WHAT: Braniac is back and on a mission to take control of
Superman's most sacred hideout, the Fortress of Solitude, in DC Universe
Online's (DCUO) latest game update. Join forces with Superman and Lex Luthor as
they reluctantly team up to ward off Braniac's attempt to use the Kryptonian
technology inside the Fortress to destroy the Earth.
Players will jump into the first of a three-part group combat raid where the battle is already underway and the arctic Fortress is under siege by Braniac and his minions. Superman and Lex Luthor will lead players through the maze of ice caverns that lead to the Fortress's entrance as they battle against the powerful forces controlling the icy base.
Licensed by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, the critically acclaimed DC Universe Online is the first massive online action game made for the PC and the PlayStation3 featuring real-time combat action where players control every move. In the game, players are invited to step into the DC Universe and create their own customized super hero or villain, and join forces to fight alongside or against their favorite DC icons. Now available, the Fortress of Solitude content update is included at no additional charge for all active DC Universe Online PC and PlayStation 3 Computer Entertainment System subscriptions.The new content update for DCUO includes:
Fortress of Solitude Game Update Features:
New Hard Mode Alerts:
WHEN: The game update is available now for download.
For more information about DC Universe Online, visit http://www.DCUniverseOnline.com.
About DC Universe Online
Lex Luthor has traveled back through time with news of a dire future: While the heroes and villains spent years battling amongst themselves, Brainiac has been feeding on their powers, building strength to return to Earth and destroy humanity. To change the future, Lex has come back to set off a device that bestows super powers to thousands of every-day citizens and give humanity a fighting chance. Can Brainiac be stopped, or is this another nefarious Lex Luthor plot?
For the first time, players and fans will be able to enter the DC Universe as an active force for good or evil. A massively multiplayer experience, DC Universe Online delivers unparalleled high-energy, physics-powered combat that brings the player's extraordinary powers to life.
DC Universe Online was created in the artistic vision of legendary comic book artist Jim Lee, and set within a world created by famous DC writers including Geoff Johns and Marv Wolfman.
Rated T for Teen with Mild Blood, Mild Language, Mild Suggestive Themes and Violence, DC Universe Online is available for PC and PlayStation 3 for the suggested retail prices of $49.99 and $59.99, respectively. Purchase of the game includes one 30-day game membership for new accounts, with monthly subscriptions available thereafter for $14.99. For players of the PC version of the game, DCUO is included in SOE's all-in-one Station Access subscription.
About Sony Online Entertainment
Sony Online Entertainment LLC (SOE) is a recognized worldwide leader in massively multiplayer online games. Best known for its blockbuster hits and franchises, including EverQuest, EverQuest II, Champions of Norrath, PlanetSide, Free Realms, Clone Wars Adventures, and DC Universe Online, SOE creates, develops and provides compelling online entertainment for virtually all platforms, including the PlayStation3 Computer Entertainment System, Personal Computer, and mobile devices. Headquartered in San Diego, Calif., SOE is building on its proven legacy and pioneering the future of the interactive entertainment space through creative development and inspired gameplay design for audiences of all ages. To learn more, visit http://www.soe.com.
About Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, a division of Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group, is a premier worldwide publisher, developer, licensor and distributor of entertainment content for the interactive space across all current and future platforms, including console, handheld and PC-based gaming for both internal and third party game titles.
About DC Entertainment
DC Entertainment, home to such iconic DC Comics properties as Superman, Batman, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman, The Flash, MAD Magazine, and Fables, is the creative division charged with strategically integrating across Warner Bros. and Time Warner. DC Entertainment works in concert with many key Warner Bros. divisions to unleash its superheroic characters across all media, including but not limited to film, television, consumer products, home entertainment, and interactive games. Publishing over 1,000 comic books, graphic novels and magazines each year, DC Comics is the largest English-language publisher of comics in the world.