DC Universe online is only available for online use; the massive MMORPG (Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game) is based upon the fictional universe of comics (DC Comics). The game was initially released on January 11th, 2011 and was developed by Sony Online Entertainment and is available on a wide range of consoles such as: PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3 and Microsoft Windows.
DC Universe Online comes in three different versions; DC Universe Online offers you the ability to purchase a Legendary, Free to play and a Premium membership.
- Legendary is the paid subscription built inside of the game and allows you to purchase several different packages that allow you to create 16 characters, carry unlimited cash in-game and are automatically granted access to the downloadable content although the subscription comes as a monthly cost or 3-month, 6-month and 12 month subscriptions.
- Free to play was available from November 2nd 2011 and allows user to join the game at no added cost and can create up to 2 characters although the free to play players have a very limited inventory within the game and are limited to a certain amount of money in game ($1500) and don’t have access to any downloadable content.
- Premium users are made by making at least $5 of SOE (Sony Online Entertainment) station cash or if another player allows their legendary membership to lapse, allowing them to become premium players. Premium users come with the advantage of 6 character slots and similar attributes as Free to play such as limited inventory and in-game cash.
DC Universe Online is a more interacted MMORPG game that still has it’s key attributes such as rank levels, raid instances, endgame progression and inventories and the world you are in is shared with worldwide users and public space instead of heroes or villains owning territory.
The player is capable of creating a new player and has the ability to choose whether they want to be a villain or a hero with a female or male gender and a body type, which offers both height and muscularity and their personality features such as cheerful and serious. DC Universe Online allows your characters to have specific specialties such as acrobatics; flight or speed and numerous different outfits and styles are available to choose from.