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:
As a quick reminder, BioShock Infinite is present in The Collection, but that game was deemed new enough to not warrant its own remastered re-release on PC, so it isn't a part of this upgrade process.
For most players, scoring the enhanced versions of BioShock, BioShock 2, and Minerva's Den won't require any extra effort. If you own any of these titles through Steam, you'll see new "remastered" versions of them listed separately in your library beginning September 15, 2016 at 3:00pm Pacific. After that point, you're free to install the upgraded games or continue playing the originals.... read more