Reviews and Problems with Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate
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Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate Review
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.
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.
Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate Review – PlayStation Vita
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...
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.
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.
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...
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...
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...