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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!"

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Warner Bros. thinks Lollipop Chainsaw might make a good movie

By Jeff Mattas, Mar 15, 2012 2:30pm PDT

Lollipop Chainsaw writer James Gunn has let slip that Warner Bros. has expressed potential interest in a film based on the game, should the title perform well at retail.


"what the fuck. I didn't even know about that one. Fuckin' SyFy."

- SkeezPimp see all 13 comments

LOTRO expansion 'Riders of Rohan' announced, launching this fall

By Xav de Matos, Jan 25, 2012 5:30pm PST

Developer Turbine has announced a new expansion for Lord of the Rings Online. Dubbed "Riders of Rohan," the expansion will increase the level cap and bring players to iconic locations in the lore.


"Yeah, I'll give you a +1 for that. one, well played. Although, one caveat -- the Lohan of ..."

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D&D Online expansion 'Menace of the Underdark' coming this summer

By Xav de Matos, Jan 19, 2012 3:00pm PST

After six years in the market, Dungeons & Dragons Online will receive its first expansion pack, bringing fans to the famed Forgotten Realms. Menace of the Underdark comes out this summer.


"Actually I didn't stop playing AC until the WoW beta came around, and even then I didn't ..."

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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 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 ..."

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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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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

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.


Lord of the Rings: War in the North demo exclusively on OnLive

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 02, 2011 2:15pm PDT

With The Lord of the Rings: War in the North now in stores, you may be wondering where the demo is. Turns out, the only one is on OnLive.


"Was really hoping to try a steam demo to see whether or not to buy. Thanks for saving me money!"

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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 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."

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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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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.


Green Lantern Blu-ray includes Batman: Arkham City costume

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 24, 2011 4:00pm PDT

Sometimes, DLC can pop up in the strangest of places. Purchasers of the upcoming Green Lantern Blu-ray will receive a rare costume for use in Batman: Arkham City.


"Goddamn - with the array of awesome costumes they're coming out with... please, Rocksteady... ..."

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