or
Sign in to turn on 1-Click ordering.
Trade in Yours
For a Gift Card up to £1.04
Trade in
More Buying Choices
The Game Collection - Add to Basket
£3.92 + £2.03 UK delivery
PROGAMES Add to Basket
£5.96  & FREE Delivery in the UK on orders over £20. Details
Have one to sell? Sell yours here
Sorry, this item is not available in
Image not available for
Colour:
Image not available
 

Batman: Arkham Origins

by Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment
 Ages 16 and Over
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (244 customer reviews)

o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o
Platform: Xbox 360
Edition: Standard Edition
Standard Edition
In stock.
Sold by EVERGAME and Fulfilled by Amazon. Gift-wrap available.
Want it tomorrow, 29 May? Choose Express delivery at checkout. Details
  • N/A

£10 off any Game with PS4 Plus Batman: Arkham Knight
£10 off any Game or Accessory with Limited Edition PS4 plus Batman: Arkham Knight
We are offering £10 off any game or accessory when you buy a limited edition, custom steel grey PS4 console plus Batman: Arkham Knight while stocks last. Pre-order now and get the explosive finale to the Arkham series on Sony's powerful next-gen platform.

Frequently Bought Together

Batman: Arkham Origins (Xbox 360) + Batman: Arkham City (Xbox 360) + Batman Arkham Asylum - Game Of The Year Edition - Classic (XBOX 360)
Price For All Three: £25.81

Buy the selected items together


Game Information

  • Platform:   Xbox 360
  • PEGI Rating: Ages 16 and Over Suitable for 16 years and over. Not for sale to persons under age 16. By placing an order for this product, you declare that you are 16 years of age or over.
  • Media: Video Game
  • Item Quantity: 1
 See more system requirements

Product details

Platform: Xbox 360 | Edition: Standard Edition
  • Delivery Destinations: Visit the Delivery Destinations Help page to see where this item can be delivered.
  • ASIN: B00CBURUKU
  • Product Dimensions: 19 x 13.4 x 1.4 cm ; 41 g
  • Release Date: 25 Oct. 2013
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (244 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 157 in PC & Video Games (See Top 100 in PC & Video Games)

Product Description

Platform: Xbox 360 | Edition: Standard Edition

Batman: Arkham Origins 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 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.


What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?


Customer Questions & Answers

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews
15 of 15 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars More of the same... 13 Nov. 2013
Platform for Display:Xbox 360| Edition:Standard Edition|Verified Purchase
Fun: 4.0 out of 5 stars   
The first two games in this series were probably the most exciting, fun and beautifully crafted games i've had the pleasure to play.
With Rocksteady handing over the reins I had my worries about the direction the game would take. Fortunately WBIE know a good thing when they see at and didn't meddle. But that decision comes with a downside, there is little innovation in this game compared to the previous episodes.

Yes there is a revamped detective mode (which you are mostly a spectator through and takes little skill no matter how much it's dressed up) and some new gadgets, although the super power mittens tip the balance way in your favour and removes the challenge.

I find Gotham is beautifully rendered but a bit unsatisfying as it's unpopulated, like an empty shell. Coming from a couple of months of the living world of GTA V, this was a bit of a downer.

The game is still brilliantly fun to play and you still get that "i'm the dark knight" feeling and thrill. It just doesn't move things along as the previous games did. The voice acting is still second to none and the story remains as strong as ever. It just feels like an add on to Arkham City-2.5 if you will.

Worth playing,was always going to find it hard to live up to parts 1+2. Just get that niggling feeling Rocksteady may have been more adventurous and the product may have been more polished as well.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
10 of 10 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Why change a winning formula? 28 Nov. 2013
By James
Platform for Display:Xbox 360| Edition:Standard Edition|Verified Purchase
Ok, so the story is a little predictable but so what? It's still a whole new story with new things to do and new (some of them) people to remove from the streets of Gotham.

The combat system hasn't changed, the gadgets haven't changed (much - the exception being shock gloves) and the overall atmosphere of the game hasn't changed. That, dear readers, is a good thing. Many websites which reviewed this game said that not changing aforementioned features was a bad thing, but I assure you it is not. This coming from gaming sites that consistently rate CoD and BF high, despite them being very similar each time.

The 'Most Wanted' missions are really good and give the game an extra boost, in both time and fun. These can last as long as you want them to because they just stay as markers on the map until you complete them.

There are plenty of reasons to buy this game but to list them all now would take away from the fun of finding them out for yourself! Buy this game!
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars What a night for a knight! 2 Mar. 2014
By A2Y
Platform for Display:Xbox 360| Edition:Standard Edition|Verified Purchase
You play as Batman, younger and much less refined in the world of crime fighting. It's Christmas Eve, Black Mask has put quite the bounty upon your head, attracting a number of super villains to take you down. The GCPD struggle to contain the situation and put Gotham under lockdown. The villainous assassins are running riot and it's up to the dark knight to restore order.

The story is very well written, establishing a solid beginning for Batman. The relationship between Alfred and Bruce Wayne becomes the heartbeat of the story and how the two grow closer together in their fight to protect Gotham. The assassins are strongly integrated into a variety of sub-plots; leaving the Joker to rise as an unforgettable oppressive force upon Batman.

G R A P H I C S & S O U N D
Gotham City is split into a number of districts, each portraying an individual style and its own colourful outlook. A great deal of verticality has been thrown into Gotham, giving players greater height to work with when scurrying about the city. The gothic inspired design is very reminiscent of the Tim Burton movies.

Batman's character model is as sharp as ever, displaying plenty of damage detailing as the night draws on. Animations are far superior to those of the previous games, especially during free-fall and caped gliding moments. As the story progresses, Gotham also begins to change and many of its structures take damage from game related events. Buildings tumble, bridge supports collapse and generally all hell breaks loose. The voice acting talents of Kevin Conroy and Mark Hamill are sorely missed, but its Troy Baker's take on the Joker that truly outclasses anyone else.
Read more ›
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars 'Downloadable DLC' make this an impossible game. 19 May 2015
By Luke D
Platform for Display:Xbox 360| Edition:Standard Edition|Verified Purchase
I'm sure I would have enjoyed this game, had I been able to play it beyond the first cut-scene. I mean, it's a damned Batman game, who wouldn't enjoy playing it?! However, apparently there's this problem with the thing whereby it will, at some point completely randomly, and not for everybody, decide that you have "damaged downloadable content", even if you actually have no DLC for the game. For me that point is just after you fight Killer Croc at the beginning of the game. After that nothing. The game stops working, my Xbox clicks around a few times, and I get booted out of the game. So naturally, you try reloading the game. Same problem.

So you then go and remove the game from your system, deleting anything vaguely to the game and then try it again. It all then seems to work fine. Until you beat Killer Croc. Again. Then the same problem emerges. Again.

The thing is, this is apparently a problem that Rocksteady know about. And they just don't care. Now I know that the game is a couple of years old, and people have been complaining about this problem pretty much since it was released, but it appears that Rocksteady simply do not care. They have long since given up on trying to solve any problem, leaving people out of pocket with a shiny new drinks mat rather than a game.

Like I said, I'm sure it's a good game. But if you can't play it due to some technical fault, then it's as good as a chocolate teapot. And there it is, Batman: Arkham Origins is a chocolate teapot, it seems to melt if you try to use it.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?

Look for similar items by category

Platform: Xbox 360 | Edition: Standard Edition