in Italy can inform their Amazon Alexa, “Alexa, tell me a Batman sentence” and listen to Batman, voiced by DC League of Super-Pets voice actor Luca Ward, say one in every of fourteen sentences in character as Batman. Additionally, the Italian clothes firm OVS will launch at the starting of September a brand new assortment of garments for teenagers devoted to Batman, with themed home windows of their shops to showcase the assortment.
FAO Schwarz in Milan may even have Batman Day celebrations, with an artist doing a stay portray session, and a fan artwork contest celebrating Batman.
And Italian followers of the 2022 film The Batman can order a particular Batman Day premium version of the 4K UHD Bluray, which comes with a comic book ebook and poster. Chili TV will construct on its platform a devoted room with a number of motion pictures associated to Batman, and Cartoon Network will play Batman animated motion pictures, together with LEGO Batman: The Movie – DC Super Heroes Unite and LEGO DC Comics Super Heroes: Justice League – Gotham City Breakout.
The Big DC Giveaway is UK followers’ window into the world of DC, providing the probability to win unique prizes each month, like a household journey to Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood or a money-can’t-buy alternative to prepare dinner alongside knowledgeable chef at the world’s solely DC-themed restaurant. Members of the e-newsletter group may even be capable of entry much more (secret) competitions. An thrilling new prize shall be revealed on Batman Day so remember to go to www.thebigdcgiveaway.co.uk on September Seventeenth. Kids can have the probability to fulfill Batman at chosen The Entertainer shops throughout the UK, and followers in the UK can tune in to Cartoon Network for the probability to win an incredible Batman Day bundle together with an Xbox Series S!
Batman Day in Asia and Australia
In Singapore, acclaimed world design studio, XM, in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products and DC, is thrilled to have fun the legacy of everybody’s favourite crime-fighting vigilante in the month of September with their Batman Day marketing campaign. Beginning September third and operating by October 2nd, guests can go to their flagship retailer at Kitchener Complex to admire the numerous collectibles designed and produced in-house and actions lined up for the occasion.
Participate in family-friendly actions at the Batman themed occasion, and luxuriate in a very immersive expertise with XM’s lengthy awaited, newly launched Batcave, newly launched statues, DC-inspired Batman Samurai Merchandise, fortunate attracts, a workshop and enjoyable in-store promotions. This is the excellent alternative to immerse the complete household in the world of Super Heroes and Super-Villains, with actions and points of interest catered for each member of the household.
Fans in the Philippines can have fun With Lazada Platform. Any fan who makes a minimal single receipt buy of Php1,500 (USD 27) between September 19 and September 25 on any Batman/DC merchandise will obtain a Batman premium. Fans may be a part of the Biggest Spender raffle with an gathered buy price Php 3,000 (USD 54) on any Batman or DC merchandise and get an opportunity to win thrilling prizes.
In Taiwan, PChome is celebrating Batman with a particular Batman Day marketing campaign web page, the place followers can decide up Batman Hito BP, Okay-shoes, Asia Goal, Beast Kingdom, Spin Master, Lego, Dong Huei, Holic and Finders. With a purchase order of $1,500 (USD $50) on the Batman Day marketing campaign web page followers will obtain a Batman Blender Bottle, and on Batman Day, 9/17, there shall be a particular low cost. From September 14th to September twenty fourth, there may even be a particular pop-up retailer expertise at HonHui Plaza with particular Batman Day merchandise from Funko, Mcfarlane, Mezco and extra DC merchandise in the pop-up retailer! Fans who buy $999 (USD $34) on PChome 24h BatmanDay marketing campaign web page can participate in the fortunate draw to win a DC prize at the retail pop-up activation. Additionally, Taiwan-based ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) is readying an unique limited-edition Batman vary of merchandise and equipment out there round the world.
In Indonesia, September nineteenth to thirtieth, Tokopedia Platform will have fun Batman Day by curating Batman merchandise from numerous product classes, together with the unique launch of Lotus Archi Batman Edition.
In Thailand, Lazada Mall DC Shop will supply a free present of a Batman Towel (1,290 THB) with a purchase order of three,000 THB or extra.
In Australia, Warner Bros., DC and Roadshow Entertainment shall be doing particular screenings of Batman titles, together with a double invoice of Batman (1989) and Batman Returns (1992) in Melbourne and Sydney, with a particular Batman Day popcorn cup for Batman ticket holders whereas provides final, and a full Batman theatrical marathon occurring in collaborating cinemas in South Australia. For extra info, go to Orpheum Cinema, Sun Theatre or Wallis Cinema. Additionally, Australia and New Zealand retailer, Zing Pop Culture, boasts one in every of the largest ranges of unique Batman merch. There’s no higher strategy to have fun the Caped Crusader than with the Zing Exclusive DC Comics – The Batman (2022) Duffle Bag and DC Comics – The Batman (2022) – Red Pocket T-Shirt, that’s for certain! New Zealand Mint may even be launching a brand new 2oz Pure Silver Batman Chibi® Collectible Coin to mark the event. It is the first in its Chibi® Coin sequence, and additionally it is the first MEGA-size coin – excellent for any Batman fan!
Batman Day in South America
In Brazil, Batman followers can head downtown on Batman Day, September Seventeenth, the place the Bat-Signal will shine at Farol Santander’s constructing. Inside there shall be an exposition of a few of Batman’s most iconic comedian ebook covers.
In collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, native Peruvian artist, Marcelo Wong shall be releasing his new Batman sculpture product line at the Jockey Plaza Mall in Lima and shall be working with Magia, a neighborhood non-profit centered on serving to kids with most cancers. This Batman exhibit will permit followers to immerse themselves into the DC Universe by Marcelo’s interpretation and imaginative and prescient of seven iconic variations of Batman.
For extra information on all the Batman Day activations occurring round the globe, take a look at the Batman Day Hub at dc.com/batmanday, and comply with @Batman on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.
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