Try our new beta!Click here
310°
Submitted by Pozzle 1355d ago | review

Harley Quinn’s Revenge is Batman: Arkham City’s Bad New Ending | Kotaku Review

Kotaku: Harley Quinn's Revenge has had the opposite effect on me than whatever its creators likely intended.

The linear, two-hour $10 PS3/Xbox 360 epilogue to last October's excellent Batman: Arkham City has diminished my desire to return to that game and give me new worries about this Batman series' future.

This add-on is as delicious a dessert as a poison-filled Joker pie to the face. (Batman Arkham City: Harley Quinn's Revenge, PC, PS3, Xbox 360) -

Rupee  +   1355d ago
"were the series creators at Rocksteady holding back here, saving their new ideas for a new game or have we evidence that a lovely two-game formula has run its course?"

This seems a bit dramatic to me... Say what you will about the DLC but I doubt that means Rocksteady is washed up. I think they're one of the most exciting developers out there and I look forward to what the future holds for them.
KwietStorm  +   1355d ago
Well its kotaku
meevil  +   1355d ago
Exactly. Controversial s*** stirring at its best.
SilentNegotiator  +   1355d ago
*SPOILERS Batman:AC*
I think I'd rather see the story of AC end with a dead Joker. The idea of Joker and Batman is all about the fact that they would eventually come to a deadly clash, whether they wanted to or not, and Arkham City EMBODIES that idea.

Thus, AC ended perfectly. There is no need for a tack-on of Batman going head to head with Harley. Especially if it ends up being some "Joker is actually alive!" crap.

Let me say it again:
ARKHAM CITY ENDED PERFECTLY.

I'll give it a chance, but the whole idea makes me uneasy.

edit: oh, I didn't realize this DLC was already out.
#2 (Edited 1355d ago ) | Agree(0) | Disagree(1) | Report | Reply
unknownhero1123  +   1355d ago
I finished it just a few minutes ago. it was alright but

*spoilers of AC and to the dlc*

nothing really major happens plot wise. All you get is harley is pissed at batman(already a given), batman is depressed because of what happened to the joker and talia(once again, already a given), and harley is pregnant(which was already hinted at twice with the main game). Besides all of that though, it was still pretty fun.
SilentNegotiator  +   1355d ago
*SPOILERS*
"and harley is pregnant"

But the screenshot from the article suggests that she isn't pregnant (anymore). There are tests everywhere with a negative on them. Isn't the suggestion that she lost the child or something?
honkyjesus  +   1355d ago
"Here at Kotaku, we love Rockstar and BioWare. We defend them to the last straw, so we save a bad look on a major title for others. PS Max Payne 3 is awesome."

Okay?
Kotsis  +   1349d ago
I hope joker returns he is my favorite please

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
20°

25 Anime Voice Actors Behind League of Legends Japan

8m ago - League of Legends is launching a Japanese server, and the voice actors dubbing the game into Japa... | PC
30°

Final Fantasy IX Review: Viva La Vivi | Gamezebo

10m ago - If you’re a fan of the game, a fan of the series who’s been wanting to try this particular entry,... | iPhone
Ad

Gran Turismo SPORT Beta Testing Begins early 2016

Now - Start tracking GTS with Releases.com's release date alert service and be notified when the GTS beta launches. | Promoted post
30°

10 Most Underrated Romances In Video Games

11m ago - So, in the spirit of delving deeper at the more nuanced relationships in gaming, and with Valenti... | PC
30°

Exclusive Q&A: Naoki Yoshida Details FFXIV’s New Mentor System

14m ago - Posted by Hergen Thaens on Feb 13, 2016 // Community Project Manager, Square Enix Things move... | PS3
30°

NerdBite: Our Hitman Beta Impressions 'The Good, The Bald, and the Ugly'

14m ago - NerdBite: earlier this week, like many who pre-ordered the upcoming Hitman, I had the chance to s... | PS4