Reminder: Batman: Arkham City GOTY & Harley Quinn's Revenge Available Today

Posted by G-Man (39205 posts) - - Show Bio

We've been talking about the Game of the Year edition of Batman: Arkham City. If you've been waiting to buy the game, today is the day you make the purchase. Available in North America for Xbox and PS3, the Game of the Year edition comes with all the previously released downloadable content (DLC) packs, Batman Year One movie download and Harley Quinn's Revenge, which adds more than two hours of completely new gameplay.

Harley Quinn's Revenge features playable chapters for both Batman and Robin as they uncover Harley's plans for vengeance against Batman for the events that occurred in Batman: Arkham City. If you've already purchased and played the game, you can download Harley Quinn's Revenge today in the Xbox LIVE® Marketplace for Xbox 360 and PlayStation®Network.

The DLC will be available for PC in early-June and the Game of the Year edition is scheduled for release in Europe, Australia and other global territories in September. The DLC included on disc includes the Catwoman Pack, Nightwing Bundle Pack, Robin Bundle Pack, Challenge Map Pack and Arkham City Skins Pack. All in, Batman: Arkham CityGame of the Year Edition packages new gameplay content, seven maps, three playable characters, and 12 skins in addition to the full original game.

== TEASER ==

Are you planning on getting (and completing) the game today?

#1 Posted by JDevil (60 posts) - - Show Bio

I'm psyched about this DLC. I'm gonna get this and the Nightwing pack which I've been meaning to get for awhile.

#2 Posted by Mr. Kamikaze (655 posts) - - Show Bio

im downloading it now as we speak (on Xbox 360). Hopefully this means I can use Robin in the city.

#3 Posted by Avenging-X-Bolt (14374 posts) - - Show Bio

I pre ordered the dc code. From GameStop. Now I just have to wait for them to send me the code.

#4 Posted by EpicMeltDown (98 posts) - - Show Bio

As I understand it the DLC takes place in the Joker area of the City and you switch back and forth between Robin and Batman segments. So there will be some Robin in the city but in a very focused way.

#5 Posted by KRYPTON (2421 posts) - - Show Bio

When the Ps3 updates today, I'm gonna buy me the DLC.. It needs to hurry up, I'm waiting still....

#6 Posted by TheHeat (499 posts) - - Show Bio

This game sold  more than MK, Skyrim, and Portal 2? Wha?

#7 Posted by htb106 (1724 posts) - - Show Bio

what? I have to wait until September to get the GOTY version? I have to wait to play as robin in the actual story?

I was really looking forward to this.

Of course I'm still looking forward to this but I just can't wait that long.

#8 Posted by CptPanda29 (218 posts) - - Show Bio

Argh it's my birthday and I can't get this cause of living in a hotel for work...

#9 Posted by SlickyMike88 (262 posts) - - Show Bio

I played the Harly dlc , and I have to say that it was dissapointing to be honest :P Harley turend out to be a cliche villain in this . Rocksteady didn't do anything cool with her here ,I wish Harley could do more damage or be more threatning as a villain......

#10 Posted by shiftplusone (16 posts) - - Show Bio

Waiting for the pc release (as usual)

Can't wait

#11 Posted by Bestostero (5782 posts) - - Show Bio

cant wait to try this out!!!

#12 Posted by Nefarious (28045 posts) - - Show Bio

This is going to be interesting.

#13 Posted by Wowlock (380 posts) - - Show Bio

I really want to play this DLC but sadly GFWL treats me as a criminal and it is not available in my region......So there goes my ''legit'' buy chance.

#14 Posted by MasterofChaos (1150 posts) - - Show Bio

Wow. I guess I'm glad I never got around to getting this yet.

#15 Posted by Grimoire (595 posts) - - Show Bio

Have to wait two very...very...very long days until I have the money to get this DLC. lol

#16 Posted by Master_Thief (928 posts) - - Show Bio



#17 Posted by JamDamage (1195 posts) - - Show Bio

@Mr. Kamikaze: no Robin in the city, which sucks. Right now I'm looking for it on Playstation netword and can not find it anywhere. I'm getting pissed off.

#18 Posted by JamDamage (1195 posts) - - Show Bio

@KRYPTON : It's on right now. I'm DLing it as of now.

#19 Posted by Or35ti (1133 posts) - - Show Bio

Can't wait to download the DLC. Was the game really the top-selling of all year?

#20 Posted by Novemberx2 (503 posts) - - Show Bio

@Mr. Kamikaze: you cannot, Its a standalone thing. the option appears on the main menu, you are stuck following the liner mission. you cannot go explore it all

#21 Posted by BlackArmor (6213 posts) - - Show Bio

Selling my old copy and replacing it with this because I don't have any of the download content or year 1 and even if this isn't cheaper its easier than getting all of that

#22 Posted by The Lobster (1698 posts) - - Show Bio

Just played it.....totally worth the 10 bucks.

#23 Posted by csl316 (170 posts) - - Show Bio

I should really walk downstairs and download this. I've had my fill of Arkham City, but more Harley is always a good thing.

#24 Posted by edtie97 (81 posts) - - Show Bio

I was wondering if this was worth the buy?

#25 Posted by Avenging-X-Bolt (14374 posts) - - Show Bio

Beat it about an hour ago. It was alright.

#26 Posted by Gambit1024 (10217 posts) - - Show Bio

Man... Anyone know if 7/11 sells PSN cards?

#27 Edited by War Killer (20880 posts) - - Show Bio

Having played and beat this new episode, I want to first admit that I did enjoy the game play and had a fun time through the episode. But there were three things I didn’t like about it and were disappointed in:

Overall, again while an enjoyable play through, this episode feels nothing less more of an extra side-mission than the supposed “Final Chapter” of the game that it has been claimed to be. Taking major plot points left off by the second game which could have easily been taken and used in a third installment and are instead reduced to just another crazy that Batman is forced to stop; adding nothing new to the Arkham games but in the end feeling like a rushed idea to cash in on the game’s success.

#28 Posted by RedheadedAtrocitus (6958 posts) - - Show Bio

I may have to try this sometime ^_^

#29 Posted by KRYPTON (2421 posts) - - Show Bio

@JamDamage said:

@KRYPTON : It's on right now. I'm DLing it as of now.

I already beat the DLC, it took me about 30 minutes or more to do it.

#30 Posted by ssejllenrad (13028 posts) - - Show Bio

Too short.

#31 Posted by wowylied (238 posts) - - Show Bio

A real let down. Too short, we can't use robin in the main map, the story is empty and the fight (like the boss) are boring as hell.

A really bad dlc, even the one with catwoman was better.

#32 Posted by doomsilver (652 posts) - - Show Bio

That is a big gun....

#33 Posted by FoxxFireArt (3617 posts) - - Show Bio

From everything I've been hearing, this DLC is incredible short considering all the build up it was given. Many have said it will take under 2 hours.

#34 Posted by Bestostero (5782 posts) - - Show Bio

I hate to say this, I really do, but this dlc was a waste of money! It is definitely not worth 9.99...should've been 4.99. It's short, it's pointless, it doesn't give any resolution or feel of accomplishment, it was very brief and unsatisfying. I was hoping that Robin was gonna be the main focus, but Batman was still pretty much still the main character. (you would switch playing Robin and Batman)

#35 Posted by MetallicMercury (86 posts) - - Show Bio

I saw the walkthrough. It was terrible.

#36 Posted by KidSupreme (848 posts) - - Show Bio

I gotta download this new upgrade!

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