Warner Bros. Has just revealed new information regarding the world premiere of their 20th DC Universe Animated Original Movie, Son of Batman. The film is scheduled to premiere this Friday, April 18 at 6 PM via WonderCon, with screening held in the Arena at Anaheim, Calif. The premiere will be succeeded by a panel that includes voice stars Jason O’Mara (Batman), Sean Maher (Nightwing), Xander Berkeley (Langstrom), Stuart Allan (Damian), along with key members of the production team, which include producer James Tucker, director Ethan Spaulding, character designer Phil Bourassa and dialogue director Andrea Romano.
Son of Batman is based on the comic book storyline penned by Grant Morrison, which has the world’s greatest detective being thrown for a loop after discovering that he has fathered a son with Ra’s Al Ghul’s daughter, Talia al Ghul. Batman and his son, Damian, must form an alliance despite their differing views in order to save Talia from Deathstroke and his army of ninja man-bats.
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment will be releasing Son of Batman on Blu-Ray, DVD, and Digital on May 6, 2014.