Excerpt: The Good : Fine single player action. Solid pacing. The Bad : Enemy AI isn’t the sharpest knife in the drawer. Elizabeth is a very odd creature. The Ugly : Story lacks cohesiveness. Ten minute ending movie is nearly incomprehensible.
Excerpt: Bioshock Infinite review Publisher: 2k Games Developer: Irrational Games, 2K Marin, Human Head Studios Price UK: £26.98 The original Bioshock was a seminal work that set a new benchmark for narrative in games.
Excerpt: It looks like the last couple of years, the real top games for PC tend to get released in the so-called quiet periods. Just before or during the summer holidays. Half-Life 2 and Doom 3 have gotten this treatment and this year it’s the turn of Bioshock, 2K Games’ latest first person shooter and the...
Excerpt: There's a reason - System Shock 2 was not a hit. It was thought by many to be a fantastic game, even better than the first, but it never sold especially well. It was actually co-produced with Irrational Games, formed by ex-members of Looking Glass.
Conclusion: BioShock Infinite is a stunning game that not only has a great story but also plays superbly with tight mechanics and intelligent AI, both in terms of Elizabeth but also in terms of the different enemies encountered by Booker.