Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has confirmed today that Batman: Arkham Origins will come shipped with an online mode that is said to combine the traditional style of gameplay from the Arkham series with third person shooter mechanics.

The game's online mode offers players the chance to hunt as Batman or Robin against in-game villains, your friends or other gamers online. Players will also have the choice of instead playing as a member of the Super-Villain Elite from The Joker or be part of Bane's gang in an effort to take down Batman and Robin - You can also play as The Joker or Bane with the special ability of calling in reinforcements to turn the tide of a match against Batman and Robin.

Batman: Arkham Origins will ship worldwide on October 25th 2013 for PS3, Xbox 360 and PC.