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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