Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment today unveiled the first details for “COLD, “COLD HEART”; the action-packed story add-on for “BATMAN: ARKHAM ORIGINS.” In this extensive story add-on, players will unearth the tragic origin story of Mr.Freeze and learn how he earned his role as one of Batman’s arch nemeses.” Cold, Cold Heart” will be available for purchase on the PlayStation®Network, Xbox LIVE online entertainment network from Microsoft and Steam beginning April 22. This add-on pack will be available to players who have purchased the “Batman: Arkham Origins” Season Pass and are connected to the Internet, or it can be purchased separately.
Unfolding across iconic Gotham City locations, including Wayne Manor, Cold, Cold Heart equips players with the powerful Batman Extreme Environment (XE) suit and new gadgets including the Thermal Gloves and Thermocharged Batarangs. The game introduces several hours of all-new content in which players will battle through punishing, icy landscapes to witness Mr. Freeze’s heart-pumping first encounter with the Dark Knight.
Developed by WB Games Montréal, “BATMAN: ARKHAM ORIGINS” is based on DC Comics’ core Batman license and introduces an original prequel storyline set several years before the events of “Batman: Arkham Asylum” and “Batman: Arkham City.” Taking place before the rise of Gotham City’s most dangerous criminals, the game features an expanded Gotham City and showcases a young and unrefined Batman as he faces a defining moment in his early career as a crime fighter that sets his path to becoming the Dark Knight. As the story unfolds, players will meet many important characters for the first time and forge key relationships. The online multiplayer mode is developed by Splash Damage.