Shaun Munro reviews Batman: The Enemy Within – Episode 1 ‘The Enigma’…
After Telltale’s first episodic adventure series starring Batman turned out to be a bit of a mixed bag – plagued by rampant technical issues across platforms and some questionable story elements – it’s a pleasure to report that the developer seems to have pulled their socks up for season two, at least if this mostly enthralling, content-rich season premiere is any indication.
Following on from the shocking events of the first season, Batman now finds himself facing off against a new enemy terrorising Gotham City in The Riddler (voiced with manic aplomb by Robin Atkin Downes
), a genius trickster who ensnares the Caped Crusader in a series of challenges, both mental and physical, like he’s never faced before.On top
of this, Bats will also have to contend with the re-emergence of his former Arkham Asylum pal John Doe