Remember a few weeks ago
when rumors began to circulate that voice actor Kevin Conroy would not be returning to voice Batman in the upcoming prequel video game Batman: Arkham Origins
? That was wrong. Conroy confirmed this weekend at Dallas Comic-Con that he will return as the dark knight detective in the game but has simply been under an NDA for the past few months (via Batman-News
). With Conroy officially onboard for the game, does this change your perception? Are you more excited to take on Batman's early years? Sound off below!
In other "Arkham Origins" news, we broke this morning
that Deathstroke will be a playable character!
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.
UPDATE: It looks like he wasn't talking about Arkham Origins. Click here for the update.