Batman: Arkham Knight, Batgirl to be a playable character
This month Warner Bros. Interactive outlined the DLC for ‘Batman: Arkham Knight,’ the final installment to the popular franchise following the trials of Bruce Wayne and Gotham’s protector, Batman. We reported that Batman: Arkham Knight will allow customers to purchase a season pass, making sure that they will save money over buying the included DLC separately, and now we know that Batgirl will be part of that DLC.
In a post-online, Warner Bros. Interactive told fans, “Earlier this week, we announced the Season Pass for Batman: Arkham Knight. While the story of Rocksteady’s Batman: Arkham Trilogy will come to a close on June 23rd, we are excited to continue telling stories and delivering more content to explore and play through in the 6 months following the game’s release.”
“We’ve heard from our community that you want more information on what we’ll be delivering in the Season Pass. While we aren’t ready to unveil every aspect of the content we’ll be developing, we would like to share more detail now to give you a better sense of the scope of the Season Pass.” The DLC listed below is the official outline given by Warner Bros. Interactive.
Batgirl: A Matter of Family
An all new prequel story expansion in an entirely new location where you play as Batgirl for the very first time in the Arkham series – check out the first render of Batgirl.
The Season of Infamy
Play as Batman in all new story missions featuring legendary super-villains invading Gotham City, with new story arcs, missions and gameplay features.
Gotham City Stories
Play as Batman’s key allies in narrative missions extending their storylines, from both before and after the events in Batman: Arkham Knight.
Legendary Batmobiles with Themed Tracks
Drive the most iconic Batmobiles from Batman’s 75-year history, on custom-built race tracks, each themed to that Batmobile’s specific era. Every Batmobile will be drivable across every race track.
Crimefighter Challenge Maps
Engage in a series of new challenge maps utilizing the unique play styles of Batman and his allies.
A variety of skins from across the eras for Batman, Robin, Nightwing and Catwoman.
As for dates and a release schedule, Warner Bros. Interactive stopped short of giving out the full details. The company concluded the statement saying, “As we fully ramp up development on the Season Pass, we will be sharing even more details on each monthly content drop. We hope you enjoy playing Batman: Arkham Knight as much as we’ve enjoyed making it.”
As for free DLC that is included in pre-ordering the game, you can find more information on the game’s many different eidtions on official retailers like amazon.com