Batman Day is celebrated on 18 September. And throughout this whole month, DC and Warner Bros. is recognizing the iconic character’s longevity and impact across comics, film, television, and more, with a massive collection of partnerships, special releases, and initiatives in honour of the Dark Knight.
Fans can immerse themselves in all things Batman with an exciting line-up of activities, special programming, themed merchandise, cutting-edge bat tech and contest giveaways. There is something for everyone in the family, with celebrations culminating on Batman Day on September 18.
Swoop in for some amazing giveaways
Want to show the world your love for Batman and snag some awesome loot? HBO Asia is hosting an AR filter on their Instagram page to encourage fans to get creative with a virtual Bat-Mobile. Simply post your best shot with the Bat-Mobile AR filter, tag @HBOASIA on Instagram or @DCASIAOFFICIAL on Facebook and use the hashtags #HBOASIA, #DCASIAOFFICIAL and #BATMANMONTH to enter the contest which will run September 10-24. With a virtual Bat-mobile at your beck and call, Batman month is shaping to be a wild ride.
Suit up with the first-ever Batman Bat-Tech AR app
The AR app DC: Batman Bat-Tech Edition launched in August to entertain young ones with immersive experiences. On Batman Day, a new mission will drop, continuing the Bat-Tech app storyline. Players will be able to infiltrate Mr. Freeze’s lair and discover the bank heist was a diabolical diversion just as the Bat-Tech App was being hacked by The Riddler. Can The Riddler actually use Batman’s technology against him to find the Batcave? Batman needs you and the entire Knightwatch team to help stop these Super-Villains.
Get your fill of crime-fighting action with special programming
Animation fans can catch up on some Batman-led crime-fighting action over the weekends with special programming on Cartoon Network (Astro Ch 615) at 7.30pm for the whole month of September.
BATMAN DAY PREMIERE
SEPT 18: LEGO DC Batman Family Matters
BATMAN MONTH SPECIALS
SEPT 4: LEGO DC Attack of the Legion of Doom!
SEPT 5: LEGO DC Justice League: Gotham City Breakout
SEPT 11: LEGO DC Justice League Vs Bizarro League
SEPT 12: LEGO DC Justice League Cosmic Clash
SEPT 19: LEGO Batman DC Super Heroes Unite
SEPT 24: Scooby-Doo & Batman: The Brave and The Bold
And if streaming is your thing, don’t miss out on more Dark Knight action on HBO GO, including two seasons of Pennyworth which follows the journey of Alfred becoming Batman’s most trusted butler. There are also two seasons of Batwoman where a sassy woman with a difficult past is given a second chance to survive the tough streets of Gotham.
No less than 9 Batman movies starring your favourite versions of Bruce Wayne, from Peter Weller, Christian Bale to Heath Ledger, Ben McKenzie and Ben Affleck are on offer. And a stack of other animated Batman titles from the DC Universe is also available to stream.
Get on the road to DC FanDome
Finally, make sure to save the date for DC FanDome 2021 on October 17. Batman Month is just the start to a journey that will culminate in biggest virtual showcase of new movies, games, shows and comics! Stay tuned for the latest updates at DCFanDome.com.