Today, a new gameplay of Gotham Knights _, which gave us the first official look at Nightwing and Red Hood, two of the four playable characters in this installment. However, what caught the most attention is that this title will be an exclusive of the new generation. **
Originally, gotham knights I was going to reach PS4 and Xbox One. However, at the end of the gameplay that was shared today, it was confirmed that the previous generation versions have been eliminated . At the moment the specific reason for this decision was not revealed. This was what was mentioned in this regard:
“Keep in mind that to give players the best possible game experience, the game will be released in PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S and PC and will not be available for PlayStation 4 or Xbox One consoles.”
Although Warner Bros. has mentioned that the elimination of the PS4 and Xbox One version was taken to provide the best possible experience , this is likely to be mainly due to the production costs required to create previous versions generation.
Next to this, The number of PS5 and Xbox Series X | s available in the market is much lower compared to the PS4 and Xbox One . Although the fans base is still on PC, this decision is likely to have repercussions on the expected sales of the game. As if that were not enough, we must not forget that Hogwarts Legacy, another title by Warner Bros., will reach all consoles, even the switch.
GOTHAM KNIGHTS_ will arrive at PS5, Xbox Series X | S and PC on October 25, 2022 . On related issues, you can check the gameplay of this game here.
Although it is time for more and more companies to give us exclusive games of the new generation, it is strange to see that a property, such as Batman, is not available to every1. These will be decisions that will be more common from 2023.