Batman: Arkham Asylum coming to the Mac 13th October 2011
- By: Sanzano
- Posted 15th Sep 2011
Feral Interactive has announced the smash-hit action adventure Batman: Arkham Asylum will be released for the Mac on Thursday, October 13th, 2011.
Developed by Rocksteady Studios and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment with DC Entertainment for game consoles and PC, Batman: Arkham Asylum features an original story by Paul Dini, Batman writer and five-time Emmy Award-winner. Batman: Arkham Asylum pushes the envelope for action, adventure and superhero games, delivering a dark, atmospheric and entertaining adventure.
In Batman: Arkham Asylum, Batman finds himself trapped inside the confines of Gothams psychiatric hospital for the criminally insane, Arkham Asylum. The Joker has set a trap for The Dark Knight and has conspired with the deranged inmates to destroy Gotham. Gamers will move in the shadows, instigate fear amongst their enemies and confront The Joker and Gotham Citys most notorious villains including Harley Quinn, Bane, Killer Croc, Poison Ivy and Scarecrow, who have taken over the asylum.
This unique, dark and atmospheric adventure game puts players right in the action as they take the role of The Dark Knight and use a wide variety of moves and gadgets to foil The Jokers demented scheme.
Adding to the authenticity of the game are veteran animated Batman voice talents Mark Hamill and Kevin Conroy, who reprise their roles as The Joker and Batman respectively
Batman: Arkham Asylum for the Mac will retail in North America for US $39.99, £29.99 (inc. VAT) in the UK and 34.99. (inc. VAT) throughout Europe. It will also be available online for direct download from a variety of digital partner sites worldwide including feralinteractive.com and the Mac App Store. Its available to pre-order now through Ferals online store (feralinteractive.com/?section=buy&game=bmaa ) and there is also a mini-site dedicated to the game (feralinteractive.com/bmaa ).
Minimum system requirements call for a 2.0 GHz Intel Mac with at least 2 GB RAM, 256 MB or better graphics card, and Mac OS X 10.6 or later. The following graphics cards are NOT supported: NVIDIA 7xxx series, ATI 1x00 and Intel GMA series.