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Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate
7.8 out of 10

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate

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Overall 8
7.5

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate Review

PlayDevil
26 November 2013
  • Summary: " Batman Arkham Origins Blackgate " is not quite the runaway success that I hoped for at Gamescom. On the Vita the map is pretty confusing and requires constant checking to find out if you’re heading in the right direction.
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Overall 4
3.5

Expert Review

GamingNexus
25 November 2013
  • Summary: Whenever a company comes out and says they're making a game like Metroid, I get a little apprehensive. There's a lot of nuance in making a title like that, good level design being paramount.
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Overall 8
7.6

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate (PSV) - Review

VGChartz
18 November 2013
  • Excerpt: The Batman: Arkham series has always utilized Metroidvania aspects in its gameplay, with a vast explorable world, progression based on weaponry and other tools, and a multitude of secrets to uncover.
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Overall 8
8.0

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate Review – PlayStation Vita

Game Chronicles
18 November 2013
  • Excerpt: People always ask me why our reviews are posted days or weeks after a game launches.   Part of it is that we don’t get pre-release copies.  We play the same retail games that you are playing, plus we playing them longer than most other sites and play them in the same style that you play them; like...
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Overall 8
8.0

Yeah, I AM Carrying Around Batman

TotalPlayStation.com
14 November 2013
  • Conclusion: It's great when side games take their own direction with design but still maintain the core concepts that define a series. That's just what you'll get with Blackgate . A solid exploration/combat game that is forced to overcome a few flaws.
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Overall 6
6.0

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate

DarkStation
8 November 2013
  • Conclusion: Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate is surprisingly a lot of fun. I wasn’t really expecting to like this game very much and wound up being pleasantly surprised. If you have a Vita then Batman is honestly a game worth adding to your library.
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Overall 3
3.0

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate

Destructoid
5 November 2013
  • Summary: Batman: Arkham Origins tries to tell the tale of how the Dark Knight was first introduced to many of his iconic foes. It was built on the groundwork of previous games in the series, and while the story may have faltered a bit the gameplay remained mostly the same, taking Batman to various locations...
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Overall 5
5.0

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate Review

godisageek
4 November 2013
  • Summary: It’s a shame that such an interesting possibility falls so flat. Perhaps a little more development time could have yielded more positive results, but as it is we end up with a running time of around 5-6 hours that feels like it outstays its welcome ever so slightly, purely because the longer you...
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Overall 5
5.0

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate

High-Def Digest
3 November 2013
  • Summary: The Bat is back in action and more readily available than ever before. With the release of 'Batman: Arkham Origins,' players are able to adorn the guide of an early career caped crusader across a variety of gaming platforms, including a separate game for the PlayStation Vita and 3DS that has a story...
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Overall 7
7.4

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate

Digital Chumps
3 November 2013
  • Conclusion: Blackgate falls shy of greatness due to a few gameplay design flaws, but it's still an overall solid experience that Vita owners should investigate further.
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