If you like me who doesn’t have the streaming subscription service DC Universe, you’re probably missing out on DC’s exclusive shows like Doom Patrol, Titans and the animated explicit series Harley Quinn. While the shows like Titans and Doom Patrol are released for physical DVDs for anyone who wants to watch, Harley Quinn has yet to have a DVD release. Good news for anyone who wants to watch this violent and hilarious cartoon featuring the clown girl Harley Quinn. It’s been announced that this show will be available on the TV channel SyFy.
SyFy released a statement explainning that DC Universe Harley Quinn will be exclusively broadcasted starting at May 3rd on Sunday and will reach the last episode on May 24th; this will cover season 1.
Following the success of the first season of Disney Plus’ original series, The Mandalorian will be back for another season in the fall of October. If this doesn’t excite you, I hope this news will because it looks despite this COVID-19 pandemic, nothing can stop this bounty hunter. According to Variety, a season 3 of The Mandalorian is in the works in pre-production. It has been confirmed by sources that show’s creator, John Favreau, has been “writing season 3 for a while” and Doug Chiang, Lucasfilm vice president and executive creative director, has been creating concepts for a while as well.
Season 1 of The Mandalorian can be watched on Disney Plus and a season 2 will officially be released in October 2020. Season 3 is in works.
Following the same tactics as the movie Trolls World Tour, the CGI cartoon movie Scoob will not be played in theaters due to COVID-19. However, this movie will still be released this year on May 15th, 2020. According to Variety, Scoob will released for all digital platforms on May 15th for rental or purchase. This will apply for North America and the price of a rental will be $19.99 and for to buy is $24.99. Here is a statement from Warner Bros CEO, Ann Sarnoff:
“While we’re all eager to be able to once again show our films in theaters, we’re navigating new, unprecedented times which call for creative thinking and adaptability in how we distribute our content. We know fans are eager to see ‘Scoob’ and we’re delighted we can deliver this feel-good movie for families to enjoy while they’re home together.”
So mark your calendars for May 15th. You’ll be able to watch this movie at home or at a friend’s house.
Looks like Marvel is not the only company that is pushing back on movies. As Sony pushes their titles to 2021, DC comics is going to be doing the same. According to the Wrap, Matt Reeve’s movie The Batman will be released in theaters on October 1st, 2021. It was originally going to be released on June 25th, 2021, but due to COVID-19, the production team suspended this movie and will resume as soon as the pandemic settles. Playing as Batman in “The Batman” will be Robert Pattinson.
Not only this movie got pushed back, but other DC movies are facing the same fate. Here is the following movies with new release dates:
- Wonder Woman 1984 – Aug 14th, 2020
- The Suicide Squad – Aug 21st, 2021
- The Batman -Oct 1st, 2021
- Black Adam – Dec 22nd, 2021
- The Flash – June 3rd, 2022
- Shazam 2 – Nov 4th, 2022
- Aquaman 2 – Dec 16th, 2022