Today DC Entertainment finally shed more light on its long-awaited DC Universe streaming service. While we still don’t have a price or exact release date for the service, we do have a better idea of what new and classic DC content will be included. Unfortunately, these new revelations have left us with some concerns about DC Universe.
Does this new service truly have the breadth and depth of content to stand out in an increasingly crowded streaming landscape? Let’s examine…
The TV Series
The biggest selling point with DC Universe is obviously the lineup of exclusive series. So far DC has revealed five shows exclusive to the service – Titans, its spinoff Doom Patrol, Swamp Thing, Young Justice: Outsiders and the adult-oriented Harley Quinn animated series. Each of those projects offers a compelling argument for subscribing to DC Universe for a month or two, but what about over the long term?