The new studio headed by BioShock creator Ken Levine has finally been revealed - it's named Ghost Story.
BioShock, BioShock 2 and BioShock Infinite are now backwards compatible on Xbox One.
Last months rumours of a BioShock collection have resurfaced with new promotional art and screenshots briefly found on 2K Games' website.
Ken Levine, director of BioShock, is making an interactive live-action film based on The Twilight Zone.
BioShock creator Ken Levine's mysterious new project features a small-scale open world.
BioShock developer Irrational Games has suggested its next title will be a narrative-based, open-world first-person shooter.
2K Games is offering huge discounts on several of its biggest hits on the Humble Store, with some titles up to 83 per cent off.
UPDATE 25/02/2015 9.25pm: Microsoft has confirmed the free Games with Gold goodies for March as well as the fact that April's update will grant Gold subscribers four Xbox 360 games and two Xbox One titles.
BioShock creator Ken Levine has offered up some new clues on his next project, an as-yet untitled game set to debut - at some point - on PC.
Retail listings for "BioShock Infinite: Complete Edition" have appeared on both GameStop and Amazon Canada's storefronts.
UPDATE 28/8/14 8.10am: BioShock iOS (BiOShock?) is now available here in the UK, priced £10.49.
BioShock publisher 2K Games appears to be teasing a new BioShock project according to an image tweeted by the publisher today.
The BioShock game once planned for PlayStation Vita would have been a turn-based spin-off similar to Final Fantasy Tactics, series creator Ken Levine has said.
It looks like someone at Fox News has played BioShock Infinite - if a recent logo shown on US telly is anything to go by.
Take-Two CEO Strauss Zelnick has called the Red Dead series a "permanent franchise," suggesting that more Rockstar westerns are on the way.
BioShock Infinite's leading lady Elizabeth initially didn't speak.
BAFTA game nominees and winners are discounted on Steam at the moment.
Irrational team members old and new have pitched in to show off the bits they made in BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea Episode 2.
Irrational Games has announced 1998 Mode for BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea - Episode Two.
This mode challenges players to complete the narrative using only non-lethal tools. The DLC add-on launches on 25th March.
1998 Mode follows 1999 Mode, which was included in BioShock Infinite as its hardest difficulty.
BioShock creator Ken Levine has handed publisher 2K the keys to his fantastical video game universe to work on something new.
Spoilers below for BioShock, BioShock Infinite and Burial at Sea Episode 1.
It's that time of year again: The British Academy Games Awards (BAFTA) nominees have been announced. The biggest surprise is that BioShock Infinite - its triumphant arrival being one of the gaming events of the year, if not the generation - is not nominated for Best Game. Fighting it out for that honour are Tearaway, Assassin's Creed 4, Grand Theft Auto 5, The Last of Us, Super Mario 3D World and Papers, Please.
UPDATE 13.01PM: BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea Episode 2 will be available for on PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on March 25, publisher 2K Games has announced.
UPDATE #2 1.05PM The trailer is now live.
UPDATE 11.23AM We've been told that the video isn't quite ready to be made public yet so we've removed it at 2K's request - it'll be back very shortly.
ORIGINAL STORY 10.53AM Spoilers below for BioShock, BioShock Infinite and Burial at Sea Episode 1.
Sony has revealed its list of offerings for its February Instant Game Collection, i.e. full games you can download with a PlayStation Plus account that you can keep so long as you continue your service.
There's always a girl, there's always a lighthouse, and perhaps behind one of those doors is a universe where the Hollywood's ill-fated BioShock movie was released.
Steam has launched its winter sale - and there are some eye-catching bargains to be had.
BioShock creator Ken Levine has defended the length of Infinite's first proper slice of story DLC, Burial at Sea Episode 1, which can be finished in under two hours.
BioShock Infinite developer Irrational Games has confirmed that Burial at Sea - Episode 1 will launch for PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on 12th November.
The first slice of a two-part Rapture-based DLC story, Burial at Sea will see Infinite's leading characters Booker and Elizabeth somehow recast in the series' original setting of Rapture.
How they've ended up there - and what they know of Infinite's events - will play a key role in the story. You'll also get to see Rapture before its fall into anarchy, and meet up with a memorable face from the original game.
Irrational Games has published a video showcasing the first five minutes of BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea.
BioShock Infinite developer Irrational has revealed new details of Elizabeth's playable role in the second half of Burial at Sea, the game's upcoming Rapture-set expansion.
When I spoke to Ken Levine in Boston last Monday about BioShock Infinite DLC, I also wanted to get his quick take on the next generation of consoles. Levine, though, was more interested in talking about another piece of forward-looking technology.
Irrational Game's latest entry in the BioShock franchise, BioShock Infinite, will be coming to Mac on 29th August, via publisher Aspyr Media.
Forrest Dowling, project lead on the newly released Clash in the Clouds DLC for BioShock Infinite, has shed some light on how Rod Fergusson helped Irrational Games finally finish and ship its ambitious story-driven first-person shooter earlier this year.
BioShock Infinite has sold over 4 million units, according to publisher Take-Two Interactive.
Take-Two's chairman and CEO Strauss Zelnick noted during a financial call today that "BioShock Infinite is North America's best-selling multiplatform release so far this year, according to NPD. The title's crossed the 4 million unit selling mark and we expect it to become the top-selling release in the BioShock franchise."
BioShock Infinite has dominated the game industry today with news of its three just announced DLC packs: the combat-driven stopgap Clash in the Clouds, and the underwater steampunk noir Burial at Sea, a two-part adventure that take us back to the series' starting point Rapture.
In light of the abuse being heaped on developers like Call of Duty's David Vonderhaar and Fez developer Phil Fish, when I spoke with Ken Levine this week I asked him how he deals with abuse online.
The first of BioShock Infinite's three promised instalments of downloadable content is finished and goes on sale today, Irrational Games has revealed.
Ken Levine, head honcho at BioShock developer Irrational Games and creator of the series, will next turn his hand to movie writing.
BioShock Infinite sold "significantly" more copies in its first month than either the original BioShock or BioShock 2.
But that wasn't enough to push publisher Take-Two into profit for the financial year ended 31st March 2012, despite other big successes in Borderlands 2 and NBA 2K13.
More than 3.7 million copies of BioShock Infinite were shipped to retailers, Take-Two's earnings report said, and there was "solid demand" for the game's Season Pass - despite no one yet knowing what those three add-ons will be.
BioShock Infinite's story DLC sounds like it will feature a new companion, if a 2K senior artist's LinkedIn profile is anything to go by (thanks, Superannuation).
A range of officially licensed BioShock Infinite fine art is now available to buy.
Pow! Superhero fighter Injustice: Gods Among Us has knocked BioShock Infinite from the top of the UK all-formats chart.
UPDATE: BioShock Infinite sold 878,000 units on console during the month, analyst firm Cowen announced. This figure does not include digital sales - on Steam, for example.
BioShock Infinite remains buoyant on top of the UK video game chart for a third consecutive week.
Irrational Games has released a gallery of alternate BioShock Infinite covers to download.
UPDATE: Ex-Gears of War and BioShock Infinite producer Rod Fergusson tweeted that he'll be heading up a new studio for 2K in the Bay Area.
The brilliant BioShock Infinite has held its place atop the UK all-formats chart for a second week running, despite a strong launch for sci-fi shooter Defiance.
A board game version of BioShock Infinite is currently in production.
Brilliant BioShock Infinite has flown to the top of the UK video games chart.
Skyborne shooter BioShock Infinite is available to download from the EU PlayStation Store, priced £49.99.
Nvidia has released new GeForce graphics drivers that seriously improve the performance of BioShock Infinite and Tomb Raider.
Fancy giving yourself a seriously difficult first run at BioShock Infinite? You probably don't, but the option is available to unlock from the off.
The next week of PlayStation Store releases will include digital versions of BioShock Infinite and Activision's new The Walking Dead shooter, Survival Instinct.
The BioShock film that was once in production at Universal is definitely dead - and Irrational's Ken Levine has explained why he personally cancelled the project.
More than a year and a half after its announcement at E3 2011, Irrational's BioShock game for PlayStation Vita is still not in development.
A deal has still not been signed between Take-Two - Irrational's parent company - and platform holder Sony.
"That's out of my hands right now," BioShock creator Ken Levine told IGN.
In a brilliant, albeit insidious marketing move 2K is offering some of its greatest hits as free bonuses for those who pre-order BioShock Infinite on Steam, but only if enough people reserve it.
The BioShock Infinite Season Pass has been announced by publisher 2K, for release alongside the game on 26th March.
Priced £15.99 on PC and PlayStation 3 and 1600 Microsoft Points on Xbox 360, the Season Pass will include access to three upcoming DLC packs.
The three add-ons will cost £7.99/800 Microsoft Points each, so Season Pass owners get a 30 per cent saving, 2K said.
Update: BioShock Infinite has gone gold, Irrational Games has announced, so it's definitely making its 26th March release date.
"The total cost of the game was five years, 941 billion Klingon darseks (plus tip), 47 camels, a cranberry flan, and the blood, sweat, and tears of the Irrational Team," said creative lead Ken Levine on the company blog.
Original story: BioShock Infinite publisher 2K Games has released another slice of gameplay footage, this time focusing on sidekick Elizabeth.
There's less than two months to go until the release of BioShock Infinite, a game that developer Irrational Games has been teasing now for over two-and-a-half years.
It's been a long wait, but today's new trailer paints a well-rounded picture of the shooter. It feels ready to go.
Click below for new glimpses of Columbia, the mysterious Elizabeth and her dimension-ripping tear ability, and a healthy dose of ideology-wrapped story.
Irrational Games' skyborne shooter BioShock Infinite is to have an e-book prequel released on Amazon Kindle next month.
BioShock Infinite: Mind in Revolt will be out 12th February priced £1.85/$2.99. It's free if you pre-order the BioShock Infinite game from Amazon.
The novella is penned by Irrational Games' writer Joe Fielder, aided by BioShock boss Ken Levine and relates events in the war-torn airborne city of Columbia before the arrival of Infinite star Booker DeWitt.
BioShock Infinite developer Irrational Games has revealed the PC specifications you'll need to adventure in its cloud-based city of Columbia.
Irrational Games has released a video showing the first five minutes of BioShcok Infinite.
The ending of BioShock Infinite is shrouded in mystery, but according to designer Ken Levine it'll be worth the wait.
Creating Elizabeth, BioShock Infinite's AI companion character, was one of the toughest challenges Irrational faced during the game's development.
After everyone and their mother railed against BioShock Infinite's generic box art, creative lead Ken Levine has announced that the game will feature a reversible cover. What will it look like? That's up to you, as Irrational is asking people to vote on the alternate box art on the developer's website.
The BioShock Infinite box art was picked to appeal to the "uninformed", the mainstream - the people who don't closely follow games but walk into a shop with money in their pocket and let box art do the talking.
New footage of the highly anticipated steampunk shooter BioShock Infinite premiered during the VGAs last night.
The new trailer contains two scenes. The first is where player character Booker DeWitt first meets AI partner character Elizabeth. The second scene is a firefight late in the game where the pair face off against the mechanical primate-like Handyman.
I played through both of these sections the other day at a hands-on event and can confirm that almost everything in that footage is accurate to how it plays. The only thing that tipped me off to it being pre-recorded was that Booker switches tonics without pulling up the radial menu. Otherwise it's a pretty accurate depiction of that thrilling set piece.
The BioShock Vita version is being hammered out by the suits at Take-Two and Sony, Ken Levine has said.
BioShock Infinite has been delayed a month to March 2013, Irrational Games chief Ken Levine has announced.
BioShock 1 is thrown in for free with BioShock Infinite on PlayStation 3 in the US only, 2K Games has confirmed.
Back in May developer Irrational Games said the PlayStation 3 version of BioShock Infinite would come with a free copy of the 2007 classic on the Infinite Blu-ray disc. At the time Irrational failed to specify that it was a US-only offer.
I can confirm that the PS3 version of BioShock Infinite in North America contains a copy of the original BioShock," a 2K Games spokesperson told Eurogamer.
BioShock Infinite will not include a multiplayer portion, series creator Ken Levine has confirmed.
Developer Irrational Games was known to have been working on several multiplayer modes earlier this year. Levine announced in August that at least two of these had been cut.
Levine last night revealed the lack of multiplayer while responding to a fan query on Twitter (as spotted by Evil Avatar).
PC puzzle tie-in BioShock Infinite: Industrial Revolution will be available exclusively to BioShock Infinite pre-order customers, developer Irrational Games has announced.
Player progress through Industrial Revolution will then unlock in-game content within BioShock Infinite.
Industrial Revolution is available to play now at FinkManufacturing.com, although you'll need a code to access it.
BioShock Infinite has returned with an explosive new trailer and confirmation that it will release in February 2013.
The eye-catching shooter had gone dark for the summer, skipping trade shows E3 and Gamescom amid reports of a troubled development and high-profile exits from developer Irrational Games.
Some had expressed concern that the game might miss its February 2013 release - it was initially due out this month. But the new trailer, called Beast of America, hammers home the 26th February 2013 release date.
Two special editions of BioShock Infinite have been unveiled by Irrational Games boss Ken Levine.
Two more developers have left BioShock Infinite developer Irrational Games.
BioShock Infinite developer Irrational Games was working on at least two multiplayer modes for the upcoming steampunk adventure, but decided to scrap them.
Few locations have captured the imagination this generation as much as Rapture, BioShock's underwater utopia-gone-wrong.
Two high-profile BioShock Infinite developers have quit Irrational Games.
BioShock Infinite developer Irrational Games recently posted a job listing for a design manager that requires their past work to have had an exceptionally high score on review aggregate site Metacritic.
Was Irrational's decision to delay BioShock Infinite into 2013 fueled by a late-in-the-game move to add multiplayer? A new job listing at the 2K studio certainly raises suspicions.
BioShock Infinite has been delayed.
BioShock creator Irrational Games has stressed that "we're still focusing" on a film adaptation, despite the project being knocked back time and time again.
Three BioShock alumni have handed in their notice at 2K and set up a new studio called The Fullbright Company under their own steam, according to a Gamasutra report.
The BioShock movie has suffered yet another blow after its director quit the film.
A single level in forthcoming FPS sequel-of-sorts BioShock Infinite features "three or four times" more scripting than the original game in its entirety, so says creator Ken Levine.
Irrational Games boss Ken Levine is confident shooter BioShock Infinite will stand out during the busy month of October 2012.
Irrational Games has avoided discussing PS Move support for BioShock Infinite in detail because it's hard to explain how it works, Ken Levine has said.
Irrational Games has unveiled a new enemy you'll encounter in BioShock Infinite.
The Motorized Patriot, one of a number of "Heavy Hitter" enemies in the game, is described as George Washington with a chaingun. You'll encounter him throughout BioShock Infinite in non-combat and combat situations. And he packs a punch.
Irrational Games chief creative Ken Levine told Eurogamer in an interview, below, that the Motorized Patriot and his fellow Heavy Hitters are designed to add variety to the combat - something BioShock 1 lacked.
The PlayStation 3 version of BioShock Infinite comes with BioShock 1, Irrational Games has announced.
BioShock Infinite launches in Europe on 19th October 2012, 2K Games has announced.
The Irrational Games shooter launches in the US on 16th October. Those dates apply to all three versions of the game: for PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.
"After BioShock, we had a vision for a follow up that dwarfed the original in scope and ambition," said creative director Ken Levine.
BioShock Infinite will include "1999 Mode", a harder version of the game where your characters' choices have "irreversible implications", developer Irrational Games has announced.
2011 was the best year for games since 2007, BioShock creator Ken Levine believes.
Xcom developer 2K Australia has been put to work on BioShock Infinite and given its old 2K Australia name back.
Irrational Games chief Ken Levine has poured cold water on the on again off again BioShock movie after saying he has "no need" for it to be made.
Grand Theft Auto 4 has now shipped a gargantuan 22 million copies worldwide since its April 2008 release.
Eurogamer is proud to announce the 10 nominees for its Game of the Show, gamescom 2011!
The first book to explore the world of BioShock launches next Tuesday, 19th July.
BioShock: Rapture is by science fiction writer John Shirley, published by Titan Books and sold for £7.99.
It covers events from the creation of Rapture to a point before the first game.
Irrational Games is drawing influence from Rocksteady's superb action game Batman: Arkham Asylum as it creates BioShock Infinite.
Motion control features should be optional and kept separate from a title's core gameplay, according to BioShock creator Ken Levine.
Irrational Games boss Ken Levine hasn't given up on getting the stalled BioShock movie off the ground, but admits that getting it right presents a huge challenge.
BioShock Infinite will not support PlayStation Move because, according to Irrational Games boss Ken Levine, gamers would feel "cheated" by it.
For BioShock maker Ken Levine, the first-person perspective is the "most direct way to engage" with gamers.
The 2K Australia revamp of XCOM will be released sometime between April 2011 and the end of March 2012, Take-Two's money report has spewed.
Does that mean an early 2012 launch?
If XCOM was coming this autumn, why wouldn't 2K have said? The Darkness II has a confirmed autumn 2011 date and that game was only announced yesterday.
BioShock Infinite developer Ken Levine doesn't want Sony and Microsoft to launch new consoles any time soon – despite the Xbox 360 being half a decade old and the PlayStation 3 nearing its fifth birthday.
Irrational Games are making special efforts to ensure that all versions of its forthcoming BioShock Infinite are up to scratch, the developer has announced.
Ken Levine has revealed that he rejected the opportunity to work with a "very talented" film director on a game.
Shooter BioShock Infinite is not a heavily scripted game, creator Irrational Games has insisted.
A new BioShock Infinite gameplay trailer has hit Xbox Live.
The 10-minute clip offers a first glimpse of how Irrational Games' new title will actually play.
The trailer follows hero Booker DeWitt as he searches the near-deserted streets of floating city Columbia for a woman called Elizabeth.
Waiting for your first taste of BioShock Infinite gameplay? Irrational Games will debut a new clip on 22nd September.
According to the developer's blog, the gameplay footage will be up on Xbox Live and www.xbox.com, then "elsewhere online".
Irrational's blogger, Chris Remo, also revealed new info about Ken Levine's latest project, unveiled last month through the stunning cinematic trailer below.
Irrational Games' Ken Levine has said he's "experimenting" with multiplayer in BioShock Infinite at the moment. However, he's not sure it yet holds a candle to the single-player experience.
Irrational has announced that the new enemy seen in recently released footage of BioShock: Infinite is called the Handyman.
Irrational Games has announced BioShock Infinite, due out for the PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in 2012.
It's a first-person shooter set in 1912 on Columbia, a huge city in the sky.
We've been over to the US to see the game, and returned with a preview, an interview with BioShock creator Ken Levine, screenshots, and a reveal trailer.
Irrational Games founder and BioShock creator Ken Levine passed on the opportunity to create BioShock 2 because he'd said all he wanted about underwater city Rapture.
BioShock film producer Gore Verbinski has insisted the project hasn't drowned but is treading water while the team tries to reduce an "extraordinarily high" budget.
Universal Pictures has placed the production of the BioShock film adaptation on hold.
Take-Two chairman Strauss Zelnick has hinted at a third BioShock game, even though the second one isn't even out until the end of next year.