Author(s): Marv Wolfman
THE OFFICIAL NOVELIZATION OF THE MOST EAGERLY AWAITED GAME OF 2015 -- BATMAN: ARKHAM KNIGHT! Gotham City is in chaos as the criminal organizations run wild, seeking to fill the void left by the death of the Joker. When the Scarecrow threatens to unleash a toxin that will kill scores of innocents, the result is uncontrollable panic
Cross promotion nationally with the game. Features in national genre magazines including Gamer, X Box Sci Fi Now, Six, Comic Heroes. Online features on all major websites inc icv2, Sf crowsnest, ain it cool. Batman: Arkham City received multiple awards for the 201 1 "Game of the-Year," and sold more than 2,000,000 units in its first week. Batman: Arkham Knight is the third game in the trilogy by acclaimed game developer Rocksteady Studios, winner of the Spike Video Game Awards "Studio of the Year". Batman: Arkham Knight is slated for release June2, 2015. This official novelization releases five weeks later. The Batman: Arkham Knight novel is based on the official script for the game.
Marv Wolfman is one of the most acclaimed writers in the comic book industry, having written Crisis on Infinite Earths, The New Teen Titans, Batman, The Amazing Spider-Man, and Tomb of Dracula. His script work for the Epic Mickey 2 videogame was nominated by the Writers Guild of America for "Outstanding Achievement in Videogame Writing. His novelization of Superman Returns won the Scribe Award for "Best Adapted Novel," and he wrote the official novelization for Crisis on Infinite Earths.