“Imagining a gaming landscape that doesn’t include Rocksteady’s Batman Arkham games is a dark one indeed. Not only did the London-based subsidiary of Warner Bros. deliver a trilogy of games starring the caped crusader that were revolutionary and, frankly, brilliant, but the team gave us a combat system that was paid tribute to in games like Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, Mad Max, and more recently, the terrific Insomniac and Sony title, Marvel’s Spider-Man.
These games owe a huge debt to Rocksteady’s Batman, and with the recent news that the team are hiring for (and thus, working on) a game that’s “highly anticipated” for “next generation platforms”, our minds are going a mile a minute. While the 20 or so job listings suggest that the game might be a ways off yet, a 90+ metacritic score is the aim, and we’re thinking the next Batman game might be on the cards.”
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