BATMAN: THE ANIMATED SERIES is Getting Tabletop Board Game Called GOTHAM UNDER SEIGE
Thanks to IDW Games, Batman: The Animated Series is finally getting a tabletop board game! It's pretty crazy to think that it's been over 25 years since this classic series debuted. After all that time, there are still a ton of fans who are very much into the series and this new game is sure to put a smile on their faces.
IDW Games has released several images and details on the game, which you can check out below. Batman: The Animated Series – Gotham Under Siege is a 1 to 5 player game; the players of which "take on the role of the caped crusader and his allies as they protect Gotham from the full range of Batman’s Rogues Gallery."
The game "puts players in the role of Gotham’s heroes as they use dice allocation and threat management to defend the city against henchmen and bosses, and fight to save the city from being destroyed." They go on to explain:
This game features all new artwork, character miniatures, 3D city buildings, and other board game elements, Batman: The Animated Series – Gotham Under Siege captures the action and adventures of the animated series right on the tabletop.
Subsequent releases in the series will capture and celebrate the Batman Animated universe, packed with heroes and villains, featuring them in settings new and still familiar to fans and gamers. Developed with renowned artists and designers, IDW Games is excited to bring these beloved characters to the tabletop for fans of Batman: The Animated Series to enjoy for years to come.
Batman: The Animated Series – Gotham Under Siege will be available in August 2018, with a preview at Origins Game Fair 2018.