Did you miss a session from GamesBeat Summit Next 2022? All sessions are now available for viewing in our on-demand library. Click here to start watching.


In an age when games are frequently delayed, it’s rare to hear that a game is getting an earlier release date. But WB Games revealed at Gamescom 2022 that Gotham Knights is getting an October 21 launch date, bumping it up from its last-stated date of October 25.

The trailer also revealed several of the game’s primary villains. You can watch it below.

While we already knew Batman’s brood of proteges would be facing the Court of Owls, this trailer also shows off Harley Quinn, Clayface, and Mr. Freeze. The three villains appear to correspond roughly with three of the heroes: Batgirl, Red Hood, and Nightwing respectively.

GamesBeat's creed when covering the game industry is "where passion meets business." What does this mean? We want to tell you how the news matters to you -- not just as a decision-maker at a game studio, but also as a fan of games. Whether you read our articles, listen to our podcasts, or watch our videos, GamesBeat will help you learn about the industry and enjoy engaging with it. Discover our Briefings.