I Was Wrong (And I Couldn’t Be Happier About It)

Back on May 23, of this year, I wrote a scathing review of the (as yet unreleased) PS4  versions of Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman: Arkham City which Rocksteady and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment were working feverishly on.  I was not kind.  I believe I said the updated graphics looked something akin to a turd omelette. Well, I stand corrected.  Rocksteady just dropped a new trailer comparing the updated graphics, side by side with the originals.     I have to admit, this is a vast improvement over what they showed us in May.  For the most…

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Dangerous Mood Swings.

Previously I had queried what was left for Rocksteady and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment to squeeze out of the Arkham franchise. I asked this in reference to the announcement that they were releasing Batman: Return to Arkham, this July.   What was left for players to do in Arkham, er, I mean Gotham.  Hadn’t Rocksteady killed off the bat that laid the mopey egg?  Or was that Robin?  No, wait, which Robin?  Aw, hell.  I’m depressed. Then, I found out yesterday that Return to Arkham is actually just the previous…

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Gamestop Leaks an Image, Warner Bros. Leaks in Your Face.

Because the world runs on spoilers, some witless git at Gamestop Italy has leaked the artwork for The next Batman Arkham game, Batman: Return to Arkham.  Wait, what?  The next game in the Arkham series?  Didn’t the last game in the Arkham series pretty much wipe its ass with the Batman and bury him in an ignoble ash heap? The good news is, the game is produced by Rocksteady, the folks that gave us Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman: Arkham City.  The bad news, is the game is produced by…

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