The Batman: Arkham Origins panel at the San Diego Comic-Con revealed a new trailer that shows one of Black Mask’s assassins – Copperhead! You can now watch the reveal trailer below!
First appearing in Brave and the Bold in 1968, Copperhead is a cortorionist assassin that has long been a pain in Batman’s side. The big difference in the character’s appearance from previous comic book incarnations is this Copperhead will be a girl! DC Chief Creative Officer Geoff Johns even mentioned that the character is such a badass they’re bringing her to the comic book continuity at DC.
Developed by Warner Bros. Games Montreal, Batman: Arkham Origins features an expanded Gotham City and introduces an original prequel storyline occurring several years before the events of Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman: Arkham City. Taking place before the rise of Gotham City’s most dangerous villains and assassins, the game showcases a young, raw, unrefined Batman as he faces a defining moment in his early career as a crime fighter that sets his path to becoming the Dark Knight. As the story unfolds, witness identities being formed and key relationships being forged.
Batman: Arkham Origins will be available for the Wii U, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC on October 25, 2013.