The present day trailer for Rocksteady Studio’s Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League, which debuted at DC FanDome, does no longer include any gameplay footage. It does, but, have some shout-outs to the Batman: Arkham games, which it is weirdly a sort of sequel to. (It also has a few banging tune, first rate enhancing, and some of the jokes land.)
For starters, the outlet recreates the beginning of Arkham Asylum with the pressure past the “hitchhikers can be escaping sufferers” signal, and the scene of Amanda Waller recruiting the squad is ready in the sport’s first fight area. (Waller is not performed by using the equal voice actor as she become in Arkham Origins, but instead is voiced and mocapped through Debra Wilson, who voiced Waller in Telltale’s Batman: The Enemy within. You can additionally recognize her from big name Wars Jedi: Fallen Order or Mad tv.)
in the course of the sequence where the Suicide Squad gears up with assist from Gizmo, a form of evil MacGyver from the comics, more than one objects from the Arkham collection appear. King Shark places on the bowler hat the Riddler wore in Arkham town, and Harley Quinn fires Batman’s grapnel gun. Looks like Gizmo has a set of trophies and devices belonging to Arkhamverse characters, consisting of a bat-glider and the fantastic-velocity boomerang Captain Boomerang makes use of to zip around.
afterward there’s a junker Batmobile with a repurposed Batsignal for a headlight, which has the equal X shape throughout its face as the model on top of the GCPD constructing in Arkham Knight, though there’s no hint as to who’s riding it. Two greater villains from the collection additionally return: Poison Ivy is apparently alive and well if her vines acting at the 2.10 mark are some thing to go by way of, and the Penguin’s regrown a number of his hair but still has that beer-bottle monocle embedded in his eye.
remaining yr, Rocksteady creative director Sefton Hill described Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League as a hybrid among the Arkham video games and a few “powerful, first rate gunplay” in an open-global town. It’s going to have drop-in/drop-out co-op for as much as four players, however can apparently be played solo too, with AI controlling whichever characters you do not choose. It’s due in 2022.