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Batman: Arkham Universe domain registered by Warner Bros

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 14, 2013 7:30am PST

Given the mad success of the Batman: Arkham games, it's unsurprising that Warner Bros is keen to work on another entry in the money-making...


"Cool, as long as I can play multiple characters in the same type of gameplay and massive world ..."

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Batman: Arkham City Armored Edition (Wii U) review

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 18, 2012 7:00pm PST

Batman: Arkham City Armored Edition for Wii U contains everything from the GOTY collection, and a few new features that take advantage of the GamePad. These additions do a terrific job of making you feel that much more like the Batman--although the port's technical shortcomi...


"alot of the issues with most the games seem to be porting issues or the devs being quick"

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Field Report: Batman Arkham City - Harley Quinn's Revenge

By Andrew Yoon, May 30, 2012 1:00pm PDT

Harley Quinn's Revenge is everything Batman fans have been waiting for from Arkham City DLC, even if it doesn't hit the same high moments that the original game did.


Batman: Arkham City makes 'fantastic use' of Wii U controller

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 12, 2012 1:30pm PDT

Speaking at Game Developers Conference, Epic's Mark Rein noted that the Wii U version of Batman: Arkham City won't be a straight port of the PC/PS3/Xbox 360 game.


"Yep -- never been as badly burned on a preorder as on this one."

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Batman: Arkham City dev tried adding multiplayer

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 09, 2012 12:45pm PST

The developers behind Batman: Arkham City tried adding multiplayer to the game, but backed out because "it always felt like it was just there as a requirement."


"Good on them for not just throwing in yet another pointless multiplayer mode unlike everyone ..."

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Best of 2011 Runner-Up: Batman Arkham City

By Shack Staff, Jan 18, 2012 12:00pm PST

This week Shacknews finally reveals its top five games of 2011. We continue today with out third best game of the year, as voted by the editors and staff writers: Rocksteady's Batman: Arkham City.


"is that a question? I guess I'm looking for a 360 style controller. Are any of the 'knock-offs' ..."

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Batman: Arkham City gets free Batman Inc. skin

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 20, 2011 6:45am PST

Batman: Arkham City gets yet another slate of DLC today. Thankfully, at least some of it is free.


Batman: Arkham World teased

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 10, 2011 7:00pm PST

Shock! There's going to be another Batman: Arkham game. Titled Batman: Arkham World, the title was revealed during the Spike TV Video Game Awards...


"Uhh...are there really only a few of us who realize this is a joke? Come on, it's not like ..."

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Batman: Arkham City suffers DirectX 11-related issues

By Xav de Matos, Nov 28, 2011 4:45pm PST

Batman: Arkham City's PC launch seems to have been marred by some DirectX 11 issues that have left the game unplayable, Steam forum users have reported.


"Xav has a fair point - the Shack IS the real "Kobayashi Maru." No doubt about it. They've ..."

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Batman: Arkham City DLC continues December 20th, features challenge maps

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 28, 2011 11:00am PST

You've solved every Riddler challenge, collected all of Catwoman's loot, and conquered every challenge map as Robin and Nightwing. So, now what? You can get new challenge maps on December 20th.


"What do you mean "abysmally broken?" DX11 lags like crazy but otherwise it's fine on DX9. "

- The Grolar Bear see all 11 comments

Warner acknowledges Batman: Arkham City save file issue, asks for help

By Xav de Matos, Nov 14, 2011 2:00pm PST

Sixteen days after we first reported on the issue, Warner Bros. is asking for help from Batman: Arkham City users to detail their save file problems with the Xbox 360 version of the game.


"So....hows that fix coming? 1h 43 minutes till this thread expires!"

- EricZBA see all 24 comments

Field Report: Batman Arkham City 'Nightwing DLC'

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 02, 2011 5:15pm PDT

It's only been a few weeks since the release of Batman: Arkham City, but Rocksteady has already pushed out its first bit of DLC for the game. How does it play, and is it worth a purchase?


Batman: Arkham City save files disappearing for some users

By Xav de Matos, Oct 28, 2011 8:00pm PDT

According to an ongoing thread on the forum, users have returned to their game only to find their save files have either been corrupted or have outright vanished from their console.


"not for me it didnt.. I was reading on the official forum. Apparently someone connected the HDD ..."

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Batman: Arkham City review

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 28, 2011 12:00pm PDT

We don our cape and cowl to hit the streets of Arkham City as Batman for our review of Rocksteady's second effort as the Dark Knight.


"It's a review based on your opinion, i get that but... this is ridiculous. First, what was with ..."

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Batman: Arkham City free with Samsung 830 SSD drives

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 25, 2011 9:30am PDT

Promising faster game loads than conventional hard drives, Samsung's newly released 830 series of SSDs, 128GB and above, will come with a special bonus: a free PC download of Batman: Arkham City.


"^^^ The difference in map-loads for something like DoWII: Retribution is extremely noticeable."

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