Paul Dini not penning future Rocksteady Batman titles

by Nathan Misa Featured 3 Comments 13 Votes 2458 Views 04/08/2012 Back to News

Writer Paul Dini, who is famous for writing and producing the classic Batman Animated Series, will not be returning to collaborate with Rocksteady on their Batman Arkham franchise.

Dini is credited with penning the story of Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman: Arkham City.

According to a recent tweet late last month, Dini "Kinda hoped I'd be doing another Arkham game in London during the Olympics. Esp, as I had a good source for tx. Ah, well."

In response to questions on Twitter, Dini said that he would love to return to write for the franchise despite Arkham City being slated as his last gig within the Arkham universe. "I would if I could. It's not my call."

The next Rocksteady-developed Batman game has been reported as taking place during the hero's Silver Age.

Source: Joystiq

By Nathan Misa

Link to us http://wii.mmgn.com/News/paul-dini-not-penning-future-rocksteady
Vote for this article Log in with Facebook

Paul Dini not penning future Rocksteady Batman titles Comments

Leave a comment Log in with Facebook
OH thats a shame :*O
Terrible choice to not have Paul Dini return. The story better be as good as the first two in the next installment.
Yeah, it's a questionable decision by Rocksteady. Paul Dini has done a great job transferring the Batman mythos, continuity and characters into a video game. Arkham Asylum was like every Batman fan's dream in the way it handled the characters and storyline, and all the awesome nods and references (like to Ra's al Ghul and Firefly).

Post a comment

Leave a comment Log in with Facebook

Recently Read

Featured Wii Content

Most Anticipated April game

Most Anticipated April game

31/03/2015 Polls 9 15
GameLoading: Charting the global rise of indie games

GameLoading: Charting the global rise of indie games

Gryllis 52 mins Articles 0 2
Sony really wants to make a Super Smash Bros movie

Sony really wants to make a Super Smash Bros movie

Tano 1 day News 2 2
Top 10 Star Wars games of all-time

Top 10 Star Wars games of all-time

Gryllis 4 days Articles 22 26
Netflix regrets unmetered deals with iiNet and Optus

Netflix regrets unmetered deals with iiNet and Optus

Gryllis 5 days News 5 13
EB Expo 2015 tickets are on-sale now

EB Expo 2015 tickets are on-sale now

Gryllis 5 days News 4 7
Former Call of Duty devs reveal new FPS

Former Call of Duty devs reveal new FPS

Tano 6 days News 1 4
Win a double pass to see The Gunman!

Win a double pass to see The Gunman!

Win on MMGN 13/04 News 1 7
Friendly Fire Show 92: RIDE-along

Friendly Fire Show 92: RIDE-along

Podcast 13/04 Articles 0 3

Community Content

Work Experience at The MMGN Office

Work Experience at The MMGN Office

12/01/2015 Blog 10 0

MMGN Updates

Status
Updating..
Username

Leasha, Tano, maxiboy commented on Australia's first Microsoft Store is opening in Sydney

Leasha 3 hours ago
Username

Doingit124 wants Assassin's Creed II

Doingit124 22 hours ago
Username

Doingit124 got Assassin's Creed II

Doingit124 22 hours ago
Username

donkey12, barbiedoll commented on The Gunman Double Pass Giveaway

donkey12 1 day ago
Username

commented on Star Wars Battlefront is 60 frames on all platforms

maxiboy 2 days ago