“Batman: Arkham City” Promises to be the Biggest and Best Game of 2011 [VIDEO]
Today is the day a lot of Gamers have been anticipating is finally here! The Return of the Dark Knight!
"Batman: Arkham City" (T) on Xbox360 and PS3. This takes place a year after the events of "Arkham Asylum". The former warden of Arkham took credit for stopping the Joker and has since gotten himself elected as the new mayor of Gotham City. Now he's closed down the Asylum, and turned the city's slums into an open-air prison named Arkham City, where the petty criminals are mixed in with the criminally insane. And the guy running the joint has figured out that Batman is Bruce Wayne.
The game features a huge cast of villains, including the Joker, the Penguin, the Riddler, Mr. Freeze, and Two Face, who intends to execute Catwoman.
Alfred supports Batman by radio as he enters the prison to rescue her. Batman's also armed with new gadgets like smoke pellets, ice grenades and a sniper-like taser gun. Catwoman is a playable character for her own set of missions. You'll be able to get separate downloadable packs that add Nightwing and Robin as playable characters in a few weeks.
Girls kiss your boyfriends goodbye for a few days.
"Rocksmith" (T) on Xbox360 and PS3. This title is similar to the "Rock Band" and "Guitar Hero" games, but you can actually plug in ANY real guitar to play. The difficulty adjusts to your personal skill level, so you can progress at your own pace. Check out the track list here.
"Ratchet & Clank: All 4 One" (E10+) on PS3. For the first time in this ten game series, the focus is on multiplayer game play. Up to four players can players can drop in and out of co-op games both locally and online. Some weapons making their debut in this game included the Frost Cannon, Plasma Bomb Launcher and Warmonger.