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...


"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...


""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....


"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...


"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....


"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...


"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...


"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,...


"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...


"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...


"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...


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

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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...


"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...


"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...


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.


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

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