The trailer for Batman: Loss of life within the Household is out now from DC, and it is acquired a twist to make the film interactive. The movie is an animated retelling of 2010’s Batman: Beneath the Purple Hood, CNET sister web site Comicbook.com reported Tuesday, however this time you get to decide on what occurs subsequent — together with whether or not Batman’s sidekick Robin dies.
DC did the identical factor again within the ’80s, when it let followers determine whether or not Robin lives or dies within the comics by calling a 1-900 quantity. This led to the unique Loss of life within the Household storyline the place Jason Todd/Robin was overwhelmed to loss of life by The Joker and subsequently resurrected because the Purple Hood vigilante.
Warner Bros. Animation says the animated film will consist of 5 shorts — additionally together with Sgt. Rock, Adam Unusual, Loss of life and The Phantom Stranger — and can launch on Blu-ray for $25 and digital for $20 on Oct. 13. You may get to decide on Batman’s journey through your distant management, and the film has a number of totally different endings.
“Within the new animated presentation, the notorious homicide of Batman protégé Jason Todd will probably be undone, and the destinies of Batman, Robin and The Joker will play out in surprising new methods as viewers make a number of decisions to manage the story,” Warner Bros. mentioned in an announcement.
Batman will probably be voiced once more by Bruce Greenwood, younger Jason Todd by Vincent Martella, The Joker by John DiMaggio, Talia al Ghul by Zehra Fazal and Two-Face by Gary Cole.
“Batman: Loss of life within the Household is basically a comic book e-book come to life,” mentioned Brandon Vietti, the producer, directer and author. “From the very first navigation card, we needed to present the viewers an impression of what they’re moving into, however then additionally give them one thing surprising — possibly even one thing they will remorse, so that they must assume twice about each future alternative they make.”