On a routine trip returning The Joker to Arkham Asylum, the Batman himself must deal with traps set within its inner sanctums, purposely set by the now escaped Joker, along with the rest of his rogues' gallery that are now free within the premises. Written by
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Even though this is an open world "sandbox"- type game, limited to Arkham island, at no point does Batman take a rest from his detective work. The game saves every time the player enters a new area on the island. See more
In the opening cutscene, a sign to Arkham can be seen while Batman is driving the Batmobile. The sign is on the left side of the road. Arkham Asylum is located off the coast of Gotham City. According to William Safire, "Gotham City, as all Batman fans know, is New York -- particularly New York below 14th Street, from SoHo to Greenwich Village, the Bowery, Little Italy, Chinatown and the sinister areas around the base of the Manhattan and Brooklyn Bridges." This means that Arkham Asylum is in the United States. In the United States, all signs are on the right side of the rode. See more
All units proceed to Gotham City Hall. The Joker has been apprehended. Batman is now en route to Arkham Island.