DC Universe Online features two expansive Cities that serve as the Game World for DCUO. The cities are split up into different districts or boroughs. Players that choose The Joker or Batman as their mentor will be sent to Gotham City after they complete the Brainiac Ship starting event, and Players that choose Superman, Lex Luthor, Wonder Woman or Circe will be sent to Metropolis after they complete the Brainiac Ship starting event. You are free to traverse between the two cities at any level.
Major Player HubsEdit
Major Player Hubs are Large hubs that serve as a central base for each morality. Vendors, Banks, Attacking Dummies, Teleporters to Nightclubs/Police Stations and Re-Spec Devices are all examples of useful tools you can find in Major Player Hubs, Players will also encounter many Iconic Heroes/Villains in Major Player Hubs. Major Player Hubs can be accesses via Teleporters found in Nightclubs/Police Stations or by using the Warp HQ option in their Map tab on their UI.
Alert Locations (PvE adventure zones)Edit
Alerts are instances in DC Universe Online in which 4 players are joined together in a group and progress through various Alert or Crisis locations for loot, experience, or marks. Players may access Hard Mode alerts once they reach Level 30. Hard Mode Alerts have a higher difficulty than Normal mode alerts and reward Players with Marks.
- Ace Chemicals
- Stryker's Island
- Arkham Asylum
- Area 51 (Hard Mode)
- The Hall of Doom Armory (Villains Only)
- Watchtower Containment Facility (Heroes Only)
Legends: PvP Alert LocationsEdit
Legends PvP Alert Locations are Instances that serve as the battlefield for Legend PvP matches. They consist of iconic comic book locations.
Alert Locations (PvP arenas)Edit
PvP Arenas are instanced locations that are used a battlefield for PvP, where players aim to collect experience and marks. PvP Arenas have an objective that the teams will fight over, the team that reaches the ultimate goal or objective of the PvP Arena will win the match.
Raid Zones are instanced locations where 8 players come together to take on the challenges of the raid. Raids yield powerful equipment and rare marks but have a very high difficulty.