Online Multiplayer Confirmed for Batman: Arkham Origins

Batman: Arkham Origins will contain an online component which aims to blend the traditional Arkham series gameplay with a set of third-person shooter mechanics, a component which is in development by Splash Damage.

The online mode gives players the opportunity to play as either Batman or Robin against friends and other online gamers. Players can also play as a Super-Villain Elite under the command of The Joker or Bane or play as The Joker or Bane themselves.

Update: A Trailer has also been released for your viewing pleasure so you can get an idea of what it will be like. and shows Batman and Robin taking on the super-villains in true Batman style. Watch it below.

This could be quite an interesting addition to the Arkham series and it is going to be exciting to see how this multiplayer mode turns out.

What about you? Are you excited to learn more about this new multiplayer mode? Let us know your opinions on Batman: Arkham Origins getting online multiplayer in the comments.