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Very Positive (482 reviews) - 92% of the 482 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
Overwhelmingly Positive (15,704 reviews) - 96% of the 15,704 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Sep 7, 2012

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About This Game

Batman: Arkham City builds upon the intense, atmospheric foundation of Batman: Arkham Asylum, sending players flying through the expansive Arkham City - five times larger than the game world in Batman: Arkham Asylum - the new maximum security "home" for all of Gotham City's thugs, gangsters and insane criminal masterminds. Featuring an incredible Rogues Gallery of Gotham City's most dangerous criminals including Catwoman, The Joker, The Riddler, Two-Face, Harley Quinn, The Penguin, Mr. Freeze and many others, the game allows players to genuinely experience what it feels like to be The Dark Knight delivering justice on the streets of Gotham City.

Batman: Arkham City - Game of the Year Edition includes the following DLC:

  • Catwoman Pack
  • Nightwing Bundle Pack
  • Robin Bundle Pack
  • Harley Quinn’s Revenge
  • Challenge Map Pack
  • Arkham City Skins Pack

Batman: Arkham City - Game of the Year Edition packages new gameplay content, seven maps, three playable characters, and 12 skins beyond the original retail release:

  • Maps: Wayne Manor, Main Hall, Freight Train, Black Mask, The Joker's Carnival, Iceberg Long, and Batcave
  • Playable Characters: Catwoman, Robin and Nightwing
  • Skins: 1970s Batsuit, Year One Batman, The Dark Knight Returns, Earth One Batman, Batman Beyond Batman, Animated Batman, Sinestro Corps Batman, Long Halloween Catwoman, Animated Catwoman, Animated Robin, Red Robin and Animated Nightwing

System Requirements

Mac OS X
    • OS: Windows XP, Vista, 7
    • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4 GHz or AMD Athlon X2 4800+
    • Memory: 2GB RAM
    • Hard Disk Space: 17 GB free hard drive space
    • Video Card: ATI 3850HD 512 MB or NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GT 512MB
    • DirectX®: 9.0c
    • OS: 10.7.5
    • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo 2.0 GHz
    • Memory: 4GB RAM
    • Hard Disk Space: 16 GB free hard drive space
    • Video Card: 256MB VRAM
    • Other Requirements: The following graphics cards are not supported: ATI X1xxx series, ATI HD2xxx series, NVIDIA 7xxx series, NVIDIA 8xxx series, NVIDIA 9400, NVIDIA 320M, Intel HD3000 and Intel GMA series.
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Very Positive (482 reviews)
Overwhelmingly Positive (15,704 reviews)
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( 10.0 hrs on record )
Posted: July 30
It's a Batman game – what's not to like?
The strongest points are visual design and controls. Character models, even for generic ones, are very detailed and it's very satisfying to punch people around.
Didn't find the story particularly clever, although it does a decent job at keeping you on the edge of your seat. Some bosses feel out of place.
I didn't think this game is best out of the series and I feel they all are on the same level. Definately worth the money even if you are not a huge comic books fan
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Bagus Tatwa
( 30.5 hrs on record )
Posted: July 29
Nice improvement from 1st installment for arkham games franchise. Good game!
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( 52.0 hrs on record )
Posted: July 29
So many things to do, so much crime to fight!!
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( 38.4 hrs on record )
Posted: July 29
This game is a classic.

I purchased this game for $5 (even if it was $20, it's worth it) and for the price, I feel like I've stolen it.

So what did $5 get me?
  • A great continuation and expansion of the world that "Arkham Asylum" set up,
  • An interesting standalone story that is a great starting point for understanding the Batman/DC universe (I can actually watch suicide squad without having read any of the comics),
  • An open world that feels like it's a living, breathing gang war, filled to the brim with unique characters from the DC universe,
  • A game with graphics that have barely aged at all, the animations are smooth as silk and the voice acting is top notch.
  • Collectable trophies that are actually useful and fun to collect (they are part of a side quest),
  • Plenty of great side quests,
  • Extra game modes after you finish the main story (combat campaign, harley quinn storyline, game mode+),
  • Satisfying combat (if anyone complains about it being too easy, it's because they are playing on easy),
  • The combat controls on the PC are quite good, however using gadgets in a fight can be tricky (The only flaw in the game that I can think of). You can definitely play this game on PC without a controller on the hardest difficulty, so it's not a huge issue.

This is one of a few games that everyone should own.

Pick it up for $5 (it regularly goes on sale during the steam sales). For the price of a McDonalds meal, you'll have a great adventure in the DC universe.
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( 0.5 hrs on record )
Posted: July 29
Doesn't bloody work.
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( 27.0 hrs on record )
Posted: July 29
Great game. Tons of content and playability for it's price. Definitely worth picking up.
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| NobleNik
( 6.5 hrs on record )
Posted: July 29
Amazing game, story line. Everything.
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( 1.8 hrs on record )
Posted: July 28
Why read this review? Your Batman for god's sake. What more can you ask for a game with Batman in the title?
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( 12.6 hrs on record )
Posted: July 28
I'm Batman.
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( 32.4 hrs on record )
Posted: July 28
Having played the full series, this game still holds up. Good story, graphics that still look good, runs well on most computers, well priced, and a great entry in the franchise.
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Most Helpful Reviews  In the past 30 days
11 of 11 people (100%) found this review helpful
141.7 hrs on record
Posted: July 12
The sequel to one of the best Batman games out there, Arkham City takes everything that made Arkham Asylum great, and brings it up a notch. The freeflow combat system that made Asylum so good remains here, and it feels somewhat improved with a few new special takedowns; the same goes for the predator system, in which you can really feel like Batman, taking down enemies one by one, and seeing how they become more and more terrified. There's also a lot of new gadgets, which, besides their use in combat, also help to open new ways to navigate the game world.

As for the game world: it's huge. The game is set in Arkham City, a megaprison built after the events in the Asylum that took place in the first game. The "city" has a few different districts, each controlled by a different villain from Batman's rogues gallery, with their own thugs and all. The environments are really well designed, both for exteriors (the city itself), and interiors.

The story is pretty good as well. It begins with Batman (well, Bruce Wayne, actually) getting imprisoned in Arkham City, after he was running for mayor in opposition to the prison. Once there, he finds out that the man in charge, Professor Hugo Strange, has a plan for the prison, named Protocol 10, and Batman must figure out what that plan implies. During the main story you'll also have encounters with other villains from Batman's history, like the Joker, Two-Face, the Penguin, the Riddler, and many more. There's also plenty of side missions for you to take on, each with their own style. And, as an added bonus, you also get to play as Catwoman at several points during the main story, who's in Arkham City following her own agenda, but still has some encounters with Batman.
As for music, it's very good. The soundtrack really works for the game, giving you that Batman feeling when you're beating up dozens of thugs, or the tension in a Predator room when you're spotted. The main menu music alone is amazing.

As for extra content, there's tons of it: first of all, New Game+. After beating the game, you get to play it all over again from the beginning, in a more challenging mode, as enemies will be stronger and faster; however, you get to keep all your toys! Then there's Harley Quinn's Revenge, which is a story DLC that takes place after the main events of the game, and you get to play as Robin. Finally, there's Riddler's Revenge, a challenge mode in which you can play as Batman, Catwoman, Robin and Nightwing, in several combat and predator challenges.

So, to conclude this review, I can say Batman: Arkham City is an amazing game, especially if you're a big Batman fan.
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10 of 10 people (100%) found this review helpful
83.6 hrs on record
Posted: July 5
Still my favorite of the Arkham series yers later. Awesome story, non-tedious side missions, and huge replay value. The Riddler's revenge challenges could be a game all of their own. Highly reccomended.
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16 of 23 people (70%) found this review helpful
10 people found this review funny
32.8 hrs on record
Posted: June 30
Best Batman Game yeah...get it and be Batman...or don't...if you wanna be a witcher or anything that's cool too...It's a free world


All in all a very good game with a compelling story..interesting characters as well a very interesting open world..the riddler puzzles were sometimes irritating but meh i got passed it all in the end

Downsides which is my own personal opinion (I don't want people to tell me how wrong i am and bla bla bla)

-You can't play as Robin..which i very much wanted to do
-Once the story ends i didn't feel like playing the game again
-The side mission boss battles shouldn't even be called that..(You just press a button for the takedown)
-No Batmobile
-And also you can't access Gotham

I know i know this has all been changed with Arkham Knight...but since it's ♥♥♥♥ for the PC port i haven't bought the game yet
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4 of 4 people (100%) found this review helpful
3.9 hrs on record
Posted: June 29
Large open world game with many characters from Batman universe.. and many gadgets that make you feel like you're THE Batman. Stealth and action in one. Great music and atmosphere. *Highly recommended*.
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9 of 14 people (64%) found this review helpful
64.8 hrs on record
Posted: June 29
I'm Batman! No other game encapsulates its hero quite like Arkham City, as you flawlessly beatdown hordes of thugs and freely fireoff gadgets to solve puzzles in an openworld.

+ Combat
+ Gadgets
+ Costume
+ Graphics
+ Animations
+ Boss Battles
+ Vanity damage
+ Cape animations
+ Combat Gadgets
+ Character design
+ Slowmo Finishers
+ Unique open world
+ Story & voice acting
+ Batsignal as waypoint
+ Satisfying combat sounds
+ Unique travel methods, without any fall damage
+ Dynamic gadgets+interactive environments=puzzles

+- Riddler Trophies

- No multiplayer/coop

* Controller required
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3 of 3 people (100%) found this review helpful
4 people found this review funny
92.6 hrs on record
Posted: July 13
Epic gargoyle pose? (check!) close enough

Billowy cap? (check!) that's a childs bedsheet

Pointy ears? (check!) those are cat ears

(Say it... SAY IT!!) I AM BATMAN!!! nope
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4 of 5 people (80%) found this review helpful
22.7 hrs on record
Posted: June 29
Batman: Arkham City is an amazing game. Actually, I love Batman and his world, but I didn't belive that the story of this game was getting so addictive. Actually, I had tasks from my university to do and they became irrelevant for me. Now, after completing the original story, I'm going to obtain the maximum percentage possible.
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4 of 5 people (80%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
9.6 hrs on record
Posted: July 19
This game is better than Arkham Origins.
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3 of 4 people (75%) found this review helpful
3 of 4 people (75%) found this review helpful
59.4 hrs on record
Posted: June 30
Arkham City just in better and more challenging.
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