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Need to play any of the other 2 games in order to understand bioshock infinite ?
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post #22 of 69
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Need to play any of the other 2 games in order to understand bioshock infinite ?

From what I've read, Infinite isn't even in the same setting as the other 2 and it's a few years before Bioshock 1.
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How much do you guys think IGN would've been allowed early access unless a positive review was part of the negotiation?
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How much do you guys think IGN would've been allowed early access unless a positive review was part of the negotiation?

The review is probably legit but the fact that it's an exclusive review is kinda fishy.
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From what I've read, Infinite isn't even in the same setting as the other 2 and it's a few years before Bioshock 1.

ah... so a prequel. Play Infinite then bio1 and bio 2.
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ah... so a prequel. Play Infinite then bio1 and bio 2.

Not a prequel. They are totally unrelated AFAIK (unless there's a twist or something).
post #27 of 69
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ah... so a prequel. Play Infinite then bio1 and bio 2.

end0rphine is right, it's not a prequel, it's an entirely different universe.
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Not a prequel. They are totally unrelated AFAIK (unless there's a twist or something).

Aside from the diff in years, (Infinite is alternate universe 1912, Bio1 and 2 were late alternate universe late 50's early 60's if I remember right. I think Bio2 was 1968 according to the intro.) I don't think the have anything to do with each other at all, although I will say I would not be surprised at all if Andrew Ryan popped up either in character or in dialogue somewhere. This would probably go against whatever canon is in place, having read the Bioshock book (Rapture, pretty good read) I think I remember him growing up and living in New York until he left to build Rapture, so it wouldn't make sense at all for the two universes to be tied together really.
 
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Aside from the diff in years, (Infinite is alternate universe 1912, Bio1 and 2 were late alternate universe late 50's early 60's if I remember right. I think Bio2 was 1968 according to the intro.) I don't think the have anything to do with each other at all, although I will say I would not be surprised at all if Andrew Ryan popped up either in character or in dialogue somewhere. This would probably go against whatever canon is in place, having read the Bioshock book (Rapture, pretty good read) I think I remember him growing up and living in New York until he left to build Rapture, so it wouldn't make sense at all for the two universes to be tied together really.

Yeh. Unless Elizabeth rips a tear into Rapture tongue.gif
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