Batman didn’t always have kick-ass video games as this Honest Trailer reminds us, but it also spotlights when everything changed for the Dark Knight. In 2009, Rocksteady Studios finally managed to give Batman the gritty and dark gameplay he deserved. In Batman: Arkham Asylum, Batman has to survive a gauntlet of villains on his way to stop the Joker from detonating bombs in Gotham City. Check out the brutally honest take from Smosh Games.
You thought it would be easy to turn Batman into a cool video game. For 20 years, you were wrong. Now, revisit the 2009 sensation that made everyone say, "See!, now this is how you make a f!*$ng Batman game!" Arkham Asylum.
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Honest Game Trailers: Batman: Arkham Asylum
Executive Producers: Andy Signore and Smosh
Directed by Spencer Gilbert
Episode Written by Joshua Ovenshire, Spencer Gilbert, Matt Sohinki, Matt Raub, Michael Adams Davis, and Michael Schroeder
Edited by Spencer Agnew