The gameplay elements have been streamlined to perfection, Gotham City has been realised beautifully, and the narrative is engaging all the way to its conclusion, despite a couple of hiccups.
PC retail codes can now be activated on Steam but digital sales have been suspended till later this year while the developers work to fix the game’s many performance issues.
The issue extends to all retail PC copies purchased in India. The problem appears to be with Steam’s activation process rather than the codes themselves.
The launch was held at Games the Shop’s Oberoi Mall store in suburban Mumbai, where over 150 gamers lined up from 10:30 pm.
Amazon.in is giving away 50 WayneTech Booster Packs daily over the course of 10 days to its Arkham Knight pre-order customers.
Midnight launch customers also stand to win Batman: Arkham Knight merchandise.
Batman: Arkham Knight is the huge game release in what is otherwise a very quiet E3 month.
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The trailer is the first of its kind from Warner Bros, and did seem different at number of levels.
Through this limited-time offer, the GTX 980 and GTX 970 come bundled with both, Batman: Arkham Knight and The Witcher 3, while other GTX 900 series products include only the latter.
The ‘A Matter of Family’ DLC will feature a prequel story expansion in an new location where you play as Batgirl for the very first time in the Arkham series.
Fans wanting to play the game at recommended specs may require a GPU upgrade, given the 3 GB VRAM requirement.
The Limited Edition features a Batman statue, while the Batmobile Edition includes a replica of the Batmobile. Both editions will be available exclusively through Games The Shop.
Batman: Arkham Knight will get two special editions. One with a Batman statue, and the other with a transforming Batmobile statue. Both editions also get a Steelbook, artbook, comic book and DLC.
A Microsoft Store listing mentions 24th February as the release date for Xbox One, but if that turns out to be true, the PS4 and PC releases should also be on the same day.
The latest trailer gives us our first glimpse of Rocksteady’s final Arkham game in action, including some Batmobile gameplay.
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The first Batman game on PS4 and Xbox One, will also be Rocksteady’s final Arkham game. The Batmobile is finally included!