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The real time strategy game sets the stage for the events that take place in The Dark Knight Rises, allowing players to join the mercenary forces marshalled by the film's villain, Bane, who leads Gotham City's underworld characters in a powerful uprising.

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As a member of Bane's army, your objective is to capture territory, spawn henchmen and steal as much gear as possible. The game also enables players to explore Gotham City in detail, as conceived by writer-director Christopher Nolan in his Batman trilogy.

Players can currently access three levels/areas of Gotham, with more levels to be unlocked leading up to the release of The Dark Knight Rises on July 20.

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