The Scourge Project

PC, PS3, XB360 / Action / Release: Apr 9, 2010 / ESRB: M

Levine: BioShock Originally About Cult Deprogrammer (Updated)

By Chris Remo, Aug 30, 2007 2:49pm PDT

You may know BioShock once featured bioengineering Nazis, but did you know it also featured a cult deprogrammer protagonist hired to kidnap a lesbian and reverse her sexual tendencies?


"Levine is smart enough know that putting (hot) lesbians in any story = better."

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Ken Levine on BioShock: The Spoiler Interview

By Chris Remo, Aug 30, 2007 2:00pm PDT

Creative director Ken Levine spills it all on Irrational's beloved BioShock. Completed the game? Stay awhile and listen. Fight Club, Valve's influence, cult deprogrammers, and much more. This is a must read.


BioShock Interview

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 28, 2007 5:57am PDT

Q&A: Levine surfs BioShock's wake on GameSpot offers an interview with Ken Levine, the founder of Irrational Games 2K Boston. Levine is asked about...


BioShock Contestgate 07: Win a BioShock Mouse Pad, Xbox 360 Faceplate, and More

By Chris Remo, Aug 24, 2007 5:31pm PDT

Win a faceplate or a mousepad, and a t-shirt! And a syringe pen! And a drink mixer! WOW!


"Congrats to the winners! It is in the latest podcast if you guys want to find out. I'm sure ..."

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BioScandal Dwindles: Levine Promises Eventual Removal of DRM, Ends Betrayaltongate 07

By Chris Faylor, Aug 24, 2007 3:47pm PDT

Continuing this morning's progress towards resolving Aspect Ratiogate 07 and DRMgate 07, BioShock creative director Ken Levine has informed Joystiq...


"You remember the common uproar, when Steam came into action some years ago? Meanwhile ..."

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BioShock Orchestral Score Free Download

By Nick Breckon, Aug 24, 2007 11:08am PDT

Need something to listen to as you wade through more BioShock news? 2K Games community manager Elizabeth Tobey alerts us that Garry Schyman's...


"Hell yes! Now I can listen to "Welcome to Rapture" while doing interpretive dance!!"

- lookitzpancakes see all 27 comments

Simultaneous Installgate 07: 2K Ups BioShock Install Limit, Plans FOV Adjustment Patch

By Chris Remo, Aug 23, 2007 6:24pm PDT

With a swathe of announcements sure to send shockwaves reverberating throughout the BioShock internet community, publisher 2K Games has replaced...


"Love that FAQ. SecuROM does not fingerprint the hardware. When an activation is performed, a ..."

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DRMgate 07: BioShock Copyright Protection Keeps 2K Controversy Burning

By Nick Breckon, Aug 23, 2007 3:07pm PDT

In a story that has truly swept the nation, 2K Boston and Australia's BioShock release woes continue. The newest complaint stems from the PC...


"Anti-piracy measures only punish the lawful. I'm tired of dealing with these activation stuff. ..."

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Creative Director Ken Levine on BioShock

By Chris Remo, Aug 22, 2007 12:10pm PDT

BioShock's creative director speaks about the gamer response to his astonishing game, challenges of development, injecting philosophy into action games, and much more. Don't miss this!


Aspect Ratiogate 07: BioShock Widescreen Working as Intended, Says 2K

By Nick Breckon, Aug 22, 2007 9:59am PDT

In the continuation of a shockingly divisive story of many aspects and epic proportions, 2K Games has responded to allegations that BioShock's...


"I preloaded this game on Steam and couldn't wait to play it. Unfortunately I've been really busy ..."

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BioShock PC Demo Released

By Steve Gibson, Aug 20, 2007 2:04pm PDT

The BioShock PC Demo is released! Download the BioShock demo at FileShack now.


"That demo was fucking awesome. I still have splicers screaming in my ears and I finished 10 ..."

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BioShock PC Demo Coming Monday August 20th

By Chris Remo, Aug 19, 2007 3:43pm PDT

2K Games has confirmed that the PC demo of Irrational's 2K Boston and Australia's BioShock will be released for download Monday evening around 7pm...


"i had to bring my 7800gt down to 1000x650 or something for smooth fps, gorgeous game anyway."

- prancing_jackanapes see all 245 comments

BioShock Review

By Carlos Bergfeld, Aug 16, 2007 3:05pm PDT

If anyone had doubts about Irrational Games' underwater shooter adventure, put them to rest. BioShock kills.


BioShock Demo Hits XBLM, PC Demo En Route; Updated: PC Demo News, Free Art Book

By Chris Remo, Aug 13, 2007 5:57pm PDT

Update 3: The BioShock PC demo will be at FileShack on Monday August 19th at 7pm EST as detailed here. Update 2: As the demo-induced BioShock...


"I guess I must be getting old, or just immune to being impressed. I mean... I don't have any ..."

- .ka`boom.zZz. see all 311 comments

BioShock Goes Gold as Irrational Loses Name

By Chris Remo, Aug 10, 2007 12:30pm PDT

Irrational Games, the acclaimed developer behind PC classic System Shock 2 as well as nearly-released SS2 "spiritual successor" BioShock (PC,...


"In case anyone missed it, the demo is on Xbox live now, PC demo to come later, not sure when. ..."

- niceguynick see all 32 comments