Overclock.net › Forums › Video Games › PC Gaming › Late to the Party - Bioshock
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

Late to the Party - Bioshock - Page 2

post #11 of 27
Quote:
Originally Posted by brettjv View Post
I actually wouldn't say crysis looks *better* than bioshock, myself. It's impressive in a different sort of way. You sacrifice amazing close-up detail for amazing draw distance, basically. I prefer the detail, in fact, the artful level design of bioshock remains unparalleled in my book. It's the best looking game I've seen to date.
So agreed! I feel like re-installing Bioshock once I get mah Vista for those extra pretty water effects!
Smee 2.0
(14 items)
 
  
Reply
Smee 2.0
(14 items)
 
  
Reply
post #12 of 27
Yeh i was sort of late to get it too.
ITS GREAT and really easy to run FULL dx10
post #13 of 27
im with the others when it comes to "BUY IT!". its a great game, and if you have a decent gpu, then you'll fall in love with it.

as noted above, its pretty cheap right now - unfortunately for me, and MANY others, i bought it for 60 bucks .
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core-i5 6500 ASRock H110M-DGS XFX RX480 8GB Corsair Vengeance LPX 2x4GB DDR4 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Sandisk SSD Plus 240GB Seagate Barracuda 3TB HP Blu-ray Corsair H55 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Pro x64 Apple 24" LED Cinema Display Razer BlackWidow Ultimate Corsair CX550M 
CaseMouse
Rosewill SRM-01 Corsair M45 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core-i5 6500 ASRock H110M-DGS XFX RX480 8GB Corsair Vengeance LPX 2x4GB DDR4 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Sandisk SSD Plus 240GB Seagate Barracuda 3TB HP Blu-ray Corsair H55 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Pro x64 Apple 24" LED Cinema Display Razer BlackWidow Ultimate Corsair CX550M 
CaseMouse
Rosewill SRM-01 Corsair M45 
  hide details  
Reply
post #14 of 27
I love Bioshock.

The story
The atmosphere
Superlative voice acting
Awesome (and highly amusing) combinations of Plasmids, Tonics and Weapons to wreak havoc with.



P.S. Make sure you get the "Chameleon" Tonic - it alters the gameplay drastically.
Flux
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600K GA-P67A-UD7 GTX 580 2 x 2GB Corsair 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
C300 (OS), Velociraptor (storage) Lite-On W7 64-bit Pro Samsung 275T 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Black Widow Ult. Silverstone DA750 Lian Li T60 R.A.T. 7 
Mouse Pad
Q-Pad 
  hide details  
Reply
Flux
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600K GA-P67A-UD7 GTX 580 2 x 2GB Corsair 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
C300 (OS), Velociraptor (storage) Lite-On W7 64-bit Pro Samsung 275T 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Black Widow Ult. Silverstone DA750 Lian Li T60 R.A.T. 7 
Mouse Pad
Q-Pad 
  hide details  
Reply
post #15 of 27
Quote:
Originally Posted by Syrillian View Post
P.S. Make sure you get the "Chameleon" Tonic - it alters the gameplay drastically.
true that
Xavier i7
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 920 D0 @ 3.6 ghz EVGA X58 SLI A1 2x BFG GTX285 SLI 6GB Corsair XMS3 DDR3 1600 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
WD 500GB + 1TB Storage ASUS DRW-2014L1 20x DVD±RW (LS) Windows 7 Pro 2x Samsung 23" P2350 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Rev.2 Corsair HX850W CM 690 II CM Storm Sentinel Advance 
  hide details  
Reply
Xavier i7
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 920 D0 @ 3.6 ghz EVGA X58 SLI A1 2x BFG GTX285 SLI 6GB Corsair XMS3 DDR3 1600 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
WD 500GB + 1TB Storage ASUS DRW-2014L1 20x DVD±RW (LS) Windows 7 Pro 2x Samsung 23" P2350 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Rev.2 Corsair HX850W CM 690 II CM Storm Sentinel Advance 
  hide details  
Reply
post #16 of 27
Quote:
Originally Posted by Syrillian View Post
P.S. Make sure you get the "Chameleon" Tonic - it alters the gameplay drastically.

where do you get it?? i think i missed a couple things, ill need to re-wrap it after my next reformat/finish doom3.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core-i5 6500 ASRock H110M-DGS XFX RX480 8GB Corsair Vengeance LPX 2x4GB DDR4 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Sandisk SSD Plus 240GB Seagate Barracuda 3TB HP Blu-ray Corsair H55 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Pro x64 Apple 24" LED Cinema Display Razer BlackWidow Ultimate Corsair CX550M 
CaseMouse
Rosewill SRM-01 Corsair M45 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core-i5 6500 ASRock H110M-DGS XFX RX480 8GB Corsair Vengeance LPX 2x4GB DDR4 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Sandisk SSD Plus 240GB Seagate Barracuda 3TB HP Blu-ray Corsair H55 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Pro x64 Apple 24" LED Cinema Display Razer BlackWidow Ultimate Corsair CX550M 
CaseMouse
Rosewill SRM-01 Corsair M45 
  hide details  
Reply
post #17 of 27
Quote:
Originally Posted by Flatliner View Post
where do you get it?? i think i missed a couple things, ill need to re-wrap it after my next reformat/finish doom3.
You will earn it by taking 2-3 good pics of Houdini-Splicers (the freaky ones that appear and dissapear in a cloud of red smoke, and cast fire-balls at you). The earliest I have been able to get it is in Arcadia.

Also, the patch provides a new Plasmid: Sonic Boom
Flux
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600K GA-P67A-UD7 GTX 580 2 x 2GB Corsair 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
C300 (OS), Velociraptor (storage) Lite-On W7 64-bit Pro Samsung 275T 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Black Widow Ult. Silverstone DA750 Lian Li T60 R.A.T. 7 
Mouse Pad
Q-Pad 
  hide details  
Reply
Flux
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600K GA-P67A-UD7 GTX 580 2 x 2GB Corsair 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
C300 (OS), Velociraptor (storage) Lite-On W7 64-bit Pro Samsung 275T 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Black Widow Ult. Silverstone DA750 Lian Li T60 R.A.T. 7 
Mouse Pad
Q-Pad 
  hide details  
Reply
post #18 of 27
Quote:
Originally Posted by Syrillian View Post
You will earn it by taking 2-3 good pics of Houdini-Splicers (the freaky ones that appear and dissapear in a cloud of red smoke, and cast fire-balls at you). The earliest I have been able to get it is in Arcadia.

Also, the patch provides a new Plasmid: Sonic Boom

awesome thanks! looks like i have some work ahead of me.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core-i5 6500 ASRock H110M-DGS XFX RX480 8GB Corsair Vengeance LPX 2x4GB DDR4 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Sandisk SSD Plus 240GB Seagate Barracuda 3TB HP Blu-ray Corsair H55 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Pro x64 Apple 24" LED Cinema Display Razer BlackWidow Ultimate Corsair CX550M 
CaseMouse
Rosewill SRM-01 Corsair M45 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core-i5 6500 ASRock H110M-DGS XFX RX480 8GB Corsair Vengeance LPX 2x4GB DDR4 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Sandisk SSD Plus 240GB Seagate Barracuda 3TB HP Blu-ray Corsair H55 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Pro x64 Apple 24" LED Cinema Display Razer BlackWidow Ultimate Corsair CX550M 
CaseMouse
Rosewill SRM-01 Corsair M45 
  hide details  
Reply
post #19 of 27
it is a truly fantastic game, and you really will enjoy it... one of the best games i've played recently...
Herschel
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 4770K ASRock Z87M Extreme4 eVGA GTX 680 2GB 12GB G.Skill Ripjaws 1600 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
1x 60GB SSD 1x 500GB, 1x 640GB, 1x 1TB Asus something or other Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Acer H236HLbid (23" 1920x1080) 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Asus VE198 (19". 1440x900) Microsoft Sidewinder X4 Seasonic X650 Antec P180 Mini White 
Mouse
Logitech G500 
  hide details  
Reply
Herschel
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 4770K ASRock Z87M Extreme4 eVGA GTX 680 2GB 12GB G.Skill Ripjaws 1600 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
1x 60GB SSD 1x 500GB, 1x 640GB, 1x 1TB Asus something or other Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Acer H236HLbid (23" 1920x1080) 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Asus VE198 (19". 1440x900) Microsoft Sidewinder X4 Seasonic X650 Antec P180 Mini White 
Mouse
Logitech G500 
  hide details  
Reply
post #20 of 27
I to was surprised by the game. I really did not think anything of it at first. I passed it by for Crysis, UT3 and COD4 at the time. Then I was at Target and saw it on sale for 29.95 and picked it up. Was pissed off when at first it just crashed over and over. Then got into playing it and loved it.

It does not have the crazy long veiws that Crysis has or the really good textures of crysis but it runs smoother and the game play is entirely different.
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: PC Gaming
Overclock.net › Forums › Video Games › PC Gaming › Late to the Party - Bioshock