Video Game History: Batman: Vengeance (PS2)

With the success of the various animated series based on Batman in the 1990s inspired a few video games. One of the most notable (based on The New Batman Adventures) was Batman: Vengeance which was an action game featuring Gotham’s greatest hero. The game also featured it’s own original plot. It starts with Batman savingContinue reading “Video Game History: Batman: Vengeance (PS2)”

Video Game History: Batman: Gotham City Racer (PS1)

In the late 90s and early 2000s it wasn’t uncommon for video games to try to compete with the Mario Kart series. I don’t know if that was the reason for Batman: Gotham City Racer, but it seems likely. I guess Ubisoft should of mentioned that the game isn’t really a racing game. Yeah, it’sContinue reading “Video Game History: Batman: Gotham City Racer (PS1)”

Video Game History: Batman: Return of the Joker

Batman: The Return of the Joker (known as The Revenge of the Joker on the Sega Genesis) was one of the first major video games staring Gotham’s greatest hero in the early 90’s. It came out after many video games based on the 1989 film Batman, but this one was instead based on the originalContinue reading “Video Game History: Batman: Return of the Joker”

Fun Fact: The American Senator Who Is The Batman Nerd Supreme

Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vermont) may be a high-ranking member of the United States Senate, but he’s also a huge Batman fan. He’s been given cameo appearances in Batman: The Animated Series, the 1997 film Batman and Robin, the 2008 film The Dark Knight, and the 2012 film The Dark Knight Rises. His most notable roleContinue reading “Fun Fact: The American Senator Who Is The Batman Nerd Supreme”

Things I Like: The Dark Knight (2008 Film)

In 2008 I had never seen Batman Begins (though I saw it later) but I was really hyped up for the sequel The Dark Knight. It was really hard to believe the super-excitement over the film. I think I saw it for my birthday in theaters while it was still fresh. At the time, IContinue reading “Things I Like: The Dark Knight (2008 Film)”