America - Front

America - Back

Review Scores

VGChartz Score



Alternative Names

バットマン アーカム・アサイラム


Rocksteady Studios



Other Versions

X360, PC

Release Dates

08/25/09 Eidos Interactive
01/14/10 Square Enix
08/28/09 Eidos Interactive

Community Stats

Owners: 1,164
Favorite: 63
Tracked: 12
Wishlist: 44
Now Playing: 18

Avg Community Rating:



User Score

Presentation - 8.0
Gameplay - 10
Value - 9.5
While not perfect, the game part of this game is superb, and the little bits of story thrown around in the puzzles are excellent.

Batman AA may be the best licensed game I've played.  I'm trying to think of a licensed game that's better, and I can't.  We all know that most of these licensed games are crap.  99% of them are just plain garbage.  So when one really stands out, it deserves recognition.

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Forget that AA is a Batman game.  Think of it as a game.  As a game, it's one of the best this year.  It does stealth better than almost every game that's tried doing stealth, it does brawling combat better than most brawlers, and it creates a superb atmosphere and tangible world to play around in.  That it's Batman is secondary to being a really great game.

I do not think this game falls short regarding gameplay in any section.  It's well paced, everything it does, it does well.  It has fun puzzles, challenges, and extras.  The voice work is top of the line (Mark Hamill as Joker aka Luke Skywalker). 

The only knock I have against this game is from a technical standpoint.  Nothing breaks the game, but when you're outside and overlooking some of the vistas, and even indoors sometimes, the frame rate drops are noticeable, and there's screen tearing in these same sections where the framerate chugs.  Most of the time the frame rate is solid though.  This may just be a problem with the PS3 version, I do not know. 

Also, there's a detective mode in this game, which allows you to see through walls, and see things in the environment that you can interact with.  The detective mode is awesome, BUT I found myself playing the game almost exclusively with detective mode on.  So I rarely experienced the environments in full color the way they were designed.  This often bothered me, and it made me wish they had come up with a better way to do the detective mode.

Those visual things are very minor complaints though, and should not prevent ANYONE from playing this game.  It doesn't matter if you like Batman, I am ambivalent about Batman myself, this is a very good game whether the subject is appealing to you or not.


Sales History

Total Sales
1 n/a 244,213 110,417 79,902 434,532
2 n/a 100,225 82,284 45,115 227,624
3 n/a 59,535 35,919 22,479 117,933
4 n/a 34,773 34,475 17,628 86,876
5 n/a 24,147 28,915 13,899 66,961
6 n/a 16,509 23,807 10,849 51,165
7 n/a 12,676 13,677 6,796 33,149
8 n/a 11,714 12,166 6,122 30,002
9 n/a 12,168 11,222 5,888 29,278
10 n/a 11,140 9,787 5,228 26,155

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VGKing posted 25/03/2012, 06:52
No it's not. AC PS3 is #76 this week, and Asylum is #99.

AC > Asylum
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lol, this is selling better than BM:AC
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