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Ken Levine from from Irrational Games has just revealed that the latest in the alternate-history, deeply narrative-focused BioShock series will add a bit of hand-waving to the story -- because the PS3 version of BioShock Infinite will support PlayStation Move motion controls.
http://www.joystiq.com/2011/06/06/bi...functionality/
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Meh, this isn't really a series anymore, I'm not looking forward to it.
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Meh, this isn't really a series anymore, I'm not looking forward to it.
it's not supposed to be a series anymore
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....When will devs realize that the motion controls are just a gimmick who's time has already passed?
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I lost interest after that douchebag sold out to 2K and ruined the reputation of Irrational Games...also why his originaly team asked for transfer so they didn't have to work with him anymore. The first one was good except the ending totally blew monkey chunks...was such a stiched on ending cause they ran out of ideas.

The 2nd one? Jesus was it crap. So now he's taking a game that was supposed to be the sucessor to system shock 2, completely dumbed it down for consoles and now hes letting it go on to the playsation move?

This game isn't going to sell, it's going to be garbage, and then it's going to be blamed because of piracy...same thing ubisoft does every time they release another dumbed piece of garbage from a series they ruined.
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I lost interest after that douchebag sold out to 2K and ruined the reputation of Irrational Games...also why his originaly team asked for transfer so they didn't have to work with him anymore. The first one was good except the ending totally blew monkey chunks...was such a stiched on ending cause they ran out of ideas.

The 2nd one? Jesus was it crap. So now he's taking a game that was supposed to be the sucessor to system shock 2, completely dumbed it down for consoles and now hes letting it go on to the playsation move?

This game isn't going to sell, it's going to be garbage, and then it's going to be blamed because of piracy...same thing ubisoft does every time they release another dumbed piece of garbage from a series they ruined.
?
Several problems:
I don't quite understand why you disliked the first Bioshock ending. How did you expect/want it to end?
Secondly, the 2nd one wasn't ground breaking but it wasn't crap at all.
Thirdly, it certainly wasn't "dumbed" down for consoles. Where did that come from? Nothing in both the first and second was limiting in that regard.
Lastly, what's the problem you see with BioShock Infinite? You express anger, but I don't see any kind of actual reasoning as to why.
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I lost interest after that douchebag sold out to 2K and ruined the reputation of Irrational Games...also why his originaly team asked for transfer so they didn't have to work with him anymore. The first one was good except the ending totally blew monkey chunks...was such a stiched on ending cause they ran out of ideas.

The 2nd one? Jesus was it crap. So now he's taking a game that was supposed to be the sucessor to system shock 2, completely dumbed it down for consoles and now hes letting it go on to the playsation move?

This game isn't going to sell, it's going to be garbage, and then it's going to be blamed because of piracy...same thing ubisoft does every time they release another dumbed piece of garbage from a series they ruined.
First one? i think you mean bioshock 2. Bioshock 1 had decent ending. BioShock 2 was decent till towards the end when the story line and abilities started to get "out there" but, it was still okay. Infinite is gonna be awesome the promise for making it was fresh story cause they didn't want to cheat the fans, if you hate bioshock 2 then you should like infinite. I think it's sick and twisted they makes us yearn for it over year, seriously advertising a year before it comes out? those sick...
Edited by cdoublejj - 6/6/11 at 10:37pm
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I lost interest after that douchebag sold out to 2K and ruined the reputation of Irrational Games...also why his originaly team asked for transfer so they didn't have to work with him anymore. The first one was good except the ending totally blew monkey chunks...was such a stiched on ending cause they ran out of ideas.

The 2nd one? Jesus was it crap.
He had nothing to do with the second one. And to my understanding, the guys that did the second one didn't want to work with him because during the development of the first, he would turn down their ideas. After playing the second Bioshock, I couldn't say I blame him, as without him, the game sucked.
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First one? i think you mean bioshock 2. Bioshock 1 had decent ending. BioShock 2 was decent till towards the end when the story line and abilities started to get "out there" but, it was still okay. Infinite is gonna be awesome the promise for making it was fresh story cause they didn't want to cheat the fans, if you hate bioshock 2 then you should like infinite. I think it's sick and twisted they makes us yearn for it over year, seriously advertising a year before it comes out? those sick...
The ending to the first Bioshock was the easiest boss battle I've ever had, I think that's what is being referred to.
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The ending to the first Bioshock was the easiest boss battle I've ever had, I think that's what is being referred to.
Not so much that, if you go from start to about middle of the game, the ideas, the world, everything was so unique and creative it was a constant mindgasm. Then you get to this part where you have to be a big daddy...ok...annoying but ill go with hit..then you get to this....charred up body that absolutely doesn't make any sense and wants you dead so you kill him then it's end game.

And yes, the first one had the console retarded UI that was in fact limited. If you guys are sitting here defending every aspect of the game then obviously pointing anything out is a waste of time. It's the very reason why games have taken such a plummet these past years especially with UBIsoft ruining just about every franchise they had that made them who they are. No I'm not talking down on you guys in general. I'm saying as a whole people just tend to accept whatever game comes out and never criticize the games simplification and dumbing down for this new wave of retarded console gamers who have the attention span of a goldfish with down syndrome.

The whole concept of bioshock was supposed to be superior to what was released. Ya the story was amazing and so was the artwork but it ended there. The gameplay was repetitive, the user interface was garbage (couldn't even select what you wanted to pick up out of a garbage can..if it had 3 items in it you had to take all 3 ). The respawn chambers that they disabled after they got their butts reamed about it and so forth.

Just saying, if people don't stop accepting every piece of garbage these developers release you'll never see the gems that made pc gaming what it was. I mean heck, even gearbox managed to screw up the new Duke Nukem..which wasn't a complex game to begin with :|

No none of this was anger directed the members here..just ranting...
Edited by SpykeZ - 6/7/11 at 10:57am
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