For fans awaiting the release of Batman: Arkham City, October can’t get here fast enough and now Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment have given their North American fans an extra reason to be excited by announcing that Robin will be a playable character in Batman: Arkham City’s new and improved challenge mode. The character is exclusively available for those in North America who pre-order the game in a Best Buy store on any of the platforms on which the game is on which includes Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and Games for Windows PC.
The Tim Drake Robin pack will see Robin equipped with his own cool set of unique gadgets and special moves which he will be able to use on any of the challenge maps in the game, as well as two bonus maps that are included in the pack – Black Mask Hideout and Freight Train Escape. If all that is not enough then you also get a bonus Red Robin character skin.
Batman: Arkham City is out in North America on October 18th 2011, the EU on October 21st 2011 and in Australia on October 19th 2011.