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DC Entertainment to launch digital subscription service in August

June 28,2018 22:15

DC Entertainment has begun accepting sign-ups for a beta version of its digital subscription service, dubbed DC Universe, the company announced Thursday. The beta version will launch in August, and a full launch will follow later in the fall.


DC Entertainment has begun accepting sign-ups for a beta version of its digital subscription service, dubbed DC Universe, the company announced Thursday. The beta version will launch in August, and a full launch will follow later in the fall. DC Entertainment is a subsidiary of Time Warner Inc., which was recently acquired by AT&T T, +1.71% and renamed WarnerMedia. The subscription service will give fans access to new live-action and animated series, previously-released TV series and films and a curated, rotating selection of digital comic books, the company said. The platform will feature a social-media element where fans can connect with each other, earn rewards and participate in sweepstakes and contests. There will be shopping opportunities, as well. DC has not announced pricing yet, but is planning to launch DC Universe on iOS, Android, Roku ROKU, +0.48% Apple TV AAPL, +0.73% Amazon Fire TV AMZN, +2.47% Android TV and the web, the company said. Shares of AT&T have fallen 18.3% so far this year, while the S&P 500 SPX, +0.62% has gained 1.3%.

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