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By Steven Wong   //   June 26, 2015 2:15 PM

The 7 Most Famous Orphan Characters in Video Games

Batman: Arkham Knight proves that having a tragic childhood can definitely build character, but the Dark Knight is not alone in his pain. Here are some of the most famous orphan characters in video games.

By Shack Staff   //   March 25, 2015 2:00 PM

Shack Reels: Batman's Weird History in Gaming

Newer gamers are used to Batman's high-quality Arkham series. But Batman's gaming history has been somewhat checkered. Check out some of the Dark Knight's strangest forays into video games.

By Andrew Yoon   //   November 18, 2012 7:00 PM

Batman: Arkham City Armored Edition (Wii U) review

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 shortcomings hinder the experience quite a bit.
By Steve Watts   //   February 17, 2012 12:00 PM

Field Report: Gotham City Impostors

Now that Gotham City Impostors has been released, we take a closer look at the game systems and technical hiccups in the zany multiplayer shooter.
By Shack Staff   //   January 18, 2012 12:00 PM

Best of 2011 Runner-Up: Batman Arkham City

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.
By Xav de Matos   //   January 13, 2012 6:15 PM

Canceled 'Gotham by Gaslight' revealed by UI artist

Art for a Batman game pitched to THQ about two years ago has surfaced, featuring the Dark Knight in a steampunk-like universe inspired by an Elseworlds comic published in 1989.