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Batman Arkham Knight
Strategy Guide

First Published: 23-07-2015 / 00:00 GMT
Last Updated: 01-11-2019 / 16:07 GMT
Version: 1.0 (????) 17-01-2020 / 21:11 GMT

Batman Arkham Knight Guide

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Detective Mode

Detective mode is a vision mode similar to those seen in the newest Tomb Raider and more recently in The Witcher III: Wild Hunt that allows Batman to see important objects in the environment. In detective mode generally the following are observable:


  • Blue enemies are unarmed or equipped with melee weapons.
  • Red enemies are equipped with firearms and should be approached with caution.
  • Green enemies are Riddler associates and can be interrogated for collectible locations.
  • Drones, sentry turrets and other mechanical enemies will appear in orange.

Armed enemies appear red (left) whilst the vents and other environmental objects appear as an orange colour (right).


  • Orange indicates objects you can interact with during predator mode – gratings, floor hatches, wall vents, vantage points, cables etc.
  • Orange can indicates control/computer panels and cabling leading to objects that they control such as turrets, fans, etc.
  • Light blue indicates destructible walls or windows that can be destroyed with Explosive Gel.

Guide Information

  • Publisher
    Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment
  • Platforms
    PC, PS4, XB1
  • Genre
  • Guide Release
    23 July 2015
  • Last Updated
    1 November 2019
  • Guide Author

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