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Still catching up on last year's releases? GameStop's looking to help you out with a handful of weekend-long price drops on Batman: Arkham Origins, Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag, and other standout games released at the tail end of 2013. Starting today and ending Sunday, shoppers can pick up the...

January 17th 2014 at 12:30pm 0 Comments
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The Writers Guild of America announced the nominees for the 2014 Writers Guild Awards Outstanding Achievement in Videogame Writing today. The writing teams for five games were nominated for the annual award, as follows: Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag Batman: Arkham Origins God of War: Ascensio...

January 10th 2014 at 1:00am 0 Comments
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A custom Clayface figurine, modeled after the character's portrayal in Batman: Arkham City, has been announced by DC Collectibles. There is no word on pricing or release date as of yet. Clayface is 13 inches tall, making him the biggest figure in the line that pulls from the cast of Batman: Arkh...

January 7th 2014 at 2:00am 0 Comments
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Today's daily deal in Microsoft's end-of-the-year Xbox sale features discounts on season passes for five games. Each respective season pass offers players bonus content in the form of character skins, challenge stages and other DLC. The season passes on sale are: Batman: Arkham Origins at 30 perce...

December 30th 2013 at 8:00pm 0 Comments
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It's that time of year again, boys and girls. No, not time to express your love for the people who raised you, but instead, it's time for Steam's holiday sale. This year's sale runs from December 19 to January 3 and as in previous iterations, it offers a wide swath of discounts. First, there are t...

December 19th 2013 at 1:30pm 0 Comments
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Warner Bros. has released an update for the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC versions of Batman: Arkham Origins adding the new competitive "Hunter, Hunted" mode to the game's online multiplayer component. "Hunter, Hunted" is a 3v3v1 mode that throws three Bane thugs, three Joker henchmen, and one v...

December 16th 2013 at 1:30pm 0 Comments
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The "Initiation Challenge Map Add-On" for Batman: Arkham Origins will be available tomorrow, December 3, on your digital distribution method of choice for $6.99. The pack includes four challenge maps and two skins (Initiation Bruce Wayne and Vigilante Bruce Wayne). The pack is included for tho...

December 2nd 2013 at 11:30pm 0 Comments
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The Batman Arkham Collection will arrive on November 22 in the UK, Warner Bros. announced today. The bundle packs the two Rocksteady-developed Arkham games, Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman: Arkham City along with WB Games Montreal's Batman: Arkham Origins into one batsuit. Arkham Asylum and Arkha...

November 14th 2013 at 6:00pm 0 Comments
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Target has posted a sneak preview for its deluge of Black Friday deals and quite a few have been extended to the video games section of the store. Headlining the weekend of savings from November 28 to November 30 are a pair of console deals: a 4GB Xbox 360 S bundle, which includes Kinect Sports Sea...

November 11th 2013 at 8:00pm 0 Comments
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Toys R Us is apparently joining GameStop in bringing a new $200 250GB PS3 bundle to its Black Friday deals, going by scans of a flyer posted at BFAds.net. Like GameStop, the US retailer's bundle includes Batman: Arkham Origins and five-star offering The Last of Us. On the Xbox 360 front, there's a...

November 4th 2013 at 1:30pm 0 Comments