Batman: Arkham Knight coming to PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One
by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Mar 4, 2014 7:25AM PST
Updated with official details and trailer.
Rocksteady's next Batman game has been revealed. Titled Batman: Arkham Knight, it's slated for release this year on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. This is also said to be Rocksteady's last Arkham title, and is set after the events of Arkham City.
Game Informer's upcoming April cover story promises more information on the sequel. It notes that the Batmobile is drivable, and the newly redesigned Gotham has wider roads to accommodate Batman's ride. Villains will include Scarecrow, Penguin, Two-Face, and Harley Quinn, among others.
Here's WB's official description:
Today, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment are announcing Batman: Arkham Knight, Rocksteady Studios’ conclusion to the series of award-winning titles Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman: Arkham City. Batman: Arkham Knight is based on DC Comics’ core Batman license and is scheduled to be released worldwide on PS4 in 2014.
In the explosive finale to the Arkham series, Batman faces the ultimate threat against the city that he is sworn to protect. The Scarecrow returns to unite an impressive roster of super villains, including Penguin, Two-Face and Harley Quinn, to destroy The Dark Knight forever. Batman: Arkham Knight introduces Rocksteady’s uniquely designed version of the Batmobile, which is drivable for the first time in the franchise.