‘Gotham by Gaslight’ gets a Feb 2018 release

Gotham by Gaslight

After releasing the first trailer (below) earlier this week we now have confirmation of the release date for Gotham by Gaslight. The film will be with us on Digital starting January 23, 2018, and on Ultra HD Blu-ray Combo Pack, Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD February 6, 2018. The cover art has also been released.

Special features on the UHD, and Blu-Ray include:
“Caped Fear: The First Elseworld” (Featurette) – Batman in the distant past of Gotham, at the crossroads of where the Gothic 19th century meets the modern age. Jack the Ripper, clashing with Gotham and its ruling elite. The documentary traces the influence of the comic book story, and why Gotham by Gaslight stands the test of time.
Batman: Gotham by Gaslight Audio Commentary – Join Executive Producer Bruce Timm, Director Sam Liu and Writer Jim Krieg as they provide details about the scenes of Batman: Gotham by Gaslight and why this is a special project for each of them. Listen in for all things Batman: Gotham by Gaslight, and immerse once more into this dark and Gothic world.
A Sneak Peek at the next DC Universe Movie, Suicide Squad: Hell To Pay: A behind-the-scenes look at the next entry in the popular series of DC Universe Movies, featuring thoughts from the talented filmmakers.
From the DC Vault – “Showdown” episode from Batman: The Animated Series; “Trials of the Demon!” episode from Batman: The Brave and the Bold.

The DVD release will be more of a bare bones version including on the sneak peek at Suicide Squad: Hell To Pay.

Checkout the trailer for Gotham by Gaslight in the player below:

In an age of mystery and superstition, how would the people of Gotham react to a weird creature of the night, a bat-garbed vigilante feared by the guilty and the innocent alike? The very first Elseworlds tale re-imagines the Dark Knight detective in Victorian times and pits him against the infamous murderer Jack the Ripper.

Gotham by Gaslight is written by James Krieg and executive produced by Bruce Timm. The voice cast includes Bruce Greenwood as Batman/Bruce Wayne, Jennifer Carpenter as Selina Kyle/Catwoman, Scott Patterson as James Gordon, Anthony Stewart Head as Alfred Pennyworth, Yuri Lowenthal as Harvey Dent, John DiMaggio as Chief Bullock, William Salyers as Hugo Strange and Grey Griffin as Sister Leslie. Supporting cast includes Tara Strong, Bob Jones, David Forseth, Chris Cox, Lincoln Melcher and Kari Wuhrer.

Acclaimed DC Animation producer Sam Liu directs Batman: Gotham by Gaslight from a script by Jim Krieg. Alan Burnett acts as co-producer. Executive Producers are Sam Register and Bruce Timm. Benjamin Melniker and Michael Uslan are, as always, executive producers.Gotham by Gaslight

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