A Familiar Face Emerges in New Trailer for Batman: The Telltale Series

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L62KpnhgpYY

Recommended Videos

If you’ve been playing through Batman: The Telltale Series like I have, then you know things aren’t going so well for Bruce Wayne lately. After discovering that the threat of the Children of Arkham lay much closer than he realized, the next chapter in the series picks up with Wayne himself being committed to Arkham–and running into one of the most popular characters in Batman canon.

That’s right: the Joker is finally showing up in Telltale’s Batman game. We’ve already seen the game’s in-universe versions of villains like the Penguin (in this, Oswald Cobblepot is much younger and a childhood friend of Bruce Wayne) and Two-Face (mayor-elect Harvey Dent, who’s also a friend to Bruce IRL but seems to be going through something after suffering a traumatic injury). Depending on how you’ve played the game as Batman so far, Bruce may also be getting a whole lot closer to Selina Kyle’s Catwoman. (I’m a BatCat shipper, I can’t deny it, so you best believe they went there in my playthrough.)

The trailer for the latest chapter reveals that Episode 4 will be released next week, on November 22nd–so that gives you plenty of time to finish it up before settling in to eat some turkey and stuffing (or however you may be choosing to celebrate Thanksgiving this year).

I’ve been really enjoying this game overall, so I’m very much awaiting the next episode. For those of you who have been diving in: which big choices have you made so far? How are you choosing to play Bruce and Batman? Are you looking forward to Bruce going up against the Joker in the heart of Arkham’s darkness?

The Mary Sue has a strict comment policy that forbids, but is not limited to, personal insults toward anyone, hate speech, and trolling.—

Follow The Mary Sue on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Pinterest, & Google+.


The Mary Sue is supported by our audience. When you purchase through links on our site, we may earn a small affiliate commission. Learn more
related content
Read Article Breaking Down Ellie’s Character From ‘The Last of Us 2’
Ellie in The Last of Us Part 2
Read Article ‘Another Crab’s Treasure’ Sets a New Standard for a Familiar Game Genre
Key art for Another Crab's Treasure
Read Article The Best ‘Fallout 4’ Perks, Ranked
The male player and Dogmeat in Fallout 4
Read Article ‘Assassin’s Creed Shadows’ Is Taking Heat for All the Wrong Reasons
Yasuke from Assassin's Creed Shadows
Read Article ‘Assassin’s Creed Shadows’ Ups Our Excitement With a Stunning Trailer
Oda Nobunaga commanding his troops in Assassin's Creed Shadows
Related Content
Read Article Breaking Down Ellie’s Character From ‘The Last of Us 2’
Ellie in The Last of Us Part 2
Read Article ‘Another Crab’s Treasure’ Sets a New Standard for a Familiar Game Genre
Key art for Another Crab's Treasure
Read Article The Best ‘Fallout 4’ Perks, Ranked
The male player and Dogmeat in Fallout 4
Read Article ‘Assassin’s Creed Shadows’ Is Taking Heat for All the Wrong Reasons
Yasuke from Assassin's Creed Shadows
Read Article ‘Assassin’s Creed Shadows’ Ups Our Excitement With a Stunning Trailer
Oda Nobunaga commanding his troops in Assassin's Creed Shadows
Author