PC Version of Batman: Arkham Knight Recalled After Negative Reviews
If you’re one of the people who were waiting to play “Batman: Arkham Knight” on a Windows PC, you will have to wait a little bit more. Warner Bros. Games, the publisher of “Arkham Knight” has recalled the PC version of the game from retail outlets after gamers complained about various performance issues with the game.
Our team has posted an update for our PC players over at the official Arkham forums. http://t.co/a6EFqhSD3n
— Batman Arkham (@BatmanArkham) June 24, 2015
Here is the statement given by Warner Bros. Games on a forum post:
Dear Batman: Arkham Knight PC owners,
We want to apologize to those of you who are experiencing performance issues with Batman: Arkham Knight on PC. We take these issues very seriously and have therefore decided to suspend future game sales of the PC version while we work to address these issues to satisfy our quality standards. We greatly value our customers and know that while there are a significant amount of players who are enjoying the game on PC, we want to do whatever we can to make the experience better for PC players overall.
We’re working to deliver an updated version of Batman: Arkham Knight on PC so you can all enjoy the final chapter of the Batman: Arkham series as it was meant to be played.
The game, developed by Rocksteady Studios has received negative reviews on Steam, while the XBox and PlayStation versions have received praise. A few days ago, Warner Bros. Games made some suggestions to improve the user experience for PC version.
Note: At the time of publishing, the PC version of Batman: Arkham Knight is still available on Amazon India while Flipkart is displaying a message addressing its unavailability.
Here’s the link (though we wouldn’t recommend you to pick it up.)