Game News & Features
Batman: Arkham Origins confirmed and set for October 2013; Blackgate version coming to handhelds
NEWS (Posted on: 04/09/2013)
You know those rumors that have been hanging around about a prequel to the Batman: Arkham games? They’re true, it turns out. Today, Warner Bros. Interactive announced that the Dark Knight will... [more+]
Rumor: Batman Arkham Origins coming to PS4 and next Xbox in 2013
NEWS (Posted on: 03/28/2013)
This just in from the Rumor Mill. According to French website Gameblog, Rocksteady is at work on a new installment in its popular series of Batman: Arkham games.
Citing unnamed industry sources, the... [more+]
Warner Bros. confirms new Batman Arkham game in development for 2013
NEWS (Posted on: 02/12/2013)
During an investor call earlier today, Time Warner CFO John K. Marin confirmed the existence of a new Batman Arkham game is due to be released in 2013.
At the moment, we know next to nothing about... [more+]
Warner Bros. registers 15 new Batman domain names including Arkham Universe
NEWS (Posted on: 01/14/2013)
Warner Bros. is up to something involving the Batman universe. Specifically, they've been registering a laundry list of domain names which appear related to the "Arkham Asylum / Arkham... [more+]
Game & Save: Video game deals for Black Friday 2012
FEATURE (Posted on: 11/19/2012)
Black Friday is only days away, and that means DEALS! More importantly, GAME DEALS! Whether you're buying gifts for loved ones or just looking for some great deals for yourself, GameDynamo is here... [more+]
Video game concept art from the London Games Festival sold for charity
NEWS (Posted on: 11/14/2012)
Roger Ebert, eat your heart out.
Today, more than one hundred pieces of concept art from some of the best-known, most iconic video games of our time have been put up to auction in order to raise money... [more+]
Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences is now accepting nominations for 16th Annual D.I.C.E Awards
NEWS (Posted on: 11/09/2012)
As of November 1, 2012, the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences is accepting submissions for the 16th Annual D.I.C.E. Awards, which recognize and commend the best games and developers in the industry.... [more+]
Top 10 Most Childish Video Game Villains
FEATURE (Posted on: 09/05/2012)
There's nothing as pure as the heart of a child, especially when it comes to cruelty. Without the maturity to understand consequences and distinguish right from wrong, children can be capable of... [more+]
Rumor: Rocksteady's next Batman title hearkens back to the Silver Age of the Caped Crusader
NEWS (Posted on: 07/11/2012)
According to a rumor published by Variety, the upcoming sequel to Batman: Arkham City might take a step backward… but not in the way you might think. If the rumor is to be believed, the sequel... [more+]
Top 10 Jerkiest Heroes of Gaming
FEATURE (Posted on: 07/05/2012)
When you need someone to save the world, you shouldn't expect your hero to be polite as well as courageous. The characters forced onto these life-threatening missions tend to have plenty of emotional... [more+]
Batman swoops onto the Wii U with Arkham City: Armored Edition
NEWS (Posted on: 06/05/2012)
Looks like Batman’s coming to the Wii U. At Nintendo’s E3 keynote this morning, Warner Brothers Interactive and Rock Steady Studios announced that Batman: Arkham City Armored Edition... [more+]
Batman: Arkham City's Harley Quinn's Revenge DLC gets new screenshots and a teaser trailer
NEWS (Posted on: 05/11/2012)
Batman: Arkham City fans around the world are anxious to get their hands on the upcoming campaign DLC: Harley Quinn's Revenge.
Teased for weeks now, Rocksteady Studios and Warner Bros. Games... [more+]
Top 10 Most Complex and Involved Games
FEATURE (Posted on: 04/25/2012)
Hey, GameDynamo readers, it's been a while! I've been traveling in Asia, and now that I'm back, I thought what better way to celebrate than to make a list of the most complicated, deep, and... [more+]
Batman: Arkham City GOTY Edition packs in Harley Quinn's Revenge and all previous DLC
NEWS (Posted on: 04/23/2012)
Being one of the biggest non-FPS games of the past year is no easy feat; doing that and shipping 6 million copies is an even harder feat.
To celebrate this grand achievement, Warner Bros. Interactive... [more+]
Leaked PS3 Trophies list for Batman: Arkham City hints at new campaign DLC
NEWS (Posted on: 04/03/2012)
It looks like there will be new DLC coming to Batman: Arkham City, if the leaked PlayStation 3 Trophies discovered by PS3Trophies.org are any indication. What's interesting, though, is that it appears... [more+]
The Decline of the Japanese Gaming Industry. Is It a Reality?
FEATURE (Posted on: 03/22/2012)
The Japanese gaming industry has been getting a lot of flak as of late. First, we've had the creator of Mega Man himself, Keiji Inafune, publicly stating that Japan has lost its fighting spirit.... [more+]
BAFTA reveals its 2012 video game awards nominees
NEWS (Posted on: 02/20/2012)
Recently, the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) revealed the nominees for its upcoming video game awards.
The awards will be split between 18 categories, one of which, the GAME... [more+]
Skyrim takes home 5 awards at the 15th Annual Interactive Achievement Awards
NEWS (Posted on: 02/10/2012)
Good heavens, Skyrim keeps on winning awards, does it not?
Last night, the 15th Annual Interactive Achievement Awards took place in Las Vegas. For… um… 15 years, the event has recognized... [more+]
The Writers Guild of America announces nominees for upcoming video game award
NEWS (Posted on: 01/12/2012)
The Writers Guild of America announced the nominations for its award for video game writing, just one of the many awards that honor the art of writing throughout the media every year. This year marks... [more+]
GameFly reveals its Top 10 most rented / requested games of 2011 listings
NEWS (Posted on: 01/05/2012)
Earlier today, GameFly, the leading online video game rental service, revealed its annual listing of the top games of the year. The charts reflect the requests made by members based on their GameQs,... [more+]
Rocksteady rewards Arkham City players with Batman Inc. skin; releases skin swap code
NEWS (Posted on: 12/20/2011)
Rocksteady Studios has created a real masterpiece in Batman: Arkham City. As is the case with truly great games, the developer is being rewarded with outstanding sales worldwide. As a thank you to... [more+]
Spike TV's VGA Awards 2011: Highlights, Thoughts, and Videos
FEATURE (Posted on: 12/12/2011)
Another year, another VGAs. As you may have expected, awards were given out, games were acknowledged, and premieres were had. All-in-all, the show went off without a hitch (unless Zachery Levi saying... [more+]
Batman Arkham City gets Skins Pack DLC and new Lockdown iOS game
NEWS (Posted on: 12/07/2011)
The 'Batman Arkham City Skins Pack' DLC is now available for download for $4.99 USD (400 MS Points). The add-on includes seven new skins for the Caped Crusader:
Speculation Central: Major Announcements We Expect / Hope Come from the 2011 VGA Awards
FEATURE (Posted on: 12/06/2011)
It's that time of year again. The time for holiday shopping, decorating, hanging with friends and family, and reminiscing on the events of the year almost gone... that kind of thing. But it is also... [more+]
Batman: Arkham City Cheats, Hints, and Easter Eggs
FEATURE (Posted on: 12/06/2011)
Have you been wandering around Arkham City for a while, not knowing what to do next? Well, the folks at Rocksteady were thinking of you when developing Batman: Arkham City and took their time to hide... [more+]
Machinima hosting the 2011 Inside Gaming Awards live on December 9th; complete nominees list inside
NEWS (Posted on: 11/29/2011)
Machinima will be hosting the 2011 Inside Gaming Awards live via the Machinima YouTube Channel on December 9, 2011.
An official start time was not given, but the coverage will commence early... [more+]
New Batman: Arkham City Challenge Maps DLC dated by Rocksteady and Warner Bros. Games
NEWS (Posted on: 11/28/2011)
Recently, Rocksteady announced, via Twitter, that a batch of new downloadable content for Batman: Arkham City will launch on Tuesday, December 20.
Included in this new batch will be an "all... [more+]
Big Head Mode found in Batman: Arkham City
NEWS (Posted on: 11/17/2011)
Thought Batman was too cool for a Big Head Mode? Think again.
Videos are beginning to pop all over YouTube, which show off this hidden Easter egg found in Batman: Arkham City. It is nice to see... [more+]
The Game Blender #15 - Ninja Gaiden 3 for Wii U, corrupt Batman, 2012 Xbox?
NEWS (Posted on: 11/16/2011)
Welcome back to the electric slide! Another week, another flighty reality TV star worth of news has gotten married, said it was the best decision of their life, gotten divorced, and said it was the biggest... [more+]
Warner Bros. responds to Batman: Arkham City’s 'disappearing save files’
NEWS (Posted on: 11/14/2011)
Warner Bros. has responded to users who have had their files on the Xbox 360 version of Batman: Arkham City deleted without warning.
U.S. Community Manager Andy Cataldo said, in a post on the game’s... [more+]
Lautering Bytes Podcast - Ep. 22: Scary Games and Double Chocolate Stout
FEATURE (Posted on: 11/03/2011)
Lautering Bytes Podcast feed:
November 3, 2011 (54.86 MB)Duration: 59:53 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZEp. 22: Scary Games and Double Chocolate Stout... [more+]
Batman, inFAMOUS, and Steel Battalion trailers you won't want to miss
NEWS (Posted on: 10/26/2011)
Fans of Batman hailing from the “Golden Era” of DC Comics might remember an optimistic young lad named Dick Grayson – a boy wonder who would serve as the Dark Knight’s sidekick... [more+]
Batman: Arkham City ships 4.6 million copies worldwide in its first week
NEWS (Posted on: 10/25/2011)
Wow, that was fast. One week has passed since Batman: Arkham City releashed in America. Early this morning, publisher Warner Bros. Interactive announced that 4.6 million copies of Rocksteady’s... [more+]
Xbox LIVE Marketplace October update schedule, Halo: Reach DLC on Sale
NEWS (Posted on: 10/19/2011)
For those of you wondering what Xbox LIVE has in store for you (aside from the massive fall update that’s currently en route), Microsoft’s Larry Hryb (AKA Major Nelson) released a content... [more+]
First Batman: Arkham City DLC packs get dates, pricing, and details
NEWS (Posted on: 10/11/2011)
Warner Bros. Interactive and Rocksteady confirm that premium downloadable content for Batman: Arkham City will begin rolling out starting November 1.
The Nightwing Character Pack will drop first.... [more+]
Batman: Arkham City Xbox 360 console bundle coming to Europe
NEWS (Posted on: 09/28/2011)
Amazon.de has a listing for a Batman: Arkham City 250GB Xbox 360 console bundle.
According to the entry on the the online retailer's German site, the bundle will launch starting October 21 and... [more+]
It's a Fight: Captain America vs. Batman: Arkham Asylum
FEATURE (Posted on: 09/20/2011)
You might remember a little book series from the 90s called Marvel vs. DC. It had some cool fights, like when Thor beat up Captain Marvel, but what people wanted the most was the fight between Captain... [more+]
Batman: Arkham City PC version delayed; screenshots look gorgeous!
NEWS (Posted on: 09/20/2011)
PC gamers will have to wait a bit longer than originally planned to get their Batarangs around Batman: Arkham City.
The PC version of Batman Arkham City has been delayed until November, though the... [more+]
Comic-Con 2011 Video Game Roundup - What's Coming Next?
FEATURE (Posted on: 07/27/2011)
With all of the demos, reveals, and teasers popping up at Comic-Con International 2011 in San Diego this year, cataloguing all of the announcements in one succinct article would be like trying to memorize... [more+]
Lautering Bytes Podcast - Episode 10: Superheroes and Board Games
FEATURE (Posted on: 07/12/2011)
Lautering Bytes Podcast feed:
July 5, 2011 (26.85 MB)Duration: 29:17 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZEp. 10: Superheroes and Board... [more+]
GameDynamo's Best Games of E3 2011 Awards
FEATURE (Posted on: 06/16/2011)
E3 was, as always, packed-full of promising new titles for both consoles and handheld devices, so it was very tough to come up with the actual winners. Still, it was really fun to think back and remember... [more+]
Penguin Revealed for Batman: Arkham City
NEWS (Posted on: 05/26/2011)
Seems PlayStation 3 Magazine (UK) has plastered the nefarious villain smack dab on the cover of its latest issue. The rumors are no more – Penguin will be coming to Arkham City to give The Bat... [more+]
Batman: Arkham Asylum Gets Massive Price Cut through Steam
NEWS (Posted on: 03/23/2011)
We don't normally report on this kind of thing, but this happened to be a gaming deal we just couldn't help but make sure the word got spread around.
Available now through 4:00 pm Pacific on... [more+]
Epic Games and Warner Bros. Interactive Sign Unreal Engine Deal
NEWS (Posted on: 03/17/2011)
Warner Bros. Interactive (WBIE) and Epic Games announced today an agreement for a studio-wide license of the Unreal Engine 3.
Both Rocksteady (Batman: Arkham Asylum / City) and NetherRealm (Mortal... [more+]
The Riddler Coming to Batman: Arkham City
NEWS (Posted on: 03/16/2011)
At GDC 2011, Rocksteady Studios showed off a guided demo of Batman: Arkham City that revealed The Riddler will have an expanded role as a villain this time around.
Today, a really cool bit of concept... [more+]
Games We Can't Wait to Get our Hands On
FEATURE (Posted on: 03/04/2011)
There are more than a few awesome games on the horizon we can't wait to get our hands on... so many of them that there almost isn't enough time to play them all. Whether you enjoy swords, guns,... [more+]
Fresh Batman: Arkham City Screens Inside
NEWS (Posted on: 02/16/2011)
Rocksteady and Warner Bros. are hard at work making Batman: Arkham City a bona fide sequel to arguably the best comic book video game of all time, Batman: Arkham Asylum.
The game is scheduled to hit... [more+]
30 Must-Play Games of 2011
FEATURE (Posted on: 12/30/2010)
The games of 2010 served up a five-star meal of hot, chocolate-covered awesome. In what may be remembered as "the year of sequels", we’ve had the pleasure of popping games like Mass Effect... [more+]
VGA 2010 Trailers Reviewed. All 12 World Premiere Videos Inside!
FEATURE (Posted on: 12/12/2010)
Many of the VGA 2010 world premiere trailers were awesome, some were too short, and others were just plain lame. In this mini-review compilation, we rate each trailer based on composition quality, new... [more+]
Big Reveals at the VGA 2010: Mass Effect 3, Elder Scrolls V, Forza 4
NEWS (Posted on: 12/11/2010)
UPDATE: For all the VGA 2010 recap goodness you can shake a stick at, check out our VGA 2010 Reveals and VGA 2010 Trailers Reviewed features.
Spike TV's 2010 Video Game Awards came and went, but... [more+]
VGA 2010 Reveals: The Hot, the Not, and What We Thought
FEATURE (Posted on: 12/11/2010)
Spike TV’s 2010 Video Game Awards are done and dusted. In case you’ve missed them or just want some recap, we’ve decided to highlight the most important moments as well as give you... [more+]