Warner Bros have released a new trailer for the game, Batman: Arkham Origins, featuring almost 5 minutes of kickass goodness including a great fight scene between Deathstroke and Batman.
Batman: Arkham Origins features an expanded Gotham City and introduces an original prequel storyline occurring several years before the events of Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman: Arkham City. Taking place before the rise of Gotham City’s most dangerous villains and assassins, the game showcases a young, raw, unrefined Batman as he faces a defining moment in his early career as a crime fighter that sets his path to becoming the Dark Knight. As the story unfolds, witness identities being formed and key relationships being forged.
Check out the trailer below:
People who pre-order the game will get exclusive early access to the Deathstroke Pack, allowing them to play as the character, which is pretty cool and bound to create some sales. The game is available to pre-order now is available on the following platforms.
- PlayStation 3
- Wii U
A 2.5D companion game entitled Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate, which is being developed by Armature,will also be made available to Nintendo and Sony handheld systems, enabling players to continue the storyline of the console version and discover more details of the Dark Knight’s past. GameInformer have a great article on Blackgate here, where they have a great discussion about the upcoming title with game director Mark Pacini. The game will be mainly based in Blackgate prison as Batman investigates an uprising created by some big-time characters from the lore. The only level not inside of the prison will be the intro level.
Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate will be available in 2.5D on the platforms below:
- Nintendo 3DS
- PlayStation Vita
Here are some screenshots from the latest trailer, showing you some of the characters in the game