Comstock, sterile from exposure to the Luteces' technology, was aware of his identity as Booker and engineered Anna's abduction to provide him with a blood-related heir for Columbia. [112], In 2014, BioShock Infinite won two awards at the 17th Annual D.I.C.E. [34][35] Freeing Elizabeth from her tower, Booker narrowly evades her captor, The Songbird. Following in the footsteps of previous BioShock games, the world of Infinite explores the chaos that results when strong ideals are taken to an extreme. BioShock Infinite Free Download PC Full Version CroHasIt BioShock Infinite Game of the Year Edition RELOADED How To Download Bioshock Infinite For PC. Booker's presence in Columbia goes unnoticed until a policeman identifies the letters "AD" branded on his hand. [23], As with BioShock and BioShock 2, the player is able to locate audio logs—Voxophones—and film projectors—Kinetoscopes—that will expand on the history and nature of Columbia beyond those events occurring within the game. "[154] There were also complaints that the middle portion of the game was padded by gameplay flaws. [63] The mode is a callback to System Shock 2, a video game developed by Irrational Games, released in 1999. [45] Each piece of Gear attaches to one of four specific slots: Hats, Shirts, Boots, and Pants. [262], In an April 2018 Kotaku feature on the state of Hangar 13, another development studio within 2K Games (which had undergone significant restructuring after the release of Mafia III), several employees stated that some Hangar 13 developers had joined a new studio in the Bay Area and were working on a project known under the working title Parkside, which they stated was the next game in the BioShock franchise. [239][240], Infinite's themes of racism, religion and an ideological society caused controversy. They travel out through the building's door to a place outside space and time containing countless lighthouses and alternate versions of them. The four types of gear are as follows: BioShock Infinite Premium Edition is a collector's edition of the game. Under Comstock's rule, Columbia became a militant pseudo-Christian utopian society that worshiped him as a divine prophetic figure and the Founding Fathers of the United States as religious icons. He went on to describe Infinite's music as "more of an emotional score" as it was about the relationship between the two key characters in the game, Booker and Elizabeth. [29] Shortly after her escape, she formed the Vox Populi and became its leader due to her hatred of the Founders' ways. [44], Booker gains powers and abilities through Vigors, Gears, and Infusions, all scattered around Columbia. Levine did not consider this reinvention of the character to be censorship, instead a means to present the story better to a broad audience. [109] After much experimentation, Schyman found that using a simpler musical score was best for the game as he felt that it was consistent with the simpler time of 1912. [64], BioShock Infinite was developed by Irrational Games and published by 2K Games, with Ken Levine working on the game as the creative director and lead writer. [26] Faced with mounting gambling debts, he is sent to Columbia to rescue Elizabeth (Courtnee Draper), a young woman imprisoned there since childhood, who has the ability to open Tears. Booker reluctantly agreed to sell Anna in order to pay his gambling debts, but soon changed his mind. [218], Levine claimed that the core messages in Infinite were neither personal nor political, insisting instead that they were historical.