Bioshock

Gaming's tastiest dystopias

Food week<p>This month, I played and enjoyed Prey's Mooncrash DLC, where one of the game's objectives is to stash enough food and drink to escape in a …

Gaming

Xbox Ultimate Game Sale returns

The Xbox Ultimate Game Sale returns today, July 19th, offering discounts of up to 65 percent off more than 700 games.A few highlights of the sale for …

Call of Duty

'Black Mirror' Inspired Sci-fi Mystery 'Torn' Confirmed for August Launch on PSVR, Rift & Vive

<i>Torn</i> is an upcoming sci-fi mystery puzzle from Aspyr Media that takes inspiration from <i>The Twilight Zone</i> and <i>Black Mirror.</i> Now the studio has confirmed …

Black Mirror

Today’s Best Game Deals: Cuphead $16, Owlboy $17.50, FIFA 18 $20, more

In today’s best game deals, Microsoft is now offering digital downloads of Cuphead on Xbox One for <b>$15.99</b>. Regularly $20, this is the best price around on the amazing hand drawn, run and gun boss gauntlet. Amazon is charging $20.<p>More game/console deals:<p>Owlboy Xbox One <b>$20 or $17.50</b> w/ Live (Reg. $25) …

Cuphead

Get 3 months of Xbox Game Pass for the price of 1

<b>For the next two weeks Microsoft are offering three-month subscriptions to Xbox Game Pass for the price of one.</b>Microsoft are offering a sizeable …

Xbox Game Pass

City of Brass ‘Fortunes Rivals’ Update Grants Players Free New Content

<i>[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]</i><p>FOR …

Game Development

The Xbox One S 1TB console hits its lowest price yet for Amazon Prime Day

Want a current-generation console without breaking your budget? Good news. Microsoft has discounted the Xbox One S 1TB Starter Bundle for Amazon …

Xbox One S

We Happy Few Gets New Trailer Oozing BioShock Vibes

Compulsion Games and publisher Gearbox have released a brand-new trailer for the former's upcoming drug-fueled action-adventure game, <i>We Happy Few,</i> …

Trailers

Levine on BioShock : 'I don't think I was conscious of how Jewish it was until afterwards'

<i>"I don’t think I was conscious of how Jewish it was until afterwards."</i><p><i>- Ghost Story Games' Ken Levine, speaking to Kotaku about</i> BioShock<i>.</i><p>Today the …

Game Development

BioShock's Jewish Roots Run Deep

The iconic lighthouse that players encounter in <i>BioShock</i>’s opening moments stands like a beacon, ushering lost souls to Rapture’s doors. Symbolically, …

20th Century

The 7 best video games to lose yourself in this summer

Summer is here! But amid the hot weather and long days, sometimes there's no better feeling than heading indoors to cool down, sitting back in your favorite chair, and finding a great video game to play for awhile.<p>So if you're feeling physically and/or mentally exhausted from the summer, and you …

Breath of the Wild

How Long Will We Happy Few Take to Beat

It’s no secret that when <b>We Happy Few</b> first launched in Early Access many gamers were disappointed by the survival mechanics and the lack of a …

Bioshock

Here are the most 'Murican games to play on July 4th

Independence Day is here, and I’m sure several American gamers out there are taking advantage of the holiday to sit down and enjoy a round of digital entertainment in between the barbecued ribs and the backyard fireworks show (assuming my neighborhood is a microcosm of the US population).<p>As long as …

Action Hero

BioShock Level Designer Recalls Arcadia Creation

A recent interview with BioShock level designer J.P. LeBreton sheds light on the work that went into the game’s fifth level, Arcadia. According to …

Chai

The making of Bioshock's twisted green belt, Arcadia

<i>This article was originally published in</i> <i>PC Gamer issue 319</i><i>. For more quality articles about all things PC gaming, you can subscribe now in the</i> <i>UK</i> <i>and</i> …

PC Gaming

The 8 Best Xbox One Fantasy Games to Buy in 2018

The real world can be hectic and frustrating, and sometimes you just need to take a break from it and get lost in a fantasy world of dungeons, …

Gaming Industry

Build your own Humble Bundle out of 2K games such as Bioshock Infinite, XCOM and Civilization 5

A bunch of excellent 2K-published games—including Bioshock Infinite, Borderlands 2 and Civilization 5—are 75% off on the Humble Store right now. But …

GEEK PICK: BioShock Big Daddy Plush

Over a decade ago <i>BioShock</i> became one of the defining games of that generation. It was a first-person shooter with claustrophobic, almost …

Organisms

Games about fatherhood to play with your dad this Father’s Day

Is your dad more of a Kratos or an Octodad?<p>From the Big Daddies of <i>Bioshock</i> to the hot daddies of <i>Dream Daddy</i>, dads are everywhere in video games. There are a couple reasons for that, and they range from poignant to very silly. On the one hand, the fear of failing to protecting your children is a …

Grand Theft Auto

Fanatical E3 Sale Features Industry Mega-Hits for Record Low Prices

The Electronic Entertainment Expo is just one week away and will serve as the go-to place for all of the biggest game reveals this year. But for …

Gaming

Bioshock, Spider-Man and Resident Evil 2 Tipped for PlayStation VR Reveals at E3 2018

As E3 looms ever closer, the pace of rumours and leaks increases, with many suggestions and pie-in-the-sky dreaming about what the show will reveal …

Virtual Reality

PC Gamer UK July issue: Call of Duty Black Ops 4

<i>Attention!</i> As we learned earlier this year, Call of Duty returns with Black Ops 4 on October 12 with Treyarch at its helm. To learn more about the …

Call of Duty

We Happy Few finally looks and feels like a great British Bioshock

Limited pre-E3 demo is just enough to get us excited about this dark, post-WW2 adventure.<p>SANTA MONICA, California—It took a few years, but <i>We Happy …

Santa Monica

Today’s Best Game Deals: BioShock Collection $16, Assassin’s Creed Origins $30, more

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>In today’s best game deals, Best Buy is offering BioShock: The Collection on Xbox One and PS4 for <b>$19.99</b>. But if you’re a GCU …

Gear & Gadgets

2K’s ‘highly-anticipated title’ has been delayed

A “highly-anticipated title from one of 2K’s biggest franchises” has been delayed, parent company Take-Two Interactive has revealed.During its latest …

Borderlands

Borderlands Publisher Delays Next Entry in a Major 2K Franchise

One of the biggest franchises from publisher 2K has been delayed until 2020.<p>Parent company Take-Two Interactive Software released the information its …

Borderlands

The Big New 2K Game--Possibly Borderlands 3 Or Something Else--Has Been Delayed

Take-Two, the parent company of Rockstar Games and 2K Games, confirmed today that one of 2K's big upcoming and unannounced games has been delayed. As part of the company's earnings report, Take-Two said the "highly anticipated title from one of 2K's biggest franchises" is now planned to launch in …

Borderlands

2K Delays Potential Borderlands or BioShock Sequel - PC

One of the biggest franchises from publisher 2K has been delayed until 2020.<p>Parent company Take-Two Interactive Software released the information its …

Borderlands

Say Goodbye To 21 Xbox One Games Pass Titles On May 31

If you're an avid user of Xbox One's games streaming service Xbox Games Pass, get ready to say goodbye to a significant amount of 360 titles. On May 31, 21 titles are leaving the service's catalog.<p>Out of the 21 titles on the way out, one two are Xbox One titles, and the rest are from 360. We're not …

Sea of Thieves

More than 20 games leaving Xbox Game Pass

Microsoft has announced that 21 games will be removed from the Xbox Game Pass on May 31st, 2018.In terms of Xbox One games being removed, <i>Blood Bowl 2</i> …

Xbox Game Pass