What are the best games based on comic books on Steam?

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    #1Batman: Arkham Knight

    Batman: Arkham Knight
    Batman: Arkham Knight is the fourth installment in the action role-playing video game series: Batman: Arkham by Rocksteady Studios and Warner Bros. It was released in 2015 after the 2013 game, Batman: Arkham Origins.
    Games

    Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

    $19.99

    Armando Lozano
    Written on September 18, 2017
    "I read comics and love the DC universe. The latest Batman game offered everything you want in a game based off of a comic book. The Arkham night adventure video game is perfect for all those who love the Batman series and to keeping up with the Gotham city underworld"
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    #2The Walking Dead

    The Walking Dead

    The Walking Dead is an adventure horror game based on Robert Kirkman's award-winning comic book series. It is delivered in a decision based, tale-tell gaming system wherein every decision you make would impact the story and how it unfolds.

    Games

    Windows, iOS, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Mac, Android, Gamefly

    Free

    Jerry Cole
    Written on September 18, 2017
    "The Walking Dead really feels like the comic book in game form. I picked up the season pass and have loved every minute of it. The characters and dialogue are near-perfect translation of their comic counterparts. The story really helps to flesh out the world and the game-play will keep you on your toes."
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    #3Injustice: Gods Among Us

    Injustice: Gods Among Us

    Injustice: Gods Among Us is a fighting video game developed by NetherRealm Studios and published by Warner Bros. It lets heroes and villains from DC Comics engage in epic battles on a massive scale in a world where good battles evil.

    Games

    PlayStation 4, Windows, Android, iOS, Xbox 360

    Check price

    Jessica Jones
    Written on September 18, 2017
    "By far the best game based upon comic book heroes. It is not a disappointment. It has some of the best comic book super heroes and villians like including Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, The Flash, Nightwing, Catwoman, Cyborg, and Harley Quinn, just to name few. This is the best it gets."
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    #4Batman: Arkham Asylum

    Batman: Arkham Asylum
    Batman: Arkham Asylum is a video game developed by Rocksteady Studios and published by Eidos Interactive in 2009. It is based on the long-running comic book mythos, Arkham Asylum.
    Games

    Windows, Mac

    $19.99- (GOTY edition).

    Julia Olson
    Written on January 28, 2017
    "I'd say that Batman is one of my absolute favorite comic books so I appreciate your recommendation for the Arkham Asylum game. How is the gameplay on this? And is the story line pretty similar to the comic source material? I look forward to trying it out!"
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    #5The Wolf Among Us

    The Wolf Among Us

    The Wolf Among Us is a gritty, violent and mature thriller game based on the Fables comic books. The game players will discover that every decision can have enormous consequences. 

    Games

    Windows, Android, iOS, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Mac

    Free

    Heather Medina
    Written on April 10, 2017
    "If you are a fan of the Fables comic book series I would highly recommend The Wolf Among Us. Your choices in the game will lead the main character Bigby Wolf on a twisted and wild adventure!"
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    #6Batman: Arkham VR

    Batman: Arkham VR
    Batman: Arkham VR is a new Batman story set in the Arkham universe. For the first time in a Rocksteady Arkham story, this game offers players the chance to feel that unique sense of presence in these legendary locations through virtual reality. 
    Games

    Windows, PlayStation 4, Oculus Rift

    $19.99

    Scott Gardner
    Written on May 3, 2017
    "As a fan of the Batman movies and games, I was happy to see a VR adaptation for the computer. The reviews were mostly positive and I liked the preview video of the game. This game gave me a good introduction into VR and I look forward to future Batman releases."
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    #7Hotline Miami

    Hotline Miami

    Hotline Miami is an action game which blends top-down perspective with stealth, extreme violence, and surreal storytelling, along with a soundtrack and visuals influenced by 1980s culture.

    Games

    Windows, Mac, Android, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita

    $9.99

    Kevin Fang
    Written on September 18, 2017
    "Set in the late 80's in Miami this game is exciting and definitely does not lack violence. This game is even better than the original. Same top down perspective but even better story line. I love playing this game."
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    #8Batman: The Telltale Series

    Batman: The Telltale Series
    Batman: The Telltale Series is episodic point-and-click graphic adventure video game. The player will be able to take the role of Batman as both the superhero and as Bruce Wayne, his alter ego as they deal with the threats of the Children of Arkham and the allegations towards the late Thomas Wayne and Martha Wayne.
    Games

    Windows, Android, iOS, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch

    Free

    Mary King
    Written on September 18, 2017
    "I'm always searching Steam for video games based on my favorite comic books. Batman is one of my favorite characters ever. I wasn't impressed with the Batman: The Telltale Series though. While the graphics and storyline are on point, I find point-and-click games so boring. I never thought Batman could be boring. I was action and fun in my video games. This is not that. "
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    #9Deadpool

    Deadpool

    Deadpool is an action beat 'em up video game, with new combos becoming available to the character as he progresses. The player is armed with guns and swords and has access to giant hammers, plasma guns, and a range of other alternatives. 

    Games

    Xbox One, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4

    Check price

    Shaurya Yadav
    Written on September 29, 2017
    "Deadpool is a comic character who broke through the fourth wall, the line between the player and character. Deadpool realizes this and communicates with the player through the voices in his head. This IMHO makes Deadpool riveting, plus all the cool weapons make this the greatest!"

Summary

Best What are the best games based on comic books on Steam
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Batman: Arkham KnightGames 11 Paid
2The Walking DeadGames 9 Free
3Injustice: Gods Among UsGames 7 Free
4Batman: Arkham AsylumGames 6 Paid
5The Wolf Among UsGames 5 Free
6Batman: Arkham VRGames 4 Paid
7Hotline MiamiGames 3 Paid
8Batman: The Telltale SeriesGames 2 Free
9DeadpoolGames 1 Paid
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