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
Welcome to the madhouse
Did You Know?
The creators of the game decided that in order to have the voice acting top-notch, they'd use seasoned Batman actors from Batman: The Animated Series
(1992). Kevin Conroy
reprised his role as Batman in the game; as did Mark Hamill
, who voiced The Joker; and Arleen Sorkin
, who provided the voice of Harley Quinn. Although Conroy and Hamill would continue to voice their characters in the series, Sorkin's voice for Harley Quinn is replaced by Tara Strong after this game. 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. 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.