dark        

BioShock: news and videos


 photo

Yeah, Ken Levine didn't like BioShock's final fight either

Ken Levine has gone on record several times stating that he didn't like the way the climactic fight in BioShock turned out. Here's an example from as far back as 2011. This is not a new development. But Levine willingly ate crow again,...

 
 photo

Upgrading to the BioShock remasters on PC is easy enough

2K has clarified the upgrade process for BioShock: The Collection on PC ahead of next week's launch. In short, if you already own the games on Steam, this is what you can expect to get for free: BioShock ➜ BioShock remastered includ...

 
BioShock photo

BioShock Collection has now turned up on ESRB website

The ESRB is the latest ratings body to provide details on the as-yet unannounced BioShock Collection compilation.  The American ratings board describes the release as a “collection of three first-person shooters in which players ...

 
BiOShock photo

BioShock mysteriously zapped from Apple's App Store

It's said that during the rapture, all who are good simply vanish from earth to continue their existence in the afterlife. Fitting given its eponymous setting that BioShock for iOS devices just kind of disappeared recently. But, you ca...

 
BioShock photo

Did a retailer leak a BioShock remastered collection?

A remaster of the BioShock trilogy may be coming to current-gen consoles as early as this November. It's all rumours and conjecture at present -- and 2K is saying nothing -- but South African retailer Raru shared details over the week...

 
BioShock on iOS photo

BioShock jolts iOS devices today for $14.99

It's a novel concept to take some of the most revered console and PC games from less than a decade ago and put them on phones. Seriously, how have we come this far this fast?! The devices that sit in our pockets and are primarily used for c...

 
BioShock photo

These PlayStation demakes transport you to a simpler time

It's never been all about the graphics for me. I can appreciate slick environments and the ability to watch sweat roll down my rugged protagonist's brow. But truth be told, I've always had a thing for PlayStation-era graphics and earlier. T...

 
BioShock photo

Somebody put BioShock assets in Unreal Engine 4

The original BioShock ran on (a heavily modified version of) Unreal Engine. That was almost seven years ago. What would the game look like running on the newest iteration, Unreal Engine 4? Someone had that same thought and put in the effor...

 
BioShock photo

Plasmids are surprisingly dangerous in real life

I know I'm not the only person that's fantasized about having plasmid powers. Andrew Ryan may have been a bat crazy anarchist, but he created a city where super powers became a thing, so he's alright with me. Thanks to TheDangerousBrew tho...

 
BioShock photo

What if BioShock was a Disney musical?

BioShock Infinite may be all the rage lately, but I've had the original BioShock on my mind and so has College Humor. One part BioShock Cliffs Notes, one part Little Mermaid cover, College Humor's latest original is a joyful reminder of ho...

 
BioShock Ultimate Rapture photo

BioShock: Ultimate Rapture Edition announced

BioShock Infinite is still a few months off, so 2K Games has decided to make a quick buck in the interim with BioShock: Ultimate Rapture Edition. Slated for January 14, the package bundles both BioShock and BioShock 2, along with downloadab...

 
 photo

BioShock novel Rapture in stores now

As the man responsible for both the rise and fall of Rapture, it's only fitting that Andrew Ryan get a starring role in the BioShock prequel novel. BioShock: Rapture tells the story of Ryan's aspirations for a utopian civilization where the...

 
 photo

Weekend reading: BioShock: Rapture novel excerpt

BioShock: Rapture, the prequel to Irrational Games' BioShock, is out July 19. It's not a game, though, it's a novel. Fun fact: Rapture is written by John Shirley, who wrote the the 1994 film, The Crow. Is it any good? Not sure yet, as I'm a...

 
 photo

Destructoid review: BioShock

I had almost lost hope. Almost. You know what article I've had sitting in my queue for almost two months? It's called "Requiem for the Single Player Campaign", and it was gonna be good ol' Linde up on his soap box complaining about an indus...

 

DISCUSSIONS

+ Add a post

 
 


Got news?  [email protected]

         

Reviews   filter by...

Vaporum "A tower of monsters"

 

Review in Progress: Anno 1800"Gamer East India Company"

 

Dragon Marked for Death"This is what we've been waiting for?"

 

Ghost Giant "The helpful specter "

 

Dangerous Driving"Burnout in everything but name"

 

Import Super Robot Wars T"Look! The east is burning red!"

 

Early Access The Elder Scrolls: Blades"Not a completely phoned-in effort"

 
 
 

Community Blogs | expand

 

Quickposts expand | +quickpost

bong264

I love everything about this That beer belly is my spirit animal!

 
Goemar

I have literally spent an hour online arguing about halal pork - I hate

 
Mike Sounders

Oh Under my music, the Aria of the Soul remix is attributed to

 
Tohsaka

I know I missed Wednesday

 
Tohsaka

OHHHHH!!!!

 
Electric Reaper

Well, Hungry Marie and Hatsukoi Zombie ended/got They both had rather meh endings, but at least Hungry Marie wasnt drastically prolonged through utter

 
CaimDark Reloaded

If I dont go out of my way to complete the challenge quests in SMT IV, will I regret it later by missing out on something critical?

 
Electric Reaper

Yeesh, Fire Emblem Heroes has far too many sword

 
Chris Hovermale

So Im thinking of starting a new cblog series, just for fun in my off The kind of thing Id love to discuss with interested peeps, but which I dont think belongs on the No promises on when itll come, but maybe by the end of the month~?

 
Dr Mel

Guys, I think the Smash update BROKE King K He appears to have an easy infinite on his down throw that buries

 
 

Upcoming

More Previews
 

Destructoid Originals

More Originals