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Old August 6, 2009, 10:02 AM
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Default Interactive Entertainment Videogame Batman: Arkham Asylum to support NVIDIA PhysX technology

SANTA CLARA, CA?AUGUST 6, 2009? Eidos Interactive, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, and NVIDIA Corporation today announced that the Games for WindowsÒ LIVE release of forthcoming DC Comics-licensed videogame, Batman: Arkham AsylumÔ, will feature NVIDIA® PhysX® technology, which allows for the creation of incredibly realistic worlds full of i... [ Read full article ]
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NICE! I love to see PC gettin some love especially with such a console centric title like this.
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Looking forward to this for sure.
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Very cool. Let's just hope it's not another Batman flop like all the others except for Batman Returns for the SNES.
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PC Demo has been released! Downloading now. :)

Batman: Arkham Asylum PC Demo Released - Shacknews - PC Games, PlayStation, Xbox 360 and Wii video game news, previews and downloads
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I've played the demo and the combat was fun. I only played for 15-20 minutes but it doesn't seem like it will get stale fast.

Also, they aren't pushing this out to meet a movie release so here's hoping!
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bah, and this was a game I was looking forward too...

More forcing me to install drivers I dont have for an effect I could really care less about.
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Based on the game play teasers I've seen this game looks freaking amazing. Will be downloading the demo later tonight.
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