DC Universe is free2play all year around. But now until 12/31/16 all the games episodes 1-26 is open for all to play. It's a great time to get into the game and try it out. As usual 15 points were touched on.
Get your video games fix on.
Useful Links to get started
Orbit Player Builds= https://www.youtube.com/user/FuLlMeTaLHeRoEs
Useful Starter Guide= http://www.nowgamer.com/features/2228221/getting_started_in_dc_universe_online.html
Money Farming= https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PfIdJsY2LM4 
Skill Point Farming= https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7COtNO46Lu8 
Getting Started Endgame= http://www.newdawnguild.com/index.php?topic=3038.0
Housing Guide= https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t4zhGOSUjcs 
This should be quite enough to get you started. Should you choose to play this game.