Introduced at a panel adjoining to DC’s Fandome over the weekend, the remainder of the slate of DC animated features for 2021 contains a few very fascinating selections.
The primary movie due out is Batman: Soul of the Dragon, a ’70s kung fu film however with Batman. It stars Grimm star David Giuntoli as Batman; Chairman Kaga’s nephew Mark Dacascos as DC apex martial artist Richard Dragon; Kelly Hu as Woman Shiva; James Hong as O-Sensei; and Black Dynamite himself, Michael Jai White, returning to the Bronze Tiger position he performed within the Arrowverse. It’s an authentic story about Batman and former classmate martial artists tackling a thriller from their shared previous.
Following that’s one other authentic story: Justice Society: World Conflict II. Matt Bomer, the host of an IGN panel on the following film, Superman: Man of Tomorrow, hinted that he could also be a part of the voice forged. There have been no different particulars in regards to the story launched, however there is no such thing as a finish of supply materials it might draw from – from the unique comics revealed in the course of the struggle, by means of James Robinson and Paul Smith’s The Golden Age, to the numerous flashbacks in Starman or Robinson, David Goyer, and Geoff Johns’ JSA, all the best way so far with the Injustice comics dipping again to the war.
Closing out the 12 months can be a two half film primarily based on an especially well-liked comedian: Batman: The Lengthy Halloween. The story, by accused bigot Jeph Loeb and gifted artist Tim Sale, appears at a collection of vacation themed murders occurring within the early days of Batman’s profession. It serves as an origin of types for Two-Face, and manages to work Calendar Man right into a story with out making it ridiculous.