Batman: Arkham City #2

Writer: Paul Dini Artist: Benjamin Herrera Publisher: DC Comics Release Date: June 8, 2011 Cover Price: $2.99 Critic Reviews: 2 User Reviews: 3
7.8Critic Rating
7.3User Rating

Amid the protests of both human rights groups and Bruce Wayne, a new Arkham rises. The Joker is scheduled to be its first inmate, but not if Harley Quinn has anything to say about it. Meanwhile, Batman's suspicions lead him to investigate just who is really behind this new, more sprawling asylum and what their motivations might be.

  • 8.0
    Comics Bulletin - Jamil Scalese Jun 16, 2011

    Though he first appeared to be simple side character and plot device dedicated, play-the-hell-out-of-a-game-to-get-your-moneys-worth types like me found out that the spirit of Amadeus Arkham had inhabited the body of the Sharp. I was personally very confused by this development, one that came much after the final battle with Joker in my gaming experience. We get some clarification on Sharps motives and background, welcoming since theres implication that the digital mayor of Gotham will play a huge narrative role in the game. Read Full Review

  • 7.5
    IGN - Jesse Schedeen Jun 8, 2011

    There are some pieces to the Arkham City puzzle I wish were more prevalent in these pages, but on the whole Dini and D'Anda are doing a fine job of bringing this version of Gotham to comics. Read Full Review

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