Re: Rank the Arkham video games?
In terms of the art/writing:
In terms of gameplay
In terms of the map, I love Origins because of the abundance of activities and criminal presence. I do not want civilians in a Batman game, but was pleased with the alternating amounts of police officers and criminals. City, while it had the best gameplay, had an empty map. A few pockets of crooks...and that was it. Sure, the level of the decorations and textures on the buildings is unrivaled, it just felt empty. I'd go minutes without encountering thugs, whereas with Origins, I can hardly go two buildings without being shot at.
"Johnny Storm's a good-hearted kid, sure, but he has the attention span of a toaster, and he leads with his face; in Johnny's undisciplined mind, there's only a single synapse between thinking and doing. The Avengers' battle cry is "Avengers Assemble"; the Fantastic Four's is "Johnny, WAIT!"----Mark Waid