SPOILER: Make Way for Arkham City's New Villains
Posted on Sunday, May 22 @ 12:46:54 PST by Daniel Bischoff
Word has it that's going to change with Arkham City and the first image of The Penguin above seems to confirm he's got a big imprint on Gotham gone mad. Rocksteady frontman Dax Ginn, who we interviewed at GDC, let the news out about the bird and the bat:
The way that Penguin has always been portrayed is as quite an aristocratic, well-spoken gentleman who's got these twisted delusions of grandeur. So we've made him a really horrible, nasty piece of work - but still with the delusion of grandeur. He dresses well, but in a poor taste, and we've made him this brutish, brutal guy but also key into collection fascination that he's had throughout the years.That sounds like a very interesting take on a character that I can't imagine as anything but Danny Devito eating raw fish. Ginn also gave interviewers the run down on Catwoman:
The attitude of this Selena Kyle is closer to that of the late, great Eartha Kitt from the cult 60's TV show: strong, confident, sexy and independent. Comic book nerds will notice Arkham City's Catwoman appears to have been designed in the style of Adam Hughes's covers from the third Catwoman series, a feature Rocksteady hoped people would spot.If you haven't caught a glimpse of Catwoman in action, check out the gameplay trailer below.
You can bet that Batman: Arkham City will get blown out at E3 2011. Game Revolution will be there with previews, hands-on, impressions, media, liveblog coverage, and the latest on all the biggest games. Bookmark our E3 2011 tag page to keep up with the latest happenings leading into and throughout the big show.
FOLLOW ME ON TWITTER. YOU KNOW YOU WANT TO.
Minecraft: Story Mode
Minecraft Story Mode Episode 1 FREE download trailer. (1:50)
Dungeons & Dragons: Neverwinter
Storm King\'s Thunder launch trailer. (1:18)
ARK: Survival Evolved
Patch 248 Procedurally Generated Maps, Kaprosuchus, Diplocaulus, Chalicotherium and more. (1:38)
Lady and the Painter trailer. (0:40)
Shadow Warrior 2
Behind the Schemes Flying Wild Hog. (16:19)
|More On GameRevolution|