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Batman actor adds confusion to Arkham Origins announcement

By Steve Watts, May 21, 2013 8:15am PDT

Kevin Conroy briefly issued a tweet to clarify yesterday's report that he would be playing a voice in the next Arkham, but quickly deleted it. It seems to imply another Arkham game in the works besides Origins.


"It's probably Rocksteady's actual next-gen Arkham game that we'll get at the end of 2014. Just ..."

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Batman: Arkham City Armored trailer shows off Wii U features

By Steve Watts, Oct 09, 2012 12:30pm PDT

A lengthy new trailer for Batman: Arkham City: Armored Edition shows off how the Wii U GamePad will be used for Bat's various high-tech gadgets.


"I don't get why they're putting this out as new. It's the exact same trailer as the one they ..."

- DaCellaFella see all 2 comments

Report: Follow-up to Batman: Arkham City to be a prequel

By Steve Watts, Jul 11, 2012 8:15am PDT

Rocksteady is reportedly working on a prequel to the Arkham series, styled after the Silver Age of comics and detailing Batman's first meeting with the Joker.


"It's like when Kojima was going to stop making Metal Gear after every game since Solid came out. "

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Batman Arkham City: Armored Edition shown for Wii U

By Steve Watts, Jun 05, 2012 9:30am PDT

Warner Bros and Rocksteady showed off a new version of Batman: Arkham City, titled "Armored Edition." It packs new exclusive armor for Batman and Catwoman, along with touch-screen features for Batman's gadgets.


Batman: Arkham City Harley Quinn DLC available now

By Steve Watts, May 29, 2012 9:00am PDT

Batman: Arkham City's "Harley Quinn's Revenge" DLC is out today, giving a new story mission for $9.99 and closing the book on the game.


"If you don't have the other DLCs the Game of the Year edition might be the better route."

- mancide see all 5 comments

Batman: Arkham City GOTY, Harley Quinn DLC announced

By Steve Watts, Apr 23, 2012 8:10am PDT

Batman: Arkham City is getting the "Harley Quinn's Revenge" DLC and the "Game of the Year" edition that includes all DLC packs, in late May.


"I really enjoyed the first one. I think I'll wait a little longer and pick up the GOTY edition. ..."

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Batman: Arkham City DLC hinted with new Trophies

By Steve Watts, Apr 03, 2012 10:00am PDT

A new set of Trophies for Batman: Arkham City hints toward new DLC featuring Harley Quinn and Robin.


"This is the only game I've bought DLC for and I'll buy this too - such an awesome game, can't wait!"

- NastyNorman see all 2 comments

Batman: Arkham City PC patch fixes save corruption

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 20, 2012 10:00am PDT

Rocksteady has finally released a patch addressing save game corruption problems in the PC edition of Batman: Arkham City, four months after the game launched.


"Just in time, I'm playing this now. So far so familiar, but that's no bad thing!"

- node see all 14 comments

Batman: Arkham City PC patch fixes DirectX 11 for some, not all

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 07, 2011 5:45am PST

The dark days of dire DirectX 11 performance in Batman: Arkham City are at an end, thanks to a new patch. Unless you're running a 32-bit version of Windows 7 or Vista, that is, in which case you should avoid DX 11 entirely until it's patched again.


"Like PenicillinX57 mentions below, its a little better looking. Not worth the 50% loss in ..."

- EricZBA see all 11 comments

Batman: Arkham City swinging onto PC a week late

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 08, 2011 7:45am PST

The PC edition of Batman: Arkham City has been ever-so-slightly delayed, publisher Warner Bros. announced today. It's now slated to arrive on November 22.


Batman: Arkham City Nightwing DLC trailer swoops in

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 26, 2011 8:15am PDT

What makes Nightwing different enough from Batman that you'd want to pay $7 to play him in Batman: Arkham City's challenge maps? Watch the first trailer for the DLC and decide for yourself.


"I wonder what Supes would look like showing up in this game. It might just be freaking awesomesauce."

- uebersoldat see all 22 comments

Batman: Arkham City official iPad/iPhone map app launched

By Steve Watts, Oct 21, 2011 5:30pm PDT

A new official Map App gives you the locations and walkthroughs to find each of the Riddler's riddles and trophies in Batman: Arkham City. It costs $2.99 on the App Store.


"You pay for strategy guides? I just google the info and I find the answers I need within minutes."

- ajvitaly see all 11 comments

Batman: Arkham City PC edition dated, PhysX effects unveiled

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 19, 2011 6:00am PDT

With the console editions of Batman: Arkham City out the Bat-door, a release date and shiny PhysX effects have been announced for the delayed PC version. It'll hit on November 15, crammed full of lovely particles.


"LOL so an 8800 gt runs the game just as well as a 560 ? Except you get flying paper and debris? ..."

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Batman Beyond skin is NOS bonus

By Steve Watts, Oct 18, 2011 7:30am PDT

Cans and bottles of NOS grant you a code to the Batman Beyond skin in Batman: Arkham City. Drink up.


"If you still have an extra code I'd be VERY grateful to have it. Beyond is my favorite version ..."

- TwinbeeMkII see all 32 comments

Batman: Arkham City launch trailer ties it all together

By Steve Watts, Oct 14, 2011 8:15am PDT

The launch trailer for Batman: Arkham City details the conflict with Hugo Strange, and serves as a reminder of all the villains Batman will encounter.


"I was just trying to divide it against other games that are great, and might have great ..."

- GigiLeCheshire see all 29 comments