It was announced a couple of weeks ago that DC Entertainment will produce animated movies and shorts for the Batman Unlimited toyline. The first film, Batman Unlimited: Animal Instincts, is set to hit DVD, Blu-Ray and Digital Download on May 12th. And now, via Comic Book Resources, Warner Bros. Animation has released the first trailer.
In Batman Unlimited: Animal Instincts, the Penguin assembles an animal-inspired army (an “Animilitia”) consisting of supervillains such as Killer Croc, Man-Bat and Cheetah. Batman teams up with Nightwing, Red Robin, Green Arrow and The Flash to combat this threat. You can check out the trailer and a full plot synopsis below. Stay tuned for more as we have it.
All-new DC Comics Original Movie coming from Warner Bros. Animation and Warner Bros. Home Entertainment in late Spring 2015
When Gotham City is plagued by a slew of bizarre crimes committed by the animal-inspired villain squad, known as the Animilitia — made up of Silverback, Cheetah, Killer Croc and Man-Bat — Batman must swing into action to investigate. These animalistic villains bring new and exciting challenges for Batman, who must find a way to bring these criminal creatures to justice! But could the Animilitia be working for powerful businessman Oswald Cobblepot a.k.a. The Penguin? In the end, it’ll take the combined forces of Batman, Flash, Green Arrow, Nightwing and Red Robin to fight off these Animal Instincts.