Batman: Arkham Asylum Game of the Year Edition (Classics) previews

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These previews were written before the product was released.

8 reviews have been written since this product was released.

"Outstanding"
5 stars"
Purchased on Mighty Ape

Batman Arkum Asylum is a top quality game, it's a must own if you like Batman and is just an awesome action game in it's own right.

The GOTY version includes new Trioviz 3D technology. It differs from the more traditional coloured 3D glasses technology. Firstly, and most obviously it uses different coloured lenses.

Secondly, and more importantly is the way in which the 3D works. It's not the “pop out of your sreen 3D”, instead it adds depth to an image as though the screen of your television is in the foreground and everything else is further back.

It works really nicely, and as always is best viewed at night in complete darkness if possible, plus your eyes will take about 30 seconds to “calibrate” themselves.

The only problem with the implementation in Batman is there is no option in the software to calibrate the colours in the game so that your display device matches Trioviz intended colours. So, you may see some added blurring on distant objects (where depth of field blurring naturally occurs), and in some cases visible coloured lines.

I wouldn't suggest re-buying the game for the 3D effect, but if you are first time buyer like myself, consider yourself lucky to have waited. I have also read that the PS3 version takes a bigger framerate hit from the Trioviz renderer for some reason, so if you do buy make sure to buy the PC or XBOX 360 version.

12 out of 13 people found this preview helpful.
"Fantastic!!! "
5 stars"
Purchased on Mighty Ape

I didn't know much about Batman apart from what I saw in the new movies, But that wasn't a bad thing. Even if you don't have any idea about anything to do with Batman you will still really enjoy this game. The only problem is story mode is quite short, but once you have had enough of the campaign you can move on to challenge mode. 10/10

2 out of 2 people found this preview helpful.
"Unbelievably good"
5 stars"
Purchased on Mighty Ape

I was not expecting much from this game, thinking it was just another super hero try hard game, but this game is amazing. It is so addicting and so many different challenges involved keeps it interesting the whole time. I am so far 50% through the game and never want it to end. The graphics are amazing aswell. This is way better than the spiderman games. Buy it!!!!

1 out of 2 people found this preview helpful.
"Game of the year for a good reason!!!"
5 stars"
Purchased on Mighty Ape

This game is awesome especially for fans of batman. you get to use all his gadgets and also play in detective mode. The 3d effect for this version is brilliant. Any1 who has the original version must see what this is like in 3d. You will be amazed!! A must have for any batman fan out there!

1 out of 3 people found this preview helpful.
"Best red/green 3d game available"
5 stars"
Purchased on Mighty Ape

Not only is arkham asylum a stunning game that empowers the player to feel the bat within, the work trioviz has done make this game 3d without spending a dime gives those looking to enter the 3d world a taste of what their in for!!! I give it top marks, made be buy nvidias play.

0 out of 1 people found this preview helpful.