BURBANK, CA. (June 8, 2023) – Ahead of the major motion picture release of The Flash in theaters on June 16, fans can enter the DC Multiverse on June 15 with a DC Collectible Comic (DC3) of The Flash: The Fastest Man Alive #1. With a purchase of a DC3 of the official prequel comic to the movie, fans are able to unlock special access to The Flash: Enter The Multiverse, a series of second drops featuring comics taking place on different Earths in the DC Multiverse.
DC Collectible Comics launched in October 2022 featuring weekly drops with rare variant covers that physical comic book collectors have enjoyed over the years as well as original covers created exclusively for DC3. In just under a year, The DC NFT Universe is one of Web3’s most engaged platforms with over 450 million impressions on social media, over 675,000 accounts, and more than 230,000 primary and secondary marketplace transactions.
“With monthly growth in number of users and sales on the marketplace, it has been great to see how much new and old fans alike are engaging with DC Collectible Comics,” said DC Senior Vice President and General Manager Anne DePies. “We are looking forward to building on the success and excitement from past DC3 releases with our most ambitious drop yet. Fans who purchase a DC3 of The Flash: The Fastest Man Alive will unlock the ability to travel through the DC Multiverse and can celebrate their fandom on different Earths.”
Fans will be able to race back in time across eras with exclusive covers of The Flash: The Fastest Man Alive #1 by Kenny Porter and Ricardo López Ortiz on June 15. Anyone who receives a Common tier drop will feature a cover that is set in the Present Day. Uncommon tier will feature a Golden Age treatment, while Rare tier is Silver Age (60s-70s), Epic is Bronze Age (70s) and Legendary tier is Modern era.
By purchasing a DC3 of The Flash: The Fastest Man Alive #1 on June 15, fans will unlock exclusive access to The Flash: Enter The Multiverse, a series of five Multiverse drops. In this first-of-its-kind experience, fans can digitally travel through multiple earths. Entry is based on the the rarity tier of the comic collected during The Flash: The Fastest Man Alive #1 drop; fans can also purchase their desired rarity tier on the DC NFT secondary marketplace 24 hours prior to each Multiverse drop.
The Flash: Enter The Multiverse Drop Schedule:
- June 15: The Flash: The Fastest Man Alive #1
- June 20 (Key: The Flash Common tier): Future State: Wonder Woman (2021) #1
- June 22 (Key: The Flash Uncommon tier): Superman (1939-2011) #1
- June 27 (Key: The Flash Rare tier): The Flash (1959-1985) #123
- June 29 (Key: The Flash Epic tier): Aquaman #59
- July 6 (Key: The Flash Legendary tier): Batman (1940-2011) #608
Each secondary DC3 drop will receive exclusive cover treatments, featuring the main character of the comic as if it took place on different earths, including:
- Earth-DCU: DC Super Heroes and Super-Villains star in movies based on their adventures!
- Earth-3: Home to an evil Justice League known as the Crime Syndicate!
- Earth-23: On this Earth, Calvin Ellis is the President, but leads a double life as Superman!
- Earth-26: This universe is protected by Captain Carrot and the Zoo Crew, a group of powerful and intelligent talking animals!
- Earth-49: The Earth of Injustice where Lois Lane dies, turning Superman dark!
The Flash: Enter The Multiverse experience gives fans the ability to encounter and own comics as if they were published on other Earths, for the very first time.
Each of the DC Collectible Comics are full comics that can be read on nft.dcuniverse.com once they are in a fan’s collection.