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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 through 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 armor meter shows the status of your car.


Batman Begins Xbox To extract wanted information, you can interrogate certain enemies.
Batman Begins Xbox Thug takedown
Batman Begins Xbox Finishing moves will vary from occasion to occasion.
Batman Begins Xbox Avoiding being spotted by the ninjas.

Promo Images

Batman Begins Screenshot
Batman Begins Screenshot
Batman Begins Screenshot
Batman Begins Screenshot

Alternate Titles

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

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User Reviews

The Dark Knight Returns To Glory! Xbox Classic Nigel (150)

Critic Reviews

GamePro (US) Xbox Dec 02, 2005 4 out of 5 80 PlayStation 2 Jun 21, 2005 79 out of 100 79
IGN GameCube Jun 16, 2005 7.6 out of 10 76
GamesCollection GameCube Jul 14, 2009 7.5 out of 10 75
Game Captain Xbox Jun 26, 2005 72 out of 100 72 Xbox Jun 30, 2005 7 out of 10 70
XboxFrance Xbox Aug 31, 2006 7 out of 10 70
XGP Gaming GameCube 2005 6.9 out of 10 69 Xbox Jun 16, 2005 13 out of 20 65
1UP PlayStation 2 Jun 17, 2005 6.5 out of 10 65


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