Online multiplayer has been confirmed for Batman: Arkham Origins via a new trailer. This will be the first entry in the series to have an online multiplayer component.
The Batman: Arkham Origins Online mode offers players the chance to hunt as Batman or Robin against the most challenging opponents yet, friends and other gamers online. Players can also take on the role of a Super-Villain Elite and get a peek behind the curtain of what it’s like to side with The Joker or Bane as they establish their legacy by taking down Batman and Robin, and anyone else who gets in their way. Fans will even be able call in the ultimate reinforcement to help turn the tide in any match by playing as The Joker or Bane themselves.
Batman: Arkham Origins is scheduled to be released worldwide October 25, 2013 on the PC, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and Wii U.