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A 2013 action/Metroidvania-style game created by Warner Bros. Games Montreal. This is the third Batman game in a series and a prequel to Batman: Arkham City and Batman: Arkham Asylum. In it, it is Christmas Eve and Blackgate Prison experiences a prison break, causing criminals to fill the streets of Gotham. There's also a bounty on Batman's head and he must fight his way through assassins who hope to claim it while investigating what's really going on.

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Do replacement DVDs save progress?

So one of my Arkham Origins DVDs broke for the Xbox 360. Not the drive, the DVD. I was wondering if the progress saved. I know this is a stupid question. If you were wondering, the 360 model is the ...
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Enigma data pack in the Royal Hotel's ballroom is inaccessible

I am almost at 100% collection of the Enigma data packs. The particular one (shown below) is supposed to be collected by using the Batclaw after clearing the cryptographic sequencer. As can be seen, ...
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Batman Arkham Origins will not start (MSVCR100.dll was not found)

I just downloaded Batman AO on steam but when I start it, it just says running for a second then it stops, syncs, and then nothing. Verified game cache, restarted computer, updated all my drivers, I'...
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Batman origin resolution settings

every time i start the game is usually ends being pitch black fand send me to the TV HDMI2. is there a way to fix it ? i tried NVIDIA experience but nothing changed
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How is XP dispersed in Batman: Arkham Origins multiplayer?

At the end of multiplayer matches players are awarded the EXP they earned during that round. But I can't seem to figure out how EXP is dispersed? Sometimes I seem to get only weapon points, and then ...
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How can I quick fire explosive gel on the ground?

I want to know how to quick fire explosive gel on the ground in Batman Arkham Origins. How do I quick fire explosive gel on the ground?
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Do un-blockable hits count toward the achievement?

For the Point Counter-Point achievement you have to complete the Deathstroke battle without missing a single counter. But some of Deathstroke's attacks I cannot block no matter how hard I try. No ...
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How to replay boss battles?

I need to get the "Point Counter-Point" achievement which requires me to do the Deathstroke battle without missing a single counter. I have already beaten the game and the New Game Plus mode, though, ...
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Is there a cheat to unlock all gadgets from the start?

When I use this, I only get the first level of gadgets. How do I unlock the rest? BmInput [Engine.PlayerInput] .Bindings=(Name="f1", Command="start batentry?Movie=Ep1_0010_Ep1_0130_Ep1_0210?...
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Arkham Origins PC- Saving Problem

I have played through Arkham Origins on the PC twice now. Both times I get to a point where the saving icon appears in the bottom right. I cannot find an option to save manually, and so I press exit. ...
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PC Controller not working with Arkham Origins [duplicate]

I recently bought a PC Controller. It wasn't working with The Amazing Spiderman 2. I updated all the drivers and stuff but all in vain. I did some research and found that the games require a Xiinput ...
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Is there any way to do the Dark Knight challenges after the story?

In Batman Arkham Origins I beat the story but I'm having trouble with the challenges. Is there any way to do the challenges now that the game is completed?
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Repair Corrupted Save or Restart New Game Plus

I finished the first story play through in Arkham Origins and was moving along in New Game Plus when, after retrieving the Disruptor from the GCPD, I come out of the morgue and end up as Batman in ...
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How to grab onto a ledge without climbing up

In Batman Arkham Origins (and AC incidentally), if I try to grapple onto a ledge from below (in order to silent-kill a guard), about half the time I'll hang from the ledge and the other half of the ...
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How do I get new game plus for Arkham Origins?

So it doesnt say anything about the mode and how to get it. Also Im getting fuzzy noise when all the company names show up? Also in arkham city and maybe asylum
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What's the meaning of all this?

While playing Arkham Origins, I stumbled on this code. Unfortunately, I have completely forgotten where I was at in the game so I cannot provide the location that this screenshot was taken at.
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What counts as a Predator Encounter?

I have completed the story without finishing all of the Dark Knight systems 'Worst Nightmare' tree (basically the challenges which reward you XP and gadgets for predator encounters). To complete the ...
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Why can't I beatdown deadshot in batman arkham origins?

I'm doing the Deadshot side mission in Arkham Origins, and after I take out the first round of goons using stealth take downs, I drop behind Deadshot, throw a cape stun, and there is no prompt to ...
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How do I beat Firefly?

I've completed Arkham Origins, and am playing through New Game Plus. I'm at the Firefly fight on the bridge, and can't recall how to win. I'm at the point where he's basically defeated, and Batman ...
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How to fully counter a blade attack?

Can somebody explain to me how exactly to perform the blade counter that also attacks/disarms? I can avoid being hit by pressing counter (triangle on PS3) and pointing the analog stick away from the ...
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Fix Datapack Glitch

Is there a way to fix the Enigma Pack glitch? I have 2 Data Packs that show up on my map but I've 100% already collected. I've restarted the game a few times but it's just not showing up. I've ...
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What happens if the timer reaches 0 in the hotel?

On the level in the Royal Hotel, there is a part where there are "Snowmen bombs". There is a timer that supposedly is counting down to a detonation on December 31 (in-game time). What happens if ...
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Does the game support cross-platform multiplayer?

I have a PS3 and my friend has a PS4. We both have Arkham Origins for our respective consoles. Can we play online together?
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Finishing predator challenges with proximity detonator

is there any way to finish the worst nightmare challenges (number 6 in particular) when I already upgraded to proximity detonator? The proximity detonator seems to block the takedown option.
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How can I get higher grades in fights?

I'm playing Batman: Arkham Origins and one of the tasks for me now is: Get at least an A grade in a fight with at least high difficulty I tried it a lot, got in a few fights that were Extreme ...
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How can I use any game controller on my PC with Batman Arkham Origins?

I have an Elecom Wireless Gamepad, and a Windows 7 PC (64bit). I bought Batman: Arkham Origins through steam. My Elecom didn't work, so I borrowed a friend's USB Xbox controller. It doesn't work ...
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How do I unjam the signal during the battle with Bane?

How to unjam the jammer signal? I can't find the jamming device. I use the bat senses and see the jammer's symbol - but it seems to be in another part of the room behind a wall, during the battle with ...
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My surroundings are dark, everywhere - how do I fix this bug?

Wherever I go, my surroundings are always dark. I have been experiencing this bug since the start of the game. This screencap shows what happens: Also this video (2MB) might explain the problem. ...
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Avoiding killer croc bite in boss fight

I'm really struggling with the first boss fight. I can manage to get killer croc down to one bar, but at that point I'm at half health just from the bite during the QTE. I'm really struggling to ...
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Defeating Copperhead in Arkham Origins

I defeated Copperhead in the steel mill, got the antidote, and went outside and told Alfred to send me samples of the gas... My objective is still to defeat Copperhead. Where can I find her to finish ...
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Getting electrocutioners gloves after missing them the first time

I'm playing Arkham Origins on PC, and after I knocked out Electrocutioner I didn't take his gloves...didn't see a way too. I'm up to defeating copperhead..at least that's my mission objective, ...
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Is there anyway to get rid of the experience gained notification?

In Batman Arkham Origins whenever you finish a battle the game will tell you how much xp (experience) you've gained, and it will give you a "threat level". After I saw this the first few times I knew ...
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How can I get more critical hits in my combos and maximize my combo meter?

At rank 12 of the Shadow Vigilante challenge, you have to get 20 critical hits in a single combo. In the previous games, getting criticals were relatively easy. Just attack immediately after you hit ...
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I cannot find the steel mill and the glue grenade?

I have read a lot about the steel mill and the glue grenade but I cannot find it. I need the glue grenade to get some data packs. Where can I find the steel mill and the glue grenade?
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How can I glide longer?

I want to glide longer but I don't know if I need the grappel accelerator and where I can get it? Any hints?
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How can I run the benchmark tool in Arkham Origins?

I'd like to run a benchmark for Batman Arkham Origins to see how changing settings affects frames per second. I can't see a benchmark option in the menu like previous games, am I missing something? ...
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How do I finish off downed enemies?

I played the previous two Arkham games and I know there was a way to jump on temporarily downed enemies (the ones with stars floating around their heads) and finish them off so they wouldn't get back ...
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Where do I get my reward for the Penguin's Cache side quest?

At one point in Batman: Arkham Origins, you get a side quest to find all of Penguin's weapon caches that are hidden through the city. For every cache you find after the first, a message similar to ...
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What are the full steps to Unlock Disarm and Destroy? [duplicate]

Another question here has already asked how to unlock the disarmand destroy move, as my level is too low to comment I ask the question in full. The final step is: "by doing Bird's side missions." ...
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In Arkham Origins, what do I need to do to fast-travel

I'm playing Arkham Origins on a PC. I need to get back to the Batcave for the next mission, but I seemingly can't fast-travel: the fast-travel icon in the Batcave is grayed out. What do I need to do ...
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How do I unlock Disarm and Destroy?

In Arkham Origins, which I am absolutely loving, I can't find any way to do the classic, and often essential "Disarm and Destroy move". This is the one where you press X + Y on Xbox, or Square + ...
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Receiving "connection with batcomputer jammed" when trying to disarm jammer

I am in the Communications Tower of the Diamond District, and when I try to disable the jammer I get the following message: connection with batcomputer jammed Can I do something about this, or ...
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Environment Analysis in Arkham Origins?

In Arkham Origins, the Environment Analysis hasn't been doing much. Is Environment Analysis only used for tagging datapacks and scanning the "A" symbol found around Gotham, or is there another use ...
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How to fast travel when not in the Batcave?

In Batman: Arkham Origins, you can fast travel by using your Batwing while in the Batcave, but how do you fast travel when not in the Batcave? I tried going to one of the fast travel locations, but I ...
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