Batman: Arkham City is the sequel to Batman: Arkham Asylum, both by Rocksteady games. In it, a section of Gotham City has been quarantined as an expansion of Arkham Asylum, hence the name of the game. Batman goes in to deal with the nefarious plans of his rogue's gallery, including Two-Face, Penguin ...

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What causes Joker to become a ghost?

Randomly, Joker, in ...
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How many hits can an armoured thug take?

In a beatdown attack, how many beatdown hits can an armoured thug take before being finished?
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What causes weapons to become unusable?

In combat challenge maps, there may be weapons for the enemies to use. I've noticed that over time, the enemies stop using some of them. I've been constantly taking out enemies that have picked up ...
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What is the shortcut to toggle fullscreen to windowed?

I accidentally pressed some key combination that caused Batman: Arkham City to enter fullscreen mode from borderless windowed mode. Because I don't know what key combination caused it, I restarted the ...
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When does Joker come in to play?

In the Joker's Carnival DLC combat challenge map, Joker is hosting, jibing at the player from beyond the perimeter. At one point, he announces that he'll enter the ring then jumps the wall to join the ...
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What is the most efficient way to take down a Titan?

I'm playing in the Joker's Carnival combat challenge stage, which has a time limit. Once the top level has been reached, a Titan will spawn out of the gate. I've usually thought that pounding the ...
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How do I complete the Mister Freeze and Penguin mission?

I was playing Batman: Arkham City, and I went to rescue GCPD undercover cops in the mister freeze and penguin mission. After I freed three in the torture chamber I went to the armoury and eliminated ...
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Reading ninjas' attacks on NG+

The Situation Ninjas have the option of either doing a regular attack (blue squigglies) or a multi-swing move (yellow squigglies). Picking the appropriate response is simple enough when you have the ...
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Getting back in the waste exchange in batman arkham city.

How would I get back into the waste exchange after the tower has been blown up?
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Display Drivers Crashing

I am running windows 8.1 with a nvidia 660. When I play Dead Island or Arkham City, after a short amount of time, my display drivers crash, and the game stops responding. Both games have worked fine ...
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When can I tune in to Vicki Vale's broadcasts?

I love soaking up the ambiance in Arkham city. As an eavesdropper, I usually listen in on every henchman dialogue I can find. Vicki Vale occasionally broadcasts on Gotham FM which you can listen to ...
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How to change control from keyboard to Xbox controller on Batman Arkham City for PC

Do I have to change any property from "true" to "false" in game file, or the game will detect if the controller is connected?
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Why can't I Switch Batsuit? [duplicate]

I finished the game and I have downloaded all of the bat suits. But it doesn’t give me the option to change suits.
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Completed campaign, but still don't have access to restricted area?

I've completed the main campaign, but I still can't access the restricted area. I want to earn the Gotham Base Jumper achievement. What am I missing? If it's relevant, I'm running on Mac OS X.
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Batman Arkham City Augmented Reality (PC)

So I was trying to do the Augmented Reality side quests. I did the first ones just fine and got the upgraded grapple. Now I'm on the Advanced missions. I looked online and saw on here and other forums ...
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Where are the TITAN Containers?

I am having a problem finding the titan containers in the subway tunnel and world tower. When I go to subway station there is no place to get into the subway tunnel. What route do I need to take to ...
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How do I get control over my character back?

I'm stuck at BM:AC where Ras al gul keeps Talia under siege to provoke batman. But I'm stuck at that scene. I can only move my camera, all other controls are gone. I can acess the main menu, but ...
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How do I hide the menu bar?

How do I hide the Menu Bar in Batman: Arkham City GOTY? It shows up when I am full screen. I've searched the preference file and didn't find a relevant key nor can I find an option in the startup menu ...
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Can you transfer Batman Arkham City saves from PS3 to Steam?

When Batman Arkham City first came out, I bought it for PS3 and beat the game while finishing a few extra side missions. Since then, I've gotten rid of my PS3 copy and got a steam version. I still ...
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How do I keep my old saves for Batman Arkham City?

Due to Microsoft shutting down Games for Windows Live (I wish they did it right after they launched and spared everybody the headache), Batman Arkham City has been retooled for Steamworks. This is ...
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How do I get skins in Arkham City? [duplicate]

When I put in the code in Batman Arkham City for all of the skins, I hear the confirmation sound that I've done something, but when I chose to select continue game I didn't get the option to change ...
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How much health do Lieutenants have?

In Batman: Arkham City, there are big brutes that are fought, and the second biggest of them all are Lieutenants. They are one-armed and either wield a sledgehammer or a scythe. Attacking them counts ...
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What is the procedure for taking down Titans?

In Batman: Arkham City, there are big brutes that are fought, and the biggest of them all are Titans who've become big because of the TITAN formula. To attack them, one must stun them with three stuns ...
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How are high scores achieved?

In Batman: Arkham City, there are Riddler challenges, which comprise of things like predator (stealth) and combat challenges. Combat challenges have a scoring system which tallies up your score based ...
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Can't change Batman skin with code

I'm trying to change the skin on Batman Beyond Arkham City by using this code and it doesn't work. Press the following combination on the Main Menu screen (after you have selected your save ...
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How do I get the Riddler trophy above the wooden panelling in the collapsed streets? [duplicate]

In the eastern-most collapsed streets on the way to Wonder City, just near the exit to the subway terminal, there’s a Riddler trophy hidden above some wooden panelling. How do I break through the ...
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Batman Arkham City Watcher in the Wings side mission is impossible?

I have recently started the Watcher in the Wings side mission. I have found all four locations for Azrael and found his final location, but I didn't scan the symbol behind him. Now, when I try to scan ...
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In Batman: Arkham City, how do activation and installation limits work?

I am considering a purchase of the Game of the Year edition of Batman: Arkham City on Steam but I have heard a lot of rather negative information regarding the number of installations and activations ...
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How to effectively deal with armed thugs as Catwoman?

I've gotten to the late portions of the game, and I have trouble dealing with armed thugs as Catwoman. Okay, I can do ledge takedowns and corner takedowns and behind-the-back takedowns, but I can't ...
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Batman Arkham City crashes when interrogating riddler informants

Every time I want to interrogate a Riddler informant, the game crashes with some fatal error. I interrogated 3 or 4 Riddler informants at the very beginning of the game. But then, I tried ...
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How to get Steam to recognize existing game files from a different source?

Let's say I have a game bought on retail/other digital download and installed on my hard drive. I buy the same game (or a minor variant of it, say the GOTY edition) on Steam. It should be possible to ...
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Arkham City: Enable catwoman midway through story mode

I have been playing a used copy of Arkham City and am thinking of purchasing the Catwoman DLC. Thing is I am already about 57% through the main story, (just defeated Mr Freeze). If I download ...
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Do the thugs on the streets respawn?

I just started Batman: Arkham City, and I notice a lot of thugs on the streets. If I take a group down, will it respawn later? And if it does, How long does it take it to respawn? Is it a matter of ...
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How to enable GFWL overlay on Windows 8 / Windows Server 2012?

I have Batman: Arkham City through Steam on Windows Server 2012, but unfortunately I cannot get the GWFL overlay when playing. That means that although the game works perfectly, it does not save my ...
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Batman Arkham City freezes when searching for Mr. Freeze

Oh, the irony! I'm at the part where you search for Mr. Freeze. On my way to the museum, the game freezes, and sometimes crashes with an error message about missing files. I've Googled and found ...
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Batman Arkham City doesn't launch on Windows

I've just installed Batman: Arkham City GOTY from Steam for the first time. Immediately after launching the game I'm getting a "has stopped working" crash, with the details "APPCRASH" for ...
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Batman Arkham City third hostage puzzle

I'm at the third hostage's location. The first parts of the puzzle were quite easy, but now I'm at the part where I need to use the Electrical Charger somehow (since there are three electromagnets). ...
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100% completion of Batman: Arkham City

Is there any reward for 100 percent completion of Batman: Arkham City, including all Riddler challenges and new game plus?
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The application was unable to start correctly 0xc00007b

I have been encountering the following error when I try to launch Batman Arkham City; The application was unable to start correctly 0xc00007b I have tried reinstalling the Game. Installed ...
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How do I get the Catwoman trophy in the room with Nora and Mr Freeze?

I'm trying to get the trophy for Catwoman that is where Mr Freeze and Nora are. I did the side mission for those two but it still won't let me into the building to get the trophy for the cat.
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Can I use an Elecom game controller with Batman: Arkham City?

I am playing Batman: Arkham City on a Windows 7 PC, purchased using Steam. The keyboard controls seemed less than ideal so I thought I'd bite the bullet and get a USB game controller. At the store, ...
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Why have I only thwarted 30% of Harley's Revenge?

So, I got Harley's Revenge this morning, and decided I'd play through it. Overall, not very long, so I ended up beating it... or so I thought. The credits rolled and so I assumed I was done. I didn't ...
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Is it possible to get the “Catch” achievement on PC?

While looking around for information on other achievements, I've found this one that doesn't show up in the Steam achievements list. Thinking that it was a "secret" achievement, I've tried to do as ...
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How do I glide in “Batman: Arkham City” during the “Demon Trials”?

I am playing Batman: Arkham City on the PC (Windows). I am stuck on the Demon Trials level where one has to follow a blue path through the air by alternating between gliding and dive bombing. I have ...
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Where is the Riddler's hideout?

Where do I find the Riddler's hideout? I just got the last trophy and there's a blue question mark on my map, but I can't figure out where I'm supposed to go.
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Arkham City 'full screen on' does not fill the screen

Running Radeon HD6800, Win7 64-bit Home Premium - cannot get rid of black border around the game on fullscreen. Arkham Asylum did not have this problem. DX9 and DX11 both have the problem. ...
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Where are the thugs who reveal the Riddler trophy locations?

In Batman: Arkham City, you had to interrogate a thug and he would give you the Riddler trophy locations, but I'm playing in hard mode and I cant find any thugs to interrogate... so how can I find all ...
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Is there a point to destroying Mr. Freeze's wives?

In New Game Plus I finally beat Mr. Freeze, but this time I noticed that there were various statues of Nora around that I could destroy with a baterang or by dodging when he shot at me with one behind ...
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In Arkham City, how do you interact with Azrael? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can the Mystery Watcher still be found? In Arkham City I know that Azrael appears in the game as a side quest. I have compelted the game and have not found anything that ...
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Is it possible to re-enter the Joker's factory to get the Titan canister?

After getting drugged by Joker and being sent on the Mr. Freeze mission is it possible to re-enter the Joker's factory to get the Titan canister inside. I've not been able to find a re-entry point. ...