BioShock Infinite

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Key events

25th March 2013

BioShock Infinite review

6th January 2012

Interesting Sequels of 2012

12th August 2010

BioShock Infinite announced

FeatureHow a lifelong diet of games influenced The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle

"I went to video games and did not realise I was doing it!"

FeatureKen Levine's next game will be "more challenging" than BioShock

And how Ghost Story is managing expectations of its revolutionary "narrative Lego".

BioShock creator Ken Levine reveals new studio Ghost Story

Under-wraps project "will have strong appeal to fans of BioShock".

Ken Levine's next game is a "small-scale open world"

"The AAA, single-player narrative game is starting to disappear."

Irrational Games hiring board hints at narrative-based open-world FPS

Cites Borderlands and Shadows of Mordor as inspirations.

Humble Bundle offers up to 83 per cent off 2K games

Spec Ops: The Line is free with any purchase.

BioShock creator Ken Levine teases new first-person sci-fi project

"There's always a lighthouse. But probably not in this game."

BioShock Infinite: Complete Edition retail listings spotted

Ostensibly for an early November release.

FeatureSometimes I wish more games were just a vertical slice

Always leave them wanting more, not less.

BioShock iOS is out tonight for $15

UPDATE: UK price is 10.49.

Take-Two suggests more Red Dead and BioShock games to come - report

CEO says 2K Marin is alive and handling BioShock going forward.

VideoOutside Xbox returns to Rapture

Plus: AC Unity wishlist and baffling achievements.

BioShock Infinite's Elizabeth was initially a silent character

Motion capture was nixed in favour of animated, exaggerated features.

Reclusive Rockstar accepts BAFTA Fellowship with speech

"We always try to bite off more than we can chew."

BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea Ep 2 footage teased

Devs show off their favourite bits to work on.

Irrational unveils 1998 Mode for BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea - Episode Two

Complete the narrative using only non-lethal tools as Elizabeth.

Ken Levine steps away from BioShock to create something new

All but 15 let go from Irrational Games.

BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea Ep2 includes more familiar faces

UPDATE: Behind the scenes video released. Spoilers!

BioShock Infinite isn't up for a Best Game BAFTA

Tearaway is, so is Assassin's Creed 4.

Ken Levine: BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea Ep2 will be longer

UPDATE: Due 25th March, will expand original BioShock story.

BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea Episode 2 trailer revealed

Includes a major returning character. Spoilers!

BioShock Infinite and Metro: Last Light coming free to PS Plus

Along with Outlast, ModNation Racers: Road Trip and Dynasty Warriors Next.

VideoGaming's most intriguing deleted scenes with Outside Xbox

Plus The Division and video games' weirdest celebrity cameos.

2013 Steam Holiday Sale offers wicked bargains

BioShock! Batman! Monaco! More!

FeatureKen Levine discusses BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea Episode 1's ending

Eurogamer's analysis and Levine's hints for Episode 2. SPOILERS AHEAD.

VideoFive things BioShock: Burial at Sea's achievements tell us

Outside Xbox investigates. Plus GTA Online safety tips, Battlefield 4.

FeatureRebuilding Rapture

Behind the scenes on BioShock: Burial At Sea, and the impossible city's improbable return.

FeatureBioShock Infinite - Burial at Sea preview: Assessing Rapture's return

How does Irrational's return to the sea shape up?

BioShock Infinite dev talks Burial at Sea DLC

Playing as Elizabeth won't just be "Booker in a dress".

Ken Levine finds Chromecast tech more exciting than next-gen

"I don't think the living room matters that much any more. It's about wherever you want to game."

Sam Fisher punches, wears dog on Outside Xbox

Also this week: Payday 2 and BioShock Infinite's Rapture DLC.

BioShock DLC developer praises Rod Fergusson's impact on Infinite

Late-arriving producer brought "the eyes of a gamer" to help Irrational finish up.

Levine saddened by abuse directed at Vonderhaar and Phil Fish

"It can end up being counterproductive for the gamers' own interests."

FeatureKen Levine talks BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea

Two-part detective story where you play as Booker and Elizabeth in Rapture.

Future BioShock Infinite DLC will take you back to Rapture

Combat arena stopgap out today, full-blooded detective story to follow.

BioShock Infinite: Clash in the Clouds review

The first DLC is a wave-based combat game - and it's out today.

UK chart: Injustice: Gods Among Us topples BioShock Infinite

While Fire Emblem re-awakens 3DS sales.

BioShock Infinite bests Tomb Raider as March's top-selling in the US

UPDATE: BioShock Infinite sold 878,000 units on console during the month.

FeatureBioShock Infinite: America's Fairground

Chris Donlan goes in search of Columbia's origins.

UK chart: BioShock Infinite flies to the top

But can't unseat Tomb Raider as the biggest UK launch this year.

BioShock Infinite on EU PlayStation Store this week

Or, Army of Two: The Devil's Cartel for 59.99.

FeatureThe Hall of Heroes: BioShock Infinite's Fort Frolic?

One of the game's most interesting spaces explored. Warning: don't read if you haven't finished the game!

BioShock Infinite review

Patriot games.

BioShock Infinite, Walking Dead: Survival Instinct headed to PSN Store

Plus Uncharted 3 GOTY, AC3 DLC and new PlayStation All-Stars characters.

FeatureBreathing life into BioShock Infinite

How Irrational's talented animators make all the difference - and why they hope you won't notice.

FeatureHow to write BioShock Infinite

Mixing brains and headshots.

Ken Levine personally killed off the BioShock film - here's why

"I don't need to compromise - how many times in life do you not need to compromise?"

FeatureWould the real Ken Levine kindly stand up?

From the archive: BioShock Infinite's creative director talks about games, politics and throwing himself on the fire.

A year and a half after its announcement, BioShock Vita is still not in development

"Hey guys, do you want to work on this and not feed your family?"

BioShock Infinite Season Pass announced

Three DLC packs will offer new stories, characters, abilities and weapons.

BioShock Infinite prequel e-book announced for Amazon Kindle

1.85 or free if you pre-order game from Amazon.

FeatureDevelopers' Most Anticipated Games of 2013

BioShock! GTA5! The Last of Us! Beyond!

Levine: BioShock Infinite ending "like nothing you've experienced in a video game before"

"I can't tell whether people will like it or not like it."

BioShock Infinite box art intended to entice "uninformed" frat guy types

Levine says there will be alternate box covers to download.

New BioShock Infinite gameplay footage emerges

Meet Elizabeth, fight the Handyman.

Levine: BioShock Vita in the hands of business people at Take-Two and Sony

Designer has a cool design for it, still very interested.

BioShock Infinite delayed a month to March 2013 for "extra polish and bug fixing"

"Nobody remembers delays. Once a game comes out it's either good or it isn't."

FeatureBioShock Infinite preview: back on track?

Irrational breaks cover and lets us spend several hours playing with Booker and Elizabeth.

BioShock Infinite: Industrial Revolution game exclusive for pre-order customers

Puzzle tie-in unlocks BioShock Infinite in-game content.

BioShock Infinite Ultimate Songbird Edition includes monstrous statue

Designed by System Shock, Thief and BioShock concept artist.

BioShock Infinite cut two multiplayer modes - report

Epic's Rod Fergusson migrates to Irrational

Two high-profile BioShock Infinite devs quit Irrational

Art director rumoured to be off to Naughty Dog.

Irrational Games job ad lists 85+ Metacritic score as a requirement

Games that didn't make the cut: Bulletstorm, Vanquish, Fallout New Vegas, Mirror's Edge and Metro 2033.

BioShock Infinite multiplayer in the works - report

Irrational Games job listing raises suspicions.

BioShock Infinite delayed to 2013

"I won't kid you: BioShock Infinite is a very big game."

Irrational "still focusing" on BioShock movie, says Levine

"There's no such thing as 'it's finished'."

VideoBioShock Infinite video showcases Siren

Latest Heavy Hitter enemy revealed.

BioShock movie again "on hold" as director quits project

Juan Carlos Fresnadillo ditches film.

VideoBioShock Infinite trailer reveals Boys of Silence

Ken Levine introduces terrifying new foe.

One BioShock Infinite level contains three times more dialogue than all of BioShock 1

But Ken Levine promises gameplay hasn't been sacrificed.

Levine confident BioShock Infinite will stand out during busy October

"It has its own vibe. It's a strange and different game."

VideoBioShock Infinite trailer reveals Handyman enemy

We're all fingers and thumbs in excitement.

New BioShock Infinite enemy revealed in gameplay video

Ken Levine on the Motorized Patriot, aka, George Washington with a chaingun.

PS3 BioShock Infinite includes BioShock 1 on Blu-ray disc

PlayStation Move support double confirmed.

BioShock Infinite release date announced

Now, would you kindly pre-order.

FeatureFear of Failure

Partying like it's 1999.

FeatureBioShock Infinite: This is Hardcore

Ken Levine sets a course for 1999.

Fan feedback prompts BioShock Infinite 1999 Mode

A more "demanding" experience with "irreversible" choices.

Ken Levine: 2011 the best year for games since 2007

"It's a year to be proud of our industry."

VideoHaunting new BioShock Infinite footage

Irrational's airborne epic due next year.

Xcom dev 2K Australia put on BioShock Infinite

Worked with Irrational on BioShock.

Levine: "no need" to get BioShock movie made

Has to be "a good representation of the game".

VideoImpressive BioShock Infinite behind the scenes video

With Ken Levine, voice actors and some NSFW words.

VideoBioShock Infinite characters developer diary

Meet the real Booker and Elizabeth.

VideoBioshock: Infinite Japanese trailer

Elizabeth turns out to be multilingual.

Grand Theft Auto 4 ships 22 million

Did you buy or Niko copy?

EG's Game of Gamescom 2011: The Nominees

A shortlist of 10. Winner announced Monday.

New BioShock Infinite screens

Inside Columbia's dimensional tears.

Irrational influenced by Arkham Asylum

Levine inspired by Batman's structure.

FeatureBioShock Infinite

Friends in high places.

VideoBioShock Infinite E3 demo footage

First two minutes shown.

VideoBioshock Infinite footage shows tears

Windows to other worlds explained.

Levine: devs should "firewall" motion play

Don't force it on the player, he argues.

VideoBioShock Infinite skylines footage

Ken Levine talks rollercoaster shooting.

FeatureEurogamer's Best of E3 2011

Game of the Show, Best Tech, Best Publisher and more.

VideoNew BioShock Infinite factions footage

Ken Levine talks Columbia's opposing sides.

A trio of new BioShock: Infinite pics

Elizabeth! Skyrails! Columbia!

VideoBioShock Infinite in-game footage

Elizabeth! Sky rails! Combat! Vigors!

New BioShock Infinite screenshot

2K give us something to crow about.

Detailed new BioShock Infinite artwork

In-game posters from the world of Columbia.

Levine still hopeful for BioShock movie

But the "right pieces" must be in place.

Fresh BioShock Infinite screenshots

First look at the game's minimalist HUD.

Levine: Move not for BioShock Infinite

3D support possible, however.

Levine: why first-person is so engaging

"It's one less barrier to the experience."

2K narrows XCOM, Spec Ops release dates

Both before April 2012.

Levine has "zero desire" for new consoles

BioShock dev happy with what he's got.

PS3 BioShock Infinite will not be a port

No repeat of gaffes that blighted original.

Levine rejected collab with film director

"What's the point of two creative leads?"

BioShock Infinite not heavily scripted

"Demo-ey" tricks just for gameplay vid.

VideoTen minutes of BioShock Infinite

Something to crow about.

BioShock Infinite gameplay trailer hits XBL

Lunatic politician! Cyborgs! Vigors! Crows!

BioShock Infinite gameplay vid incoming

Tune in to Xbox Live on 22nd September.

FeatureBioShock Infinite

Irrational talks powers, story and Final Fantasy.

Levine "experimenting" with Infinite MP

But "not convinced" it shapes up yet.

New BioShock enemy's name revealed

Say hello to the Handyman.

BioShock Infinite announced

Seven questions with Ken Levine inside.

FeatureBioShock Infinite

The shock of the old.

Levine: Why I passed on BioShock 2

And what he thought about it.

VideoBioShock Infinite reveal trailer

BioShock takes to the skies.

BioShock Infinite

Your first glimpse of Columbia.

FeatureIrrational's Ken Levine

To Infinite and beyond.

BioShock film bill "extraordinarily high"

Verbinski cutting costs but not "integrity".

Universal puts BioShock movie on hold

Might be filmed in London to save money.

Take-Two hints at BioShock 3

Likely to coincide with the film.