Story Mode Plot
The Prolouge begins in Gotham City where Batman and Robin are chasing Bane who has stolen some Kryptonite and intends to use it against Superman. Batman asks Robin to cut off Bane at an approaching bridge but as Robin attempts to change direction a rift opens pulling hin and the Robin-Cycle into the rift. Batman stops and looks towards the rift confused. He then abandons chase of Bane to rescue Robin and drives the Batmobile into the rift after him.
Meanwhile in Middle-earth Gandalf and the fellowship of the ring are attempting to escape from the Balrog. Gandalf stops on a bridge and shouts "You shall not pass!" the Balrog however approachs and breaks the bridge falling into the depths below but it's tail strikes Gandalf causing him to fall with it. Gandalf proceeds to fight the Balrog just as a rift opens bringing Batman to Gandalf, Batman escapes the falling Batmobile and joins Gandalf in fighting the Balrog. Batman then rescues Gandalf using his Grapple gun, Frodo runs towards Gandalf but is pulled into a rift along with The One Ring causing Batman and Gandalf to chase after him.
Finally in Cloud Cuckoo Land the Master Builders are having a dance off which Metalbeard was overseeing, he announces Wyldstyle as the winner making Unikitty think that the dance off was fixed. MetalBeard is then pulled into a rift along with his Treasure Chest, just as Emmet wonders where MetalBeard went Batman and Gandalf fall from a rift onto Batman (The LEGO Movie). The two Batmans argue over which one is the real Batman while Gandalf inquires where Frodo went. Gandalf asks the Master Builders to set out on a quest with him and Batman but as Emmet and Unikitty leave to collect some tools Batman, Gandalf and Wyldstyle are pulled through another rift.
Gandalf fears where the next rift could be taking them and suggests they need to escape, Batman modifies Wyldstyles Relic Scanner to disrupt the cause of the rift taking them on another path avoiding the rift which was taking them to Foundation Prime to be captured by Lord Vortech. The main three heroes are then transported into Planet Vorton though a LEGO Gateway. The gateway is unstable though causing it to explode shortly after the leave the rift the rift implodes and pulls the Keystones into the rift scattering them across the dimensions. The trio then repair the gateway using their unique abilities. After the gateway is rebuilt, access to the Batmobile instructions is unlocked to power the gateway. When the gateway is powered, the Gateway keeper informs the main heroes that limited system functionality has been restored and opens a rift leading to the first have keystone.
- Main article: Prologue/Transcript
- This is the only level which cannot be replayed by using the LEGO Gateway.
- Main article: Prologue/Gallery