Rather than being an impressive cinematic this is a trailer of actual gameplay and while the graphics are still impressive it’s the story that we do without.
One of the important parts of any MMO for MMO devotees is how the group dynamics work. What does it look like to be part of a raid? This, I think, is why Sony have released this particular trailer.
Looking good? Looking like chaos? Wondering whether DC Universe is for you? I think DC have been doing a great job at trailing the game.