Portal Games announces a new Batman game developed with Warner Bros.
A new Batman tabletop game is coming this spring and here’s everything you need to know about Batman: Everybody Lies.
As reported by ComicBook.coma new Batman tabletop game is slated for release this spring.
Batman: Everybody Lies comes from Portal Games and it’s an interactive story-driven, cooperative and investigation tabletop game for 2-4 players, who can play as one of four key investigators: Warren Spacey, Vicki Vale, Harvey Bullock and Catwoman.
The new game uses a detective investigation system, which is part of the game engine. Everybody lies is part of a wave of Detective series of games with this title being one of the last for Portal Games. It uses maps, physical documents, clues, and a website that contains a database for other game elements.
Consisting of 2-3 hours of play, Everybody lies contains an introductory prologue and three cases.
Depending on the character each player is using, there are scenarios where something called a hidden agenda mechanic then grants secret objectives and victory conditions to each game based on the character they are playing. Throughout the game, they will then cross paths with DC characters such as Batman, Penguin, Mr. Freeze and Poison Ivy.
Players have a time limit and an amount of resources to solve each story chapter. The Batman game also uses scenes with dynamic, sequential comic book artwork to immerse players in the narrative, including shots of the Batcave, Gotham Gazette, and harrowing hallways of Arkham Asylum.
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