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Genetically enhanced action-adventure, survival horror first-person shooter by 2K Boston/2K Australia (previously Irrational Games) that lets you do things never before possible in the genre. Turn everything into a weapon, biologically mod your body with plasmids, hack devices and systems, upgrade your weapons and craft new ammo variants, and experiment with different battle techniques. It also contains some mature content.
The game is based on exploring the dystopia of an isolated underwater city called Rapture in 1960 and surviving the mutated beings and mechanical drones within it. The architecture and society of Rapture was strongly inspired by the works of Ayn Rand, especially Atlas Shrugged, while the game itself is described by the developers as a "spiritual successor" to their previous PC title System Shock 2.
Bioshock System Requirements
Minimum Requirements
  • OS: Win Xp 32
  • Processor: Intel Pentium 4 2.4GHz / AMD Sempron 2500+
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon X1300 256MB or NVIDIA GeForce 6600 GT
  • System Memory: 1 GB RAM
  • Storage: 8 GB Hard drive space
  • DirectX 9 Compatible Graphics Card
Recommended Requirements
  • OS: Win Xp 32
  • Processor: Intel Pentium Dual Core E2140 1.60GHz / AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 3600+
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon X1800 Series 256MB or NVIDIA GeForce 7900 GT
  • System Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • Storage: 8 GB Hard drive space
PC System Analysis For Bioshock Requirements
Bioshock requires at least a Radeon X1800 Series 256MB or GeForce 7900 GT to meet recommended requirements running on high graphics setting, with 1080p resolution. This hardware should achieve 60FPS. For your PC to completely meet the recommended requirements you will also need 2 GB system memory. Make sure your GPU can run DirectX 9 or Bioshock won’t run.
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Bioshock PC Release Date: 24 Aug 2007

Alternative Game Tags: bioshock 1, 2k games, irrational games shooter, system shock
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