Batman v Superman date pushed forward, coming sooner

batman v supermanEarlier this month, DC Comics’ upcoming superhero showdown, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice had been pushed forward in its release date schedule. Initially set for July of this year, it was delayed until May 2016. This month it had shifted again, except in the other direction. Expect to see the movie in March 2016 instead.

The primary reason for this is related to Marvel’s movie schedule, with Captain America: Civil War slated for a May 2016 release. With a hectic release schedule for movies from both comic publishers, DC had to  make a switch, but it’s good news for Batman and Superman fans.

Suicide Squad could potentially be another reason for the shift in dates, with an August release date penned for that movie. Below, we have a list of upcoming movies for 2016, thanks to Newsarama.com.

February 12: Deadpool
March 25: Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
May 6: Captain America: Civil War
May 27: X-Men: Apocalypse
August 5: Suicide Squad
October 7: Gambit
November 4: Doctor Strange

As for that hectic release schedule, here’s the rest of the confirmed movie releases, although these could easily change dates in the coming years.

2017:
March 3: Untitled Wolverine sequel
May 5: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
June 2: Fantastic Four 2
June 23: Wonder Woman
July 28: Marvel Studios co-produced Spider-Man film
November 3: Thor: Ragnarok
November 17: Justice League, Part 1
Unscheduled: Bloodshot

2018:
March 23: The Flash
May 4: Avengers: Infinity War, Part 1
July 6: Black Panther
July 13: Untitled Fox Mystery Marvel film
July 20: Spider-Man Animated Feature
July 27: Aquaman
November 2: Captain Marvel

2019:
April 5: Shazam
May 3: Avengers: Infinity War, Part 2
June 14: Justice League, Part 2
July 12: Inhumans

2020:
April 3: Cyborg
June 19: Green Lantern Corps

[Source: Newsarama]

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