The film has some glaring flaws which extends to this Sega Genesis tie in. For fans and collectors: Find this game on video server or. The newest version of this game can be purchased on , or. The first level you face the Circus Gang with Penguin as the end level boss. The third level you have to defeat Penguin's forces in the sewer, while the four level is titled 'Arctic World' where you face Penguin for the final time. Anonymous says: Leap with Batman into wild acrobatic battle! Duel with the homicidal Juggler. Dodge Catwoman's slashing claws and swinging kick.
The second level you face the police on the roof tops with Catwoman as the end level boss. The player only has one life bar which can be expanded through health packs. It implements a password-save system. Batarangs come in standard and heat seeking varieties, smoke bombs can stun enemies, and you can unleash a powerful flurry of bats. Duel with the homicidal Juggler. At its best moments it is impressive, at its worst its confusing. Waylay mobs of street thugs by hurling smoke bombs, wrist-shields and swarms of bats from Batman's Utility Belt.
. Swing on grappling hooks across collapsing rooftops. Track the Dark Knight's most feared enemies through intense search-and-destroy danger! The motorcycle riding thugs at the beginning of Act 2 are the epitome of this; they move too fast for you to react and the few that you could possibly dodge will actually shoot you immediately. Most levels are pretty wide open and allow you to choose your own route to the end while making ample use of the grappling hook. Graphically there are elements that I like but the game does leave me with mixed feelings. The game was developed in-house by Atari-Eypx produced by John Skruch with the main programmers being Jerome Starch and Eric Ginner.
The prices shown are the lowest prices available for Batman Returns the last time we updated. Fight murderous Gargoyles and machinegun-toting clowns. Fight murderous Gargoyles and machinegun-toting clowns. The music was composed by Shigemasa Matsuo and Takashi Tateishi. The reality, however, was very different. The latter typically forced players to use rope swinging to navigate over large floorless areas in these versions of levels. Other platforms: Other available platforms: , , , and.
While different versions follow the movie's plot from start to finish, the Sega versions start after The Penguin kills the Ice Princess and puts the blame on Batman for killing her, as shown in the game's introductions. A number of levels are two-dimensional platform levels as opposed to the majority of the pseudo-3D levels where freer movement is permitted. With a little more fine tuning the game could have been good but is far too cheap to be enjoyable for long. However, the titles were created independently of the 16-bit versions. Available online emulators: 4 different online emulators are available for Batman Returns. The Sega Master System and Sega Game Gear versions of the game are side-scrolling platform games. In order to defeat them, the Batmobile uses a machine gun.
Batman moves with the grace of an elephant which is problematic as nearly every generic enemy is an Olympic athlete by comparison, able to dart around the screen at a pace you can only dream of. These emulators differ not only in the technology they use to emulate old games, but also in support of various game controllers, multiplayer mode, mobile phone touchscreen, emulation speed, absence or presence of embedded ads and in many other parameters. Description Leap with Batman into wild acrobatic battle! There are only a few that are outright terrible such as the battle against the Circus strongman so at least they are few in number. The game takes the player through seven scenes featured in the film. The Penguin has Gotham City gripped in his twisted flippers. Ammo for these is limited but refills are in ready supply almost as if they knew most would rely on them rather than standard fisticuffs. Had Sega spent more time play testing the game and ironing out its flaws this could have been an excellent title.
The bat wielding clowns of Act 2 are a prime example of this; they will always nail you and run away unless you use some projectile. Now, you can vote for your favorite games and allow them to have their moment of glory. Batman has a number of weapons and moves at his disposal, including the batarang. Rage down goon-infested streets in the Batmobile. Of special note are the two side-scrolling racing levels in which the player controls the Batmobile and the Batskiboat.
The Amiga version was developed by Denton Designs, and also published by Konami. Music: Jun Funahashi, Paul Gadbois, Harumi Uekō,. Swing on grappling hooks across collapsing rooftops. Click on the button below to nominate Batman Returns World for Retro Game of the Day. Luckily there are a variety of sub weapons in his utility belt that you can use instead for the most part. The game is riddled with these kinds of cheap hits as clowns rain down from the sky or from off screen. The Amiga version of the game was a subject of considerable controversy.
Each level ends with a boss character, which requires a little more effort and strategy to defeat. As is it reeks of a missed opportunity. Historic sales data are completed sales with a buyer and a seller agreeing on a price. Rage down goon-infested streets in the Batmobile. It took certain liberties here and there but those were forgiven as we just wanted to see the Dark Knight on the big screen. It is fundamentally a left-to-right scrolling fighter beat 'em up, a genre that was featured heavily on the console at the time. Attack the deranged Red Triangle Circus Gang with the Caped Crusader's own weapons.