Batman: Arkham Knight Release Date Delayed Again

Action game now expected to arrive June 23 for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC; new gameplay video released.

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Batman: Arkham Knight's release date has been delayed again.

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The action game, originally expected to launch in 2014, is now due to arrive across Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC on June 23. The game's latest delay is a short one, however, as the title was previously expected to arrive June 2.

"We're a developer that hates to make any compromises, so we are sorry to say this means it's going to be just a little big longer until you can play the epic conclusion to the Arkham trilogy," game director Sefton Hill said.

Rocksteady has also released a new gameplay trailer for Arkham Knight. Everything you see in the extended video, called "Officer Down," was captured on PS4. On display are some trademark Arkham melee sequences, an impressive-looking Batmobile driving section, and an interrogation scene that may explain the game's well-publicized M rating.

The trailer also reveals that Breaking Bad actor Jonathan Banks, or someone who sounds just like him, will play a role in the game.

Arkham Knight may not be the only new Batman game coming to consoles this year. A new report claims that Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman: Arkham City will be re-released for Xbox One and PS4.

For a closer look at Arkham Knight, check out some of our favorite images in the gallery below.

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