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Arkham Origins reveals online mode

Arkham Origins reveals online mode

Batman: Arkham Origins is getting a multiplayer mode. Developed by Splash Damage, the publisher says it blends the game's traditional gameplay with third-person shooter mechanics. The online mode allows players to choose between Batman or Robin and Super-Villain Elite. Playing as the latter will allow you to call reinforcement and play as The Joker or Bane.

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Commented on 2013-07-31 20:37:05
Sticking to single player.
Commented on 2013-07-31 20:48:33
"Blends the game's traditional gameplay with third-person shooter mechanics."

Ugh...why?
Commented on 2013-07-31 21:00:46
While the last thing i felt the batman games needed was a MP mode (certainly not a third person shooter MP mode) this does seem kinda cool. Almost a spies vs mercs uneven teams thing going on. Hopefully bats and robin arn't too over powered. They should be fast, agile, hard to spot, but weak...kinda like the aliens in AVP games, or like the spies in spies vs mercs.
Commented on 2013-07-31 21:39:24
Yea , MP wasn't needed in this game ....
Commented on 2013-07-31 23:10:13
Should just make a batman and robin co-op game throughout.. leave the whole batman gears of war thing.

Wonder if the wii-u version will come out cheaper given you're getting less game for your buck with it
Commented on 2013-08-01 01:09:43
got the first two on PC wont pick this up though, no Hamilton as joker and don't like where they gone with this game, instead trying do something new they just suck it dry and do prequels and shit, they should put there time to another super hero
Commented on 2013-08-01 14:21:23 In reply to Kostchtchie
Posted by Kostchtchie
got the first two on PC wont pick this up though, no Hamilton as joker and don't like where they gone with this game, instead trying do something new they just suck it dry and do prequels and shit, they should put there time to another super hero
Well Mark Hamill said that Arkham City willl be the last time when he's voicing Joker and besides Troy Baker is actually doing a great job as the new voice actor. The thing that bothers me in this game is that Batman's gadgets are way to hi-tech for a prequel.

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