Batman: The Telltale Series Review

Batman: The Telltale Series is a 2016 superhero graphic episodic adventure video game developed and published Telltale Games, released for Android, iOS, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One.  The plot follows the exploits of Bruce Wayne, billionaire-by-day who fights crime at night as Batman, who must stop Gotham City from falling into anarchy of the rise of the Children of Arkham. Positives: Great voice performances Great soundtrack Compelling story Great characters Negatives: Occasional freezes Occasional lag Long loading times Campaign: The campaign is quite extensive…

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Batman: The Telltale Series – Episode 5 – City of Light Recap/Review

The battle for control of Gotham intensifies, reaching a fevered pitch as Bruce discovers a renewed sense of purpose and Batman finds himself pushed to the limits in a desperate effort to restore order. Batman: The Telltale Series Episode 5 – City of Light Picking up after the events of Episode 4 – Guardian of Gotham, Episode 5 – City of Light begins with the Children of Arkham taking hostages.  While fighting the Children of Arkham Batman is temporarily incapacitated but is saved by Commissioner Grogan who is later on…

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Batman: The Telltale Series – Episode 4 – Guardian of Gotham Recap/Review

Bruce and Batman must forge new alliances and fight old rivals to protect the innocent and keep Gotham from descending into chaos. Batman: The Telltale Series Episode 4 – Guardian of Gotham Picking up after Bruce’s infection at the hands of Vicki Vale in Episode 3 – New World Order, Episode 4 – Guardian of Gotham shows Bruce Wayne have flashbacks of his attack on Oswald.  He wakes up to discover that he has been placed in Arkham Asylum.  He is assaulted by some of the inmates who were previously…

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Batman: The Telltale Series – Episode 3 – New World Order Recap/Review

With Gotham on the brink and Bruce under fire, a new generation of supervillains rise to prominence and threaten to overturn the traditional institutions of power. Batman: The Telltale Series Episode 3 – New World Order Following the events of Episode 2 – Children of Arkham, Episode 3 – New World Order opens with Bruce and Selina visiting Harvey in the hospital but Selina leaves before seeing him.  Despite his injuries Harvey decides to give his acceptance speech as he is elected mayor by default after the death of Hamilton…

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Batman: The Telltale Series – Episode 2 – Children of Arkham Recap/Review

An old friend becomes a new adversary as Bruce learns more about the Wayne family legacy and Batman escalates the fight against crime and corruption throughout Gotham. Batman: The Telltale Series Episode 2 – Children of Arkham Picking up after the events of Episode 1 – Realm of Shadows, Episode 2 – Children of Arkham begins with Bruce Wayne in Crime Alley, the place where his parents were murdered.  Bruce confronts Alfred about his family’s history with Carmine Falcone and Hamilton Hill in Alfred gives much exposition.  This is a…

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Batman: The Telltale Series – Episode 1 – Realm of Shadows Recap/Review

Bruce Wayne navigates the treacherous waters of Gotham politics as a series of shocking allegations surface, while Batman confronts Gotham’s most notorious crime boss. Batman: The Telltale Series Episode 1 – Realm of Shadows Episode 1 – Realm of Shadows opens up to a robbery in progress at Gotham City Hall and Batman stepping in to thwart a group of mercenaries.  While in the middle of his battle with the mercenaries he stumbles across Catwoman who uses the battle to slip in unnoticed and attempts to steal an encrypted data…

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