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...The first thing I noticed during my hands-off demo of Batman: Arkham City was the game's scale. While the multiple sections of the previous game in the series gave the game a good sense of size, Arkham City is massive. In fact, Rocksteady's Dax Ginn confirms the world here is five times larger than the studio's previous Batman adventure. Though it isn't the entire Gotham City, it's a large chunk of the land that has been converted into the new Arkham Asylum....
http://www.shacknews.com/article/677...m-city-preview
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Very nice...now can I have proper support for my AMD card right off the bat? Thanks.
    
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Waaaaah, sounds awesome. I have always liked games that you could freeroam around whenever you pleased.
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Can't wait, the first was awesome with 360 controller and PC graphics
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Can't wait, the first was awesome with 360 controller and PC graphics
This. Sucks how so many people don't have a gamepad for their PC, some games just can't be played right without them.
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Game pads are good for some PC games, but for like First Person Shooters they suck...

I thought Arkham Asylum totally rocked, son loves it STILL..

Having a wide open city to go explore that's 5 times larger than the first game?

WIN!

This game is gonna be freaking huge!
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post #7 of 10
I hope they scale back the Popeye forearms on him. That just looks ridiculous.
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Can't wait, the first was awesome with 360 controller and PC graphics
I don't need a controller AT all for PC games unless it's a flight sim but i'd rather use a joystick. Controllers belong to consoles. I'm sticking to my keyboard and i can't wait for this game. I really wish they'd make a Superman PC game. I'd buy it in a heartbeat.
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I hope they scale back the Popeye forearms on him. That just looks ridiculous.
he needs to have them when all the bad guys have them too. gotta equal the playing field you know?
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I used a gamepad for the first game. I bought that game so my 8800gt would have something to do while I was gaming. It turned out more fun than I thought it would. I had a blast. Definately getting Arkham City.

Edit: That video in the link is awesome.
Edited by Drobomb - 3/3/11 at 11:58am
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