Need to get your fix on Caped Crusader news? Fear not! At E3 2013, we got the scoop on "Batman: Arkham Origins," where we got a look at gameplay footage and learned some details about the next game featuring everyone's favorite Dark Knight not named Matt Harvey (Go Mets!). "Batman: Arkham Origins" is the third installment in the "Arkham" series. "Batman: Arkham Origins" will be released Oct. 25 for Xbox 360, PS3, PC and Wii U. There are no details regarding a "Batman: Arkham Origins" release date for PS4 or Xbox One at this point.

Since "Batman: Arkham Origins" is a prequel, the police in Gotham approach him different than they have in past games. In "Batman: Arkham Origins," he's approached cautiously, thought of as a hybrid between myth and vigilante. And  Commissioner Gordon is Captain James Gordon here.

"Batman: Arkham Origins" will pit Batman vs. The Joker, who will not be voiced by Mark Hamill this time around. Instead, he will be voiced by Troy Baker, who also voiced Booker DeWitt in "Bioshock Infinite," Two-Face and Joel in "The Last of Us."

"Batman: Arkham Origins" will be stuffed with multiple gadgets for you to choose from, including a new number dubbed the Remote Claw, which allows you to pull two objects towards you at once.

Check out some gameplay screens of "Batman: Arkham Origins" below.


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