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Death of Superman: Next DC Animated Movie

Matt McGloin
Posted: 01/18/2018 - 14:53
The Death of Superman Is Next DC Animated Movie

The announcement of the Suicide Squad: Hell To Pay movie release date confirms the next animated DC movie will be The Death of Superman.

The Suicide Squad: Hell To Pay release will feature a preview of The Death of Superman animated movie as the info lists an extra featured as: 

Sneak Peek at the next¬†DC Universe¬†Movie,¬†The Death of Superman:¬†‚ÄúThe Death of¬†Superman‚Ä̬†‚ÄstThe Death of Superman¬†is widely considered one of the most popular stories in the Superman canon and the DCU. This sneak peek at the exciting new film discusses the story and its place in pop culture.

The announcement of the Death of Superman animated movie was first made at last Summer's Comic-Con which includes details that it would be 2 parts that promises to feature more from the comic book storyline of Superman battling Doomsday.

Death of Superman

Making up part 2 of The Death of Superman is Reign of the Supermen, said to be coming out in 2019, and will feature the replacement characters for Superman including Superboy, Cyborg Superman, Steel and the Last Son Of Krypton, as well as the return of Superman.

Suicide Squad: Hell To Pay arrives on digital starting March 27, 2018, and on Ultra HD Blu-ray Combo Pack, Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD on April 10, 2018.

The Death of Superman first hit comics back in 1992:

The story that drew national media attention when DC Comics killed their greatest hero is collected here. When a hulking monster emerges from an underground resting place and begins a mindless rampage, the Justice League is quickly called in to stop the colossal force of nature. But it soon becomes apparent that only Superman can stand against the monstrosity that has been nicknamed Doomsday. Battling their way throughout America, the two fight to a standstill as they reach the heart of Metropolis. Going punch for punch, Superman finally ends the threat of Doomsday as he throws one last punch and collapses forever.