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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How to get in Wonder Tower after explosion?

I completed the main campaign of Batman Arkham City. Now looking at the map, I have 2 riddles remaining on Wonder Tower, but I can't find a way up after the explosion. Do I lose access to these ...
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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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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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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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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 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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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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Is there any benefit to completing the “Advanced” Augmented Reality Training?

I'm still early in the game, but I stopped for a few minutes to finish up the Augmented Reality Training challenges. Completing the first set of them earned me a new gadget. However, a bunch more ...
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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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How do I change the graphics settings after the initial launch of the game?

The game gives me the option to adjust graphics settings the first time it's installed. However, when launching the game the second time, it goes straight into the game instead of giving me the ...
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I am only 70% complete, but have finished all the side missions, what am I missing?

I have finished all secondary campaigns in Batman: Arkham City (including Riddler trophies/challenges) and have almost everything (level 41), but am only 70% complete. What major things could I be ...
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Can the Mystery Watcher still be found?

I have played through the main storyline of Arkham City, and somewhere along the course of the game I missed the mission for the Mystery Watcher. According to this website, he still spawns after the ...
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How do I get the elevator in the Wonder Tower Foundations to work?

I've now defeated and on my way out of Wonder City, I noticed that the elevator in the Wonder Tower Foundations has now appeared. There is a panel with a green power symbol on the elevator that is ...
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How do I get back into the Confiscated Goods vault?

I've been attempting to complete riddler challenges, and noticed that there are at least two collectibles inside TYGER's confiscated goods vault that I missed (map below). I've looked for a way in, ...
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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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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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Can I enter the “restricted area” early in the game?

I generally like to work on side quests before the main quest. So far I've started a couple (Bane's and Zsasz's quests, for instance) that have objectives inside a big red "restricted area" on the ...
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How to change skin to Batman Beyond?

I've finished Batman Arkham City (now with 63% complete yet), and I still don't have any option to change the skin. How can I change my default Batman skin to Batman Beyond (or other skins) ?
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How do I get to Riddler's second hostage in the Enigma Conundrum side mission?

I've rescued Riddler's first hostage from the courthouse, and gone to the location of the second hostage, outside the Black Canary. However, I've search all over the building and can't find any doors ...
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How do I scan riddler question marks?

I've played through all of Arkham Asylum and I still don't remember how to do this - I see question marks all over the place in detective mode, but holding down "L2" doesn't seem to scan them no ...
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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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Does Batman have unlimited ammo?

I don't see any ammo counter on my Batarangs, Remote Batarangs, Explosive gel, etc. Owing to Bruce Wayne's vast fortune, does Batman have an unlimited amount of these items, or am I just missing ...
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Where are all the cats in Arkham City?

You have to use cats to switch between Catwoman and Batman in the main story, but I've seen only seen one group of cats, the ones right next to Catwoman's apartment. It's a hassle to fly back there ...
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Does it matter whether Catwoman chooses to save Batman or not?

I'm at what I assume is the end of the 3rd Catwoman mission. I've beaten down the guards, I have two suitcases full of loot, and I'm apparently having a moral dilemma regarding whether I should leave ...
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What are benefits of the pre-order playable characters, Catwoman and Robin?

In Batman: Arkham City, there are different playable characters that are available with pre-orders. It appears they are either Catwoman, or Robin. I've seen mention of Nightwing, but I think that's ...
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Does it matter how well-timed Catwoman's jumps are?

Most times I try to swing to somewhere, it'll require me to jump a few times to get up there. It'll also say how good my timing is on jumping. Is there any reason to try to do it well, or should I ...
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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 to deal with riddler trophies

There are numerous riddler challenges in Batman: Arkham City. Some of the riddler trophies are caged and you have to open the cage by activating the related mechanism. For example, there are ...
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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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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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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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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 Riddler's Death Trap

While I'm tracking the Ra's Al Gul ninja, I found Riddler's trophies. But I touch the question mark button, the door closes, Riddler gave me the question and then gas came out(what the hell?) ...
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What's the deal with the cure delivery on the rooftop in Arkham City?

So I've been playing Arkham City recently. Near the beginning of the game, Much of the rest of the game is spent What did I miss?
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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 you enable Big Head mode?

In Batman: Arkham City, there is apparently a secret big head mode. How is that mode enabled on each platform?
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How can I break plywood off of the ground?

There seems to be a lot of plywood walls off of the ground with Riddler Trophies behind them, and the Batclaw seems to have lost it's multi-line extension from Arkham Asylum. I've had limited success ...
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Will any copy of Arkham City activate on steam?

With the holidays coming up and games likely to go on sale, I'm interested in picking up a copy of the PC version of Arkham City. I've had good experiences with Steam as a way to keep my (very few) ...
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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'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 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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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 scare the pants off some henchmen?

In Batman: Arkham City, to earn The End of the Line predator challenge's Scare Tactics medal, you have to Appear out of nowhere to surprise a terrified henchman. What are the best techniques to ...
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What determines your level in the “The Joker’s Carnival” map?

In this challenge map, is your level raised based on the score you're getting (thus making it more important to make the most out of each opponent) or is it raised based on how many opponents you take ...