Game Boy’s first tie-in to a Western comic (and movie) property came to us in care of the hottest comic and movie property of the time: Tim Burton’s ultra-stylish Batman. Surprisingly, this is not simply a port of the NES game (also by SunSoft) but rather a completely original title.
Batman: The Video Game
Japanese Title: バトマン • Batman
Release date: 4.13.1990 [JP] 6.1990 [US] 1990 [EU]
Super Game Boy: None
Previous in series: Batman [SunSoft, 1989 (NES)]
Next in series: Batman: Return of the Joker [SunSoft, 1992 (Multi)]
Similar titles: Super Mario Land [Nintendo, 1989, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Fall of the Foot Clan [Konami/Ultra, 1990]