Batman Assault on Arkham Full Movie Showing at Comic-Con (+Trailer, Release Date)

By Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
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Zachary Stieber covers U.S. news, including politics and court cases. He started at The Epoch Times as a New York City metro reporter.
July 15, 2014 Updated: July 18, 2015

The full Batman: Assault on Arkham is going to be showing for the first time at the upcoming San Diego Comic-Con.

The film is based on the bestselling Batman: Arkham video game series.

The world premiere is set for Friday, July 25 in Ballroom 20 of the Comic-Con venue. The event will go from 7 p.m. PDT through at least 9 p.m.

Many people are excited about the event, evidenced by over 800 people signing up already.

“We find Gotham in great danger when the government assembles a group of villains-code-named The Suicide Squad-and forces them to break into Arkham Asylum to retrieve top-secret information stolen by the Riddler. Things take a turn for the worse when Harley Quinn frees the Joker, who is intent on using a dirty bomb to blow up Arkham Asylum and Gotham City,” the film description says. “Batman must use his superhero wits and strength to thwart the wicked plans of the Joker and the Suicide Squad.”

After the film ends, a panel discussion will feature: 

Batman voice Kevin Conroy (Batman: The Animated Series), as well as Matthew Gray Gubler (Criminal Minds), Troy Baker (The Last of Us), and John DiMaggio (Futurama), plus the filmmaking team of producer James Tucker (Son of Batman), director Jay Oliva (Justice League: War), dialogue director Andrea Romano (Batman: The Dark Knight Returns), screenwriter Heath Corson (Justice League: War) and moderator Victor Lucas (Electric Playground).

The full film will be available on Digital HD on July 29 and Blu-ray Combo Pack on August 12.

 

Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
Reporter
Zachary Stieber covers U.S. news, including politics and court cases. He started at The Epoch Times as a New York City metro reporter.