Batman: Arkham Origins Announced For PS3, XBOX, Wii U, and PC (Video)

Batman: Arkham Origins, has been announced for the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Wii U, and PC. Game Informer reports that Origins will run on Rocksteady’s modified Unreal engine, which was used to run previous Arkham titles.

The game will launch on October 25, 2013 along side a Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate, a “2.5-D Metroid-style exploration action game,” to release on Nintendo 3DS and PlayStation Vita

Developed by Warner Bros. Games Montreal, and not previous developers Rocksteady Studios, the game is set years prior to Arkham Asylum and Arkham City-a period when a younger Batman encounters a variety of villains for the first time.