One of the video game deals of the week over at Amazon right now is Batman: Arkham City for Playstation 3 and Xbox 360 for only $35.27 each (that’s 41% off the list price of $59.99).
Note, this deal is valid only for today, Saturday, March 31, 2011, until 11:59PM PST while supplies last.
This item currently has a free one-day shipping promotion on it: Use a Discover Card to purchase this and enter promotion code DSCVRSHP to get free one-day shipping. See the Special Offers and Product Promotions section of the product page for more details.
Become the Dark Knight in a genuinely authentic Batman experience with advanced, compelling gameplay on every level, epic super-villain encounters and unexpected glimpses into Batman’s tortured psychology
Play as Catwoman with her own storyline in the main game which is seamlessly interwoven with Batman’s story arc
Experience advanced freeflow combat as Batman’s melee abilities ratchet up to match that of AI enemies
Put new gadgets, and new functionality for existing gadgets to work that expand the range of Batman’s abilities
Encounter numerous characters from the Batman universe, including Catwoman, Two-Face, Harley Quinn, Penguin, Hugo Strange, Victor Zsasz, Calendar Man, The Joker, The Riddler and others
Batman: Arkham City is third-person Action-Adventure game that delivers an authentic Dark Knight experience rooted in an original and engrossing story as well as a combination of melee combat, stealth, investigative and speed-based challenge gameplay. A sequel to 2009’s Batman: Arkham Asylum, Arkham City features the full range of classic enemies seen in the previous game, in addition to Catwoman, who is a playable character and has her own storyline in the new release. Additional features include: a range of new gadgets, an increased number of possible melee opponents and a range of movement options for Batman that include leaping, sliding, gliding and the grapple hook.