2 of the most popular 'Batman' games are getting an overhaul for next-gen consoles and they look way better

Back in May, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment announced it will be re-releasing HD remastered versions of two of the “Batman: Arkham” games, “Arkham Asylum” and “Arkham City” for the PS4 and Xbox One.

If you sold your Xbox 360 or PS3 to get a next-gen console then maybe you haven’t been able to play the older “Batman: Arkham” games. Tuesday, WBIE released a first look at how the graphics for the re-mastered versions of the two games will look on the PS4. In a nutshell, they’re a vast improvement.

Keep reading to see how “Batman: Return to Arkham” will look on the PS4 versus the PS3.

The differences in the PS3 and PS4 versions of 'Batman: Arkham Asylum' are noticeable right away.

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It's much easier to tell it's raining in this scene. Just look at the two Batman costumes.

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You couldn't even tell it was raining in the PS3 version of the game here.

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Wet surfaces in general look far superior on the next-gem console.

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How did I ever think that Batman on the left looked good? The remodeled Batman looks closer to his 'Arkham Knight' counterpart.

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It's like we were looking at the background in this scene underwater before.

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Characters look far easier to distinguish. The men on the right are far more detailed.

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Greater detail is given to locations.

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Additions in shadows and lighting make a huge difference.

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It's like someone just went and cleaned up a foggy screen to show a crisp, clear background underneath.

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Character colouring appears more vibrant on the PS4. You could barely tell the Joker was wearing a yellow shirt before.

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There's so much more detail in Oswald Cobblepot's face.

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The blacks in the game look much more black as well.

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You thought Batman's cape was black before? It was more like a shade of blue.

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Glad to know the Dark Knight will have more bat stubble now.

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Harley Quinn's ensemble now looks like it's made out of actual leather.

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Much better.

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You can watch the full video below:

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