Turbine, the studio behind The Lord of the Rings Online and Asheron's Call, is developing 'Infinite Crisis', a multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) based on the DC Comics event.
Set in the DC Multiverse, Infinite Crisis will feature the company's most iconic characters such as Green Lantern, Flash and Batman, along with their alternate universe versions, such as Nightmare Batman and Gaslight Catwoman.
"We are thrilled to bring Infinite Crisis, a truly competitive experience featuring the DC Comics lore and characters, to the MOBA genre," said Martin Tremblay, president of Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment.
"Turbine is a pioneer in online gaming and combined with the amazing world of DC Comics, they are executing on a game concept that expands the MOBA genre."
Turbine executive producer Jeffrey Steefel added: "We are utilizing years of experience in the online game space to deliver innovations to the MOBA genre with a game that features fast-paced action, a major story arc, destructible environments, catastrophic events and a deep roster of iconic DC Comics"
Warner Bros. Interactive recently confirmed that the next entry in the Batman: Arkham series will be released this year.