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Batman Returns

Batman Returns (XSX) game cover art
Platform: Genesis
Tags: Action, Platformer
Developer: SEGA
More Platforms: Game Gear, Lynx, NES, Sega CD, Sega Master System, SNES


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Staff Reviews

Batman Returns review (NES)

Reviewed December 14, 2012

Joseph Shaffer says: "When I think of effective beat 'em ups, adjectives like "awesome" and "badass" come to mind, and those are the last words I'd use to describe a gang of combat-trained circus performers. Sorry, but I'll take broken bottles and seedy night clubs over frills, grease paint, and leotards any day."
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Reader Reviews

Batman Returns review

Reviewed July 09, 2004

kingbroccoli says: "The Gotham City I know is a source of mystery and wonderment. It’s an eclectic amalgamation of monolithic skyscrapers, scraping the heavens with their neon trappings; and shadowy alleys, where the hefty criminal element lurks. Countless lights punctuate the night sky – giving the desolate streets a highly misleading impression of safety - but one punctuates harder than a dozen consecutive exclamation marks. It’s a majestic motif, emblazoning itself powerfully against the stars, calling the city’..."
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Batman Returns review

Reviewed December 10, 2012

pickhut says: "I somehow mistook Batman Returns' gloomy cold opening, where the Caped Crusader fights his way to the top of a building and failing to save the Ice Princess from a plunge, as a sign that this side-scrolling platformer might be good."
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Batman Returns review

Reviewed August 06, 2017

zork86 says: "A solid Batman title for the Genesis"
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