Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment today unveiled details for the Batman: Arkham Origins Collector’s Edition. The UK package will be available from 25th October, 2013 in limited quantities for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment, and will retail for £79.99. The North American version of the Collector’s Edition will be announced next week.
The UK Batman: Arkham Origins Collector’s Edition will include the following extensive bonus content:
- Exclusive Arkham Origins highly detailed premium statue featuring Batman & The Joker, measuring approximately
– Height: 30cm
– Depth: 13.5cm
– Width: 13cm
- 80-page, full-color hardcover artbook
- Assassin’s Intel Dossier, including files on the eight assassins, as well as Black Mask’s contract
- 1st Appearance Batman Skin DLC
- Deathstroke Challenge Pack DLC – Usable throughout all the Arkham Origins Challenge maps and also includes two bonus challenge maps and two bonus Deathstroke Skins
- Exclusive 3D Metal Pack
- The PS3 edition will also include the Knightfall pack as an exclusive piece of content
Developed by WB Games Montréal, Batman: Arkham Origins features an expanded Gotham City and introduces an original prequel storyline set several years before the events of Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman: Arkham City. Taking place before the rise of Gotham City’s most dangerous criminals, the game showcases a young and unrefined Batman as he faces a defining moment in his early career as a crime fighter that sets his path to becoming the Dark Knight. As the story unfolds, players will meet many important characters for the first time and forge key relationships. Batman: Arkham Origins will ship with a multiplayer mode developed by Splash Damage that allows players to take the franchise’s award-winning gameplay online to play with friends and foes.
Batman: Arkham Origins is the next installment in the blockbuster Batman: Arkhamvideogame franchise and will be available for the PS3™, Xbox 360®, the Wii U™ system, and Windows PC. Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate™, the handheld version developed by Armature Studio, will be available for PlayStation®Vita handheld entertainment system and the Nintendo 3DS™ handheld system. The game will release on all platforms worldwide on Oct. 25, 2013.