Irrational Games News


BioShock: The Collection gets rated in Brazil

By Daniel Perez, Feb 20, 2016 6:55am PST

Would you kindly be released?


BioShock Collection expected to be released November 2015

By Daniel Perez, Sep 21, 2015 6:21am PDT

The BioShock Collection appears to be releasing on both the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One later this year, according to one retailer who leaked its listing.


"Cool. Doubt I'll rebuy it but I'm glad to see Bioshock hasn't been forgotten."

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BioShock creator's next project will focus on the wants and needs of its characters

By Daniel Perez, Apr 10, 2015 12:40pm PDT

The player's interaction with characters within Ken Levine's game will play a major role.


"System Shock 2 is a watered down System Shock. Bioshock is a homoeopathic System Shock."

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BioShock Infinite: The Complete Edition available on Xbox 360 and PS3, not PC

By Daniel Perez, Nov 04, 2014 6:45am PST

2K has released BioShock Infinite: The Complete Edition, although if you were planning on picking it up on PC, we have so terrible, terrible news for you.


BioShock Infinite Complete Edition coming to PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3

By Daniel Perez, Sep 22, 2014 2:30pm PDT

BioShock Infinite will be receiving the "complete edition" treatment on PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 soon.


"Well they were pretty wildly different and the game did end quite definitively in it's own right ..."

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Irrational Games says 'thank you' with three original songs from Burial at Sea

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 31, 2014 7:40am PDT

Burial at Sea marks the end of Irrational Games' work on the BioShock series. Nay, it marks the end of Irrational as we know it. The studio has been doing a number of send-offs, including the most recent "thank you": the release of three full-length songs from the BioShock e...


"I just started episode 2 last night, the start grabbed me for sure. very well done. "

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BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea DLC trailer is also a portfolio of resumes

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 11, 2014 3:00pm PDT

The latest trailer for BioShock Infinite's upcoming Burial at Sea conclusion is not only a marketing tool meant to entice you to buy the DLC, but it's also a portfolio for studio members affected by Irrational's sudden closure.


"If that's what passes for class these days, I'm glad to be out of the industry."

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BioShock Infinite's scrapped multiplayer detailed

By Steve Watts, Mar 07, 2014 8:15am PST

Irrational's widespread layoffs have led to more details on the scrapped multiplayer modes in BioShock Infinite.


BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea Ep 2 plays nice in '1998' difficulty mode

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 27, 2014 11:30am PST

If BioShock Infinite's gruelling 1999 Mode is too easy for a grizzled face-shooter such as yourself, why not take on an extra challenge? The second episode of its Burial at Sea DLC will introduce a new difficulty switch, 1998 Mode, where Elizabeth can only use non-lethal too...


"Thief crossed my mind, but it does have murdering! You kind of suck at it, but still."

- Alice O'Connor see all 11 comments

Irrational Games restructuring, all but 15 members leaving

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 18, 2014 10:15am PST

BioShock series creator Ken Levine is closing the doors to Irrational Games and will take an unspecified new role with Take-Two. Most of the remainder of Irrational's staff will be laid off.


"Interested to see what this next "narrative-driven" game that is highly replayable will be. I ..."

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BioShock Infinite 'Burial at Sea' trailer brings back the cast

By Steve Watts, Feb 12, 2014 12:00pm PST

A Behind the Scenes trailer for BioShock Infinite's second episode of Burial at Sea features rotating cast members talking about what it was like to come back to this world.


"Spoilers; damn. Here's that picture from Sucker Punch: ..."

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BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea concludes on March 25

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 05, 2014 6:30am PST

We're all set to see the end of BioShock Infinite, as publisher 2K this morning announced that Episode 2 of its story DLC Burial at Sea will launch on March 25. According to creator Ken Levine in today's announcement, it'll wrap things up and involve "nearly major every char...


"Should probably get in to this episode story at some point, but I suppose I'll wait for the ..."

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BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea Ep. 2 trailer shows first few minutes

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 28, 2014 9:00am PST

Irrational Games has said that getting to play as Elizabeth for once in the second chapter of BioShock Infinite's Burial at Sea will be quite a different experience, but how exactly will it work? Unfortunately, though a new trailer shows the first three minutes of the DLC, w...


"SPOILER ALERT .. dont WATCH if you have not played the first one !!!"

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Gone Home easter egg alludes to shared universe with Bioshock

By Nathaniel Hohl, Jan 23, 2014 1:25pm PST

A clever little nod from Gone Home developer The Fullbright Company suggests that their indie hit is set within the same universe as Bioshock.


"I don't understand, its not newsworthy, or worth repeating cause its was printed somewhere else? ..."

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Best of 2013: #5 - BioShock Infinite

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 20, 2014 11:30am PST

BioShock Infinite is #5 in our Best of 2013.


"It was ok. Gameplay seemed sort of dated. It was the same click the 'use' key to pick up ..."

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