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Batman: Arkham Origins revealed in next Game Informer

Tuesday, 9 April 2013 15:55 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

Warner Bros. Games Montreal’s Batman: Arkham Origins will be the feature story in the May issue of Game Informer.

The game takes place before the events in the last two Rocksteady titles, and sees Batman coming across many of his nemeses for the first time. The assassin Deathstroke also appears on the back cover.

A video featuring creative director Eric Holmes discussing the game is below.

A 3DS and Vita version called Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate is also in the works from Armature Studio, and will be released alongside the console and PC title. The 2.5-D game is a companion title to Origins, where players can continue the storyline of the console version and discover more details of the Dark Knight’s past.

Further details on the 3DS title pulled out of Game Informer have been posted on NeoGAF.

Same for Arkham Origins.

Batman: Arkham Origins is out October 25 for PC, PS3, Wii U and Xbox 360, and PC. A website has opened offering pre-orders and some slim details.

A shot of the Wii U boxart is below, and it looks the same for all versions other than the typical logos.

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31 Comments

  1. Goffee

    And BAO Blackgate will be a side-game for 3DS and Vita – awesome

    #1 2 years ago
  2. Moonwalker1982

    If only Rocksteady was making this i’d be incredibly excited, but i don’t know this developer. I will wait and see.

    #2 2 years ago
  3. povu

    If it was Rocksteady awesomeness would’ve been almost guaranteed. But this new dev has a lot to live up to, and I’m definitely going to have a close look at the reviews before buying this.

    #3 2 years ago
  4. SplatteredHouse

    A few quotes from GI’s coverage trailer: “The challenge for us, coming in after Rocksteady, is to do something that hasn’t been done.”
    They mention that they’re aware that they are “walking on the shoulders of giants” in working on a new Arkham game. Not telling a story about the beginning of Batman, or of the Asylum. Set on the streets of Gotham City, around Christmas time.

    #4 2 years ago
  5. Max Payne

    I think this is similar situation like it was with Bioshock 2 and 2K Marin.
    They will know how to create good game , but will it have that ”magic effect” of original developer that’s the question.

    #5 2 years ago
  6. Edo

    Coverage trailer http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=6d0geMX4nWA …I dunno,I just hope that Rocksteady is working on the actual sequel.

    #6 2 years ago
  7. salarta

    So, set before Arkham Asylum, but not at the very beginning of Batman’s career. Hopefully this means Harley will get to return with her original costume, or at the very least that if she returns, she’ll be wearing clothes that fit the harlequin theme she’s supposed to have. Though seeing how DC’s been doing things, it’s more likely DC will force their current Harley design on her yet again like they did with Injustice and the DLC of Arkham City.

    #7 2 years ago
  8. Fin

    Hopefully it’s as good as the other Arkhams.

    Luv Batmans.

    #8 2 years ago
  9. Gheritt White

    @7: I hate the new 52 as much as the next geek and I’m not too fond of the new costume for Harley either, but it’s not us (the fans) that get to determine what she is and isn’t “supposed” to have – that’s down to her current creators, pure and simple.

    Fans dictating the direction of content is a terrible idea – nothing new would ever get made and everything would get so bogged down in continuity it would (a) force a ret-con every time you wanted to do something interesting and (b) make it almost impossible for new fans to jump on board as they’d have 50 + years of background reading to do.

    I remember people bleating and wailing after Crisis on Infinite Earths changed Superman’s origin and killed off Barry Allen. In the end, it led to (mostly) better comics (until Infinite Crisis, at least).

    My advise: let go. Allow creators to experiment and do their own thing. These are, after all, their toys – not yours. Some results you may enjoy more than others and some you may positively detest, but keep your level of attachment in check to avoid disappointment… or go write fanfic.

    Or, y’know, stop reading in-continuity comics. Creator-owned maxi-series’ like Ex Machina or Locke & Key are far superior to superhero fare anyway. But I digress…

    #9 2 years ago
  10. Beta

    I’ll give them the benefit of the doubt for now, but I hope to hell this isn’t a quick cash-in. Arkham series has been excellent and I’d hate to see it ruined.

    #10 2 years ago
  11. Beta

    @11 That trailer’s already in this article.. :S

    #11 2 years ago
  12. salarta

    @9: Experimenting is one thing, what many companies and creators that didn’t personally create the characters and IPs are doing these days is quite another. Most of what they’re doing nowadays is more akin to fanfiction than anything else; it’s ignoring, sometimes maliciously, what the original creators established and intended with their creations in favor of forcing an idea they have on the character and IP. It’s not much better than Mary Sue fanfiction where sweet, friendly girls are redefined into mean-spirited bitches, and the baddest dude in the land is suddenly a sniveling coward so the new protagonist can show him up.

    Trying new things does not require ripping the soul out of a franchise or throwing out everything that defines a character to make it happen. Look at Mortal Kombat 9. That game succeeded and got tons of praise, and it didn’t do it by trashing the franchise’s roots and completely redefining it into something it wasn’t meant to be. The game succeeded by nurturing the franchise’s roots, and playing off what was already established.

    I will agree with you that for the majority of fans, allowing them to dictate the direction of content is a terrible idea. Fans are fans, but they may not necessarily be writers, and they may not have the experience required to understand how to write characters. But what fans DO have, is love and respect for the IPs and characters they write.

    What we need is writers that actually CARE about the IPs they’re writing, the skill of a professional writer combined with the love of a devoted fan. What we’re getting instead is professional writers that try to inject things meaningful to themselves, but entirely alien to the source material they’re working with, for reasons other than appreciation of the IP. Maybe they’re getting paid a lot of money, or maybe the character is an icon they know they can use to promote their personal ideals or to feed off of to make a bigger name for themselves. It’s never “I really love the Devil May Cry series, I want to do my best to help other people see what’s so great about it and expand upon its already established lore in interesting ways.” It’s “I hate this franchise and character, they’re so stupid, it needs my genius forced on it to completely change its core concepts until it stops sucking.” Nobody except Tameem would openly admit that, because it’s practically career suicide, but it’s blatantly how they think and behave under the surface.

    There is a common example I use over the Harley situation: what if Batman was rebooted with a chicken suit as his permanent costume, but DC still tried to call him Batman? It’s a ridiculous example, but it makes my point: if you’re going to permanently and fundamentally change core aspects of a character in ways that show you do not understand or respect that character, then why work on the character to begin with? Give the job to someone that is going to at least TRY to understand the character and do right by their history. You don’t hire someone that blatantly hates homosexuals or at minimum doesn’t give a damn about understanding their wants and needs to run a gay pride parade.

    #12 2 years ago
  13. Moonwalker1982

    When is this issue coming out?

    #13 2 years ago
  14. Edo

    @13 Someone has a Harley Quinn fixation me thinks…

    #14 2 years ago
  15. Lengendaryboss

    Coming on PS Vita Yay :D :)
    Armature studio they ported MGS HD collection to PS Vita right?, they did a good job, so they have experience. Although i need a little game announcements Sony, to restoring my faith.

    #15 2 years ago
  16. CPC_RedDawn

    Hope to god they are using Unreal Engine 4 and not the crappy out dated Unreal 3!! That engine needs to be put to sleep and it needs it now. I bet it wouldn’t be hard for them to import all the assets from the original two games that Rock Steady made and bring them into the UE4 and improve upon them in terms of textures, lighting, and physics as well.

    #16 2 years ago
  17. Moonwalker1982

    From what i understand is that this developer was responsible for the Wii U version of Arkham City, some looney Tunes game, Prototype and Hulk: Ultimate Destruction…..oh boy :(

    #17 2 years ago
  18. YoungZer0

    I like the new Batman Costume.

    #18 2 years ago
  19. Clupula

    God, Salarta, do you ever think about anything other than obsessing on fictional females and whether or not their clothing/action fits your own personal moral vision of them?

    #19 2 years ago
  20. Stephany Nunneley

    Links from NeoGAF with the information pulled from GI on both games have been added.

    #20 2 years ago
  21. loki

    “Batman: Arkham Origins is out October 25 for PC, PS3, Wii U and Xbox 360, and PC”. LOL Game is out on PC two times. WOW More PC plz

    @17 i hope u start use brain
    @18 yes is total fail

    #21 2 years ago
  22. Richenbaum

    the problem with DC isn’t that they changed things or that they’re not experimenting enough. the problem is that they’re made up of mostly overworked D-list talents and washed up vets that burnt out way back in the 90s and that their new marketing strategy seems to rely mostly on gimmicks and manufactured controversies over quality content and flooding the shelves with filler garbage to artificially boost their sales on paper. of course they don’t have a whole lot of choice in the matter since they’ve pissed off so many talents and can’t pay as much as Marvel.

    #22 2 years ago
  23. Edo

    If someone would say post some scans from the GameInformer that would be great :) .Nevermind,found them :) and also a bunch of game details http://gamingeverything.com/45267/batman-arkham-origins-tons-of-details-first-screenshots/?pid=25353 .

    #23 2 years ago
  24. Dark

    Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate will be in 2D

    meh.

    #24 2 years ago
  25. salarta

    @20: Got me again, Flash!

    @23: Most of DC’s problems appear to come from Dan Didio. It seems like a lot of the worst decisions cropped up once he started calling the shots. I think that in general the idea of rebooting the universe is a good idea, so that new readers can jump on, but that the decision to use it as an excuse to force stupid, selfish changes kills any value it had. Many writers appear to be treating it like a free ride to dick with the characters in any way they want and get away with it because “lol reboot I can make idiotic permanent changes to these characters and get away with it because we’re starting over.”

    A lot of the antics taking place or things that companies in the past had enough class and concern toward quality to leave to spinoff and alternate universe territory, not turn into the core franchise. Unfortunately, that’s the era we live in now; take an established IP, force personal interests on it no matter how inappropriate, watch the cash flow in from people that equally don’t appreciate or respect the IP.

    #25 2 years ago
  26. theevilaires

    I saw Justice League Doom today it was awesome.

    #26 2 years ago
  27. CPC_RedDawn

    #22 loki “@17 i hope u start use brain”

    Please, tell me what was so wrong about my comment?

    I simply stated that this game should use the new Unreal 4 engine and not Unreal 3. As the U3 is completely outdated now, and what is so hard to understand that the dev’s could import models, textures, maps, etc from U3 to U4. I used to the SDK for U3 quite a bit and you could import stuff from U2 and even ID Tech 3, and 4. They could use U3 on current consoles, and U4 for new consoles and PC. It really really would not be that hard for a team of this size and the money they have behind them.

    This game coming out so late, you can bet as much as you like it will be released on current and nextgen consoles too.

    #27 2 years ago
  28. tmac2011

    man i wish rocksteady was making this game…..

    #28 2 years ago
  29. Mjorh

    Arkham City was a masterpiece, hope this one be too

    but i’m worry about the thing that Rocksteady is not behind this one !

    #29 2 years ago
  30. Digital Bamboo

    Cool. Just finished Arkham Asylum last night and it was damn near perfect.

    #30 2 years ago
  31. Richenbaum

    @#26 oh yes I think we can all agree about Didio. and the WB execs above him just let him run wild with it because they couldn’t care less about the comic book end of things. to them they’re just advertisements for potential movies.

    #31 2 years ago

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    Just a friendly reminder to those planning on purchasing GTA 5 for PC: you have until March 31 to pre-order if you want all the bonuses on offer. Those who pre-order will be handed $1 million in-game cash plus a bonus $300,000. It is split between GTA 5 and GTA Online: $500,000 for Grand Theft […]

  • Games with Gold offers doubled for April – six games instead of three

    Microsoft’s April Games with Gold collection is being doubled. For the month Xbox Live Gold members will receive six instead of three games free. Here’s what’s on offer: Pool Nation FX: Available all month on Xbox One Child of Light: Available all month on Xbox One Gears of War: Judgment: Available from April 1-15 on […]

  • Pokemon players can grab a code for Shiny Charizard at GAME in April

    Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire players along with Pokemon X and Y owners can grab a free, rare Shiny Charizard from April 3 at one of GAME’s 320 stores in the UK. The redeemable codes for the character will be made available upon request and no purchase is necessary. Those who pop into one […]

  • F1 2015 will arrive on PC, PS4 and Xbox One in June, includes Mexico circuit

    Codemasters has announced its F1 franchise will make its series debut on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One this June with the release of F1 2015. The game was developed using a new engine and contains improved handling and physics for all vehicles and parts attached. This includes: engine, transmission, aerodynamics, fuel tank, force feedback, suspension […]

  • Mortal Kombat X video confirms Liu Kang as playable character

    Liu Kang has been confirmed as a playable character in Mortal Kombat X in the latest video. You’ll also notice Bo’ Rai Cho in there as well. In the Shaolin trailer above you also get a look at Kung Lao and Kung Jin who is new to the series. Apparently, Raiden’s past champions of the […]

  • Short teaser for Star Wars: Battlefront shows the Battle of Hoth

    A short teaser for Star Wars: Battlefront has been posted by EA on Twitter. Well, that speeder isn't going anywhere. Can someone give us a lift to @SW_Celebration http://t.co/srEVrAA0zl #SWCA https://t.co/4W4LG8myke — EAStarWars (@EAStarWars) March 25, 2015 The teaser shows vehicles which we could be using in the game, but it mainly shows the snowy landscape […]

  • Pillars of Eternity releases today – get all the review scores here

    Pillars of Eternity, which still stands as the second most-funded video game on Kickstarter, finally releases today. It’s also getting some rather positive reviews scores, which we’ve rounded up for you. The isometric, party-based RPG from Obsidian Entertainment was one of the first video game projects to take to Kickstarter, and hit its $1.1 million […]

  • Take an in-depth look at Evolve’s Behemoth monster and four new hunters

    Evolve’s fourth monster, the Behemoth, as well as the four new hunters are shown off in new gameplay video. Evolve’s latest gameplay trailer gives everyone a good look at each of the four new hunters and the massive Behemoth monster. The hunters can be bought either separately or though the hunting pass, while the monster […]

  • PS4 firmware update 2.50 causing issues with Killzone: Shadow Fall

    The suspend/resume feature in PlayStation 4′s 2.50 firmware update is causing some issues with Killzone: Shadow Fall. Killzone: Shadow Fall developer Guerrilla has said that the game is experiencing some issues in some instance where the suspend/resume feature is used. The timing of when players put the game in suspend mode does have an effect, […]

  • Bungie on Destiny matchmaking: “We believe there’s no substitute for a pre-made team”

    Crazy though this may seem, it’s possible that Destiny shipped according to plan. History points to community as a crucial component, far from the contingency that many now suspect. Paul Davies spoke to Bungie for clarity. “The community always engineers the best solutions for bringing players together. While Matchmaking is a great resource for introducing […]

  • Bloodborne works with suspend/resume, but only offline

    PlayStation 4′s newly-added suspend/resume feature works with Bloodborne as you’d expect, but only while offline. PlayStation 4 received the long-awaited suspend/resume feature today as part of firmware 2.50, and people are starting to test it out with various games. Bloodborne does work with the feature, but only if you play offline. Playing online is arguably […]

  • This is what Crossy Road looks like in first-person

    Crossy Road is fun and addictive. But in first-person, it’s mostly frightening. YouTube user Andy Front Films likes Crossy Road so much he decided to show off what it would look like in first-person. If crossing roads quickly and watching around for cars and trains, all of this as the camera chases you felt intense […]

  • Take a small behind-the-scenes peek at Mass Effect 4

    BioWare cinematic director Ken Thain has given us a very slim look behind the scenes at some motion capture work from the upcoming Mass Effect game. The upcoming Mass Effect game, whether it ends up being called Mass Effect 4 or not, will most definitely incorporate some form of motion capture work. How do we […]

  • Borderlands: The Handsome Collection – 8GB day one patch on PS4, 16GB on Xbox One

    Day one patches for Borderlands: The Handsome Collection are pretty hefty. Both the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions of Borderlands: The Handsome Collection require players to download lots of gigabytes to make the experience as smooth as possible. The PlayStation 4 version has an 8.31GB day one patch. The Xbox One version however has […]

  • Get a PlayStation 4 with Bloodborne and The Last of Us for $435

    If you’ve been waiting for the perfect game to get to buy a PlayStation 4, there’s no better time than the present. Amazon is offering a good PlayStation 4 bundle at the moment. For $434.99, you get a PlayStation 4 console, The Last of Us, and Bloodborne. The Last of Us is of course the […]

  • Upcoming Battlefield Hardline patch to nerf the K10, buff battle rifles

    Battlefield Hardline’s first patch will focus on weapon balance and a few changes have been proposed. Battlefield Hardline lead multiplayer designer Thaddeus Sasser posted a few of the balance changes that the team is considering for the next patch. K10: reduce bullet damage to 33 Saiga and PTR: reduce recoil to bring more in line […]

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 and a new Resident Evil game coming this year, according to research firm

    According to digital games analyst SuperData, a new Resident Evil game is due this fall and that this year’s Call of Duty is Black Ops 3. In its latest report on digital console games, research and analytics firm SuperData revealed that a new Resident Evil is coming this fall. “We anticipate this month’s downturn to […]

  • Bloodborne: you can add gestures to your messages

    As players get deeper into Bloodborne, they keep uncovering so many of its little new additions, including this one. Bloodborne, like all of the Souls games before it, allows players to leave messages for other players. These messages could be used to point players towards impending doom, treasure, or just be sarcastic and witty. What […]

  • PlayStation 4 firmware update 2.50 is now live

    PlayStation 4 firmware update version 2.50 has started rolling out. Reports are coming in saying that Yukimura, PlayStation 4′s firmware 2.50 has been made available to download. The update is clocking in at just 245mb, so get downloading. 2.50 brings with it many new additions, including the suspend/resume feature, backup and restore, accessibility options and […]

  • Harley Quinn DLC for Batman: Arkham Knight is a prequel

    Batman: Arkham Knight’s Harley Quinn pre-order DLC is set before the events of the main game, according to Amazon’s description. Today we learned a few details about the pre-order DLC for Batman: Arkham Knight, namely the Harley Quinn one. According to the description on Amazon, the DLC takes place in the lead-up to the events […]

  • Bloodborne Vicar Amelia summon mystery solved

    Bloodborne players unable to summon near Vicar Amelia: here’s your solution. Bloodborne’s secrets are unfolding by the hour as clever players piece together From Software’s cunning design. Yesterday we reported problems summoning in the Cathedral Ward, before the Vicar Amelia boss fight. It turns out this isn’t a bug – or if it is, it’s […]

  • Steven Spielberg will direct film adaption of Ready Player One

    Steven Spielberg will direct the film adaption of the sci-fi, virtual world, video game themed novel Ready Player One by Ernest Cline. Warner Bros. bought the rights to the film in June 2010 and hired screenwriter Zak Penn to rewrite the previous draft written by Eric Eason, according to Deadline. The book takes place in […]

  • Bloodborne players with PS4 headsets shouldn’t forget about the custom audio

    Here’s a friendly reminder for Bloodborne players with PS4 headsets: be sure to download the Headset Companion App from the PlayStation store if you haven’t already. As previously reported, the game supports a custom Bloodborne audio mode which can be uploaded. It contains custom audio created by developers specifically tuned to enhance the audio. This […]

  • EA explains why FIFA Ultimate Team transfer prices are now platform specific

    EA has posted a blog entry explaining its FIFA Ultimate Team transfer market price ranges which now include platform-specific pricing in order to best the coin sellers. EA said it has implemented the changes to FUT over the last several weeks because it should be “fair and fun for every player,” ultimately coming to the […]

  • Game of Thrones: Episode 3 – The Sword in the Darkness now available

    In case you forgot, Game of Thrones: Episode 3 – The Sword in the Darkness was released today. It is available on Mac, PC, PlayStation 3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One. The third episode releases on iOS devices and Android tomorrow, March 26. The Sword in the Darkness finds Asher Forrester heading to Mereen […]

  • Bloodborne players are already documenting their crazy antics

    Bloodborne has been available for almost two days now in North America, and already players are posting interesting clips and character customization choices for the game. Below are interesting takes on creating a character and videos of a frustrating death and another full of blood coming from a very painful place – monster or not. […]

  • FIFA Ultimate Team celebrates sixth year in existence with giveaways

    FIFA Ultimate Team is celebrating its sixth year in existence with special events running from today until March 29. According to EA, every FUT fan will be handed one free pack every day, and those who play at least one match in the FUT Birthday Cup will have a chance to win rare “tradable In-Forms” […]

  • Halo Online is a F2P PC game in development exclusively for Russia – video

    Halo Online is a free-to-play game which will launch this spring in Russia, and is in development with Saber Interactive. According the reveal event attended by IGN Russia, the game was designed to run well on lower-end PCs and runs on a modified Halo 3 engine. The game is set on a secret UNSC space […]

  • SteamWorld Dig Xbox One release expected in late May

    SteamWorld Dig is coming to Xbox One, developer Image & Form has announced. A firm release date hasn’t been announced, but the studio expects the title to arrive on the system in late May. “We’re preparing quite an elaborate Easter egg for the Xbox One version – a gaming thing that we really wanted to […]

  • SMITE celebrating first anniversary with a sale on skins, Ultimate God Pack

    Hi-Rez Studios is celebrating the first anniversary of SMITE with a sale. From today through Friday, March 27, the Ultimate God Pack, which includes all current and future Gods, will run you $19.99. Alll individual pre-launch skins are 50% off, and all Gem Packs will award bonus gems. In addition, from March 27-29, all SMITE […]

  • Borderlands 2 has sold around 12 million copies, says Gearbox

    Speaking with Microsoft’s Major Nelson in his podcast, Gearbox Software boss Randy Pitchford stated Borderlands 2 has sold somewhere around the 12 million mark. As of August 2014, it was announced by Take-Two in its financial report the 2012 game had sold-in 10 million units. Pitchford noted in the podcast he learned of the figures […]

  • Broken Age releasing on PS4 and Vita same day as Act 2 on PC

    Double Fine Productions has announced it will release Broken Age on the PlayStation Store next month. Act 2 will also be released on PC. The full Broken Age adventure will release on PlayStation 4 and Vita on April 28 in North America and April 29 in Europe. It features cross-buy and cross-save. Broken Age Act […]

  • Star Citizen earned another $1 million within two weeks – total hits $76 million

    Star Citizen continues its funding streak with backers pumping another $1 million into the game’s development in the last two weeks. The total earned for the space sim has now reached $76 million ($76,015,532 to be exact) with 851,395 backers contributing to the staggering figure. Star Citizen’s latest update was version 1.1 which included two […]

  • Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, Resident Evil Revelations 2 and Battlefield: Hardline top Media Create charts

    Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, Resident Evil Revelations 2 and Battlefield: Hardline were the big ticket debuts during the March 16-2 period in Japan, with each game claiming the top three slots on the Media Create charts, respectively. Final Fantasy Type-0 HD moved 92,094 on PlayStation 4, while Resident Evil Revelations 2 moved 73,373 units on […]

  • You can now learn English or Spanish on Xbox One with the Rosetta App

    Want to learn English or Spanish? Rosetta Stone has an App for that on Xbox One. According to the language teaching firm, Rosetta Stone’s Discover Languages, the new application teaches English and Spanish by way of immersive simulation. Users will virtually travel to learn vocabulary and grammar “necessary for real-world interactions.” Here’s how it works: […]

  • PayDay 2 and PayDay: The Heist have sold over 9 million units combined

    The PayDay franchise is a lucrative IP for Starbreeze and Overkill, as both games combined have sold over 9 million copies as of November 2014. The company has also sold over 8 million paid DLC packages since PayDay 2 was released in 2013 (via NeoGAF). In its Q2 half year report issued in February, net […]

  • Nintendo wants to “surprise” customers with NX, not expand upon existing hardware

    Nintendo president Satoru Iwata has firm wants to “surprise” players with its new NX system. Speaking in an interview with Nikkei, translated by Kotaku, Iwata wouldn’t go into details on the new system, but stated expanding on a current gaming system would be “dull.” “In the past few years, the idea of what [encompasses] a […]

  • Kojima Station show suspended

    In another episode in the the ongoing kerfuffle between Hideo Kojima and Konami, the publisher has suspended the Kojima Station web show. Recent tweets from the newly created Japanese Metal Gear Solid account confirm that Kojima Station will not be broadcast tomorrow, but would not provide a date for the next episode. The Tweets were […]

  • Watch Battle Royale for free this weekend on Xbox Live

    Square Enix is celebrating the launch of Final Fantasy Type-0 HD by offering Xbox Live members in the UK a free rental of Battle Royale. Starting Saturday, March 28 and through Sunday, March 29, Xbox Live members in the UK will be able to rent Battle Royale through the Xbox Video Store, for free. The […]

  • Bloodborne journal, part 1: managing anxiety on the path to the Cleric Beast

    Bloodborne is both like and unlike the Souls games. Brenna descends into Yharnam with reluctance and trepidation. Need help succeeding in Bloodborne? You need our Bloodborne walkthrough and boss guide. Bloodborne isn’t Demon’s Souls or Dark Souls. Let’s get that out of the way right off. I enjoyed both Dark Souls games, but it was […]