Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Batman

E3 2012 – Warner Bros.: Arkham City Armored Edition Wii U bound

Batman Arkham City Armored Edition (Wii U) E3 2012 Announcement - Screenshot 1

The Dark Knight will be making his way to the Wii U later this year. Warner Bros. has announced that WB Games Montréal is reconfiguring Rocksteady’s Batman: Arkham City for the Wii U and Wii U GamePad, and will be releasing the new version as Batman: Arkham City Armored Edition. In addition to GamePad support, the Armored Edition will also include all of the content from the base game and all of the DLC released to date. It will also introduce the Battle Armored Tech (B.A.T.) mode and new Armored Suits for Batman and Catwoman. The suits allow players to build up kinectic energy during combat, and then release it by engaging the B.A.T. mode, dealing additional damage.

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Convention, Wii U

Just Batman and Robin busting heads in Harley Quinn’s Revenge

Batman: Arkham City (360, PC, PS3) 360 and PS3 DLC and GOTY Screenshot Announcement - Screenshot 1

Warner Bros. has released some new screenshots from the upcoming Batman: Arkham City DLC epilogue Harley Quinn’s Revenge Pack. The final chapter, estimated to last over two hours, is scheduled to launch on May 29 for 800 MS Points/$9.99. The pack will also be included with the Game of the Year Edition, also set to be released on May 29.

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DLC, PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Batman: Arkham City GOTY Edition, new mission DLC announced

Batman: Arkham City (360, PC, PS3) 360 and PS3 Game of the Year Edition and DLC Announcement - Screenshot 1

Gamers who missed out on last year’s Batman: Arkham City are now going to get the chance to catch up all in one go with Batman: Arkham City Game of the Year Edition. Set to launch on May 29 for the 360 and PS3, the GOTY Edition will include the base game, the Harley Quinn’s Revenge two-hour epilogue chapter, all five DLC packs, and a Batman Year One movie download. Owners of Arkham City will be able to play Harley Quinn’s Revenge as well when it launches on Live and PSN on May 29.

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Gotham City Impostors for the 360 gets an update plus free DLC

Gotham City Impostors, the new download-only first-person shooter from Warner Bros., has received a new DLC pack today for the 360. The free release includes Matchmaking fixes, such as the ability to join a game in progress; a new map, 25th Floor; two new weapons, Kingmaker and Falcon Blade; the Toxic Gas Support Item; a new Fun Fact; and two new costume choices, the lunchador and “corporate schlub gone mad.”

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DLC, Xbox 360 News

Gotham City Impostors out – to drive you batty (ha!)

Gotham City Imposters (360, PC, PS3) Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

Warner Bros.’ download-only Batman-inspired shooter, Gotham City Impostors, has launched for 360, PC, and PS3. Impostors pits teams of customized Bats and Jokerz against one another in a battle for control of Gotham City. Up to 12 players will be able to duke it out in teams of six.

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PC News, PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Gotham City Impostors gets bumped to February

Gotham City Imposters (360 PC PS3) Feb Delay Announcement - Screenshot 1

Batman fans looking to take on Gotham’s insane, or Joker fans looking to take on Gotham’s do-gooders, will have to wait a bit longer. Warner Bros. Interactive has announced that the release of Gotham City Impostors, the upcoming download-only first-person shooter, has been pushed back from January 10 to February.

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PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Batman: Arkham City gets Arkham City Skins Pack DLC

Batman: Arkham City (360, PC, PS3) Arkham City Skins Pack DLC Launch Announcement - Header

The Dark Knight is getting a bit fancier today with the release of the Arkham City Skins Pack. The $4.99/400 MS Point set includes seven skins ranging from Year One to Batman Beyond.

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DLC, PC News, PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Batman: Arkham City launches for PC, Robin DLC for 360 and PS3

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Batman: Arkham City has launched for Games for Windows Live, and is now available on Steam, OnLive, Origin, Impulse, and other digital distribution services. Joining the PC version is the Robin Bundle Pack for the 360 and PS3. The 560 MS Point/$6.99 pack is similar to the recently released Nightwing Bundle, with Robin available for play in all challenge maps as well as in two new included maps. Robin has a unique move list and gadget loadout, and he will also sport a few different looks with two additional skins.

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Gotham City Impostors release date, beta announced

Gotham City Impostors (360, PC, PS3) Release Date Announcement - Header

The Batman universe is getting plenty of attention these days. Batman: Arkham City recently launched for the 360 and PS3, is set to hit the PC later this month, and today, Warner Bros. has announced the release date for their upcoming first-person shooter Gotham City Impostors. The download-only title will launch on January 10 for the 360, PC, and PS3.

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PC News, PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Batman: Arkham City release date announced for PC

Batman: Arkham City (360, PC, PS3) PC Release Date Announcement - Screenshot 2

Batman’s been pummeling heads on the 360 and PS3 for a few days now, and shortly, PC gamers will also get the chance to crush Arkham’s baddies. Warner Bros. has announced that the Games for Windows PC version of Batman: Arkham City will hit store shelves on November 22.

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