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Renders of Lego Batman

Renders of Lego Batman

Warner Bros. and Travaler's Tales offer us no less than thirty-one screenshots of Lego Batman showcasing lots of characters and environments.


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Commented on 2008-01-09 20:09:53
Haha omg, lovin the joker. Looks cool allround
Commented on 2008-01-09 20:43:31
are those shots from the Wii or PS3 version? 360 version surely will look better.
Commented on 2008-01-09 21:53:18 In reply to XSAVAGE
Posted by XSAVAGE
are those shots from the Wii or PS3 version? 360 version surely will look better.
Umm...I really would not count on that. PS3 and 360 would look nearly identical in any case.


In before Kenshin! Hope they keep the same comedic style from the Star Wars games.
Commented on 2008-01-09 22:12:46
Well I guarantee the Wii version won't look as good as any of these shots. Some of the shots seem to be PC resolution.

With the other Lego games, they took the content that worked on PS2/Wii and just added effects and resolution to the 'next gen' versions. I suspect it will look pretty close to these shots, not much better.
Commented on 2008-01-09 23:22:40
Did Robin REALLY have to be in this?
Commented on 2008-01-09 23:29:59
BATMAN?!

GOTM(millennium) confirmed
Posted by Phaethon
In before Kenshin!
you can be Robin :p
Commented on 2008-01-09 23:39:25
i take is this is based off of the campy TV show?
Commented on 2008-01-09 23:49:42 In reply to KORNdog
Posted by KORNdog
i take is this is based off of the campy TV show?
the character designs seem to be based off the original TV show, yes. However, it's going to be an overall mix I think.
http://www.neogaf.com/forum/showpost.php?p=9219468...

Traveller's Tales have not revealed many details about the game other than it will star Batman fighting crime in Gotham City.

An early build has been created and shown at certain conferences (such as at Game On in London) by designer Jonathan Smith himself for the PS2 console, with a small playable area sporting the exact same HUD as LEGO Star Wars II. Characters on screen each have individual animations and both Batman and Robin have their original TV show dressing style. Only a Fall 2008 date has been announced. No additional information about the game was given, aside from the style of the game focusing more on the original TV series and comics rather than the new movies. The Joker and the Penguin will make a playable appearance.

The inspirations for the various versions of vehicles and characters vary widely. For example, the Batmobile retains its basic sleek shape and prominent fins from the Tim Burton films. The Batboat is more of a hovercraft, and the Batwing looks very similar to the version in Batman Forever, albeit without decorative lights. The "Bat-tank" seems to be based off The tank-like Batmobile in Frank Miller's The Dark Knight Returns.
Commented on 2008-01-10 01:24:11 In reply to kenshin2418
Posted by kenshin2418
you can be Robin :p
Catwoman or bust! Wait what?
Commented on 2008-01-10 05:43:42
They had better do some of the classic storylines like "A Death in the Family" and the Killing Joke, LOL. Imagining a Lego Robin being blown up and coming back as a vengeful Red Hood puts a smile on face.
Commented on 2008-01-12 03:27:29 In reply to kenshin2418
Posted by kenshin2418
the character designs seem to be based off the original TV show, yes. However, it's going to be an overall mix I think.
With the "original tv show" i suppose you mean the one with Adam West? If that is what you mean, then let me remind you batman's suit was purple/blue-ish...kind of. Also Robin is showing way to little skin, lol ^^
http://jimberkin.files.wordpress.com/2007/09/batma...

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