Batman: The Enemy Within released on Android and iOS, first episode is free

Initially slated for a late September release, Telltale’s Batman: The Enemy Within was delayed until October 3. Luckily for Batman fans, the game hasn’t been delayed again, so Android and iOS players can already download it via Google Play and App Store, respectively.

The direct sequel to the Batman: The Telltale Series, The Enemy Within is an episodic saga that will be released over the next couple of months. Today, Telltale Games released the first two episodes of the game, but three more will be launched in the future.

The good news is the first episode …


Telltale's Batman Episode 1 now free for iPhone and iPad


Telltale is a popular game developer that makes episodic, story-driven adventure games. You know, The Walking Dead, The Wolf Among Us, Game of Thrones, Tales From the Borderlands… And yes, the developer also has a Batman game out, split into five episodes. Each installment costs $4.99, which means that buying the episodes separately would set you back around $25.

However, now, the initial download, which gets you episode 1, is free for iOS users. Additionally, if you buy episodes 2 to 5 in a package, you pay $14.99 instead of the $19.96 you’d pay for them separately.

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Holy icon, Batman, Adam West meant a lot to me

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In the late 1960s and early ’70s, I raced home from school every afternoon to power load on superhero and Sci-Fi television. It was all reruns, though I didn’t know it. There was Star TrekGigantor, Superman, and, of course, Batman.

I was not an avid comic book reader back then. So, for me, Adam West, who died Saturday at 88, created the iconic caped crusader. His sonorous voice commanded me from across the room sit close to our 25-inch tube TV.

The plots seem silly now, but I was hooked and worried in between cliff hangers about whether our hero would survive. I even believed Batman and Robin were climbing skyscrapers with little more than a rope. It never occurred to me that they simply turned the camera on its side. Read more…

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5 of the greatest Batman games for Android and iOS – fight baddies as The Dark Knight


We know Batman holds a special spot inside the heart of every superhero fan. The Dark Knight is a fascinating character with his penchant for facing terrible tragedy with immense strength. And then you have a roster of absolutely cult rivals like The Joker, Bane, Poison Ivy, and The Riddler – all legendary characters with stories, powers, and agendas all of their own. Oh, and let’s not forget about all the cunning gadgets, vehicles, and weapons employed by Bruce Wayne – many of which you will get to wield yourself in the battle. Batman is a fantastic universe to make a game from, and these …