Gotham Knights Creative director Patrick Redding has confirmed that when Batman is killed at the start of the game, he will not return.
During a fan Q&A at San Diego Comic-Con (via) IGN), Redding confirms that Batman “is indeed dead” Gotham Knights, Although the caped crusader will appear at the start of the game, he will be killed within the first 10 minutes.
A lot of fan theories suggested that Batman only faked his death. Gotham KnightsBut Redding has shut down those theories: When the game ends, Batman will still be dead.
During the Q&A, Redding also shared that the Joker will not appear in Gotham Knights, However, Redding teased that Harley Quinn might be making an appearance, as the developer teased that he “won’t confirm or deny whether there is Harley in the game”.
Gotham Knights It is set to launch on October 25, 2022 for PlayStation, Xbox and PC platforms. Since the release date was confirmed in March, developer WB Games Montreal has been busy sharing more details about the upcoming game.
In June, sports director Geoff Eleanor shared that players can make Gotham Knights “As weird as you want” by choosing similar characters in co-op.
“I don’t want to spoil anything, but there is an awkward moment in the game if you are playing as two of the same character. We are giving you complete freedom,” executive producer Fleur Marty teased.
Earlier in the year, an extensive gameplay demo for Gotham Knights featured Nightwing and the Red Hood in action.
In other gaming news, Blizzard has accidentally leaked the release date for the World of Warcraft classic’s Wrath of the Lich King expansion. Via an image posted by mistake, Blizzard has confirmed that it is set to launch in September.