News items tagged with irrational games

BioShock Director Levine Apologizes for Boss Battle

BioShock Director Levine Apologizes for Boss Battle

It’s been over ten years since players first experienced the dystopian society that is Rapture in the original BioShock that was released in 2007, also known as one of the best years for gaming. Whil...

By Richard Apodaca on 15 September 2018
BioShock Infinite Designer Returns to 2K Games

BioShock Infinite Designer Returns to 2K Games

After the launch of BioShock Infinite, the majority of the staff at Irrational Games was let go, as Ken Levine decided to work on a new game with a much smaller team. Shawn Elliott, who worked at Irr...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 March 2018
BioShock Trilogy Added to XB1 Backward Compatibility

BioShock Trilogy Added to XB1 Backward Compatibility

Microsoft makes each title in 2K and Irrational Games’ BioShock trilogy available on Xbox One by way of the platform’s backward compatibility program. It’s no secret that Microsoft’s decision to make...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 March 2017
BioShock Collection PC Problems Will Be Fixed

BioShock Collection PC Problems Will Be Fixed

In a new post on the BioShock: The Collection Steam page, 2K Games acknowledges the collection’s various performance issues before detailing what problems will be addressed. After months of rumors an...

By Alexander Pan on 15 March 2017
BioShock: The Collection Tops UK Sales Charts

BioShock: The Collection Tops UK Sales Charts

Following its public release last week, 2K’s BioShock: The Collection officially goes on to debut at the top of the United Kingdom’s software sales charts. Despite the recent news of BioShock: The Co...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 March 2017
BioShock Remaster Trailer Shows Off Updated Graphics

BioShock Remaster Trailer Shows Off Updated Graphics

Publisher and developer 2K Games officially releases a brand new trailer showing off the updated graphics for the forthcoming remasters within BioShock: The Collection. Ever since it was unofficially...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 March 2016
Over 35 Minutes of BioShock: The Collection Gameplay

Over 35 Minutes of BioShock: The Collection Gameplay

2K Games releases three separate Let’s Play videos for the titles in the forthcoming remasters of BioShock: The Collection, comprising of more than 35 minutes of gameplay. Following the release of la...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 March 2016
BioShock: The Collection PC Specs Revealed

BioShock: The Collection PC Specs Revealed

2K reveals the minimum and required PC specifications it takes to run and play its forthcoming first-person shooter release of BioShock: The Collection. It won’t be long before BioShock: The Collecti...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 March 2016
Why AAA Developers are Going Independent

Why AAA Developers are Going Independent

When BioShock studio Irrational Games dissolved in early 2014, it came as a shock to industry professionals and fans alike. BioShock: Infinite was one of the most highly praised games of the previo...

By Melissa Loomis on 15 March 2015
News Wrap Up: Real Portal Cake, Minecraft Karts & Swords, BioShock Science & More!

News Wrap Up: Real Portal Cake, Minecraft Karts & Swords, BioShock Science & More!

[HTML4] It’s time to play catch-up on a few key games that are releasing later this year and share some fun newsbits for some of our recent favorites. Let’s take look a real-life Minecraft sword Port...

By Rob Keyes on 15 March 2013
Spike 2011 Video Game Awards Nominees & Hall of Fame Inductee

Spike 2011 Video Game Awards Nominees & Hall of Fame Inductee

The complete list of 2011 Spike Video Game Awards nominees have been announced! Every year since 2003, Spike has honored the best in video gaming with a ceremony celebrating all that we love. There...

By Tyler Schirado on 15 March 2012
E3 2011 Awards: Nominations

E3 2011 Awards: Nominations

[Update: The Game Rant Best of E3 2011 Award Winners have been announced!] Leading up to E3, the Game Rant team put together a pair of lists of our most anticipated confirmed games E3 2011 and our...

By Rob Keyes on 15 March 2011