Gotham Knights is house to many psychotic and evil antagonists, which the Bat Household should deal with in armed fight. A few of these are foes that the participant fights straight with. It doesn’t matter what, these foes all characterize bother for the nice residents of Gotham Metropolis.
As this isn’t a canon story throughout the Arkhamverse, followers may see totally different depictions of those villains than they’re used to as effectively. Extra villains might present up sooner or later as DLC encounters that get added to the sport after the preliminary launch.
That is the present listing of villains that the Bat Household should cope with in some method all through the story of Gotham Knights.
Notice: This incorporates spoilers for the ultimate bosses of the Gotham Knights sport.
The Rogue’s Gallery of Gotham Knights
1) Harley Quinn (Harleen Quinzel)
Harley Quinn, first launched in Batman: The Animated Sequence, was The Joker’s sidekick and sweetheart. Her recognition was so nice that she would switch into the precise comics sequence. Her relationship with The Joker was typically tumultuous and abusive, and as of this writing, has dated Poison Ivy and Catwoman in more moderen occasions.
In Gotham Knights, Harley wields an electrified sledgehammer and isn’t shy about duking it out with the Bat Household. Later in her battle, she’ll summer season a swarm of mind-controlled goons to assist her take the participant down.
2) Mr. Freeze (Dr. Victor Fries)
Dr. Victor Fries, often known as Mr. Freeze, is a very tragic character in Batman’s comedian sequence. His backstory has modified a number of occasions, however it all the time entails discovering a remedy for a situation that plagues his spouse – Huntington’s Illness. He put his spouse in a deep cryofreeze whereas engaged on a method to deal with her.
Within the story of Gotham Knights, he and Batman had an association. Batman funded his analysis, and Mr. Freeze wouldn’t commit crimes. With Bruce’s disappearance, nevertheless, funding dried up and he resumed a lifetime of crime. He’s fast to make use of his freeze gun, and even a mecha, to battle the Bat Household.
3) Clayface (Basil Karlo)
Relying on the origin, he’s been a VFX artist or a once-famous artist. Clayface now resembles a always flowing creature of mud and clay. He can distort his look and even make copies to help him in fight or crimes.
He refuses to imagine that Batman just isn’t solely useless however has been useless for a few yr by the point Gotham Knights kicks off. He has a cadre of mudmen that assist him battle the Bat Household, and along with his shapeshifting powers, he additionally boasts unbelievable tremendous energy.
4) The Penguin (Oswald Cobblepot)
Proprietor of the Iceberg Lounge, crime boss, and supervillain Oswald Cobblepott claimed to have gone legit in Gotham Knights. As a boy, he was teased mercilessly for being quick and fats, to not point out his nostril. Regardless of being fabulously rich, the rejection of society turned him bitter and evil.
He’s by no means crucial villain in a Batman sport. Penguin is maybe finest identified for Danny DeVito’s portrayal of the character within the movie Batman Returns.
Professor Pyg (Lazlo Valentin)
Professor Pyg confirmed up in Gotham Knights as part of an non-compulsory mission, and will solely be missed by gamers. That by no means adjustments how horrifying the character is.
A play on the legendary sculptor Pygmalion, Lazlo Valentin is a scientist who suffered a schizophrenic breakdown. Now he wears a pig masks, who typically kidnaps individuals and surgically modifies them. The villain alters these individuals to be mind-controlled automatons, typically often called “Dollotrons.”
5) The Courtroom of Owls and Talon
It’s been well-known for the reason that sport’s first reveal that the Courtroom of Owls is an integral a part of the overarching story of Gotham Knights. They’re integral to the plot and are maybe finest identified for the New 52 story the place they had been launched.
The Courtroom of Owls is a corporation that has dominated and run Gotham Metropolis for a whole bunch of years. Talon is the moniker for his or her near-immortal murderer, saved alive by the Courtroom of Owls to proceed eliminating individuals inconvenient to their plans.
The Voice of the Courtroom makes an look on the finish of the sport as effectively, to steer the Courtroom to their “prize.”
6) Talia al Ghul
An knowledgeable murderer and daughter of immortal Ra’s al Ghul, she’s additionally the mom of Batman’s son. She can be second in control of the League of Assassins and is without doubt one of the major foes in Gotham Knights. Within the sport, she can be the ultimate boss to beat.
The villain first appeared in Detective Comics #411 – “Into the Den of the Demise-Sellers!” and has since been a focus in lots of Batman tales. Her son Damian Wayne is Bruce’s solely son and has additionally served as a Robin within the comics.
7) Ra’s al Ghul
The Demon himself, chief of the League of Assassins, is in Gotham Knights. He’s an extremely well-known villain amongst Batman followers and is sort of immortal because of the ability of the life-restoring Lazarus Pits. An unbelievable martial artist, he’s utterly ruthless and can let no person stand in the best way of his plans.
Ra’s Al Ghul is confirmed for an look within the sport, the place he’s allegedly killed by Talia al Ghul, stabbed, after which pushed right into a furnace.
8) Bruce Wayne
Resurrected by the Lazarus Pit, Talia al Ghul pits a mind-controlled Bruce Wayne towards the Bat Household. He’s the penultimate boss, displaying up proper earlier than the ultimate showdown with Talia al Ghul. All of his unbelievable martial arts expertise are on show within the battle as effectively, earlier than the protagonist snaps Bruce out of his managed state.
As well as, Man-Bat makes an look, regardless of the canonical model being useless. Within the early parts of the sport, the gamers must defeat a trio of “Man-Bats.”