Excerpt: Most big-budget action games will eventually try to push forward a little moral to the story, but the message is rarely very useful, isn't it? Do you really take away anything from a Call of Duty game, something that really adjusts your worldview?
Summary: BioShock Infinite is a master class in storytelling. With exceedingly fun gameplay and combat, a beautifully intriguing world to explore, and an extremely impressive cast of characters, BioShock Infinite stands as one of the best first-person shooters ever made.
Pros: Incredibly well-crafted atmosphere and intriguing world to explore, The terrific cast and thought-provoking story, The fun, easy-to-learn gameplay and combat
Cons: The mediocre A.I., Some minor glitches that break the smooth gameplay, storytelling, Like many great fantasy stories, some disjointed plot elements and holes create confusion
Summary: Despite being over a year old, Rapture shines through the dark sea like a lighthouse on a foggy night. 2K Games has delivered on its promise in providing PS3 owners with an equally impressive port as the original.
Pros: Visually mesmerizing, Unique gameplay experience, A story worth living
Cons: Framerate hitches, Collision detection can prove frustrating
Excerpt: "Is a man not entitled to the sweat of his brow?" Is a gamer not entitled to an excellent port of one of 2007's greatest games? Of course, they are. BioShock has finally made its way onto the PlayStation 3 console and it is every bit as amazing and wonderful as it was a year ago.
Excerpt: Once every year or two, a game comes along that you just have to keep in your collection. Whether you play it to death and complete it or not, it has to stay on the shelf just in case you fancy trying your hand at it once more when you get a spare minute. In 2007, BioShock was that game.
Excerpt: Bioshock is a masterpiece. A true-blue, wonder of the videogame world. Every environment is stunningly crafted (yes, crafted), there are interesting and intelligent decisions to be made all along the way and gameplay mechanics are solid and balanced, while the first-person gunplay and special...
Summary: One assumes that if readers find their way to this review, they already know just about everything there is to know about last year’s phenomenal FPS Bioshock. PC and Xbox360 owners already had oodles of time to spend in the delightfully immersive underwater city of Rapture, complete with its creepy,...
Summary: A narrative-driven action experience BioShock allows players to do the impossible as they journey through an amazing, immersive and terrifying world. The PS3 version of 2K's genetically enhanced game is getting new features and content, such as trophies, but also an exclusive Survivor mode, which is...