When Gotham Knights was initially revealed, there have been two questions on individuals’s minds – is Batman actually useless? And why is not Damian Wayne within the game? Well, the devs have been very vocal with regard to Batman being – and remaining – useless, however have been moderately coy about Damian. At the time, it was speculated that the son of Bruce Wayne may be revealed at a later date or could possibly be a DLC character, however inventive director Patrick Redding has now revealed that he shall be concerned in some capability.
Speaking to ComicBook.com, Redding was requested if Damian was ever thought of to be part of the game. Choosing his phrases rigorously, Redding stated, “it’s arduous for me to reply that query with no main spoiler. There are causes that may turn out to be very clear why Damian’s not within the image.” He went on to say that the explanations Damian hasn’t been mentioned a lot will turn out to be clear afterward. There have been additionally different situations within the interview the place he dodged questions on Damian.
Redding’s feedback certain do elevate numerous questions on Damian’s involvement within the game. Perhaps he had one thing to do with the demise of his father. In the comics, it is evident that with regards to techniques and technique, Damian is the one member of the Bat household that may go toe-to-toe with Bruce. His connections to the League of Shadows is also a significant connection.
During his panel at SDCC, Redding was very clear that Batman is “really dead” and can stay useless on the finish of the game, there shall be no shock reveal or Lazarus Pit powered resurrection for the Caped Crusader. Along with him, his arch nemesis, Joker may even not be featured within the game. However, Harley Quinn might have made the lower, as he stated, “I will not confirm or deny whether Harley is [in the game]”.
Lastly, Redding additionally talked about that the Bat household won’t be despatched throughout town to unravel puzzles, as there shall be “exactly one” Riddler query mark in all the game.
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