Batman: Arkham City Launches on Windows PC + Robin DLC SuperCheats News
While there have been many attempts to translate the experience of BEING the Dark Knight into the realm of video games, until the release of Batman: Arkham Asylum, all of those attempts had been abject failures. When Arkham Asylum was released its vivid and realistic play stunned the gaming world. For the first time in the history of the comics and in the history of video games, mortal man was able to experience the look, the feel, and the excitement of being Batman.
They say that lightning never strikes twice in the same place -- but that cannot be true can it? Once again the brilliant game wizards at Rocksteady Studios along with their compatriots over at Warner Brothers have somehow managed to translate the sheer beauty and visceral thrill of BEING the Batman into the sequel to Batman: Arkham Asylum -- in an amazing and riveting story called Batman: Arkham City!
Warner Brothers, along with DC Entertainment, today have announced and confirmed that the critically acclaimed Batman: Arkham City -- already a force to be reckoned with via Microsoft's Xbox 360 and Sony's PlayStation 3 -- has exploded out of the gate on Windows PC under the flagship gaming system Games for Windows LIVE , and is also now available via the Steam digital game distribution platform, as well as the OnLive service, Origin (Electronic Arts), and the "Impulse Driven" (GameStop) download store, as well as additional digital distribution platforms including Direct2Drive and GamersGate ., and how cool is that?
Arkham City and the Robin DLC Pack is also available on Xbox 360, and PlayStation 3 in retail boxed editions for the main game. In addition to the PC version of the game, the Robin Bundle Pack is now available via the Xbox LIVE Marketplace for 560 Microsoft Points, via the PlayStation Network Store for $6.99 (USD), and on all of the supported digital distribution platforms as well -- start following links!