Warner Bros. Animation has released the trailer for the next DC Comics Original Animated Movie, Teen Titans: The Judas Contract. Teen Titans: The Judas Contract was was originally slated to be the third DC Comics Original Animated Movie from Warner Bros. Animation, following Superman: Domsday, and Justice League: The New Frontier. The announced movies would be adapting some of the biggest stories from DC Comics into animated features. The movie was pushed back and due to lower sales on some of the movies that didn’t include Superman, Batman or the Justice League didn’t do so well the project was shelved.
Now the DC Comics Original Animated Movies share a universe of which the Justice League Vs. Teen Titans original animated movie is a part of did well the studio decided that the Teen Titans: The Judas Contract can finally come to fruition. The original story that the animated feature is loosely based on took place in 1984’s The Judas Contract from Tales of the Teen Titans #42-#44, and Teen Titans Annual #3 by Marv Wolfman and George Perez. Teen Titans: The Judas Contract will serve as a sequel to Justice League Vs. Teen Titans and will feature that version of the team recreating one of if not the definitive and most iconic storylines in the history of the Teen Titans. The story for Teen Titans: The Judas Contract is one of heartbreaking betrayal and will feature HIVE, Brother Blood, Deathstroke, Terra, Nightwing and more!
This is one of Miguel Ferrer’s (Deathstroke) final performances before his passing of throat cancer earlier this year. Ferrer also voiced Vandal Savage in the Young Justice animated series that was recently brought back for a third season after being canceled.