Batman: Arkham Knight - the Riddler's Gambit
THE OFFICIAL PREQUEL TO THE MOST EAGERLY AWAITED GAME OF 2015 -- BATMAN: ARKHAM KNIGHT! The Joker's death has left a void in the Gotham City underworld--a void the Riddler seeks to fill in the deadliest way possible. Creating a path of death and destruction, the criminal mastermind places Batman and Robin in an unwinnable scenario, with the clock ticking down the moments to disaster. TM & (c) DC Comics. (s15)
Cross promotion nationally with the game. Features in national genre magazines including Gamer, X Box Sci Fi Now, Sfx, Comic Heroes. Online Features on all major websites inc icv2, SF crowsnest, ain it cool. Batman: Arkham City received multiple awards for the 2011 "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 June 2, 2015. This prequel releases the same day. Alex Irvine wrote the highly successful Pacific Rim novelization that won the 2013 Scribe Award. TM & (c) DC Comics.
Alex Irvine's novel A Scattering of Jades won the Crawford Award for Best New Writer. He also won awards for Best New Novel from Locus Magazine and The International Horror Guild and was a finalist for the Campbell Award for Best New Writer. He is an acclaimed writer of novelizations including Transformers Exodus, Iron Man: Virus, and Pacific Rim, which won the Scribe Award for Best Adapted Novel.