Batman Returns is a beat ’em upvideo game for various platforms based on the film of the same name. The Sega console versions (i.e. Sega Genesis/Mega Drive, Sega CD/Mega-CD, Master System and Game Gear) were published by Sega while the NES and Super NES versions were developed and published by Konami. The MS-DOS version was published by Konami and developed by Spirit of Discovery. The Amiga version was developed by Denton Designs, and also published by Konami. There is also a Lynx version, published by Atari Corporation.
The SNES version of the game was released in 1993. It is fundamentally a left-to-right scrolling fighter beat ’em up, a genre that was featured heavily on the console at the time. The gameplay and graphics are very similar to the Final Fight games.