BioShock Series News


BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea demands 'thoughtful' approach while playing as Elizabeth

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 07, 2013 11:30am PDT

BioShock Infinite DLC "Burial at Sea" will let players play as Elizabeth for the first time. But what does that mean? How will that work?


"So this nexus point created stuff before the event of the baptism before it even happened at ..."

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BioShock Infinite DLC bundles extras, Season Pass still in development

By Steve Watts, Jun 26, 2013 9:30am PDT

BioShock Infinite's "Columbia's Finest" pack is now available, offering the bonus items that came with the Premium and Ultimate Songbird editions of the game. The story-based Season Pass content, on the other hand, is still in development with no timeline set.


"I want a complete side story, the narrative for infinite I think is effectively closed, so a ..."

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Valve refunds gamer due to BioShock Infinite's religious content

By John Keefer, Apr 16, 2013 3:00pm PDT

Players are forced to make choices in games all the time, and most of the time those choices have little bearing on one's personal life. But what if a portion of a game went against your religious beliefs?


"I find this pretty silly, but if Valve didn't have a problem with it and it really offended the ..."

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After eight months, Irrational VP Rod Fergusson plans to leave

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 08, 2013 3:15pm PDT

Epic's former production director Rod Fergusson joined Irrational Games in August to help wrap up development on BioShock Infinite. And now that the game is done, he's out of there.


"What was the point in joining Irrational games then? I mean seriously did he do ONE thing for ..."

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BioShock Infinite board game in the works

By Steve Watts, Apr 03, 2013 1:45pm PDT

BioShock: Infinite is being adapted into a board game, centered around the war between the Founders and Vox Populi.


"Starcraft, but it's expensive and a beast to get into for new players."

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BioShock Infinite '1999' difficulty unlocks with Konami code

By Steve Watts, Mar 26, 2013 7:15am PDT

By inputting the Konami Code, you can unlock BioShock Infinite's "1999 Mode" early, a difficulty modeled after classic shooters like System Shock 2 (which was released in 1999).


"In 1884, Konami code personnel met in Washington to change game unlockables. First words said ..."

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BioShock Infinite review: ambitions fulfilled

By John Keefer, Mar 25, 2013 5:00am PDT

With BioShock Infinite, developer Irrational Games has the daunting task of creating an experience that is as engaging as its genre-defining predecessor, BioShock. Through its fleshed-out characters, believable performances, and thought-provoking themes, Ken Levine and compa...


"I would say yes...thought I never played 2. But I'd say it's as good if not better than the ..."

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How four women created Elizabeth for BioShock Infinite

By John Keefer, Mar 20, 2013 7:30pm PDT

Even though BioShock Infinite has Booker DeWitt as its title character, developer Irrational Games has worked hard on the character of Elizabeth to make her believable and compelling. Case in point: a new video showing off the four women that became Elizabeth for the game.


"Her head and hands are too big for her body, she and everyone else in B:I look like chibi ..."

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BioShock Infinite coming to Mac this summer

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 20, 2013 2:30pm PDT

It took more than two years for Mac gamers to get the original BioShock on their OS X machines. However, the wait for BioShock Infinite will be considerably shorter.


"The problem with Mac gaming is that even if every game was released for Mac simultaneously with ..."

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This is BioShock Infinite's TV commercial

By John Keefer, Mar 18, 2013 3:40pm PDT

With BioShock Infinite about a week away from release, marketing for the game is moving to television, with a new one-minute commercial hitting the airwaves soon. Variations will fill 15-second and 30-second ad spots.


"Good write up, confirms my expectations should be set to high."

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BioShock Infinite trailer shows more death and destruction

By John Keefer, Mar 14, 2013 6:45am PDT

With BioShock Infinite less than two weeks away from release, we are getting a few more bits and pieces about Booker DeWitt's upcoming adventures in Columbia. The new False Shepherd trailer shows skyhook mayhem, hand-stabbing and DeWitt's tendency to drink elixirs with no la...


"I'm intrigued by Bioshock Infinite, but I just can't justify it, not at launch prices ... Steam ..."

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Ken Levine 'killed' BioShock movie rather than compromise

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 13, 2013 12:30pm PDT

The long-troubled BioShock movie, which Gore Verbinski was once set to direct, is officially dead in the water. Creator Ken Levine has confirmed that he personally offed it when given the opportunity, as the movie adaptation risked compromising too much just so it could get ...


"Rather than just killing it, if the storyline was good why not try to crowdfund the project ..."

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BioShock Infinite PC and its many pre-order bonuses

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 22, 2013 3:30pm PST

It's common practice for AAA games to offer a variety of retailer-exclusive pre-order bonuses. The PC version of BioShock Infinite has quite a number of offers to choose from.


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BioShock Infinite DLC, Season Pass announced

By Steve Watts, Feb 21, 2013 7:30am PST

BioShock Infinite will be getting at least three pieces of downloadable content after launch, and 2K and Irrational announced a Season Pass to get all three for $20.


"that data is from EEDAR, not MS. The problems you cite regarding "bad" DLC in various ways ..."

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BioShock Infinite trailer: saving the Lamb of Columbia

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 19, 2013 7:30am PST

With the power to open rifts into other realities and even the 1980s, BioShock Infinite co-star Elizabeth is clearly very special and important. Why, just think of the fortunes you could make by popping back to stock up on ironic vintage t-shirts before they were ironic or v...


"Damn Right!!!!!!!!!!!. The Only BioShock Here Is My Shock That They Changed Her Chest ..."

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