Developped by WayForward, ‘Batman: The Brave and the Bold the Videogame’ is available for Wii and Nintendo DS

Posted on 09/07/2010


Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment release today Batman: The Brave and the Bold  the Videogame, an episodic, family-friendly adventure based on the hit animated series of the same name.The game is available today in North America and Asia Pacific for Wii and Nintendo DS, and will be available and across Europe and other PAL territories beginning September 10, 2010.

Developped by WayForward Technologies, Batman: The Brave and the Bold the Videogame features the VO talent, action and hilarious dialogue of the cartoon and drops players into an action-packed melee in which Batman partners with Green Lantern Guy Gardner, Robin, Hawkman and Blue Beetle to fight crime against the most notorious villains in the DC Universe. Playing solo as the Caped Crusader or together with family and friends in two-player co-op mode, gamers will experience the ultimate side-scrolling extravaganza through four episodes of comedic fun.
Batman: The Brave and the Bold the Videogame is a great extension of the animated series that allows players of all ages to team up and experience the cartoon in a totally fun and accessible way,” said Samantha Ryan, Senior Vice President, Production and Development, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. Geoff Johns, DC Entertainment’s Chief Creative Officer to add that “Batman: The Brave and the Bold the Videogame offers a wonderful, totally unique look at the heroes and villains of the DC Universe”.
Batman: The Brave and the Bold the Videogame offers gamers multiple ways to team up with their favorite DC Comics heroes as they do battle in a variety of locations, from crime-filled alleys and strange alien planets to mysterious laboratories and beyond. Batman can join forces with playable partner heroes who each have unique gadgets and fighting abilities, as well as call in the aid of jump-in heroes including Aquaman, The Flash, Shazam and Black Lightning, who each perform a super-powered attack to squash armies of enemies.
Adding to the adventure, players can link the Nintendo DS version to the Wii version of the game to unlock Bat-Mite as a playable character who can be controlled with the Nintendo DS. The character can be helpful or mischievous while fighting alongside the heroes.

About WayForward Technologies

WayForward Technologies was founded in March of 1990 to create console games. The team produced products for a variety of platforms including Game Boy, Game Gear, Super Nintendo, Sega Genesis, PC and Macintosh. One of the most notable early successes was the Windows Fun Pack, which sold over 350,000 units.
In 1994 the team became part of a partnership with American Education Publishing of Columbus Ohio. Included in the successes of this period were two 1995 CES Innovations Awards for the products Muppets Beginning Sounds and Muppets Same and Different and the 1994 CES Best New Media Award for the product Brighter Child Math Challenge.
In April of 1997, WayForward Technologies restarted its contract game development business, providing services to software publishers. We have developed over fifty products since that time for various clients. Our products consistently receive press accolades and market success.

About Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, a division of Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group, is a premier worldwide publisher, developer, licensor and distributor of entertainment content for the interactive space across all current and future platforms, including console, handheld and PC-based gaming for both internal and third party game titles.

About DC Entertainment

DC Entertainment, home to such iconic DC Comics properties as Superman, Batman, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman, The Flash, MAD Magazine, and Fables, is the creative division charged with strategically integrating across Warner Bros. and Time Warner. DC Entertainment works in concert with many key Warner Bros. divisions to unleash its superheroic characters across all media, including but not limited to film, television, consumer products, home entertainment, and interactive games. Publishing over 1,000 comic books, graphic novels and magazines each year, DC Comics is the largest English-language publisher of comics in the world.

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