Warner Bros. has several unanswered questions about its forthcoming games, particularly the open-world Hogwarts Legacy, which continues to fly under the radar to the point that multiple reports say it will be delayed. WB’s planned DC games, which were set to debut in 2022, have also piqued fans’ interest. Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League has been pushed back to 2023, but Gotham Knights have now confirmed when fans will be able to get their hands on the game.
After an initial postponement from 2021, WB Games Montreal has now confirmed that Gotham Knights will be released in 2022. The game’s release date has been confirmed as October 25, 2022, according to an official Tweet from the Gotham Knights account. Gotham Knights was a game that was likely influenced by the ongoing COVID-19 epidemic, with developers working remotely and needing extra time to produce the greatest possible experience for fans. It was first unveiled at the DC Fandom digital event in 2020.
Even though the Tweet didn’t offer any new information other than the release date, with only a few months until Gotham Knights hit stores, fans can expect plenty of news and surprises sooner rather than later. Eagle-eyed Steam users observed a special beta version of Gotham Knights surfaced on the service, implying that a playtest is on the way. The unannounced app was swiftly taken down, but not before one fan was able to access and play it.
Many speculations about Gotham Knights continue to circulate, including the possibility of a special tie-in comic from Court of Owl authors Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo. While unofficial, the notion began to circulate after artist Greg Capullo tweeted that he was working on a project including well-known DC characters.
Nightwing, Batgirl, and another figure in the background all look to be dressed in Gotham Knights-style uniforms in the supplied artwork. To assist advertise and build enthusiasm for the game’s debut, fans naturally began to relate the artwork to a comic-tie with Gotham Knights.
Gotham Knights released on October 25, 2022, for PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X/S.