Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
and DC Entertainment
have released a new video and seven more screenshots
from Batman: Arkham Origins
, showcasing the next installment in the blockbuster Batman: Arkham videogame franchise in the works at WB Games Montréal
for PC, Xbox 360, PS3 and Wii U. 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 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 is scheduled to release worldwide on October 25th, 2013.