In an interview with GamesRadar, government producer Fleur Marty mentioned that this was vital for co-op to work nicely. There will nonetheless be some acquainted mechanics for those that’ve performed the Arkham video games, however Gotham Knights will nonetheless really feel new and totally different.
We have solely redesigned the fight system so as for it to work nicely in co-op. Of course, we’re nonetheless a brawler, and a few of the mechanics gained’t really feel completely alien for individuals who performed and loved the Arkham collection, however it’s in some ways very totally different.
Players will have the ability to swap to a unique character each time they need, and so they gained’t be pressured to stage up every character from scratch as a result of story development is shared. Marty added:
The recreation permits you to swap to a unique character just about any time you need, so long as you return to The Belfry to take action. Since the story development is shared between all of the characters, it additionally is smart that you simply don’t need to stage them up from scratch each time you wish to swap. It additionally stays very coherent by way of our narrative. Since the opposite members of the Batman household are all the time current ultimately within the background, when you’re out on this planet combating crime or unravelling the thriller, they don’t keep inactive. So it is smart that also they are progressing and getting stronger.
Gotham Knights will launch in 2021 for last-gen and current-gen platforms.