BioShock

PC, XB360, PS3 / Action / Release: Aug 21, 2007 / ESRB: M

Gears of War 2 More Emotional Than BioShock, Explains Voice Actor

By Chris Faylor, Jul 01, 2008 7:51am PDT

Gears of War 2 voice actor Carlos Ferro has claimed that Epic's cover-heavy sequel will be "more emotionally affecting" than 2K's narrative-driven...

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"Its going to be about as emotional as you can get with any of these Aliens ripp off games. At ..."

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2K Lead Programmer: 'BioShock Should've Failed,' Marketing as a Shooter Key to Game's Success

By Nick Breckon, Jun 23, 2008 8:00pm PDT

During a presentation today at Paris GDC, 2K Boston lead programmer Chris Kline said that, after considering the project's many setbacks, his...

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""In fact, even after the game's intriguing 2006 E3 demo, BioShock wasn't building much interest ..."

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BioShock PC Install Limit Lifted, DRM Remains (Updated)

By Aaron Linde, Jun 20, 2008 7:13am PDT

Update: While 2K Games has removed the install limit from the PC version of BioShock, other forms of copy protection are still present....

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"regarding activation -- I bought and downloaded a couple of games via Direct2drive, Atari, and ..."

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BioShock 3 Might Accompany Feature Film Release, Take-Two CEO Suggests

By Aaron Linde and Chris Faylor, Jun 05, 2008 2:38pm PDT

The recently announced BioShock film is more likely to release alongside the third entry in the game series than the second, according to Take-Two...

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"Shouldn't we at least wait an see if the second game is good before we bury the third? The first ..."

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Take-Two Burns $5.3M on EA Takeover Legal Fees, Profits on Strong Sales of GTA 4

By Nick Breckon, Jun 05, 2008 2:04pm PDT

Grand Theft Auto IV publisher Take-Two spent millions to defend against the recent hostile takeover attempt by rival publisher Electronic Arts....

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"Wasn't everyone moaning and QQing about how resisting the buyout would be bad on their part? ..."

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BioShock PS3 Officially Dated for October

By Nick Breckon, May 28, 2008 8:17am PDT

Publisher 2K Games today announced that 2K Boston and 2K Australia's hit shooter BioShock will soon make its way to the PlayStation 3. The company...

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"oh i MUST HAVE IT on this platform because of the NEW CONTENT even though I have already playd ..."

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BioShock PS3 Confirmed, Jordan Thomas Replaces Ken Levine as Creative Director

By Chris Faylor, May 22, 2008 9:58am PDT

The long-rumored PlayStation 3 edition of 2K Boston and 2K Australia's underwater shooter BioShock (PC, 360) has been confirmed by 1UP and sister...

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"What are the chances that this will have mouse and keyboard support? How about 1080p?"

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BioShock Film Helmed by Pirates Director

By Aaron Linde, May 08, 2008 11:41pm PDT

Pirates of the Caribbean trilogy director Gore Verbinski (pictured left) has been tapped to direct a feature film adaptation of 2K Games' BioShock,...

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"Mixed feelings about Gore..on one hand Pirates1 was a really fun movie, on the other hand ..."

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Rumors Persist of New X-COM from BioShock Folk

By Chris Faylor, May 05, 2008 9:08am PDT

A report in the latest issue of Official Xbox Magazine furthers the long-running rumor that BioShock creator and 2K Boston studio head Ken Levine...

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"If they just ported the original game to 3D and just streamlined the interface, they would have ..."

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BioShock PS3 Rumored to Arrive in September; Publisher 2K Refuses to Comment

By Chris Faylor, Apr 25, 2008 1:34pm PDT

A PlayStation 3 version of 2K Boston and 2K Australia's story-driven underwater shooter BioShock will arrive this September, assuming rumors...

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"I almost bought a 360 just for this game and mass effect. Please let the rumors be true that ..."

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BioShock 2 Job Listings Suggest PS3, X360 Editions, Drop Small Story Tidbit

By Chris Faylor, Apr 07, 2008 3:33pm PDT

Five job listings for BioShock 2 have appeared on Gamasutra, offering new tidbits on the possible platforms and story of the narrative-driven...

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"I know I'm a little behind, but I just finished Bioshock last night. Holy shit. Would you ..."

- wildbil52 see all 23 comments

Take-Two Talks BioShock, Civ MMO Potential

By Chris Faylor, Mar 26, 2008 12:54pm PDT

Speaking at the 2008 Smid Cap Conference, Take-Two chairman Strauss Zelnick mentioned massively multiplayer online editions of BioShock and...

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"Well there was one good game that we got outta it, *shrug* that's how it usually goes anyway. ..."

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BioShock 2 Officially Announced for Late 2009; Involvement of Creator Ken Levine Confirmed

By Chris Faylor and Nick Breckon, Mar 11, 2008 2:09pm PDT

Publisher Take-Two Interactive today officially confirmed that a sequel to 2K Boston and 2K Australia's underwater shooter BioShock will arrive...

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"Yay..... how many installs do I get w/the purchase this time..... more than 5? still ..."

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Ken Levine Interview

By Maarten Goldstein, Jan 16, 2008 5:04am PST

The latest Gamers With Jobs podcast has an interview with Ken Levine, asking the 2K Boston boss about The Orange Box and Valve, the Spike TV...

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Ken Levine Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Jan 05, 2008 10:15am PST

There's a Ken Levine Q&A on GamePro, asking BioShock's creative director about development of that game.

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"This sounds really open-ended, but in a nutshell what do you think game designers are doing ..."

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