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Batman: Arkham Knight

Rating Summary

Based on 107 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

86

Top Critic Average

81%

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General Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Jun 23, 2015
Xbox OneJun 23, 2015
PCOct 28, 2015
Xbox Series X/SNov 10, 2020
PlayStation 5Nov 12, 2020

Developer: Iron Galaxy Studios

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Genres: Action, Adventure

Batman: Arkham Knight brings the award-winning Arkham trilogy from Rocksteady Studios to its epic conclusion. Developed exclusively for New-Gen platforms, Batman: Arkham Knight introduces Rocksteady's uniquely designed version of the Batmobile. The highly anticipated addition of this legendary vehicle, combined with the acclaimed gameplay of the Arkham series, offers gamers the ultimate and complete Batman experience as they tear through the streets and soar across the skyline of the entirety of Gotham City. In this explosive finale, Batman faces the ultimate threat against the city that he is sworn to protect, as Scarecrow returns to unite the super criminals of Gotham and destroy the Batman forever.

Batman: Arkham Knight Critic Reviews

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The gameplay is good, and very often great, but we knew that already. It's a known quantity. As a Batman story, this is something else. It dares to tackle not just the surface details of the character, but explores his psyche. It portrays him as, frankly, kind of a dick and also as a man of unflinching honour. The Batman of Arkham Knight is a complex, contradictory figure, a hero with real depth and dimension, and we get to wear the iconic cowl for one last mind-boggling night of mayhem. Miss out on that? You must be joking.

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IGN

9.2 / 10.0
Dan Stapleton

Batman: Arkham Knight is an impressive game on almost every level, with non-stop variety and great action.

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An entertaining superhero power fantasy, let down by awful Batmobile combat, a laughable villain, and serious performance issues.

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An ambitious and successful end to Rocksteady's trilogy, with a standard-setting open world you must experience. A superior main story and less Batmobile combat would've made a huge difference.

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