BioShock is a first-person shooter by Ken Levine that takes place in 1960 in the underwater city of Rapture, a beacon of unfettered capitalism, art and science. The failed city of Rapture, one might say, the residents having gone mad due to repeated self-inflicted gene-splicing. Would you kindly tag ...

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Bioshock on Steam Hangs on Startup

When i start Bioshock from steam, it hangs on the splash screen. I have Windows 7 x64,and have installed all the latest drivers. HW details: i5 750, Asus P7P55D MB, ATI HD5770
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Bioshock has no sound in Windows 7

I just bought a new PC with Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit. Everything is peachy except Bioshock: it has no sound after the game starts. I've searched on Google but can't find a definitive answer; or ...
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Can I Pass Out from Excessive Drinking?

I've noticed that if I grab two or more alcoholic beverages in rapid succession, my sight gets wonky and blurry. The length of time this effect lasts for seems to increase if I grab a larger number ...
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Rescue or Harvest?

Is it better to rescue the Little Sisters in Bioshock, or just harvest them? I know you get more adam for harvesting, but can you get all the tonics without Tenenbaum's special gifts? This being ...
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What stealth elements are there in BioShock?

I noticed stealth-related gene tonics in BioShock: Wrench Lurker 1 and 2 ("Increases Wrench damage by 150% or 200% (respectively) against unaware or shocked opponents and quietens the user's ...
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Will Smoking Too Much Kill Me?

I've been mulling this over for a while now, and am unable to get all of the information I require to make an informed decision. My life hinges on my decision, and I'd appreciate some input. The ...
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Will killing a Little Sister change the game's ending?

I accidentally harvested a Little Sister, but it had been so long since my last save that I didn't want to reload, and just kept playing. Now I've found out that apparently the game's ending changes ...
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Are there advantages to not killing Big Daddies in BioShock?

I just now picked up BioShock. I have yet to face a Big Daddy, but have been introduced to them via an in game cut scene. Before I engage in mortal combat with one I had a question about the necessity ...
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How do you get into the basement room near Sinclair Spirits?

How do you get into the basement room in Fort Frolic near Sinclair Spirits? The entrance is under a grate that won't open. The room is on the left, and the grate is under the number 24, on this map: ...
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Is there a limit on the number of bodies/corpses/lockboxes in a certain zone? How do I increase this limit?

I would like to know if BioShock 1 or 2 limits the number of bodies/corpses in a certain zone (like Dishonored, another game that also uses the Unreal engine). Does either game remove corpses to make ...
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How do you access the locked area in Poseidon Plaza? [duplicate]

I've been playing through Bioshock again, and there's an area in Poseidon Plaza which I can't figure out how to get to. This is the place on the map: click to enlarge This seems to be the (locked) ...