Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment released the Batman: Arkham Origins mobile game today in the App Store for iPad, iPhone and iPod. They also officially released a TV spot for the game, which beautifully details the transformation of a young Bruce Wayne into Batman. There are glimpses of a the murder of Bruce Wayne's parents, a young Bruce Wayne mourning their loss, a schoolyard fight involving a young Bruce Wayne, and Bruce Wayne emerging as Batman. The Batman: Arkham Origins spot will be running on broadcast TV starting October 19.
Developed by WB Games Montréal, Batman: Arkham Origins is based on DC Comics’ core Batman license and features an expanded Gotham City and introduces an original prequel storyline set several years before the events of Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman: Arkham City. Taking place before the rise of Gotham City’s most dangerous criminals, the game showcases a young and unrefined Batman as he faces a defining moment in his early career as a crime fighter that sets his path to becoming the Dark Knight. As the story unfolds, players will meet many important characters for the first time and forge key relationships.
Batman: Arkham Origins will be released on all platforms worldwide beginning October 25, 2013.