Batman: Arkham Asylum

XB360, PC, PS3, MAC / Action / Release: Aug 25, 2009 / ESRB: T

Free Batman DLC Brings Two New Maps Thursday

By Chris Faylor, Sep 14, 2009 10:05am PDT

With the first batch of downloadable content for Batman: Arkham Asylum due out this Thursday, September 17, publisher Eidos today unveiled exactly...


"Wow. Can't argue with free DLC on the very day of release, can you? (EU here)"

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Batman Getting Two DLC Packs Across Two Weeks

By Chris Faylor, Sep 10, 2009 10:29am PDT

With Eidos having revealed that Batman: Arkham Asylum is to get a new downloadable add-on next week, Sony has now said that a second will appear...


"This is the game that keeps on giving! I'm already fucking hooked on the challenge maps and ..."

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Free Batman: Arkham Asylum DLC Coming to All Platforms Next Week

By Nick Breckon, Sep 08, 2009 4:05pm PDT

The news that Rocksteady is ready to release downloadable content for its popular superhero adventure Batman: Arkham Asylum is not a surprise, but...


"The only games that consoles/console controllers do better on is fighting and football games. ..."

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Batman PC Trailer Highlights PhysX Effects

By Chris Faylor, Sep 01, 2009 2:35pm PDT

What, you thought that the trailer train would stop just because Batman: Arkham Asylum arrived on consoles last week? Why, that notion is almost as mad as The Joker himself. Instead of focusing on the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 editions, the lat


"we dont need a physx card for this right? any 88xx ++ nvidia will do it?"

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Batman: Arkham Asylum Launch Week Deals

By Chris Faylor, Aug 24, 2009 12:18pm PDT

Canadians won't be the only ones to get a good deal on Batman: Arkham Asylum this week, as retailer Toys R Us is offering to give up to half of the...


Batman Arkham Asylum: The Launch Trailer

By Chris Faylor, Aug 24, 2009 10:37am PDT

With previous trailers having covered just about every aspect of Batman: Arkham Aslyum, this one takes a different angle, highlighting some quotes from pre-release reviews. The PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 editions of Rocksteady's detective comic


"I've pre-ordered this, I cant wait, but it's a shame about the GFWL. Gotta hand it to ..."

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Batman: Arkham Asylum Trailer Explores History

By Chris Faylor, Aug 20, 2009 10:21am PDT

It's hard to believe that the media onslaught of Batman: Arkham Asylum is almost over, what with the PS3 and Xbox 360 versions due next week on August 25, but don't fret. Between the ability to actually play the full version of Rocksteady's dete


"The gameplay and feel reminds me a small amount of Riddick, but it has a beat-em-up component, ..."

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Batman: Arkham Asylum Trailer Gadget Heaven

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 14, 2009 1:35pm PDT

It's a little known fact that Batman's belt is no mere fearsome fashion accessory but also home to many high-tech gadgets, shown in a new Batman: Arkham Asylum trailer. Batman arrives August 25 on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, with the PhysX-packi


"Mmm, was that the BATCAVE? Looks very Tim Burton Esq. :)"

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The Demoman: Batman: Arkham Asylum

By Christopher Livingston, Aug 10, 2009 4:32pm PDT

As the Demoman, it's eerie just how much in common I have with Batman, even beyond the fact that both our names end in "man." Batman is a...


Arkham Asylum Dev Diary: Batman's Sense and English Sensibilities

By Nick Breckon, Aug 07, 2009 2:46pm PDT

Get your post-demo fix of Batman talk with this new dev diary, a behind-the-scenes look at Rocksteady Studios' work on the project. Arkham hits the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 on August 25


"fyi gents , the demo was set to EASY. one of the guys over at eurogamer forums emailed a guy ..."

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Weekend Deals: Insane Indie Bundles, Batman: Arkham Asylum Prices Compared

By Nick Breckon, Aug 07, 2009 12:21pm PDT

It's a great week for weekend deals out there. Steam and Direct2Drive are both offering fantastic deals on indie bundles, and other outlets are...


Batman: Arkham Asylum PC Demo Released

By Nick Breckon, Aug 06, 2009 10:15pm PDT

PC gamers can now don their digital cape and cowls, as developer Rocksteady has released the demo for Batman: Arkham Asylum. Grab the 2GB,...


"Very much getting this game. It ran great at medium settings, PhysX on medium, on my 9500GT ..."

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PlayStation Store Update Delivers Batman: Arkham Asylum Demo, Call of Duty DLC and More

By Chris Faylor, Aug 06, 2009 4:02pm PDT

It's a monster of a PlayStation Store update today, with a downloadable demo of Batman: Arkham Asylum and the third map pack for Call of Duty:...


"You know how frustrating it is that this Crystal Defenders game is the FIRST square game to hit ..."

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Batman: Arkham Asylum PC Delayed, Gets PhysX

By Chris Faylor, Aug 06, 2009 7:50am PDT

Once expected to hit alongside the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 versions on August 25, the PC release of Batman: Arkham Asylum has been pushed back...


"Eidos is lying through their teeth - again. The PC demo already has full PhysX capability ..."

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Batman Arkham Asylum Trailer: Greatest Hits

By Chris Faylor, Aug 03, 2009 12:00pm PDT

With a downloadable demo of Batman: Arkham Asylum hitting all three platforms--PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360--later this week, co-publishers Warner and Eidos have issued a trailer that summarizes


"I really hope this doesn't suck. I don't want to read or watch another thing about it before I ..."

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