70°
Submitted by newgamernation 531d ago | opinion piece

Third Time Isn't Always the Charm: What Arkham Origins Needs to Succeed

So, in case you haven’t heard the good news, it was announced that the third game in the popular Batman: Arkham series, Arkham Origins, will be released this year on October 25th. Exciting stuff, especially since we won’t have to wait that long. But, to be honest, New Gamer Nation looks at this news with no small amount of trepidation. Don’t get us wrong, NGN loved the first two games in this series…like LOVED them, as in two of our favorite games ever. And therein lies the problem, as this game will have three of the things we usually don’t like counting against it: 1) it is being developed by a different company, 2) it’s the third in a series, and 3) its a prequel (We swear, 2013 feels like the year of the prequel)! Needless to say, we have high hopes for this game, and we hope it surprises us, but we feel we may be setting ourselves up for disappointment (this is Ascension all over again!). But we do feel there is hope. We feel like with the proper choices, this could be a really... (Batman: Arkham Origins, PC, PS3, Xbox 360)

oof46  +   531d ago
The answer is easy. All Rocksteady has to do is...whoops.

Add comment

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

Bloodborne Alpha Title Screen, Schedule Unveiled

2m ago - "This video gives a sneak peak at the title screen of Bloodborne." | PS4
10°

Video Game Weapons And Techniques Scrutinised

2m ago - When it comes to weapons, video games tend to come up with some fantastical creations. Not bound... | Culture

NBA Live 15: Top 5 ball handlers

4m ago - NBA Live 15 continues to gain momentum towards the eventual launch of the new NBA title at the en... | PS4
10°

Games releasing in October 2014

6m ago - Here is our list of the major game releases lined up for October 2014. | PC
Ad

Looking for a great Pokemon Community?

Now - Look no further. Join us at the BulbaGarden Forums, the best community for everything Pokemon | Promoted post
10°

The Vita Cast Episode 44: SENRAN KAGURA! ...is Coming

6m ago - Hey guys and gals, the Vita Cast is back for another week of Vita news, new releases, and talking... | PS Vita
Related content from friends