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POSTED BY Dustin Fritschel ON May 22, 2012 Add Comments
Rocksteady announced that a brand new set of avatars are now available for Xbox Live through the Xbox Marketplace. All of the new skins are based off of the variant skins available in Batman: Arkham City. The list includes: 1970s, ANIMATED, BATMAN INC., BATMAN BEYOND, DARK KNIGHT RETURNS, SINESTRO CORPS, YEAR ONE and EARTH ONE. Check out some of them pictured below.
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POSTED BY Dustin Fritschel ON April 25, 2012 Add Comments
Last week we told you about the new update coming for Gotham City Impostors and now it is available for Xbox 360. Here is the press release:
Gotham City Impostors Update Now Live! Get Your Free Map, Mode, and Voice Customization
The newest update for Gotham City Impostors is now live! And best of all, it’s FREE!
In a continued effort to…
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POSTED BY Dustin Fritschel ON February 8, 2012 Add Comments
From Warner Bros:
Gear Up for Unconventional Urban Warfare in an Original Download Only First-Person Multiplayer Shooter – Available Now for Xbox 360, PlayStation®3 system and Windows PC
BURBANK, Calif. – February 8, 2012 – Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment today announced the launch of Gotham City Impostors, an original, download only, multiplayer first-person shooter from Monolith Productions for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system…
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POSTED BY Dustin Fritschel ON December 20, 2011 Add Comments
From Warner Bros.:
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment today announced two new DLC packs, as well as a free Batman Inc. Batsuit Skin for Batman: Arkham City are available now in the Xbox LIVE® Marketplace, PlayStation®Network and Games for Windows Marketplace.
The Arkham Bundle brings together the Nightwing Bundle Pack, Robin Bundle Pack and the Arkham City Skins Pack for 1,200 Microsoft Points, or $14.99 on PSN and Games for Windows Marketplace.
Also available for download today is the Challenge Map…
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POSTED BY Dustin Fritschel ON November 10, 2011 Add Comments
Warner Bros. has sent over an announcement of when both the open beta and the release date of the game will happen.
Today Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment announce that Gotham City Impostors will be available beginning January 10, 2012, on Xbox LIVE™ Arcade and PlayStation®Network, as well as for PC.
An open beta for the game is expected to go live in December. Fans can go to www.GothamCityImpostors.com to register for their chance to take part in the beta….
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POSTED BY Dustin Fritschel ON November 1, 2011 Add Comments
Friendly reminder that the first DLC pack for Batman: Arkham City is available today.
The Nightwing DLC pack features Nightwing as a playable character in the challenge maps. The pack also feature two new challenge maps Wayne Manor and Main Hall. The pack also features an Animated Series skin for Nightwing.
It is available on both Xbox 360 and Playstation 3.
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POSTED BY Dustin Fritschel ON October 18, 2011 Add Comments
So today is the day that Batman: Arkham City hits North America, and although fans around the world will also soon have their copies of the game, there may be some people still on the fence about buying the game (but I haven't heard of one, yet). So I wanted to run through some of the great reasons to but the game and stay up all night playing the game.
"You'll get out, eventually. I'm too busy to keep fighting you." -Batman
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POSTED BY Dustin Fritschel ON October 6, 2011 Add Comments
We have known for awhile that Batman: Arkham City will have their very own controllers for both Playstation 3 and Xbox 360. Well, now there are commercials for both versions. While it is almost the exact same clip, it does show off the unique features for both versions of the controllers.
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POSTED BY Dustin Fritschel ON October 4, 2011 Add Comments
Two more news bits to add to Batman: Arkham City. First up, the site zwame.pt has posted what could be how Nightwing will appear in the game but again, this has yet to be confirmed by Rocksteady.
The other bit is that Rocksteady has announced that a number of items are available on the Xbox Marketplace related to Batman: Arkham City. There are actually twenty-five items total. Check all of the out here.
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POSTED BY Dustin Fritschel ON August 16, 2011 Add Comments
From Warner Bros.:
Batman: Arkham City to Support Stereoscopic 3D on Xbox 360, PS3 and PC
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment today announced Batman: Arkham City will be playable in stereoscopic and anaglyphic 3D for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and NVIDIA® 3D Vision™ PCs. Batman: Arkham City is scheduled for release beginning October 18 in North America, October 19 in Australia and October 21 in Europe and other global territories.
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