DC Entertainment and Madefire Release Finale of 'Batman: Arkham Origins – A DC2 Multiverse Graphic Novel' – Bringing it to life on the iPhone
Thu, 04/03/2014 - 7:00am
Read Final Installment of the Groundbreaking Multi-path Storytelling Experience Based on Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment's Bestselling Game ‘Batman: Arkham Origins’
DC Entertainment, the most prolific digital comic book publisher, and cutting-edge digital studio Madefire released today the final installment of the BATMAN: ARKHAM ORIGINS – DC2 MULTIVERSE GRAPHIC NOVEL. This prequel story to the bestselling game BATMAN: ARKHAM ORIGINS from Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and developed by WB Games Montréal is now available as a complete series. All eight installments with multiple endings and exclusive skins for the game are now on all iOS devices and available for download in the iOS app.
BATMAN: ARKHAM ORIGINS – A DC2 MULTIVERSE GRAPHIC NOVEL immerses readers in the world of Batman through dynamic artwork and sound effects integrated with a full soundtrack. It is the first DC2 MULTIVERSE title featuring a multi-path reading xperience. The story offers several possible outcomes, with multiple story branches – some lead to Batman’s success, while other choices have deadly consequences. Readers who purchase the series are rewarded with two skins for the BATMAN: ARKHAM ORIGINS game: the exclusive New 52 Metallic Batman and Injustice Batman.
"It’s been a thrill to experience fans’ reactions to this interactive story these past months, and now we’re excited to offer the complete BATMAN: ARKHAM ORIGINS prequel story on all iOS devices,” stated Hank Kanalz, SVP of Vertigo and Integrated Publishing, DC Entertainment.
"We built Madefire Motion Books to pioneer the possibilities of reading on screen,” said Ben Wolstenholme, Co-founder and CEO of Madefire. “Expanding to the iPhone is very exciting - it sets the bar for reading on a small screen and opens this epic story up to a whole new audience."
This Batman story, coupled with DC Entertainment’s blockbuster digital first titles INJUSTICE: GODS AMONG US, can also be read as Motion Books on the Madefire Motion Books App. Madefire Motion Books is a free comic reader app that delivers the most innovative reading experience for iOS devices as it pioneers the next chapter in storytelling; it has been 5-star rated since launch, and was awarded an App Store’s “Best of 2012”.
BATMAN: ARKHAM ORIGINS – DC2 MULTIVERSE GRAPHIC NOVEL © 2014 DC Comics. BATMAN and all related elements and DC2 MULTIVERSE are trademarks of DC Comics.