“Batman: Assault On Arkham” Sets An August 12th, 2014 Release Date, Initial Blu-Ray Details

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has announced an August 12th, 2014 release date for Batman: Assault on Arkham, the next installment in the ongoing DC Universe Animated Original Movie line. The animated feature – which will be available on Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD, and for Digital Download – features a new story based on the popular Batman: Arkham video game series. In Batman: Assault on Arkham, a routine mission by the Suicide Squad to stop The Riddler goes awry when The Joker gets involved, drawing the attention of Batman. The official synopsis is as follows:

Batman: Assault on Arkham
Studio: Warner Bros. Home Entertainment
Release Date: August 12th, 2014

When the government teams up a group of supervillains with the code name Suicide Squad and forces them to break into Arkham Asylum to bring back top secret information the Riddler has stolen, Batman soon becomes involved. But things go from bad to worse when one of the Squad (Harley Quinn) frees the Joker, who has the means to not only blow up the asylum, but most of Gotham City as well.

According to Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, the Blu-ray release of Batman: Assault on Arkham is set to include four featurettes, four bonus cartoons, and a preview of the next DC Universe Animated Original Movie title. The run time for the feature, according to the studio, is 75 minutes. Batman: Assault on Arkham is not yet rated.

Stay tuned for additional details and an official press release. Click here to view the recently-released trailer for Batman: Assault on Arkham.

Batman: Assault on Arkham hits Blu-ray, single-disc DVD, and Digital Download on Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 as part of the DC Universe Original Movie line from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, in co-production with Warner Bros. Animation and DC Entertainment. Stay tuned for further updates and more here soon at The World’s Finest.

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