The DC Universe has decided to rebrand it as DC Universe Infinite as they have become a comics-only platform. The newly named brand will be launched in the US in January. They will offer DC catalog titles six months after their on-sale date while currently having a year-long wait.
They also plan to grant earlier access to DC’s expanding line-up of digital-first titles including DCeased: Hope at World’s End, Harley Quinn: Black + White + Red, and Injustice: Year Zero. Also the service will debut DC Universe Infinite Originals, all-new exclusive content created for the service and featuring fan-favorite characters. The global expansion will be starting in the summer.
Jim Lee, DC publisher and chief creative officer said in a statement, “Our fans love the platform’s robust library of comic books and, with the transformation, we will not disappoint,”“I’m excited to share that not only will DC Universe Infinite members still be able to read all of the great comics that they’ve enjoyed but new issues are debuting on the platform quicker than before, digital first exclusives are being created, and the members-only events will begin as soon as possible. ”