BioShock 2

Discussion in 'Video Games' started by ammotroop, Feb 24, 2010.

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  1. ammotroop

    ammotroop Airforce MAN

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    Loved it, beat it...would recommend it. I havent tried the online games, but the story is creepy as hell. Dont let your kids play it, but if you liked the first one, you will like this one.
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  2. KamikaZ

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    Agreed. I know a lot of folks are kind of down on it, because its not Bioshock 1. Rapture isn't as mysterious, the mythos is kind of "stale", and there isn't a legit "Would You Kindly?"-shattering twist. But IMO, 2K improved the combat drastically, had more interesting plasmid upgrades, a better-told story (albeit I enjoyed Atlas, Fontaine, Ryan better than Lamb, Sinclair, etc.), and a more powerful "actions-have-consequences" mechanic to it.


    The multiplayer is kinda...well, its ****. But I'm used to playing Bad Company 2 beta a ton.
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  3. Gunny

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    My biggest knock of Bioshock 1 was lack of subtitles. The voices were so low and sometimes you'd be fighting I could not follow the story line at all.

    Does Bioshock 2 have subbies?
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  4. ammotroop

    ammotroop Airforce MAN

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    No, no subs.
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  5. Gunny

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    urgh. I had no idea about most of Bioshock.
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  6. KamikaZ

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    There are no subtitles, but the voices are crisper and much easier to understand.


    BTW, in Bioshock 1 and 2, there is a log of all audio messages. That's the only way I interpreted the audio logs in the first one.
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  7. Puck

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    no subs ? really, I remember subs in 1 .... was I on plasmids ?
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  8. Gunny

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    There are only subs on the tapes.
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