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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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Batman Begins Xbox Heading toward the front wagon.
Batman Begins Xbox To extract wanted information, you can interrogate certain enemies.
Batman Begins Xbox Thug takedown
Batman Begins Xbox Avoiding being spotted by the ninjas.

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Alternate Titles

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

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Critic Reviews

Game Captain Jun 26, 2005 72 out of 100 72
Game Chronicles Jul 09, 2005 7.1 out of 10 71
XboxFrance Aug 31, 2006 7 out of 10 70
GameSpy Jun 20, 2005 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
XGP Gaming Jul 10, 2005 6.9 out of 10 69
Xbox World Australia (XWA) Aug 08, 2005 65 out of 100 65
GameZone Jun 27, 2005 6.1 out of 10 61
Factornews Jul 19, 2005 6 out of 10 60
Diehard GameFan Jun 22, 2005 6 out of 10 60
Pro-G Jul 05, 2005 6 out of 10 60

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Sciere (381411) added Batman Begins (Xbox) on Aug 13, 2005
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