MultiVersus Batman All Unlockables Moves How to Win Guide PS5 PS4 1

Batman is one of the playable characters in MultiVersus, the free-to-play platform fighter from Warner Bros. Games. The brooding Caped Crusader has a lot of tricks up his sleeve, making effective use of all his iconic gadgets. As part of our MultiVersus guide, we will be outlining all you need to know about Batman in the game. We'll introduce all unlockables, perks, moves, and how to win.

MultiVersus: Batman - All Unlockables, Perks, Moves, and How to Win

Below is everything you need to know about Batman in MultiVersus.

Batman: Biography and Overview

Before we begin to learn about all unlockables, moves, and how to win with Batman, we should get to know a little more about the character courtesy of his official biography and overview.

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Name First Appearance Character Class Voiced By
Batman (aka Bruce Wayne) Detective Comics #27 (1939) Bruiser Kevin Conroy

Batman is one of the most popular superheroes ever, with a practically constant presence not only in comic books but in games, TV shows, and movies. After a young Bruce Wayne witnessed his parents being murdered in a petty crime, he inherited a fortune and vowed to wipe the streets of Gotham City clean. Highly intelligent and physically strong, Batman uses both brains and brawn to take down iconic villains like The Joker and Penguin.

Batman: All Costumes and Unlockables

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Below, we've listed all the cosmetic items you can unlock related to Batman in MultiVersus.

Item Name Description
Cost / How to Unlock
Gotham Knight Banner
Complete Preseason Battle Pass Tier 10 (Premium)
Road to Arkham

Banner

Complete Preseason Battle Pass Tier 12 (Free)
Batman Profile Icon Reach Mastery Level 14

Batman

Badge
Reach Mastery Level 15
Batman
Annnouncer Pack
100 Gleamium
Accidental Bomb Emote - Taunt 350 Gleamium
Bat Signal Ringout VFX 1200 Gleamium
The Animated Series
Variant
2000 Gleamium

Batman: All Perks

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In this section of the guide, we're revealing a list of all Perks for Batman. These can be unlocked with XP as part of Batman's Mastery track. Remember that unlocking a character's Perks will make it cheaper to purchase them as Train Perks on another character, with the exception of Signature Perks which are exclusive to the character they're unlocked for.

Offense Perks

Perk Name
Description
How to Unlock
Hit 'Em While They're Down
Your team deals 5% increased damage when hitting debuffed enemies
Reach Mastery Level 7
That's (Not) All, Folks!
Ringing out enemies while near the blast zone pushes the attacker back towards the center of the map Reach Mastery Level 11
Up, Up, and A-Slay Your team deals 5% increased damage with attacks that knock back enemies upward Reach Mastery Level 12
Slippery When Feint Your team receives 10% increased dodge distance when dodging out of an attack hit cancel Reach Mastery Level 13

Utility Perks

Perk Name
Description
How to Unlock
Aerial Acrobat
Your team receives 10% increased air acceleration
Reach Mastery Level 2
Gravity Manipulation
Your team receives 10% increased fast fall speed
Reach Mastery Level 4

Signature Perks

Perk Name
Description
How to Unlock
Bouncerang
Hitting an enemy with the Batarang while it is returning to Batman will apply maximum stacks of Weakened Reach Mastery Level 8
Precision Grapple
Batman's grappling hook emits a powerful blast when Batman arrives at his destination. However, he deals les damage and knockback while his grapple reels him in
Reach Mastery Level 10

Batman: All Moves and How to Win

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If you want to play as Batman in MultiVersus, this section will go over his moves and offer some advice on how to use him effectively. Inputs shown are using default controls.

Attacks

Move Name
Description
Input

Batarang

Charge and throw a Batarang item. It can be aimed during flight and will return shortly. Cooldown applies. Cooldown is reduced if Batarang returns. On hit, applies 1 stack of Weakened

Neutral Square

Bat-Combo

A combo of punches ending in an uppercut

Side Square

Clear the Air

Charge an overhead swing Up Square
Bat-Slide
Charge a slide attack. Charging extends the distance of the slide. Input again to combo into a forward kick Down Square
Aerial Batarang
Same as ground Air Neutral Square
Bat-Strike

Charge a forward punch. Input again to combo into a jab that will rush forward until hitting an enemy

Air Side Square
Flying Uppercut

Charge an upward jab. Input again to combo into another swipe. Swipe on hit applies 1 stack of Weakened

Air Up Square

Bat-Kick

A downward flip kick Air Down Square

Specials

Move Name
Description
Input
Bat-Bomb

Equip a Bat-Bomb. Hit an enemy with an attack afterward to attach the Bat-Bomb. The bomb will detonate shortly, and launch the victim upward. Throwing a Batarang while the bomb is equipped will attach the bomb. Cooldown applies if the Batarang does not return the bomb Neutral Triangle

Bat-Grapple


Batman will aim and then fire his grappling hook gun, attaching it to fighters or the environment. The grapple will pull him to its destination and he will hit enemies along the way Side Triangle
Rising Bat Batman can charge an uppercut that launches him into the air Up Triangle
Smoke Bomb
Batman detonates a smoke bomb, enveloping him and nearby fighters in smoke. While in smoke, Batman and his allies are given Invisibility, receive Projectile Sidestep, and gain faster recharge for their dodge meter. Allies also receive brief Invulnerability. Enemies inside the smoke are slowed. Cooldown applies Down Triangle
Rapid Rising Bat
Similar to ground without charge Air Up Triangle
Crashing Justice Batman kicks down and rockets to the ground, controlling his direction as he goes Air Down Triangle

Passive Abilities

Ninja Training: While Invisible, Batman gains Hasten and his attacks apply 3 stacks of Weakened.

Batman can dodge upward or diagonally-upward from the ground.

How to Win as Batman

Batman is yet another Bruiser class fighter in MultiVersus, but unlike others, he has access to various tools and tricks that complement his regular attacks. Something else to bear in mind are his various abilities that deal Weakened to foes, which can give you a good upper hand if you stack it.

The Batarang is a key part of Batman's moveset. Fully charged, the item can cover a lot of ground, and you can even influence its flight path slightly. If it connects, it'll give out a stack of Weakened. Try to weave the Batarang into your attacks. His Up Attack also delivers Weakened, and is fairly easy to follow up with after his standard combo.

The smoke bomb special is also extremely useful, and further leans into the Weakened status effect. When you're in the smoke, Batman's attacks will deliver three stacks of it, as well as giving several other bonuses.

The grappling hook on Side Special is great not only for zipping toward enemies, but also for recovery. If you're flung off the side, you can use the grappling hook to either latch onto another player or the arena itself, and Batman will be pulled towards it. Speaking of recovery, if you hold down the jump button in the air, Batman will glide, making it fairly easy to return to the stage.


So, that's everything there is to know about Batman in MultiVersus. Are you enjoying playing as the Caped Crusader in MultiVersus? Share your own tips and advice in the comments section below, and check out our MultiVersus guide for much more. And, for more on other MultiVersus characters, refer to the following pages: