Last but not least, here is HST’s list of favorite video games from the past year. And what a year it was, with huge titles coming out and an epic fall season to cap off the year. Plenty of sequels and a few new IPs to boot, so there are plenty of games to mention even without the honorable title and seat on high as the crowned favorite. [Read more...]
Let me get this off my chest now: I am a major Superman fan. In the many debates I have had fighting over who is the better superhero, the Boy Scout or the brooding billionaire, I always choose the Boy Scout. However, I have to hand it to the bat, he has proven in Batman: Arkham Asylum to make a better hero for a videogame.
As the game begins, the player takes control of Batman as he escorts Joker back into Arkham Asylum after capturing him (without too much of a fight) in Gotham. Quickly, Batman’s skepticism is justified when Joker breaks free from the guards transporting him, escaping into the depths of the complex. With this, the Joker’s games begin.