Batman Has Begun – Now EA Begins!

Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment has signed a deal with Electronic Arts which will see the publisher taking on the creation of video games based on the forthcoming Batman Begins movie.

EA will launch a game based on the new film on almost every major console platform to tie in with the launch of the movie – with Xbox, PS2, Cube, PSP and GBA versions all planned.

Eurocom has been tapped to handle the Xbox, PS2, Cube versions of the game, while Vicarious Visions will be developing the GBA and PSP versions. It has also been revealed that Warner Bros taking an active role in the development and production process, hopefully this will mean a good quality game and not another below average movie tie-in.

Batman Begins is the darker depiction of Batman that we’ve all been waiting for,” according to WBIE senior vice president Jason Hall, “and we are teaming with EA to bring players an edgy action game that captures this tale.