The Battle for Earth is a themed Downloadable Content Pack (DLC) for DC Universe Online originally released on March 13th 2012.
This pack includes a ninth power, Earth, for the player to use and the ability to visit the Island of Themyscira; home to Wonder Woman, and enter the bottled buildings in South Gotham. It also includes two new Group Combat Raids, a new Alert and a Duo all orientated around the continuing conflict with Brainiac.
Meanwhile, Batman notes new activity in the southern districts of Gotham City and learns of Brainiac's forces amassing within and around the bottled buildings. From there he learns of Brainiac's ultimate plan to drill into the core of the planet and access the center of the Multiverse to change it into his own design.
Both heroes and villains amass together in a final confrontation to stop the tyrant, however, as the villain falls, Future Lex Luthor enacts his own plan to access the Multiversal core and gain unlimited power. Meanwhile, Future Batman, having survived Luthor's earlier betrayal, also arrives to stop him.
- Earth: A powerset available in Character Creation, this power allows the player to control the very elements of earth and stone to create stone golems, generate sand storms and levitate boulders.
- Brainiac-themed Tier-2 Duos
- Brainiac-themed Tier-3 Alerts
- Themyscira-themed Tier-4 Raids
- Brainiac-themed Tier-4 Raids
- Themyscira-themed and Brainiac-themed Armour Style Sets: Dropped within the DLC raids, alerts, missions and duo is the Amazonian, Astral Alloy, Brainiac Invader, Daggerpoint Bodysuit, and Kung-Fu Gi style sets. While new Tier-4 Heart of the Lion, Spirit of the Stag, Strength of the Ram, The Last Aurochs Iconic armours can be obtain within the Hall of Doom (villain) or the JLA Watchtower (hero).
- Old Gotham
- Riverfront Center
- South Gotham Courthouse
- Gotham Hospital
- Riverside Hotel
- GCPD Headquarters