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Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate coming to PC, PS3, Xbox 360, and Wii U

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 20, 2014 7:45am PST

Warner Bros has officially announced an HD version of Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate. The Armature-developed game was originally released as a...


"No interest for a Wii U port. If DLC is going to be held up on other Batman and Wii U titles, I ..."

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Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate video shows off 10 minutes of Vita gameplay

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 24, 2013 12:15pm PDT

Hey, don't forget that there's another Arkham Origins game coming out this week. In addition to the PC, console, and mobile game, there's also Blackgate for 3DS and Vita.


Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate trailer reveals a familiar setup

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 30, 2013 7:45am PDT

There's actually two Batman: Arkham games coming out this year. If you forgot about Blackgate for 3DS and Vita, a new trailer from Warner Bros will...


Batman played by Sonic the Hedgehog's voice actor in Arkham Origins

By Andrew Yoon, May 20, 2013 6:15am PDT

According to developer WB Montreal, Origins will show off a "rawer, scarier Batman." So, of course they got the voice of Sonic the Hedgehog to play Batman this time around. (We're not kidding.)


"Could be that they're going to flash back and forth between present-day and origin-time period ..."

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How Oldboy inspired Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate for Vita and 3DS

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 19, 2013 5:00pm PDT

One of the biggest challenges of making a 2D Arkham game is adapting the "FreeFlow" combat system. Game director Mark Pacini says that Blackgate's combat needed to be built "from the ground up," and takes large inspiration from the 2003 Korean movie Oldboy.


"It's a movie that I really like, but don't recommend to many people I know. I... don't want to ..."

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