upcoming title Gotham Knights One of the world’s most popular comic book characters, Batman’s death is set to be used as the main narrative hook. Death of the Dark Knight is not only set to rock Gotham’s criminal to its core, but its collection of sidekicks, ex-sidekicks and troubled adopted children should now step up and fill their shoes. A recent teaser image shared by the team behind Gotham Knights It appears to be shedding some light on what really happened to Bruce Wayne, as well as pointing to the potential challenges facing his surviving family.

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a post recently uploaded to official Gotham Knights The Twitter account appears to be showing a heavily damaged copy of the Gotham Gazette reporting on the death of Bruce Wayne. While the trailer from the original game reveal made it clear that Bruce Wayne died in an explosion, the teaser image goes a step further by reporting his death in a “freak accident”.


Apparently, the explosion collapsed Wayne Manor, killing Bruce Wayne. Before dying, the Batcave and everything contained in it is destroyed, triggering an automatic message that alerts the situation to heroes, anti-heroes, and sometimes villains known as the Batfamily. This Code Black position appears to serve as a jumping off point for the entire game, so it may not come as a surprise that fans are pouring over the teaser image to hint at where. Gotham Knights The story will take place after Batman’s death. The post itself may be feeding the fires of speculation with the cryptic text “As the knight falls, a new legacy will rise.”

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The newspaper also contained several other articles, including job advertisements taken from the bloodied classified section. It seems that many of these ads are direct references to the classic. batman Characters like Catwoman, Poison Ivy, Penguin, and possibly the teen fanatic Anarchy. It is currently unclear how many of these references point to the franchise’s long history and how many indicate whether Gotham Knights Nightwing, Batgirl, Robin and the Red Hood.

At the time of writing, many fans have already shared their certainty that Batman is still alive. Superhero deaths are extremely easy to reverse, but it remains to be seen whether Gotham Knights will take the easy route.

Other fans have begun to speculate about the specific details of Batman’s death, with one argument that the fall of Wayne Manor may have been a distraction to hide the fact that he was actually in an entirely different way. Died – and possibly in a different location as well.

Another fan expressed confusion over whether or not Gotham Knights was associated with arkham series of games. Reportedly, the two are not linked, though Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League Installed in Arkhamverse.

Gotham Knights Will release in 2022 for PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One and Xbox Series X.

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