Month: December 2011

Warner Home Video Announces “Young Justice – Three-Pack Fun” DVD Collection

Initial details for the freshly-announced Young Justice – Three-Pack of Fun, a three-disc collection featuring 12 episodes from the acclaimed animated series, have been released by Warner Home Video. Young Justice – Three-Pack Fun, hitting shelves April 17th, 2012, collects the two previous single-disc Young Justice DVDs and the upcoming third single-disc release under one cover. Official details provided by the studio are available below.

Young Justice: Season 3-Pack of Fun

Synopsis: In Young Justice, being a teenager means proving yourself over and over-to peers, parents, teachers, mentors and, ultimately, to yourself. But what if you’re not just a normal teenager? What if you’re a teenage super hero? Are you ready to join the ranks of the great heroes and prove you’re worthy of the Justice League? That’s exactly what the members of Young Justice-Robin, Aqualad, Kid Flash, Superboy, Miss Martian and Artemis-will found out, whether they have what it takes to be a proven hero. Based upon characters from DC Comics. This collection includes the first 12 episodes of the series.

Includes:*
Young Justice – Season 1 Volume 1
Young Justice – Season 1 Volume 2
Young Justice – Season 1 Volume 3
*Young Justice – Season 1 Volume 3
includes a digital comic as EC.

Young Justice – Three-Pack of Fun will retail for the suggested price of $19.98. Click on the images above for a closer at the front and back packaging artwork. Details on each Young Justice DVD home video release can be found here. Young Justice – Three-Pack of Fun arrives on shelves April 17th, 2012.

In additional Young Justice news, scheduling details for the program airing on both Cartoon Network and Teletoon should be available next week.

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“Justice League: Doom” To Premiere February 13, 2012 At New York Paley Center

Continue below to view the press release announcing the world premiere of the upcoming Justice League: Doom animated feature. Justice League: Doom arrives February 28, 2012 from Warner Home Video as a Blu-Ray Combo Pack and DVD, On Demand and for Download. Both the Blu-Ray Combo Pack and DVD will include an UltraViolet Digital Copy. New images are also included below.

Warner Home Video & MTV Geek Present the World Premiere of
JUSTICE LEAGUE: DOOM
February 13, 2012 in New York at The Paley Center for Media
Media Invited to Red Carpet Interviews & Screening;
Limited Free Tickets Available to Fans on First Come, First Served Basis

Warner Home Video, MTV Geek and The Paley Center for Media proudly present the World Premiere of Justice League: Doom, the next entry in the popular, ongoing series of DC Universe Animated Original Movies, in New York on February 13, 2012. Filmmakers and members of the voice cast will attend the event for red carpet media interviews and a post-screening panel discussion.

A limited number of free tickets are available for the general public. Fans in the New York City area wishing to receive free tickets to the NY event on Feb. 13 must RSVP via email to JLDoomNY@yahoo.com. Fans should include their first and last name and a valid email address.

Tickets to the event will be distributed on a first come, first served basis. MTV Geek will also be giving away special seating for the event.

Justice League: Doom finds Superman, Wonder Woman, Flash, Green Lantern, Martian Manhunter, Cyborg and Batman on their heels when a team of super villains discover and implement the Dark Knights contingency plans for stopping any rogue Justice League member. The story is inspired by Mark Waids much-heralded JLA: Tower of Babel.

The film features the voices of Nathan Fillion (Castle) as Green Lantern, Tim Daly (Private Practice) as Superman, and a grand reunion of actors who provided the voices of the Justice League for the cartoon of the same name and its follow-up, Justice League Unlimited, including Kevin Conroy (Batman: The Animated Series) as Batman, Michael Rosenbaum (Smallville, Breaking In) as Flash, Susan Eisenberg (Superman/Batman: Apocalypse) as Wonder Woman and Carl Lumbly (Alias) as Jonn Jonzz/Martian Manhunter. Bumper Robinson (A Different World, Transformers: Animated) joins the cast as Cyborg. The cast features three villainous alumni of the Justice League animated series: Phil Morris (Smallville, Seinfeld) as Vandal Savage, Olivia dAbo (The Wonder Years) as Star Sapphire, and Alexis Denisof (Angel) as Mirror Master. Also opposing our heroes are Carlos Alazraqui (Reno 911) as Bane, Paul Blackthorne (The Dresden Files) as Metallo, and Claudia Black (Farscape, Stargate SG-1) as Cheetah. David Kaufman (Danny Phantom) also reprises his Justice League role of Jimmy Olsen.

The filmmaking team includes executive producer by Bruce Timm, director Lauren Montgomery, producer Alan Burnett and dialogue/casting director Andrea Romano. Justice League: Doom is the final DC Universe film script from the late Dwayne McDuffie.

Voice cast members and filmmakers will be announced as confirmed for the event. The Paley Center for Media is located at 25 West 52nd Street, New York, NY.

Produced by Warner Premiere, DC Entertainment and Warner Bros. Animation, the all-new Justice League: Doom arrives February 28, 2012 from Warner Home Video as a Blu-Ray Combo Pack and DVD, On Demand and for Download. Both the Blu-Ray Combo Pack and DVD will include an UltraViolet Digital Copy.

Click here to view the trailer for Justice League: Doom.

A co-production of Warner Premiere, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group, DC Entertainment and Warner Bros. Animation, the direct-to-video Justice League: Doom animated feature debuts February 28th, 2012 on Blu-ray, DVD, OnDemand and for Download from Warner Home Video. Further details are available here. Stay tuned for further updates here soon at The Worlds Finest.

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Latest Issue Of “Young Justice” Comic Series Available Both In Print And Digitally

Young Justice #11, the latest issue of the new DC Comics title based on the current Cartoon Network animated series of the same name, arrives in comic book and hobby stores today. This issue features scripting duties by Greg Weisman with Christopher Jones providing the art. Young Justice #11 throws the focus on Batman and Robin as they deal with the villainous Ra’s Al Ghul. Official details for this issue are available below.

YOUNG JUSTICE #11

Written by: Greg Weisman
Art by: Christopher Jones
Cover by: Christopher Jones

The spotlight turns to Robin, who must leave his teammates to fight alongside his crimefighting mentor, Batman. And the stakes couldn’t be higher for the Dynamic Duo as they face off against the Demon’s Head himself: Ra’s al Ghul!

The cover price is $2.99US. Young Justice #11 is also available same day digitally through DC Comics and Comixology.

For recent interviews with Young Justice co-writer Greg Weisman and artist Christopher Jones, click here and here. Additional details on the Young Justice comic series can be found here. Stay tuned for further updates, including exclusive Young Justice content and more, here soon at The World’s Finest.

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The World’s Finest Q & A With Christopher Jones, Comic Artist For “Young Justice”

Young Justice comic series artist Christopher Jones recently sat down to answer a collection of fan-submitted questions from select users at The World’s Finest. While the questions may focus on his work for the acclaimed comic title based on the animated series of the same name, other queries also delve into his earlier work and what he does when he’s not penciling the adventures of the youthful hero team of Young Justice. Continue below for much more.

The latest issue of the comic title – Young Justice #11 – hit shelves on December 21st, 2011. Further details on the comic series are available at The World’s Finest Young Justice subsite. Stay tuned later this week for more Young Justice updates.

The Young Justice animated series airs Fridays at 6:30pm (ET) on Cartoon Network. Stay tuned for further coverage on Young Justice here soon at The World’s Finest.

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Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment today released a new images and trailers for the acclaimed Batman: Arkham City video game. The trailer promotes the new downloadable content, including new challenge maps and character skins, along with bundle packaging previous downloadable content. Batman: Arkham City is currently available on Xbox360 and Playstation3. Click on the first two thumbnails below to view the footage in the MP4 format, and continue on for additional press details and images for the new content.


Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment today announced two new DLC packs, as well as a free Batman Inc. Batsuit Skin for Batman: Arkham City are available now in the Xbox LIVE Marketplace, PlayStationNetwork and Games for Windows Marketplace.

The Arkham Bundle brings together the Nightwing Bundle Pack, Robin Bundle Pack and the Arkham City Skins Pack for 1,200 Microsoft Points, or $14.99 on PSN and Games for Windows Marketplace.

Also available for download today is the Challenge Map Pack, which includes The Jokers Carnival Challenge Map, Iceberg Lounge Challenge Map, and a brand new invisible predator challenge map, The Batcave. The Challenge Map Pack is available for 240 Microsoft Points, or $2.99 on PSN and Games for Windows Marketplace.

Fans of the game will be treated to the new Batman Inc. Batsuit Skin at no cost. This skin can be worn in the story campaign upon completion of the main story and in the challenge maps.

Published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and developed by Rocksteady Studios, Batman: Arkham City builds upon the intense, atmospheric foundation of Batman: Arkham Asylum, sending players soaring into Arkham City five times larger than the game world in Batman: Arkham Asylum and the new maximum security home for all of Gotham Citys thugs, gangsters and insane criminal masterminds. Set inside the heavily fortified walls of a sprawling district in the heart of Gotham City, this highly anticipated sequel introduces a brand-new story that draws together a new, all-star cast of classic characters and murderous villains from the Batman universe, as well as a vast range of new and enhanced gameplay features to deliver the ultimate experience as the Dark Knight.

Batman: Arkham City is based on DC Comics core Batman license. Fans can find us online at www.batmanarkhamcity.com.

Kevin Conroy and Mark Hamill reprise their respective roles as Batman and Joker in Batman: Arkham City, the highly-anticipated sequel to the critically acclaimed Batman: Arkham Asylum video game, along with Emmy Award-winning Batman writer Paul Dini again penning the story. Click here for more content from the Batman: Arkham City video game. To discuss the video game below, please click on the links below.

Batman: Arkham City Video Game Talkback (Spoilers)

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Writer Greg Weisman Teases Upcoming Stories For “Young Justice” Comic Series

With the first year of the Young Justice comic title coming to a close – the comic based on the acclaimed animated series of the same name – The World’s Finest caught up with writer Greg Weisman to both look back at the past 12 months worth of adventures and provide a peek on what’s to come for this junior Justice League. Weisman is both producer of the acclaimed Young Justice animated series and its tie-in comic title. Click on the image below for more.

The latest issue of the comic title – Young Justice #11 – hit shelves on December 21st, 2011. Further details on the comic series are available at The World’s Finest Young Justice subsite. Stay tuned later this week for an interview with Young Justice comic artist Christopher Jones.

The Young Justice animated series airs Fridays at 6:30pm (ET) on Cartoon Network. Stay tuned for further coverage on Young Justice here soon at The World’s Finest.

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