DC Extended Universe 2021: Upcoming DC Movies, TV Series, Comics & Video Games


The year 2021 is filled to the brim with DC movies, TV shows, comics and even the launch of a new video game franchise, all starring your favorite heroes and villains such as Batman, Superman, Harley Quinn and The Flash, so we’re going to list everything you can expect to see on DC over the next 12 months. It’s worth mentioning that each release date for this article should be considered tentative because, as we As seen in 2020, problems with Covid-19 can lead to unexpected delays.

DC films in 2021

The DC films slate is thin in 2021 but has two notable versions nonetheless.

Justice League: la coupe Snyder

The first major DC movie release of 2021 is Justice League: The Snyder Cut, which will be released in March. Fans pressured Warner Bros. for years to allow director Zack Snyder to deliver a Justice League movie that matched his original vision, and now it’s finally coming out on the HBO Max streaming service. The film will use footage left out of the theatrical version and will include a few minutes of freshly shot material featuring returning actors such as Ben Affleck (Batman), Ray Fisher (Cyborg) and Joe Manganiello (Deathstroke). Jared Leto’s Joker has also been added to the film. The Snyder Cut will be released as a four-part miniseries on HBO Max with one-hour episodes, and Snyder has also said he’s working to make it available to watch as a single four-hour movie.

The suicide squad

James Gunn’s The Suicide Squad is a sequel but not a sequel to 2016’s Suicide Squad. Returning characters Harley Quinn (Margot Robbie), Rick Flag (Joel Kinnaman), Amanda Waller (Viola Davis) and Captain Boomerang (Jai Courtney) are joined by a truly bizarre selection of deep DC characters such as Bloodsport (Idris Elba), Polka-Dot Man (David Dastmalchian), and King Shark (Steve Agee). Keep a special eye out for John Cena’s Peacemaker, as the character already has a spinoff TV series planned for HBO Max. (Speaking of HBO Max, when The Suicide Squad hits theaters, it will also be available to watch on the streaming service for 30 days.) Gunn said he’s had carte blanche to kill any character, which keeps the movie in the spirit of the comic book source material, so make sure you don’t get too attached to anyone.

DC TV series in 2021

The huge superhero slate covers the Arrowverse and the rest of the DC Multiverse returns in 2021! The series that started it all, Arrow, is no longer with us, but it has left a strong legacy that is carried on by many other superhero series.

Batwoman Saison 2

Batwoman will debut in Season 2 on January 17, 2021, but with a big redesign. Star Ruby Rose has left the role of Kate Kane aka Batwoman, and now Javicia Leslie has been cast to lead the series. She will play a new character named Ryan Wilder who takes over the role of Batwoman. The rest of the Season 1 cast will return for the new season. Kate’s disappearance will be addressed in Season 2, and the mystery of her departure will be part of the plot.

Black Lightning Saison 4

Black Lightning will return on February 8, 2021 for Season 4, which will be the show’s final season. Season 3 ended with Jefferson Pierce, aka Black Lightning, dismantling the ASA and its super-soldier program, so in Season 4, expect to see the fallout from this conflict with the arrival of a new villain in Freeland. The series may be ending, but a spin-off starring Painkiller is in development with an episode of Black Lightning Season 4 acting as a backdoor pilot.

The Flash Saison 7

The Flash will return for Season 7 on February 23, 2021. Production issues related to Covid-19 caused Season 6 to end abruptly, leaving fans without the last three episodes, so Season 7 will begin by closing the arc. from the previous season between Barry Allen. Scarlet Speedster vs. Eva McCulloch aka Mirror Master.

Legends of Tomorrow Season 6

Legends of Tomorrow returns for Season 6 in 2021, although a specific release date has yet to be revealed. Season 5 left us on a cliffhanger as Sara Lance aka White Canary was kidnapped by aliens, so expect to see the team embark on a cosmic rescue mission filled with aliens and plenty of antics. signature of the series.

Supergirl Saison 6

Supergirl will return in mid-2021 for Season 6, which will be the show’s final season. But where one super show ends, another begins …

Superman and Lois Season 1

Superman and Lois is an all-new Arrowverse show that will premiere on February 23, 2021. The series will feature Tyler Hochelin and Elizabeth Tulloch reprising their roles as reporter for Man of Steel and Daily Planet Lois Lane, respectively. The story follows the married couple as they go through the challenges of raising two super boys, Jonathan and Jordan Kent.

Stargirl Saison 2

Stargirl returns for season 2 in 2021. Season 2 left viewers with an ominous tease for the villainous Eclipso, who in the comics is a dark god with the power to own people. Considering he’s one of DC’s scariest and most formidable foes, it looks like Stargirl and the JSA have a challenge in Season 2.

DC Universe montre: Titans, Doom Patrol, Harley Quinn et Young Justice

Titans Season 3, Doom Patrol Season 3, Harley Quinn Season 3, and Young Justice: Phantoms (Season 4) are all in the works. Fans are hoping these shows will return in 2021, but there is currently no date announced for their release on HBO Max. The Titans are slated to end production in June 2021, so at the very least this show could be released in late 2021.

DC Comics in 2021

Future state

The DC Comics lineup is undergoing a major overhaul in 2021. A line-wide event called Future State will run for two months starting in March 2021 and offer a preview of what the DC Universe will look like in the future.

While DC has clarified Future State is not a reboot of the continuity, it will still introduce some exciting changes – such as a mysterious new Batman, a new Wonder Woman named Yara Flor from Brazil, and comic book debut. from the character of the animated series Teen Titans Red X.

After Future State: Every New DC Comics Series Confirmed For 2021

While the Future State stories take place in the future, fans can expect some of the characters and concepts introduced at the event to be incorporated into the current DC Universe afterwards. Maybe we’ll meet this new Wonder Woman when she debuts as Wonder Girl.

Comic readers should note that starting with Future State, the DC superhero comic line will be reduced to 25 current titles, many of which will adopt an anthology style. For example, the new Justice League series will have a save story featuring Justice League Dark.

DC video games in 2021

Gotham Knights

A new DC video game called Gotham Knights is set to debut in 2021. Developed by WB Games Montreal (and defining its own universe distinct from Batman Arkham games), Gotham Knights is an action role-playing (co-op online) game that has players exploring an open world Gotham City as one of four characters: Batgirl (Barbara Gordon), Nightwing (Dick Grayson), Robin (Tim Drake), and Red Hood (Jason Todd).We don’t know much of his story yet, but WB has said the four young heroes must rise up in the wake of Batman’s shocking death to defend the streets of Gotham, fight the deadly Court of Owls and solve the mystery behind. the apparent murder of their mentor. Each Gotham Knights character has their own unique weapon and fighting style, giving players the choice between (for example) the Acrobatic Nightwing wielding his trusty fencing sticks or Red Hood’s aggressive two-gun play.

And in case you were wondering, Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League will be released in 2022.


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