Disney is already cashing in on its Star Wars license with the Star Wars Lands projects currently in development, and now Warner Bros. is looking to leverage its DC clout to do the same. So, get ready to walk the streets of a real-life Gotham City. Just, you know, look out for the back alleys.
DC’s ambitious Rebirth event is still unraveling, and the company is using the framework of introducing the Watchmen to this world as a way to take some major strides toward reconciling the splintered continuities that have developed over the past few years. Case in point: We finally have a Superman that should make everyone happy.
If you've seen director James Mangold's brutal, heartbreaking Logan, you know it doesn't have a whole lot of things in common with Richard Donner's aw-shucks approach to Superman in the late '70s. But that doesn't mean Wolverine's farewell didn't draw some inspiration from the Man of Steel's classic stories.