The waiting is finally over, folks. "Batman: Arkham Asylum" hits shelves today, giving you the chance to discover for yourselves why I've been raving about the game for so long.
MTV's gaming editor, Russ Frushtick, has already declared it an early favorite for "Game of the Year," and as I mentioned in my own review of "Batman: Arkham Asylum," his praise for the game is certainly well-deserved.
Just in case you missed some of our recent assessments of "Arkham," here's a quick roundup of what we've been saying around MTV HQ about Batman's latest video game adventure:
"Batman: Arkham Asylum" Review: Believe the Hype — This is my review of "Arkham" with an eye toward the comics connections and faithfulness to the character, his history and his supporting cast.
Five Reasons Comics Fans Should Love "Batman: Arkham Asylum" — From continuity call-outs to an impressive range of cameos, "Arkham" had a lot to offer comics fans. Here are some of my favorite elements of the game that should appeal to comics fans.
'Batman: Arkham Asylum' Game Delivery Drives Us Crazy! — The arrival of the game would have been enough to get us excited around MTV HQ, but wait until you see what it came packaged with!
'Batman: Arkham Asylum' Game - Check Out The First 10 Minutes! — Simply put, the opening scene from "Arkham Asylum" was brilliant. Here's the first 10 minutes of the game, so you can see for yourself why we were all gathered around the monitor here in MTV HQ.
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