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News: Ken Levine Closes the Booker on Irrational Games

Ken Levine Closes the Booker on Irrational Games

BioShock studio caught in the Rapture

Irrational Games, the legendary developer best known for the BioShock franchise, is no more. Writing on the company’s official website, founder Ken Levine has confirmed that the studio is shutting down after an incredible 17 years of development. The outfit’s last ever release will be the second episode of...

First Impressions: Turtle Rock Is Transforming Co-Op with Evolve on PS4

Turtle Rock Is Transforming Co-Op with Evolve on PS4

Evolve or die

Boss battles are quite common in games. Usually equipped with a sequence of rules, they give you the opportunity to face a gargantuan challenge in search of closure or progression. So what happens when you open this ideology up and create a game that’s a constant non-scripted, unpredictable, and intense boss fight? Well, Turtle...

News: Would You Kindly Be Careful of Spoilers in This BioShock Infinite DLC Trailer?

Would You Kindly Be Careful of Spoilers in This BioShock Infinite DLC Trailer?

The Big Daddy

There’s a familiar face making a return as part of the second episode of BioShock Infinite’s big-budget ‘Burial at Sea’ expansion pack. Irrational Games has plunged to the depths of the ocean, and surfaced with a brand new three minute trailer showing an early cut-scene from the add-on. You may want to dip your head beneath a...

News: Sassy FPS Borderlands 2 Is Coming to Vita Sooner Than You Think

Sassy FPS Borderlands 2 Is Coming to Vita Sooner Than You Think

Locked and loaded

We often pray for rumoured release dates to come true – and thankfully this time the retailers may be on the mark. Borderlands 2 publisher 2K Games has shared on Twitter that the PlayStation Vita version of its loot-'n'-shoot smash will be arriving on 18th March. The message has since been deleted, suggesting that someon

News: BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea Bubbles to the Surface Next Month

BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea Bubbles to the Surface Next Month

The big daddy

BioShock Infinite’s first major add-on pack Burial at Sea will plunge to the murky depths of Rapture next month, publisher 2K Games has confirmed. The soggy expansion will plot the return of protagonists Booker DeWitt and Elizabeth, albeit in an alternate timeline that’s sure to leave you with a furrowed brow by the time that you...

Review: The Bureau: XCOM Declassified (PlayStation 3)

The Bureau: XCOM Declassified (PlayStation 3)

Should've remained classified

Serving as a prequel of sorts to the long-running XCOM series, The Bureau: XCOM Declassified attempts to fuse the strategic elements of turn-based tactical alien zap-em-up XCOM: Enemy Unknown with a third-person shooter. Unfortunately, while there are glimmers of entertainment, the concept doesn't quite coalesce into a...

News: The Bureau: XCOM Declassified Reveals Its Secrets from 20th August

The Bureau: XCOM Declassified Reveals Its Secrets from 20th August

Intelligence exposed

2K Marin’s troubled XCOM shooter will step out of the shadows on 20th August in North America and 23rd August in Europe as The Bureau: XCOM Declassified. The title – which was originally planned as a first-person shooter – will now take the form of a squad-based tactical third-person shooter, similar to the Rainbow Six...