Today, Warner Bros. released a teaser trailer for the upcoming "Justice League Heroes" video game, written by Dwayne McDuffie. We've got the trailer for you in a variety of sizes below and have reprinted the original press release sent out a couple of weeks back. We've prepared two different versions of the trailer, a medium and large sized version (users with older computers will want to use the medium sized trailer). Both require Apple's Quicktime player to view.
Special thanks to Jacob Riskin for his assitance with converting the video.
Official Press Release
BURBANK, Calif. - March 20, 2006 - Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment will
launch the JUSTICE LEAGUE HEROESTM videogame, based on the legendary DC
Comics' super hero team and developed by Snowblind Studios, for the PlayStation2
computer entertainment system, Xbox video game and entertainment system from
Microsoft and PSP (PlayStationPortable) system in Fall 2006.
The JUSTICE LEAGUE HEROES game will feature an original story from award winning
comic book and animation writer Dwayne McDuffie (Static Shock, Justice League,
Teen Titans, Damage Control, Deathlok).
"In JUSTICE LEAGUE HEROES, gamers get to play Batman and Superman together along
with an amazing team of super heroes wielding unprecedented powers for stand
alone action on consoles and the PSP system," said Jason Hall, Senior Vice President
of Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. "The game utilizes Snowblind's innovative
gameplay technologies and the respected story writing of Dwayne McDuffie to bring
fans and gamers some of the best super hero battles in the universe."
"Working on JUSTICE LEAGUE HEROES is exciting, because players will get a chance
to experience the superpowers of these well-known and loved super heroes together
first hand," said Paul Knutzen, Game Designer, Snowblind Studios. "This is a
real opportunity to bring the celebrated characters to life in dynamic gameplay,
showcasing their individual powers and their incredible capabilities working
as a team."
"Comics and videogames go hand in hand, so it's only natural to have a game featuring
iconic characters like Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman," noted Paul Levitz,
DC Comics President and Publisher. "Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment will
do a great job of bringing the Justice League to life."
Self-published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and developed by critically
acclaimed Snowblind Studios, JUSTICE LEAGUE HEROES is an action adventure game
with role-playing customization featuring Superman, Batman, Green Lantern, The
Flash, Wonder Woman, Martian Manhunter, Zatanna and other unlockable Justice
League super heroes. Each hero possesses an array of character-specific, upgradeable
superpowers resulting in unique controls and fighting-styles. Engaging in one-to-two
player cooperative combat, gamers will be able to customize and master these
superpowers as they travel through interactive and destructible environments
spanning the farthest corners of the universe.
About DC Comics
DC Comics, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company, is the largest English-language
publisher of comics in the world and home to such iconic characters as Superman,
Batman, Wonder Woman and the Sandman. These DC super heroes and others have
starred in comic books, movies, television series (both animated and live-action)
and cyberspace, thrilling audiences of all ages for generations.
About Snowblind Studios
Snowblind Studios is an independent developer of quality current and next-generation
games. Founded in 1997, Snowblind Studios has since shipped several top tier
titles including; Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance, Champions
of Norrath, and Champions: Return to Arms.
About Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment Inc., a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company,
is a premier licensor and a developer of entertainment content for the interactive
space across all current and future platforms, including consoles, PC-based gaming
and wireless applications.