Press Release

Bring to Justice Gotham City’s most vile villains with the Official Batman™: Arkham Origins Strategy Guides from Warner Bros. and BradyGames


Indianapolis, IN – October 23, 2013 – BradyGames, in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products on behalf of DC Entertainment, is thrilled to announce the Batman™: Arkham Origins Signature SeriesandLimited Edition Strategy Guides. With the third installment in the Batman Arkham series from Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, bring Gotham City’s most vile villains to justice, with the help of the Official Strategy Guides from BradyGames.


With the Batman: Arkham Origins Strategy Guides, receive game-tested strategies to take the best route through each area and make the best use of Batman’s abilities and gadgets. Coverage of every side mission and challenge is addressed in detail for 100% completion. The guides are packed with area maps that help navigate the way through each area. Plus, detailed multiplayer strategies will help punish the competition. Help Batman overcome all of the dangerous traps that have been set for him in his journey to discover the truth.

Limited Edition Features (9780744015171, $36.99, 8.75” x 11.125”, 288 pages):

· Exclusive Lithographs - Set of four collectible lithographs are a must-have for any collector!

· Dust Jacket and Hardcover - All the game-tested strategies of our Signature Series guide packaged in a premium hardcover and protected by an elegant foil-stamped jacket.

Signature Series Features (9780744015164, $21.99, 8.5” x 11”, 288 pages):

· 100% Complete Story Walkthrough

· Area Maps

· Full Side Mission and Challenge Mode Coverage

· Tested Multiplayer Strategies

· Bonus Coverage of Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate

Whether playing on an Xbox 360, PS3, PSVita, 3DS, and PC, punish Gotham City’s most vile villains with the Official Signature Series and Limited Edition Strategy Guides for Batman: Arkham Origins from BradyGames!

Visit BradyGames.com to purchase the Batman: Arkham Origins Strategy Guides at game launch, October 25th.

To request a review copy of BradyGames’ Batman: Arkham Origins Signature Series or Limited Edition Strategy Guide, please contact Lauren Helms at lauren.helms@bradygames.com.

About Batman: Arkham Origins

Batman: Arkham Origins is the next installment in the blockbuster Batman: Arkham videogame franchise. Developed by WB Games Montréal, the game features an expanded Gotham City and introduces an original prequel storyline set several years before the events of Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman: Arkham City, the first two critically acclaimed games of the franchise. Taking place before the rise of Gotham City’s most dangerous criminals, the game showcases a young, unrefined Batman as he faces the defining moment of his early career and sets his path to becoming the Dark Knight.

About Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate is a 2.5-D game developed by Armature Studio that brings the Batman Arkham experience for the first time to Sony and Nintendo handheld systems. A companion game to Batman: Arkham Origins, players can continue the storyline of the console version and discover more details of the Dark Knight’s past. The game brings the core Arkham pillars to a handheld format for the first time. Featuring stealth gameplay, free-flow combat, and Batman’s infamous gadgets, Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate captures the genuine Arkham feel players have come to appreciate.

About Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, a division of Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, Inc., is a premier worldwide publisher, developer, licensor and distributor of entertainment content for the interactive space across all current and future platforms, including console, handheld and PC-based gaming for both internal and third party game titles.

About Warner Bros. Consumer Products

Warner Bros. Consumer Products, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company, is one of the leading licensing and retail merchandising organizations in the world.

About DC Entertainment
DC Entertainment, home to iconic brands DC Comics (Superman, Batman, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman, The Flash), Vertigo (Sandman, Fables) and MAD, is the creative division charged with strategically integrating its content across Warner Bros. Entertainment and Time Warner. DC Entertainment works in concert with many key Warner Bros. divisions to unleash its stories and characters across all media, including but not limited to film, television, consumer products, home entertainment and interactive games. Publishing thousands of comic books, graphic novels and magazines each year, DC Entertainment is the largest English-language publisher of comics in the world. In January 2012, DC Entertainment, in collaboration with Warner Bros. and Time Warner divisions, launched We Can Be Heroes—a giving campaign featuring the iconic Justice League super heroes—to raise awareness and funds to fight the hunger crisis in the Horn of Africa.

BATMAN: ARKHAM ORIGINS and all related characters and elements are trademarks of and © DC Comics.

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About BradyGames

Headquartered in Indianapolis, BradyGames creates high-quality video game strategy content for a wide range of games on all platforms and works with industry partners including Blizzard Entertainment, Activision, Rockstar, 2K Games, Capcom USA, Inc, Microsoft, Sony, and Warner Bros., among others.

BradyGames understands what gamers – both casual and hardcore – want and need from strategy guides and apps, and each product is custom-tailored to the look and feel of the game title. Every guide features in-depth content, detailed screen captures and quick reference and strategy tips.

BradyGames is an imprint of DK, a member of Penguin Random House, the world's first truly global trade book publisher.

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For further information please contact Lauren Helms – lauren.helms@bradygames.com