Bad news for Nintendo fans. The upcoming Batman: Arham Origins story DLC has been canceled on the Wii U. In a statement, Warner Bros. had the following to say:
Based on demand for DLC content on the system, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has made the decision to remove its offering of the upcoming all-new story campaign for Wii U.
Wii U owners who have already purchased a DLC season pass for Batman: Arkham Origins will receive a full refund. The following email was sent out by Nintendo:
Thanks so much for your support of Batman: Arkham Origins on Wii U.
We are contacting you today because you purchased the Batman: Arkham Origins Season Pass for Wii U. We hope you’ve been enjoying the content that has been delivered thus far. Based on demand for Downloadable Content on the system, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has made the decision to remove its offering of the upcoming new story campaign for Wii U. As a result, we will be crediting the entire $19.99+tax cost of the Season Pass back to your Nintendo eShop account. You will still be able to enjoy the content already released thus far.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your support of the game.
Nintendo of America Inc.
All new story DLC for Batman: Arkham Origins was announced earlier this year. It’s expected to focus around Mr. Freeze but no other details have been released. Hopefully everything is still on track and it doesn’t get canceled on the Xbox 360, PS3, or PC too.