Fans are so eager to know about the DC Extended Universe, and finally, James Gunn opens up about it. Let us explore more about it in this article.
The DCU, or DC Extended Universe, started almost 10 years ago with the movie Man of Steel. The movie franchise was started with a focus on producing super hero based movies and series.
As with all other DC productions, DCU is also planned to be based on the DC comics and their characters.
The first DCU film, Man of Steel, was an immediate hit. The movie went on to become the all-time highest-grossing superfilm.
Following its success, the production came up with their second movie, Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice, in 2016. But the movie did not gross as much as the production expected.
Later on, 12 films were produced under the franchise card making DCU the 9th highest all-time grossing franchise.
Yes, Creature Commandos is all set to come out in 2024. There have never been any delays, thank goodness. Any info otherwise is a well-intentioned mistake or misspeaking. 🧜♂️ https://t.co/wQJjewXKtR pic.twitter.com/enr6VE5LiL— James Gunn (@JamesGunn) November 4, 2023
The last film that was released on the card was Blue Beetle, which was released back in January 2023.
Later on, there was the rumor that DCU is being re-designed with a new universe and timeline.
All fans were initially shocked and confused about it. Even fans were separated about the last release Blue Beetle being in the rebooted DCU or not.
As the fans eagerness to know whether the Blue Beetle is on the cards of rebooted DCU increases, other fans also want to know the future of DCU. The production kept their mouths shut, and the answers were delayed.
What is the status of the DCU?
Now, finally, to answer all of the confusion, James Gunn, who is one of the heads of DCU, opened up about the future of their franchise.
James Gunn confirmed that the last release, Blue Beetle, is not part of the DCU reboot, but its main characters will be included in the newly designed universe.
Following that, about the future projects, the DCU rebooted will be coming up with a series titled “Creatures Commandos”. It is confirmed as an animated series and is looking for a 2024 release.
To make fans more excited, the production also confirmed that, they are in the process of their first Superman movie, named “ Superman: Legacy”, which is heading for a 2025 release.
DCU is a cinematic franchise that started in 2013. After its 10 years of legacy, the production is planning to come up with a re-designed DCU with new additions. The characters of the last DCU release, Blue Beetle, will be integrated into the upcoming projects. Also, the production confirmed that they will be producing their new Superman movie, and will be released in 2025. All fans were so excited to know about the rebooted DCU and looked forward to experiencing the new timeline of the universe with new and old DC characters.