Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Batman

Batman: Arkham City – Nightwing reports in with launch of new DLC

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The Nightwing Bundle Pack DLC announced last month for Batman: Arkham City is now available for the 360 and PS3. For 560 MS Points/$6.99, caped crusaders will receive Nightwing as a playable character in the main game as well as all challenge maps, complete with his own unique move list and set of gadgets, as well as two challenge maps (Wayne Manor and Main Hall) and his Animated Series character skin.

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The Dark Knight gets back to business with Batman: Arkham City

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Console gamers itching to don their cape and cowl, wait no longer: Batman: Arkham City is now available for the 360 and PS3. PC gamers wanting to introduce injustice to their latex fists of rage will be able to join in on November 15. Rocksteady Studios returns to the franchise with a new adventure for the caped crusader, releasing him from Arkham Asylum and into the city itself. The game world is said to be five times larger than that of Arkham Asylum and is populated by a who’s who of the Batman universe, including Two-Face, Harley Quinn, The Penguin, and Mr. Freeze, with Nightwing lending a hand on November 1 and Robin on November 22 in 360 and PS3 DLC character packs (560 MS Points/$6.99).

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Batman: Arkham City – Nightwing Bundle Pack DLC revealed

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The Dark Knight will be joined by his former protégé Nightwing next time around, courtesy of a DLC pack. The Nightwing Bundle Pack for Batman: Arkham City will be available on November 1, with Robin’s pack launching later on November 22, for 560 MS Points/$6.99.

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Batman: Arkham City – PC release confirmed, new screens released

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The Dark Knight is suiting up to drop a batfist full of pain on PC gamers … just a little later than console gamers. Warner Bros. has the 360 and PS3 crowds covered with an October release—18, to be precise—for Batman: Arkham City, while PC gamers will be getting in on the action shortly thereafter sometime in November. No set date was announced, so just put little bat symbols on every day of the calendar to be on the safe side.

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Batman: Arkham City goes 3D for consoles, PC

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Warner Bros. has announced that the Dark Knight will be returning to gaming in a new dimension. The upcoming action-adventure Batman: Arkham City, set for release on October 18, will support both stereoscopic and anaglyphic 3D for the 360 and PS3, as well as Nvidia 3D Vision for PCs. Console gamers will be able to experience uncomfortably close fists with a 3D HDTV and active shutter glasses, while PC gamers can use GeForce-equipped desktop and notebook PCs as well as compatible 3DTVs. HDTV owners can play the game in anaglyphic 3D with “technology compatible with all high definition TV sets and visible to players wearing 3D glasses available for the video game.”

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Batman: Arkham City gets a touch of Castle with Stana Katic

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Warner Bros. made a small Batman: Arkham City announcement at Comic-Con this week. Stana Katic from ABC’s Castle has signed on to voice the character of Talia al Ghul. If you don’t know of Talia, then you might know her father, the classic villain (and one of the best on the animated series) Ra’s al Ghul.

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