In the lead up to the new year, there has been much teasing coming from the Batman: Arkham Origins camp in regards to a special event coming up on the 31st. First, there was a message telling us to save the date on the official Batman: Arkham franchise Twitter account on Christmas Eve, then an actual invitation for the “Gotham City Humanitarian of the Year Awards” on New Years Eve on the Batman: Arkham Facebook page, and now, this image;
Posted this morning on the Batman: Arkham Facebook page, the image depicts the Humanitarian of the Year gala-thing gone horribly wrong. While no concrete details are known, this is Batman, so one can assume that the classical member of the Caped Crusader’s rogues gallery, Victor Fries, AKA Mr. Freeze, has crashed the party, and is at the center of the first story DLC of Arkham Origins, which is coming in 2014 according to the post containing this image.
Originally, there was a horrible ice pun here, but I decided to spare you. Go read our review of Batman: Arkham Origins here if you haven’t decided if the game is worth your buck, and if it sways you, you can get it for 20% off on Amazon for any platform here.