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Gotham Knights Free Download GAMESPACK.NET As an open-world Batman game that’s not connected to the Arkham series and kills off Batman in the first five minutes, Gotham Knights was always going to be a risky endeavor for Warner Bros. Games. Pile on skepticism surrounding the game’s multiplayer and RPG systems in the wake of Marvel’s Avengers, as well as a frame rate discourse, and Gotham Knights seemed like a game that would either fall flat on its face or soar to greater heights than the Arkham series ever did. After playing through almost everything the game offers, the reality is that Gotham Knights ultimately lands somewhere in the middle. It’s not as good as the best Batman games from the last decade due to a lack of gameplay ambition and performance issues. Still, it overcomes those flaws to entertain Batman fans who have always wanted to play a game that lets them explore and defend the streets of Gotham with a friend. Killing off Batman is a bold narrative hook that makes Gotham Knights stand out from any Batman games that came before it. TOP/BEST ADULT VIDEO GAMES IN UNITED STATES OF AMERICA (USA)

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Following his death at the start of the game, it doesn’t take long for the Bat Family of Nightwing, Red Hood, Batgirl, and Robin to learn of his demise and then take on the responsibility of defending Gotham themselves. They’re up against newly empowered gangs causing mayhem, a GCPD that doesn’t want to work with vigilantes anymore, and increased efforts to control Gotham by some secret societies at the center of Batman’s final case. Despite the marketing emphasizing the Court of Owls, this is not a one-to-one adaptation of that comic book story. As such, the narrative was consistently able to surprise and entertain me with its twists and unique takes on classic (and very played-out) Batman characters like The Penguin. Once I got to know the whole cast, it was exciting to see how this world deviates from what we know and how a faction like the Court of Owls managed to operate under Batman’s nose for so long. The lengthy sidequests featuring Harley Quinn, Mr. Freeze, and Clayface are also all entertaining, and I hope more Case Files like these are added postlaunch.

A brave and bold story

It does take a little bit to get going, though. As the opening focuses on Batman’s death and what that affects so heavily, it takes time to get to know these new versions of Nightwing, Red Hood, Robin, and Batgirl. Cutscenes in each character’s sidequests and the Belfry, the Bat Family’s new base of operations, eventually flesh out these characters. But because it doesn’t spend much time introducing themat the start and often refers to them in a collective way, it takes some time to get attached to these unfamiliar versions of iconic sidekicks. Once I got to know these versions of the characters, I liked them all a lot. Still, the narrative is one of the stronger aspects of Gotham Knights. It manages to subvert expectations, doing so in a satisfying way, not a frustrating one. Killing Batman is a huge narrative risk, and Gotham Knights confidently handles it in a way that doesn’t result in a playable Batman (looking at you dead Captain America in Marvel’s Avengers). It’s other areas of the game where results are much more mixed.  Evil Genius 2 PS5

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The open world of Gotham Knight’s Gotham City has crime all over the place. There are lots of criminals to punch, shoot and choke out. You’ll encounter general street crimes where you can interrogate thugs and find out about premeditated crimes, which are more engaging mini-missions. My personal favorite ones were people rigged up to bombs. At those points, I felt like I was doing Batman things. Sneaking around, disarming bombs on hostages, taking out henchmen from the shadows, and watching those criminals lose their minds when they realized they were getting picked off. While there is a lot to do within Gotham Knight’s open world, it also serves as an example of how less can be more. When you start unlocking fast travel points and faster ways to maneuver, Gotham City becomes a lot smaller. There is way too much filler territory in between the things to do, while many collectibles and extras feel more out of the way than needed. It’s a cliche phrase at this point, but Gotham City is an ocean wide and a foot deep.

Becoming a caped crusader

It’s more bothersome than enjoyable to run around the map. If you are familiar with Batman comics, the world of Gotham Knights will seem familiar, yet also alien. Before the events of the game, Commissioner Jim Gordon died. GCPD is more corrupt than ever and it seems Renee Montoya is the only person trying to right the ship. With Batman gone, Nightwing, Robin, Red Hood, and Bat Girl are doing their best to keep the city together. It feels that the story itself seems to take place later in Batman’s career as there are some notable villains absent from Gotham Knights. For example, they really seem to dance around mentioning a certain clown. It’s odd because his impact is indeed felt still. That’s probably the weirdest and most uncomfortable part of Gotham Knights’ story. Characters are familiar enough, but there are so many liberties taken with them all, that it isn’t fair to assume that anything you know applies. Sure, Jason Todd/Red Hood was killed by the Joker and resurrected in the Lazarus pit. Factory Town 

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It doesn’t seem that he spent time opposing Batman though instead, it seems he had a hard time finding a place back within the Bat-family. Barbara Gordon was paralyzed, and she talks about overcoming it, but her time as Oracle and much of the event then led to her injuries are skipped. Her high-tech stuff is still present, but it’s just sort of assumed you already know. I find the whole thing a little weird. You can learn more about the playable characters as you play the game and do story missions for them to uncover more, but there isn’t much to get you started. As the world of Gotham Knights is a different take on DC’s existing story, liberties are certainly OK, but I’m a sucker for giving me motivation. With Gotham Knights, it really felt like there was a lot left on the table. Especially because there is a major character missing from this line-up that would have fit fantastically within the world. Fortunately, the story of Gotham Knights is compelling enough to keep you entertained.

In the shadow of the Bat

With the fallout of Batman’s death, there are enough intersecting stories that make bad guys feel sleazy and core villains feel caught up in the vacuum of his demise. In fact, that was probably one of the most interesting parts of the story. Without specifics, a world without Batman forces Gotham’s worst to have to keep themselves grounded. Without the threat of him providing blunt-force justice, they slip into more erratic behaviors. Within the wake of that chaos, new and old threats show up too. It certainly works to the benefit of Gotham Knights. I honestly went into this game expecting a gameplay loop much like Rocksteady’s Arkham series. In retrospect, I don’t think that is a fair comparison as this isn’t part of that franchise. It does give me a reference point though of what Batman combat should look like. Gotham Knights seems to have the right idea, but also doesn’t find the same combat sweet spot as similar games. I felt like most combat situations were handled by spamming attacks in the direction of bad guys.

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One key difference is that here you get to play as your choice of the four mostly lovable heroes (Nightwing, Batgirl, Red Hood, and Robin) as you zip around an open-world Gotham, delivering justice to all manner of superstitious cowards and unraveling a troubling mystery in the iconic city’s murky streets. That mystery revolves around the death of none other than the Batman himself, which serves as a solid kicking-off point for a new generation of crime fighters to take the spotlight. In the wake of the Dark Knight’s demise, Bruce Wayne’s ragtag gang of current and former sidekicks step into the fray to fill his formidable shoes, and serves as a strong premise to what ultimately turns out to be a lackluster story full of foreseeable twists and unsurprising turns. As various criminal elements rush in to fill the power vacuum left by Batman, the ancient order known as The Court of Owls supposedly becomes the biggest threat facing Gotham, even if they don’t live up to that threat in practice.

I quite like The Court as an enemy within the pantheon of Batman rivals, but for a secret society that’s supposed to have pulled the strings of Gotham’s leaders for hundreds of years, it’s pretty amusing that they never really exert that power even as a group of young adults easily foil their plans with a pocketful of gadgets and a couple karate moves. I kept wishing that their far-reaching influence and resources would be wielded in a way that would give me a reason to fear them, but they couldn’t be bothered to do more than send some well-dressed goons after you and shake their fists as you infiltrated their ranks. They just never pose any kind of threat, instead serving as punching bags for you to take out your aggression on the caviar-guzzling, bow tie-wearing, Eyes Wide Shut upper class. But the story’s biggest issue is that it tries way too hard to squeeze an entire rogue’s gallery of potential suspects into its murder-mystery premise, and feels completely disorganized as a result. Fake Hostel

10.0

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Overall rating

Design
4.0
Features
3.0
Performance
5.0
Value
2.0
Overall rating
3.0
The good
  • HD Graphics
  • Sounds and gameplay
  • Best Renders ever
The bad
  • Story Issues
  • Over Priced
  • Graphics Overload for Low End PC

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