The third episode of the BioShock series, which takes place in the floating city of Columbia. You play Booker DeWitt, who is sent to the city to rescue Elizabeth, a mysterious girl imprisoned there.

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Do we die when we jump off the edge?

In Bioshock Infinite, when we (Booker) jump off the edges, we respawn immediately and there is some kind of zapping sound also. (This is different than dying when health reaches zero) Is this dying ...
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Am I supposed to have no idea what's going on in the first few hours of play?

I've been playing for a while now, I'm apparently looking for a girl or something, but unless I missed it, there was absolutely no introduction to who I am, or what I am doing, what I'm looking for, ...
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Does the amount of people you kill and/or knock out change the ending in Bioshock Infinite's Burial at Sea part 2?

Without getting in to some spoiler-ish details, very early on in this DLC you are faced with the situation to knock out a person in your path. After doing so, and I'm going to have to paraphrase from ...
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After knocking out an enemy, will the enemy eventually wake up?

In Burial at Sea - Episode 2, after knocking out an enemy for the first time, Elizabeth comments that he's not gonna get up anytime soon. But since the enemy isn't dead, does that mean he'll ...
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What is the coin that Booker can't pick up in Bioshock Infinite?

I got this question from a gaming test in a local weekly magazine. And I've done a lot of searching on Google, reading wiki and different sites, but I can't find any information about this "coin" (not ...
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Bioshock Infinite Ending - Everything is messed up [duplicate]

SPOILERS AHEAD!! YOU'VE BEEN WARNED!! Ok so, after you finish the entire story of Bioshock: Infinite, However, earlier in the game, the player is asked to choose between a Cage or a Bird; This ...
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How do I get rid of these dark rectangles on the screen in Bioshock Infinite

I've already asked other people and looked all over and I can't find anyone else having this problem. And I don't have this problem on any other games. I already tried verifying the games cache ...
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Is there a way to bind TAB to a control?

I have been using TAB for walking backward in FPS games since the mid-90's. I have never come across a game that will not let me bind to TAB except for Bioshock Infinite. Is there a way to bind a ...
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Continuity: multiple Elizabeths in the same reality?

Warning: There Be Spoilers Ahead This brings up a number of questions: Why was Songbird looking for Elizabeth in the first place, when she's locked up safely? Why is Comstock telling the party ...
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What is the flaming city seen in the distance from the lighthouse?

When you are walking up the lighthouse at the beginning of the game, if you look out a window or look at a certain direction from the top you can see a flaming city. What exactly is this? Is it ...
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Bioshock Infinite Vigor Vending Machine

I'm just at the part where Booker and the girl walk through a tear and Booker is suddenly a martyr for the vox. I've been passing by veni vedi vigor machines for quite a while now, but the only ...
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Can a Boy of Silence be killed?

If you startle him, a Boy of Silence sends his dwarfish minions to attack you and vanishes. Is it possible to kill a Boy of Silence before he detects you and runs away? I have tried and failed, but ...
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Clash in the Clouds: Can money be used for anything?

I've completed every level (although not gotten every Blue Ribbon). Bought every Vigor and Weapon upgrade from both Vending Machines. Purchased every item in the Museum. And yet I still collect cash ...
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Where are the Boys of Silence?

I finished Bioshock Infinite, but I failed to see the infamous Boys of Silence everybody is talking about. Did I take any shortcut? Am I blind? Where are they supposed to appear? Thanks!
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Where do I find the First Cipher?

Where do I find the First Cipher in Bioshock: Infinite? I've looked just about everywhere in this map I can think of and can't find it. Anyone got any ideas?
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Is it possible to unequip a piece of Gear?

I found some Gear, but when given the option to either take it or equip it, I pressed buttons too quickly and equipped it right after examining it. Now I have some Gear on me that I don't want to use ...
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How do I revisit old areas in BioShock Infinite? [duplicate]

This is my first time playing the game and I've played for a few hours but I want to revisit locations I've already been to. How?
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What does vulnerability mean in BioShock Infinite?

I've been playing around with a lot of different vigors and weapons, and a lot of times I notice the words "vulnerable" pop up on the screen. This happens when I use Murder of Crows, Shock Jockey or ...
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Should I use the Hand cannon or the Shotgun for close-range combat?

I'm playing Bioshock Infinite with a build that I thought of - I use a sniper rifle as my long-range weapon of choice, and (currently) a shotgun for close-up crowd control. For the vigors, I generally ...
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How can I tell when I've missed a Voxophone?

I recently finished BioShock Infinite but didn't get the Eavesdropper achievement for collecting all of the Voxophones. How can I tell which areas contain Voxophones I missed?
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50% off Dollar Bill Machine in Bioshock Infinite “Vending Empty”

I'm in the Hall of Heroes and found a 50% off dollar bill vending machine. However the machine says "Vending Empty" when I walk up to it. Screenshot attached. Anyone else run into this and know why ...
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How can I get a Motorized Patriot to stand still long enough to shoot him in the gears?

I keep getting popups telling me that I can do extra damage by shooting the Motorized Patriot in the back. It seems he has incredible hearing, because no matter what I try, he seems to always be ...
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Are there any consistent differences between the Standard and Vox versions of a weapon?

In BioShock: Infinite, you generally see two versions of the same class of weapon, a standard one used by Columbia forces and another used by the Vox Populi. For example, the Columbia Carbine and the ...
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Where can I get a candyfloss for Elizabeth?

When you're at Battleship Bay with Elizabeth, if you idle in a number of areas you'll find her skimming stones or trying to lift an exercise ball and there's a couple of other little things that ...
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What's the purpose of the “Songbird Defense System” statues?

In Bioshock Infinite, there is a Comstock statue in her room, that starts playing a tune, and makes Elizabeth realize Songbird is coming back-- we also see these statues later in the game, sometimes ...
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Will Elizabeth warn me if I rely on her in combat too much?

In one of the original trailers, Elizabeth conjured a storm cloud, which Booker then electrified to damage everyone nearby. Afterward, Elizabeth was exhausted. Shortly after seeing that, I remember ...
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What, if anything, can I do with the “progessive” man in the Lansdowne Residence?

I'm wandering around in the Lansdowne Residence, and upon reaching the lowest floor, I came across a man who doesn't seem to want to attack me. He claims to be a "Progressive", whatever that is. I ...
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Achievement progress with Restart at Checkpoint

I am currently playing through the game a second time on 1999 mode. On this playthrough I am aiming to get the Eavesdropper and Sightseer achievements. Because being revived costs so much money, I ...
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Elizabeth's capture (spoiler)

Why would songbird capture our Elizabeth in the 2nd parallel universe when the Elizabeth of that universe was never saved by Booker (he died a martyr before he could reach her)? Was it simply because ...
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How old is Booker in the final scene, after the credits?

Well, I am confused after several days of deep thinking. The Booker that we play is 38 years old, Elizabeth is 20 (as I assume when referring to chalkboard in Monument Island where scientists ...
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What “futuristic” songs play during the game and when?

Minor spoilers warning We learn during the game that Albert Fink, Jeremiah's brother, was able to listen to music through Tears and claim it as his own. During the game you can hear "oldified" ...
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What is the best way to kill the Siren on Hard in Bioshock Infinite?

I have been having a really hard time beating the 3 tears of Lady Comstock, I have been trying to kill her and her army of the undead with the shotgun, carbine, and a repeater/machine gun I pick from ...
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Why did this NPC think Elizabeth was someone named Annabelle?

Be careful, there are deep spoilers in the spoiler sections here. There is a part in Battleship Bay, as you're heading through the turnstile to the ticket stand, at the moment: where an NPC ...
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Why is it called “1999 Mode”?

I unlocked 1999 Mode for Bioshock Infinite, and I'm a little curious why they chose to call it "1999 Mode" instead of "Very Hard" or something like that. What was so special about 1999?
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Keep Bioshock Infinite FOV constant

Is there a way to keep the FOV (Field of View) constant in the PC version of the game ? (I couldn't find any tweak for that by Googling). I really don't like the FOV and mouse sensitivity variation ...
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Bioshock Infinite not loading autosaves

So for some reason, be it game or console related, my game has me stuck with my checkpoint set at the First Lady Aerodome. No matter how far I advance, if I try to quit or press "restart last ...
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How is the after credits scene possible? (Spoiler)

How is it possible that Booker apparently remembers the whole Columbia experience?
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What is the “Only one obstacle?”

At the Lutece home, you find the following photograph: What is the "only one obstacle?" This answer guesses that it means the lighthouse supervisor, but that seems pretty unlikely...
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How did Albert Fink observe the tears?

Later in the game, we find out: Why was Albert able to view these tears in the first place?
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How does the ending fix anything?

I don't understand the final "baptism" scene. How can it have any effect on how the story ends?
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How can Elizabeth survive the plot twist?

Given the plot twist explained above, how can she even exist?
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Are there different Bioshock Infinite endings depending on choices? Do choices make any difference? [duplicate]

The original bioshock had different endings based on certain morality choices, namely whether you saved or harvested little sisters if I recall. I just finished Infinite and I'm wondering if there ...
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Who was lady Comstock?

During the game from the recordings on the voxaphones made by lady Comstock, she repeatedly tells that The question is
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Where do I find the China Broom shotgun that comes with the GameStop pre-ordered version?

I pre-ordered Bioshock Infinite from GameStop, and forgot about entering the code to get the Comstock China Broom shotgun. I'm wondering how you obtain this weapon. Does it appear in the vending ...
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Where can I find the Possession For Less upgrade?

While playing Bioshock Infinite, I came across a Vigor vending machine with the 2nd possession upgrade in it (lowers cost of using possession). I didn't have enough money, so I simply passed it by ...
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In Bioshock Infinite on PS3, how to get past game freezes in Memorial Gardens?

I just arrived at the Memorial Gardens cemetary, and have had the game freeze three times. The first couple of times through, I was looting corpses before approaching the gate for the main objective. ...
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Missing the buzzer underneath the cash register in The Salty Oyster

I know about the hidden door here (in The Salty Oyster in Emporia) from another voxophone recording (and I know Voxophone #57 "One and the Same" is behind the hidden door), but the buzzer doesn't ...
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What are all the Vigor combos?

There's an achievement called Combination Shock for 'Performing all 8 of the Vigor combinations'. I did find a couple myself, e.g. Murder of Crows + Devil's Kiss. I'm also assuming that Murder of ...
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How to open turnstiles at the end of Emporia level in Bioshock Infinite when game thinks enemy still exists?

I'm at the end of the Emporia level, just finished going back to the Salty Oyster Bar to complete the Sally quest, and can't open the turnstiles to move to the next level. When I approach them, a red ...