Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has announced that the third installment in the LEGO Batman series will be available for purchase sooner than you would think.
LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham will be released in Autumn this year for pretty much every console and device under the sun, including: Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Wii U, Nintendo 3DS and PC.
The game will be “the ultimate super hero videogame this year” according to Tom stone, Managing Director at TT Games – a lofty claim, considering Arkham Knight is being released this Winter.
The game is said to contain a massive selection of of characters from the DC comic universe (more than 150 unlockable characters) as well as a new “epic” story that will have you making use of the many gadgets at your disposal to overcome its exciting challenges. Players will encounter iconic characters on their journey such as Killer Croc, Solomon Grundy and many more. The Batcave will return, we’ll get to see the Hall of Justice, and the Justice League Watchtower will be fully explorable.
This time around, the Caped Crusader will join forces with other heroes from the DC Comics Universe in an attempt to stop the devious Brainiac from destroying Earth. Brainiac, with the power of the Lantern Rings, has shrunken various worlds and added them to his collection of miniature cities across the universe. As Batman, you’ll need to blast off into outer space with other heroes at your side and try to collect the various Lantern Rings from the appropriate worlds before it’s too late.
Check out the launch trailer below.