Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Batman

Batman: Return to Arkham bringing updated Asylum, City to console

Batman Return to Arkham (PS4, Xbox One) Announcement - Screenshot 1

Batman is joining the re-release procession with Batman: Return to Arkham. The two-title bundle will include remastered versions of Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman: Arkham City. The Rocksteady Studios-developed entries are being updated by Virtuos using Unreal Engine 4. Both titles will come with all of the bonus content released in their respective Game of the Year editions as well as all downloadable content. Graphically, players can look forward to improved models, effects, environments, and shaders.

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New Crime Fighter Challenge Pack out for Batman: Arkham Knight

Batman Arkham Knight (360, PC, PS3, PS4, Xbox One) Crime Fighter Challenge Pack 6 Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

Rocksteady has released Crime Fighter Challenge Pack #6 for the PC version of Batman: Arkham Knight. Console owners will be able to grab the pack next week, on January 26. The pack adds focused training in Freeflow Combat and Invisible Predator stealth in locations from Arkham Asylum, Arkham City, and Arkham Knight during online play. Rocksteady is also throwing in a bonus for everyone with the January update, the Batman Incorporated skin.

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Season of Infamy: Most Wanted, DLC out for Batman: Arkham Knight

Batman Arkham Knight (360, PC, PS3, PS4, Xbox One) Season of Infancy DLC Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

Season of Infamy: Most Wanted Expansion has launched for Batman: Arkham Knight. The pack consists of four missions, each featuring a new story arc centered on Batman taking down a different villain: The Mad Hatter, Killer Croc, Ra’s Al Ghul, and Mr. Freeze. The missions are also available for purchase separately. Several other packs are on offer today, including Crime Fight Challenge Pack #5, 2008 Movie Batman Skin, Original Arkham Batmobile, Rocksteady Themed Batmobile Skin, Batman: Noel Skin, plus a free update that adds new skins. All packs are detailed below.

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Batman: Arkham Knight launching tomorrow, trailer released

Batman Arkham Knight (360, PC, PS3, PS4, Xbox One) Gameplay Trailer - Screenshot 5

Warner Bros. has released the launch trailer for Batman: Arkham Knight. Rocksteady’s return to the series will be released tomorrow for console and PC, and the trailer offers a two-minute look at the allies and villains that will be waiting for players once they hit the streets of Gotham.

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Batman: Arkham Knight gets new screens, extended gameplay trailer

Batman Arkham Knight (360, PC, PS3, PS4, Xbox One) Gameplay Trailer - Screenshot 1

Warner Bros. has released a new gameplay trailer for Batman: Arkham Knight. The seven-minute-long video, Time To Go To War, follows Batman as he squares off against the Arkham Knight’s militia and takes down one of Scarecrow’s safe houses. Accompanying screenshots from those portions of the game were also released. The footage is from the PS4 version.

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Batman: Arkham Knight gets ‘Be The Batman’ live-action trailer

Batman Arkham Knight (360, PC, PS3, PS4, Xbox One) Live Action Trailer Announcement - Screenshot 4

Warner Bros. has debuted a new live-action trailer for Batman: Arkham Knight, Be The Batman. Featuring The Wretched by Nine Inch Nails, the video features a variety of everyday people rising to the occasion. Though, to be fair to the people standing up to the muggers in alleys and subways, and the firefighter facing down an inferno to save someone, the athlete seems a little out of place. Unless Scarecrow has also taken to dominating the courts as well.

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Batman: Arkham Knight now launching June 23, plus gameplay trailer

Rocksteady has rescheduled the worldwide launch for Batman: Arkham Knight from June 2 to June 23. To tide series fans over, a new, nearly eight-minute-long gameplay trailer was released. Titled Officer Down, the video follows Batman as he glides and zips around Gotham, engaging thugs in melee combat (for a 30-hit combo), saving injured officers, and destroying rides in the Batmobile. The footage was captured directly from the PS4 version.

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Batman: Arkham Knight – Ace Chemicals Infiltration trilogy finale up

Warner Bros. released the final trailer of the Ace Chemicals Infiltration Trailer trilogy for Batman: Arkham Knight last weekend during the PlayStation Experience. The Official Batman: Arkham Knight – Ace Chemicals Infiltration Trailer – Pt 3 features more melee combat as well as the Arkham Knight’s Automated Gunship and a look at the PS4-exclusive bonus Scarecrow Nightmare Mission Pack. If you need to catch up, check out part one and two.

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Batman: Arkham Knight – Ace Chemicals Infiltration series continues

Warner Bros. has released the latest video of their Ace Chemical Infiltration trailer series for Batman: Arkham Knight. The second of the trilogy continues on from the first, with new footage of the Batmobile in Battle Mode as well as a glimpse at the Arkham Knight’s militia and drone tanks. Check out the first part here.

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New Batman: Arkham Knight trailer, Ace Chemicals Infiltration Part 1

Warner Bros. has begun to roll out new series of gameplay videos from Batman: Arkham Knight. First up is The Official Batman: Arkham Knight – Ace Chemicals Infiltration – Pt. 1, the first of a trilogy set during a hostage situation. Batman must infiltrate the Ace Chemicals plant and save the remaining workers while battling Arkham Knight and the Scarecrow’s forces. The footage showcases the new Fear Takedown move and incorporation of the Batmobile into Combat Mode.

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