In the past few years, Batman games have been getting better and better. When the caped crusader first started to get the video game treatment, most of the games were considered, sub par. Yet, when the Arkham series started in 2009, things began to change for the Dark Knight. The Arkham games have been met with praise from critics and fans, alike. In 2016, Telltale games announced that they would ...[Read More]
TellTale Games released gameplay footage of their upcoming Batman: Enemy Within via IGN. And it looks frightening!
For many, he was the iconic live action Batman. He called himself a Bright Knight as opposed to a dark one. And he never truly lost touch with the character who made him an icon.
“Black. All important movies start with a black screen.” That’s the opening line from The Lego Batman Movie, that rolls even before any of the studio logos show up. It’s never an easy task building a movie spinoff around a side character from a previous movie or show, even when working from an established character. The Lego Batman Movie takes on that task with the charact...[Read More]
In just a few days, Cryptozoic Entertainment and Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be releasing a new statue, featuring the iconic Batmobile from the classic Batman television series.
Everyone loves a dice game for game night or on the run. Add a Batman theme and it’s time to press your luck in Gotham City. Here’s your chance to play in one of the most popular themes in pop culture while having the same enjoyment as other Steve Jackson Games such as Zombie Dice, Cthulu Dice, and Trophy Buck.
It’s October, and while he gets a whole day in September, here at Marooner’s Rock we all know that it’s Batman Month! And we’re kicking it off with the worst of the worst, the absolute lamest villains in Batman’s rogues gallery.
Enter the fractured psyche of Bruce Wayne and discover the powerful and far-reaching consequences of your choices as the Dark Knight. In this gritty and violent new story from the award-winning creators of The Walking Dead – A Telltale Games Series, you'll make discoveries that will shatter Bruce Wayne's world, and the already fragile stability of a corrupt Gotham City.
Batman games over the years have usually painted a violent, devoted figure, using a number of items to his advantage while maintaining a great deal of stealth to intimidate his enemies. Sure, some games have fared better than others (can we just forget the Batman Forever releases didn’t exist?), but overall, developers have really gotten an idea of what makes the hero tick.
Batman (Kevin Conroy) must save Commissioner Gordon (Ray Wise) from the Joker's (Mark Hamill) twisted quest to drive him insane.
We’ve seen our fair share of outstanding Batman movies in the past – I don’t need to tell you how amazing Batman: Mask of the Phantasm is after all these years, do I? – but none have the same level of anticipation as Batman: The Killing Joke. An R-rated animated film that promised initially to not hold back any punches, Joke was promising to stay devoted to the source material, written...[Read More]
Bad news has been hovering over the Batman Arkham series like the weight of Bruce’s lack of parents. Not only did the PC version of what was otherwise a stellar entry to the series Arkham Knight run poorly, but customers were offered refunds for even digital versions. In fact, I’m not sure if it’s playable to this day. Unfortunately, the trend of unfortunate events continues as B...[Read More]