Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment Announces the Launch of LEGO Batman: The Videogame

September 23, 2008


Join the CAPED CRUSADER and other
legendary heroes as they work to keep infamous villains, such as The Joker,
CATWOMAN and THE PENGUIN, from running amok through GOTHAM CITY

LEGO Batman: The Videogame,
published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and developed by TT Games,
ships to retail stores nationwide today on the Xbox 360® video game and
entertainment system from Microsoft, PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment
system, PlayStation®2, PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) system, Wii™, Nintendo DS™
and Windows PC.

Gotham City’s most notorious
criminals have broken out of ARKHAM ASYLUM and it’s up to the DYNAMIC DUO to
stop them. Based on the iconic DC Comics’ heroes BATMAN and ROBIN, as well as
many other memorable characters from the DC Comics Universe, LEGO Batman: The
Videogame blends the wildly popular Batman universe with the versatility of LEGO
building and the humor of the LEGO minifigure. Unlike any LEGO game done in the
past, players can now explore their wicked side and play the game as the
villains, not just the heroes.

From the rooftops to the sewers,
players will experience Gotham City like never before as they choose to play
from the perspective of either the villains, entering the game from Arkahm
Asylum, or the heroes, swinging into action from The BATCAVE. LEGO Batman: The
Videogame features fifteen hero levels and fifteen villain levels – for a total
of thirty unique action-packed levels. Play as comic heroes Batman, Robin,
ALFRED PENNYWORTH and BATGIRL, or wreak havoc as The Joker, HARLEY QUINN, MR.
FREEZE, TWO-FACE and many more!

LEGO Batman: The Videogame features
a completely original storyline, encompassing the lighthearted charm of LEGO and
the multifaceted lore of Gotham City. LEGO Batman: The Videogame features co-op
multiplayer allowing for easy pick-up-and-play. Players can also get behind the
wheel of legendary vehicles, such as the BATMOBILE and BATWING. Enhance the
abilities of the Dynamic Duo by unlocking Batman and Robin’s suits to help fight
Gotham’s villains, or use The Joker’s electric buzzer to give our heroes a

LEGO Batman: The Videogame is a
fast-paced action adventure title for fans of all ages. It is rated “E10+” and
is available on the Xbox 360 Entertainment System, PLAYSTATION 3 system and Wii
for $49.99. It is also available for the PlayStation 2, PSP system, Nintendo DS
and PC, for $29.99.