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Batman:Gotham City Impostors:

 1 Qwestman 313, Mon, 16th May '11 4:27:46 PM from That One Place.
Burner Of Souls
Article.

I don't have high hopes for this one.

edited 16th May '11 4:28:50 PM by Qwestman313

"Hell hath no fury like a flaming skeleton on a motorcycle"- Ghost Rider
 2 Firebert, Mon, 16th May '11 4:29:42 PM from Somewhere in Illinois
That One Guy
Come on, Monolith. April 1st was over a month ago.
 3 Vox, Mon, 16th May '11 4:30:31 PM from Bisekmūthkat
Pathological Monster
Gadsafuck?
 4 Seamus, Mon, 16th May '11 4:30:44 PM from the Quantum Savanna
Another Perfect Day
If we get kicked in the face by Batman at any point, in first-person, I'll consider buying it.
Micromastophile
If they wanted to give us a multiplayer Batman game, why not make an old-school style beat-em-up? Why go generic FPS?

edited 16th May '11 6:02:25 PM by deuxhero

 6 Neo Crimson, Mon, 16th May '11 6:03:52 PM from behind your lines.
Your army sucks.
From the article I'm getting the feeling they know the premise is ridiculous and are just going apeshit.
Sorry, I can't hear you from my FLYING METAL BOX!
 7 LOEADITO Ox, Mon, 16th May '11 6:31:36 PM from Anywhere xcept here
 8 Vox, Mon, 16th May '11 6:35:13 PM from Bisekmūthkat
Pathological Monster

Totally unlike that other Batman game with City in the title. It's kind of obscure, you probably never heard of it. And I'm sure there won't be any unfavourable comparisons, no siree.
Jonah Falcon
It's an XBLA/PSN/PC game.
Jonah Falcon
 10 Qwestman 313, Tue, 17th May '11 4:17:31 PM from That One Place.
Burner Of Souls
Official artwork.

Another article with more info.

I'm still not that interested in the game, but that artwork sure looks interesting.

"Hell hath no fury like a flaming skeleton on a motorcycle"- Ghost Rider
Dreamworks
So, this game is essentially Team Fortress 2 with Batman, with a plot that resembles Kick-Ass.

Am I the only one who is hyped about this?

 12 thespacephantom, Tue, 17th May '11 5:06:16 PM from somewhere, beyond the sea
this is all ram's fault
I am too.
The last of Barrett's Privateers.
 13 Seamus, Tue, 17th May '11 5:09:34 PM from the Quantum Savanna
Another Perfect Day
The artwork is kind of a turnoff for me. But, we'll see.
 14 Usht, Tue, 17th May '11 5:16:03 PM from an arbitrary view point.
Lv. 3 Genasi Wizard
Eh, I wouldn't mind a return to the less grim, more colorful Batman stuff, though this is kind of lacking being, you know, Batman.
The thing about making witty signature lines is that it first needs to actually be witty.
 15 Actually Comma, Tue, 17th May '11 5:20:17 PM from a mysterious place
I am making sense!
Not the most practical archery stance in that art there
Except [condescending response follows]. Because [sarcasm here]. You do understand [snark], right? POTHOLE TO SARCASM MODE
Professional Otaku
New Trailer.
Go read this

"Demons run when a good man goes to war."
 17 Handsome Rob, Wed, 20th Jul '11 12:02:20 PM from The lair of the Majestic 12
Wonderful to the GODDAMN future!!!
It's an interesting idea, but the timing is not good, with Arkham City on the way.

edited 20th Jul '11 12:02:56 PM by HandsomeRob

 18 Mr W, Wed, 20th Jul '11 1:58:48 PM from some place
[up]It's meant as a spin-off, I heard.

I got accepted into the beta. Attempted to play a few matches with friends, but it seemed as if the game very sternly wanted us to not play together. It is disappointing that such a fun game is burdened by such a horrible lobby system; the backbone of which is Games For Windows Live.

I do like the method of healing though. Screaming through a microphone at your teammates. Also, it seems as if the "stunned" players are rather powerful, moving fast and one hitting anyone that comes close.
Hello everyone. (Possibly best signature line in the history of ever)
 20 Hanz, Wed, 25th Jan '12 8:56:49 AM from Somewhere Else
Sufficiently Awesome
Our heroes, ladies and gentlemen (couldn't find a better quality video)?

Still, it actually is an interesting change of perspective.
To Hell with the world and all it's Myriad Peoples!
Jonah Falcon
Open beta for anyone who wants to do it.
Jonah Falcon
 22 Random Chaos, Sun, 29th Jan '12 4:32:29 PM from My own little world
No Dragon Power
There is no Harley

edited 29th Jan '12 4:32:57 PM by RandomChaos

With the power of a dragon I can make up for my inability to spill.
Jonah Falcon
You make your own Harley.
Jonah Falcon
 24 Random Chaos, Mon, 30th Jan '12 11:30:25 AM from My own little world
No Dragon Power
I don't know I think the playbill fighters give me the creeps
With the power of a dragon I can make up for my inability to spill.
 25 Nicktendonick, Sun, 5th Feb '12 10:56:43 PM from A place, not B place
kaleidoscope walker
Ok. I can't find any other thread for this, so I'm gonna bring this back from the brink. (I do this instead of starting a new thread, right?)


Anyway, The Gotham City Impostors Beta is out. been for a bit.

I gotta say, what I thought was at first a shameless ripoff of Team Fortress 2 (aside from the Chinese knockoff, no clue how that's going) I think is a bit different, and much more interesting then I once believed.

Instead of classes, we can customize and create our own characters, there are no classes, so we make our own characters and nothing is locked out. the 5 different frames (going from Fragile Speedster to Mighty Glacier), different weapons and different abilities. As well as items you can use (ranging from the grenades, enemy scouter, to jack-in-the-box bombs) and other items like gliders and inflatable shoes.

I like this. Also like that they aren't taking any of this seriously.

It's a TF 2 Follow the Leader Decision, but hey, I think it's for the better.

What's everyone else's impressions?
Silence in the face of evil is itself evil: God will not hold us guiltless. Not to speak is to speak. Not to act is to act.
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