Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment have announced that Batman: Return to Arkham will launch in the UK on October 21st. The release bundles remastered versions of Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman: Arkham City for a suggested retail price of £39.99.
The release also includes all Game of the Year and downloadable content from both titles. The games have been upgraded to current generation of consoles with improved graphics and upgraded models, environments, lighting, effects and shaders.
Watch the official Batman: Return to Arkham launch trailer below:
Originally developed by Rocksteady Studios and released in 2009 to a 92 Metacritic score, Batman: Arkham Asylum is where it all started. The game introduced players to a unique, dark and atmospheric adventure that takes players to the depths of Arkham Asylum. Featuring an original story, gamers can move in the shadows, instill fear amongst their enemies and confront The Joker and Gotham City’s most notorious villains, including Harley Quinn, Bane, Killer Croc, Poison Ivy and Scarecrow, who have taken over the asylum.
Batman: Arkham City is Rocksteady Studios’ 2011 follow-up that earnt a 96 Metacritic score. The game sends players soaring through Arkham City – the maximum security “home” for all of Gotham City’s thugs, gangsters and insane criminal masterminds. It features an incredible Rogues Gallery of Gotham City’s most dangerous criminals including Catwoman, The Joker, The Riddler, Two-Face, Harley Quinn, The Penguin, Mr. Freeze and many others. The game allows players to experience what it feels like to be The Dark Knight and deliver justice to those confined within Arkham City.
View some screenshots of Batman: Return to Arkham in our gallery below: