A new Batman: Arkham City trailer has hit the oh-so-honest Interwebs, showing off the Joker and "Bats" crunching a few goons in co-op
As awesome as the footage is, it happens to be fake. How can we be so sure? Intuition and a catalogue of evidence provided by Joystiq. You can watch the video through here. It's definitely worth your time.
Warner Bros has reiterated an "Autumn 2011" release window for Batman: Arkham City, after VG247 dug up retailer listings pledging the game for a March 2011 release
Just to confirm, Batman Arkham City will be available in autumn 2011, a Warner Bros rep told the website. Both Play and ShopTo have the game down for March 25th, while Amazon's claiming a March
MTV Multiplayer's confirmed that Paul Dini will return as the writer for Batman: Arkham City
Dini said that work on Batman: Arkham City began almost immediately after work on Arkham Asylum was completed. And while he was keeping schtum about the specifics of the game's storyline, he did drop a hint regarding the current state of the project. "We're well on our way through production," he..
Warner's just announced the sequel to last year's Batman: Arkham Asylum, confirming it will be called Batman: Arkham City
The game's due for release next Fall on PlayStation 3. Alongside the official announcement, GameInformer's revealed the cover for their September issue, which features Arkham City on the front. The cover features Catwoman and a hint at Two-Face — both villains who have been..
Official PlayStation Magazine's confirmed that it will drop the first details and screens on Batman: Arkham Asylum 2 next month
The issue will drop on September 2nd, 2010; so you've less than a month to wait eager readers. The game's believed to be set inside Gotham City itself, with the Joker and Harley Quinn certain for adventure. Other characters rumoured for the game include Mr. Freeze, Talia..
Hats off Eidos
Seriously, hats off. Not only did you and Rocksteady Studios deliver a fantastic game in Batman: Arkham Asylum, but your commitment to post release support has been admirable. Sure, everytime you let us know about two new maps that are launching on the PSN you keep your game in the press, but that's not the point. The point is,...
This what happens when you have a good franchise and use it to make an excellent game
Take note publishers who rush their developers to release sub-standard tie-ins — if you actually gave everyone involved time to release a fully fleshed out experience — well you might sell more copies. Like Batman: Arkham Asylum has, having been shipped 2.5million times. That's a lot of games folks! A lot of..
Have you already got your platinum for Batman: Arkham Asylum? Itching for more content? You are?
Already. Fine, Eidos have got you covered with a further two, free, challenge maps for the excellent super-hero game. The two new maps, launching this week, will focus on the Freeflow Combat and Invisible Predator aspects of Arkham Asylum's gameplay. The former map is entitled "Totally Insane"..
Rocksteady's masterpiece Batman Arkham Asylum may go on to be many people's game of the year, but it all counts for nothing if it doesn't sell
Thankfully the title has topped the UK charts, offsetting Nintendo's Wii Sports Resort and resting a comfortable victor. The XBOX 360 version narrowly outsold the PS3 (with a 55% share) — we assume the exclusive Joker content on the PS3 version of the game..
When we told you Batman: Arkham Asylum was a bloody good video game, we meant it
But we never expected this. It's only just gone and won a Guinness World Record for being the "Most Critically Acclaimed Superhero Game Ever"."We are so pleased to be awarding Batman: Arkham Asylum a Guinness World Record. It is a fantastic new game and due to the reaction of gaming experts we believe it..
Batman: Arkham Asylum has a hard task to live up to
Hyped as the definitive super-hero game this generation early into its development, the game has always had a hard task ahead of it. With a number of delays to ensure quality behind it, Batman: Arkham Asylum is finally gearing up to release. Can it ever live up to the hype? From what we've played,...
A demo for one of the most hotly anticipated superhero games, Batman: Arkham Asylum, will hit the Playstation Network this Friday, 7th August
Strangely it won't come as a part of the usual Thursday update, presumably to keep all things fair between the various platforms the game is being released on (the XBOX 360's online marketplace gets updated on...
Just a quickie for our American readers, if you're thinking of pre-ordering Batman: Arkham Asylum, you might want to do it from GameStop
As a reward you'll get an "exclusive" challenge map (i.e. probably something that will be available as premium DLC in a few weeks) in the form of "Dem Bones" - a fight to the death between Batman and a bunch of, erm, skeletons. Word.
Is it me or does Batman: Arkham Asylum actually look like it's going to be bloody brilliant? This trailer further highlights that as it shows Bane getting particularly angry
It's a surprise we'd rather have encountered for ourselves while playing the game but, shrugs, companies seem to like spoiling their games via trailers these days. We're not too sure about Batman's voice actor though. Awaits a..