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Batman Begins (GameCube)

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Description

In this adaptation of the film of the same name, the origins of the Batman legend are explored. Playing as both Bruce Wayne and his alter-ego, Batman, you will need to hunt evil forces in familiar locations such as Arkham asylum, Gotham City, but also in the Himalaya. Using both stealth and brutal skills, you take on enemies in true beat-em-up style. Batman has a vast array of moves, from kicks and punches to more exotic special moves. Multiple enemies can be attacked at once, and there are tricks to break through enemies' defenses. Also, certain attacks can only be used as a finishing move when opponents are weakened.

Next to the melee combat, Batman carries his Bat Utility Belt with a Batgrapple to reach higher areas, the Batarang and gadgets such as smoke and flash grenades, a lockpick, camera hacker and an optical wire to peek from behind corners.

Certain levels turn Batman Begins into a racing game, as you drive the shiny Batmobile at high speeds though Gotham City. During these missions, your progress is measured by a reputation meter, which increases when you take out cops and thugs, and decreases when you harm civilians. There is nitro available for even higher speeds and an armour meter shows the status of your car.

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Alternate Titles

  • "蝙蝠侠:开战时刻" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)

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The Press Says

N-Zone Aug 23, 2005 76 out of 100 76
IGN Jun 16, 2005 7.6 out of 10 76
GamesCollection Jul 14, 2009 7.5 out of 10 75
Deeko 2005 7.5 out of 10 75
Jeuxpo.com 2005 7.5 out of 10 75
Game Freaks 365 2005 7.4 out of 10 74
Cheat Code Central 2005 3.5 out of 5 70
XGP Gaming 2005 6.9 out of 10 69
Game Informer Magazine Aug, 2005 6.75 out of 10 68
Game Revolution Jun 01, 2005 C 50

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Sciere (249457) added Batman Begins (GameCube) on Aug 13, 2005
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