The lights are on
What new ideas the game brings to the table and how well old ideas are presented.
How good a game looks, taking into account any flaws such as bad collision or pop-up.
Does the game’s music and sound effects get you involved or do they make you resolve to always play with the volume down?
Basically, the controller to human interface. The less you think about the hunk of plastic in your hands, the better the playability.
Flat out, just how fun the game is to play. The most important factor in rating a game.
Batman: Arkham Origins is just two days away. A young Dark Knight is hunted by Black Mask and his hired assassins on Christmas Eve, but justice never sleeps (or drinks egg nog).
Batman must hunt down the crime boss and, along the way, deal with the likes of Deathstroke, Deadshot, Bane, and more. This Batman is more brutal and less refined than the Dark Knight of Arkham Origins and Arkham City, and he's clearly done something to earn the contempt of Gotham's most sinister mobster.
Batman: Arkham Origins will be out on Friday for Wii U, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC. For more, check out 17 minutes of gameplay and read a recent preview of our fight with Deathstroke.
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Getting this on Friday for PS3, but I swear if it drops on PS4 I will GET again!!!! Cant wait!
Well this helps get me pumped.
"This Batman is more brutal and less refined than the Dark Knight of Arkham Origins and Arkham City"
I think you mean Arkham Asylum.
This trailer blew my mind, didn't provide much besides new clips of Lady Shiva, it was exciting! Still, Firefly is my favorite, him and Bane are my favorite imaginings of those characters (so far). I LOVE the dark theme of this game, in the other two I felt kinda awkward crouching in bright places however in this it feels more believable since the shadows seems darker, it really captures the "Batman" feel of it all.
I can't wait for this.
There goes my weekend....looks really good