The Adventures of Batman & Robin is a 1995 video game based on the popular DC Comics critically acclaimed animated cartoon Batman: The Animated Series – which had been renamed The Adventures of Batman and Robin for its second season at the time of the game’s production.
Most of the game functions as a an action-adventure platform game in which the player controls Batman, and follows him to the end of each stage, where a villain is set to appear.
Some of the more common features in the game is the possibility to equip with different gadgets, such as bombs and x-ray lenses. The gadgets are in some cases essential to complete some stages. The player can return to the Batcave in order to re-equip the gadgets and restart a stage with all the lives accumulated up to that point (in case the player had lost lives).
The game features passwords, which leaves the player in the last played stage. The passwords also take count of the number of lives remaining and the continues used. Passwords cannot be used in hard difficulty, which means that the game must be completed from the beginning. Completion of the hard mode rewards the player with a special ending.