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Watch Batman School Bat-Mite at Video Games in this Video!

Batman is, of course, an expert at the Wii.

 Which one's brave? Which one's bold?

You know, I always wondered if Batman was any good at da vidya games. On the one hand, you might think he’d deem such trivialities to be beneath him. On the other, if he’s good at everything, why not first-person shooters? Could he wield the Wiimote as expertly as a baterang? And how would he feel about playing his own games? These are questions ripe for a couple installments of G-Man’s Off My Mind, I think. Believe it or not, they all get answered in this quite amusing, very charming, greatly diverting commercial for the BATMAN: THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD game that’s hitting stores on the 24. I may always have a bit of trouble reconciling this kid-friendly Batman with the one who takes on kill-tallying Mr. Zsasz and people-eating Killer Kroc, but lord help me if I wasn’t entertained by seeing Bat-Mite use his fifth-dimensional magic to force Bats and Green Arrow to play this game.  "I plan for all contingencies," he says. Indeed!

I remember seeing demos of this on display at DC’s booth back at Comic Con. I didn’t get to play them, of course, but it was pretty cool to see the likes of Guy Gardner and Jaime Reyes getting their time to shine in what looked like a pretty wild, colorful beat ‘em up. Apparently, there’s also a cool feature that’ll allow you to simultaneously play this on the DS and the Wii (or, as I always like to call it, the wheeeeeee!) letting the "remote player" control Bat-Mite on screen. They'll be linked, of course, by fifth-dimensional magic!

Anyway, here's the video I've been describing. You're going to smirk and maybe even guffaw, over it...  == TEASER ==  

   
Tom Pinchuk’s the writer of  HYBRID BASTARDS!  & UNIMAGINABLE. Order them on Amazon here  here.
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Posted by Crimson Eagle

Batman playing the wii? strange...

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" Which one's brave? Which one's bold?Which one´s bald?"
Posted by Nick-SV(ril)

haha totally loved it. awesome promotion video.

Posted by Metatron_Da_Don

while Batman was too busy putting Clock King in a rear naked choke and playing with Bat-Mite's Wii, this was happening
 

Posted by Metatron_Da_Don

great movie btw, Jensen Ackles as Red Hood

Posted by rlmay3
I was wondering who voiced Bat-Mite!!
 
"Mr. Herman! Paging Mr. Herman!"
 
@Metatron_Da_Don said:

" while Batman was too busy putting Clock King in a rear naked choke and playing with Bat-Mite's Wii, this was happening
 

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LOL
Posted by Avenging-X-Bolt

"Can I Be Batman"? 
 
story of Green Arrow's life  lol  kidding
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Posted by Lvenger

Batman playing the Wii.. epic!! The only thing that could make this better is if he was playing against Chuck Norris.

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Posted by Ferris08
@Metatron_Da_Don:  
 
i so loved this movie!
Posted by M.S. Feather

I think I'll get this for me and my younger brothers to play.  Fighting over who gets to play as Batman seems like a lot of fun. :P

Posted by ImperiousRix

Definitely need to get this game.

Posted by spawn devil

Ok, this was hilarious.

Posted by ComicCrazy

LOL "your just button mashing" oh that made my day. Who knew Batman was a hardcore gamer ?
Posted by RedHurricane24

In the now immortal words of Bat-Mite: This... IS... AWESOMESAUCE!!!

Posted by carnivalofsins00

so whos actually getting this? it doesnt look as bad as i thought.

Posted by DocGroove

Funny video! I might get this game if the reviews aren't that bad...

Posted by Neverpraying

That video was terrible.

Posted by symphonix

Great video, but I'm still undecided as I haven't really seen any decent game play video.

Posted by Eyz

I love this ad!
It's so fun, original and fresh!
I mean, those characters (with the gameplay sequences inbetween) look a lot more like they're actually playing the game than 99% people in Wii commercials! :P

Posted by Joe_E_Nigma

love how the poster in the background is a reference to TDKR lol.