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Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate trailer explains 2D combat

A new video for Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate gives a brief overview on how the developers transposed the standard Arkham gameplay into two dimensions of movement.

Both Batman and the thugs share the same animation set as their counterparts in the console version of the game, and Batman must contend with enemies wielding knives, stun batons and even assault rifles.

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate launched on PS Vita and Nintendo 3DS last month. In our review, we found it a "leaner, scrappier" game than its console counterpart.

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