The World of DC Exhibition, first launch in Asia. Image from: Tropicana 

DC fans can now meet their favourite Super Heroes and Super-Villains at “The World of DC Exhibition” at Tropicana Gardens Mall, Tropicana Indah. As the first launch in Asia, “The World of DC exhibition” is brought to you by Warner Bros. Discovery Global Themed Entertainment and Beast Kingdom. Powered by WOW Event Asia, the official local organiser for this all-new DC exhibition, “The World of DC Exhibition” will run from 23 December 2022 to 1 April 2023, featuring movie props, concept art, costumes, life-size exhibits and interactive elements, along with exclusive merchandise celebrating iconic DC Super Heroes including Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman and Aquaman together with Super-Villains such as Harley Quinn, Joker and El Diablo.

The event launch was officiated by Selangor Menteri Besar Yang Amat Berhormat Dato’ Seri Amirudin Bin Shari, Beast Kingdom General Manager of South East Asia Yee Shiuh Lam, Tropicana Group Managing Director Dion Tan, WOW Event Asia Directors; Mary Koh and Mr Wong Jyb Sheng as well as Mr Andrew Ashvin, Managing Director of Tropicana Gardens Mall.

“With the reopening of borders, we are seeing an increasing number of exciting events across the Selangor state. As the gateway to Malaysia, we are proud to host international events such as “The World of DC Exhibition”. Events like this have the pull factor for the tourism industry as well as the potential to drive economic growth, retail expansion and community engagement across all ages and backgrounds. We hope to see domestic and international tourist arrivals continue to rise as a pillar of the state’s economy,” said Amirudin, speaking at the event’s grand launch at the Tropicana Gardens Mall Convention Centre.

Awesome life-size exhibits. Image from: Tropicana

“We are proud to be the official event organiser and our team has invested huge amount of time and effort in the planning and preparation to deliver the most authentic and enjoyable “The World of DC Exhibition” experience with Warner Bros. Discovery Global Themed Entertainment, Beast Kingdom and Tropicana Gardens Mall. Riding on the global success of DC cinematic blockbusters such as The Batman, Aquaman, Man of Steel and Wonder Woman, we have put together “The World of DC Exhibition”, bringing these iconic characters to life, said Mary Koh, Executive Director of WOW Event Asia.”

“The World of DC Exhibition” features seven themed zones focusing on specific characters and themes. These range from the Dawn of Justice, featuring Superman and Batman, to the Rise of Super- Villains, highlighting the Birds of Prey and Suicide Squad, as well as a retail merchandise area.

The themed zones include fan-favourite vehicles, gadgets and more from the DC Universe, including Superman’s emblematic blue and red suit, Batman’s Batmobile, Knight Crawler, Bat-Signal, and Wonder Woman’s costumes. Along the way, visitors can experience the excitement of wielding superpowers through interactive showcases such as Wonder Woman’s Training Field, Aquaman’s Aquarium and more. In addition, a vibrant array of Instagram hotspots abound, including Suicide Squad’s Graffiti Wall and photo opportunities with the Lasso of Truth and El Diablo.

Tickets for “The World of DC Exhibition” are priced at RM38 for children aged three to 12 years, RM55 for MyKad holders, RM65 for non-MyKad holders and RM150 for Express tickets. Admission is complimentary for children below three years old. 

(23 December 2022)