New game is a prequel to previous games in the Batman franchise
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment officially launched Batman: Arkham Origins late last week to hoards of gamers who are fans of the franchise. This latest installment in the Batman franchise is a prequel to the events in Batman: Arkham Asylum.
Origins is also the first game in the Batman franchise to have multiple player mode. The video game is available for the PS3, Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii U, and Windows computers. Along with the launch of the main game, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has also launched Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate for the PlayStation Vita and Nintendo 3DS portable game systems.
The events that take place in Origins are set several years before the events of Arkham Asylum and take place before the rise of some the city's most dangerous criminals. The game follows a young and unrefined Batman as he faces the defining moments early in his career. The game is available to purchase right now.