Batman: Arkham Origins is the next installment in the blockbuster Batman: Arkham videogame franchise. Developed by WB Games Montréal, the game features an expanded Gotham City and introduces an original prequel storyline set several years before the events of Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman: Arkham City, the first two critically acclaimed games of the franchise.
Taking place before the rise of Gotham City’s most dangerous criminals, the game showcases a young and unrefined Batman as he faces a defining moment in his early career as a crime fighter that sets his path to becoming the Dark Knight. As the story unfolds, players will meet many important characters for the first time and forge key relationships.
Batman: Arkham Origins will be available for the Xbox 360®, PlayStation®3, Nintendo Wii U™ and Windows PC. Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate™ will be available for the Nintendo 3DS™ and PlayStation®Vita. Both titles are scheduled to release worldwide Oct. 25, 2013.Batman: Arkham Origins is based on DC Comics’ core Batman license.