Happy 80th, Batman!

(Above image from ‘Detective Comics: 80 Years of Batman: the Deluxe Edition’ cover by Jim Lee, Scott Williams and Alex Sinclair. Photo: DC)

Hundreds of Batman movies, TV shows and comic books will be free on DC Universe this Saturday, March 30, as the streamer celebrates the Caped Crusader’s 80th birthday. A small sampling includes the 1989 Batman feature film, the 1992-1995 Fox show Batman: The Animated Series (85 episodes) and the 1997 origin comic Batman: Year One.

DC Universe, which normally costs $7.99 a month, will also offer a special rate of 80 cents for the first month starting this Friday, March 29. The offer runs through Thursday, April 4. Visit dcuniverse.com to sign up or for more info.

You can also find DC Universe on iOSAndroidRoku, Fire TV and other devices.  

Batman first appeared in Detective Comics on March 30, 1939.

About Les Luchter

Les Luchter is a former managing editor of Multichannel News, editor-in-chief of Cable Marketing, and news editor of Broadcast Week.

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