Rocksteady News


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. "

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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!"

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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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Batman: Arkham City sells 2 million in first week

By Steve Watts, Oct 25, 2011 7:00am PDT

Batman: Arkham City has sold 2 million copies, from 4.6 million shipped, putting it on track to match or top Arkham Asylum's sales.


"Yes it is definitley annoying and shitty. But the game is good so you should play it anyway."

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Batman: Arkham City PC specs revealed

By Jeff Mattas, Oct 21, 2011 1:00pm PDT

The PC specs for Batman: Arkham City have been released.


"I wasn't aware that BF3 was on Steam.... unless of course you're being blatantly misleading"

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Celebrate Bat-Day with new Batman: Arkham City screens

By Xav de Matos, Oct 18, 2011 6:30pm PDT

Batman: Arkham City is available right now for the Xbox 360 and PS3. Can't get to a copy? Check out these screens until you have a chance to don the cape and cowl.


"The Asian version will get NO redeem codes for extra Batman costume styles. Anyone know if they ..."

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WB Interactive exec shares successes, teases new DC superhero game

By Jeff Mattas, Oct 18, 2011 4:15pm PDT

Warner Bros. Interactive discusses its secrets to recent success, and teases a number of new titles for next year, including another game starring a DC superhero.


Batman: Arkham City Robin, Nightwing, and Skins DLC dated, priced

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 11, 2011 7:30am PDT

As we noted earlier, all pre-order "exclusive" DLC for Batman: Arkham City will be made available for purchase after release. GameStop has inadvertently confirmed this, revealing the dates and prices for three upcoming DLC packs.


"Played AA, loved it, but I too will wait for GOTY. I don't like justifying the DLC BS that so ..."

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Batman: Arkham City's Robin DLC gameplay video

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 05, 2011 12:45pm PDT

Curious how the Boy Wonder plays in Batman: Arkham City? Well, you're about to find out in this first video look at the Robin DLC.


"Why does Robin looks like Slim Shady? and Gamestop will never....ever...get my money, even if ..."

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Batman: Arkham City adds the Mad Hatter, Poison Ivy

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 05, 2011 6:30am PDT

The latest episode of Qore, available free for PlayStation Plus subscribers, showcases two enemies for the upcoming Batman simulator. The Mad Hatter makes his first appearance for the franchise, while Poison Ivy makes a welcome return.


"Yeah, there wasn't much we could do about that. They're stills ripped from a highly compressed ..."

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Nightwing DLC coming to Batman: Arkham City

By Jeff Mattas, Oct 03, 2011 10:15am PDT

The achievement list for Batman: Arkham City DLC reveals that Nightwing will be another playable character.


"For sure. You think it's only 10 bucks here, 5 bucks there(times 3 or 4!) but thats only for ..."

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