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  • Blog Post: Ken Levine Is Working On An Interactive Twilight Zone Series

    Ken Levine isn’t leaving his current project at the studio formerly known as Irrational. He does have something new in the works, though. The creator of the BioShock franchise is teaming up with media house Interlude for an interactive series based on Rod Serling’s Twilight Zone . The project... More
  • Blog Post: Ken Levine's Take On System Shock 3 And Its Similarities To His Next Project

    With the announcement of Otherside Entertainment's upcoming sequel to the beloved System Shock 2, we wanted to check in and see what the lead designer and lead writer of that game, Ken Levine, thought of the news. In an interview for an upcoming episode of The Game Informer Show , Levine had this... More
  • Blog Post: Irrational Games Job Listing Hints At Ken Levine’s Next Project

    Much of what we know about Ken Levine’s next project following the transition from Irrational Games to whatever the studio is going to be called now is about its narrative underpinnings. Levine has described the approach as “narrative Legos,” and he told me in April that early voice... More
  • Blog Post: Ken Levine Isn't Working On The Logan's Run Remake Anymore, But Parts Of His Script May Remain

    The remake of the 1976 sci-fi film Logan's Run has been in production purgatory for nearly 15 years, but a new addition to the team might change that. Writer and producer Simon Kinberg has been hired on by Warner Bros. to move the film forward. The script for Logan's Run has been worked on and... More
  • Blog Post: Ken Levine On Next Game: Shadow Of Mordor Validated Interest In ‘Narrative Replayability’

    Irrational Games founder and BioShock mastermind Ken Levine took to Twitter today to answer questions about his new team’s inaugural project. We learned a bit more about the title, though don’t expect a title (or concrete specifics today). Levine says he’s trying to approach this project... More
  • Blog Post: BioShock Priced For iOS, Launching Tonight

    BioShock's port to iOS was announced earlier this month, and now we know when we will be able to play it. The game will be $14.99 and should be showing up in iTunes tonight. The iOS version of the game will offer controller support, but you will also be able to play the game using the touchscreen... More
  • Blog Post: [Update] Ken Levine's Team Doesn't Have A Name Yet

    Update: Ken Levine contacted us regarding this story. It looks like the Irrational name might not be guaranteed after all. "We don't have a name. Anybody got any ideas?" Levine wrote in his correspondence. Our source, GamesIndustry, has also edited its story. "Zelnick notes that Levine... More
  • Blog Post: Ken Levine Talks Player Participation and Breaking Away From Linear Narratives

    Ken Levine shocked many when announcing he would be " winding down " Irrational Games, keeping only select members to start what he called "a smaller, more entrepreneurial endeavor at Take-Two." Things might be changing professionally for Levine, but his passion for rich storytelling... More
  • Blog Post: BioShock To Live On Despite Irrational Closure

    This week brought surprising news that Irrational Games will be closing . Founder Ken Levine will be starting anew within 2K Games, bringing with him approximately 15 people. The remaining employees ( reported by the Boston Globe to number over 100) are now seeking new opportunities. We reached out to... More
  • Blog Post: Ken Levine To Be Given Lifetime Achievement Award This Week

    Irrational Games co-founder and creative director Ken Levine will be recognized with a lifetime achievement award at the Golden Joysticks this Friday. This is the first time that a lifetime achievement award will be presented at the ceremony. Levine's credits include System Shock 2, BioShock, and... More
  • Blog Post: Update: BioShock Infinite's Ken Levine Teases Excitement For Tomorrow

    Update: Yesterday, Ken Levine teased excitement for tomorrow. Today, he is doing the same thing. Check the internets tuesday at around 8AM est to see what I'm up to tomw. Hopefully, it won't involve a perp walk. — Ken Levine (@IGLevine) July 29, 2013 Thanks to Eric for the news tip! Original... More
  • Blog Post: Ken Levine Still Wants BioShock On Vita

    According to recent tweets from Irrational Games co-founder and creative director Ken Levine, he's still working to get a BioShock game started up on Sony's Vita handheld. Late last week Levine went on a question answering spree from his Twitter followers when one of them asked about the latest... More
  • Blog Post: Ken Levine Addresses Status Of Bioshock Infinite DLC

    We've been fielding questions from readers wondering what's going on with the Bioshock Infinite DLC. Fans, especially those that pre-purchased the season pass and are waiting for their investment to pay off. Today on Twitter, Ken Levine commented on the status of the additional content. DLC Update... More
  • Blog Post: Bioshock's Ken Levine Tapped To Write Logan's Run Remake For Warner Bros.

    Irrational Games' Ken Levine is returning to his roots. No, that doesn't mean we're getting another System Shock. Levine, who started out as a film writer, will be penning the script for Warner Bros.' Logan's Run remake. The original, released in 1976 and directed by Michael Anderson... More
  • Blog Post: How To Unlock 1999 Mode In BioShock Infinite

    If you want to experience BioShock Infinite at its most difficult, you need to play on 1999 Mode. This typically isn't an option on your first playthrough...unless you input a secret code. The best part? You probably already know the code. Going back to the sensibilities of late-'90s shooters... More
  • Blog Post: Ken Levine Discusses The Evolution Of AI Companions

    At a recent BAFTA event, Ken Levine took the stage to discuss his personal history in the gaming industry, and talk about the evolution of storytelling and character interaction in video games. It's full of neat trivia about Levine's experience making video games, as well as some thoughtful consideration... More
  • Blog Post: Ken Levine Shut Down The BioShock Film Adaptation

    Ken Levine, the man who wrote BioShock and imagined its world, officially put a stop to the film adaption. At one time, Pirates of the Caribbean and The Weather Man director Gore Verbinski was behind the project, fighting to make sure it was an R-rated film that paid proper tribute to the game's... More
  • Blog Post: Ken Levine: BioShock Vita Not Currently In Development

    In an interview with IGN, BioShock creator Ken Levine said that, because no deal has been signed between Sony and publisher Take Two, the much-discussed BioShock game for Vita has not been started. Levine says business concerns and lack of a funding deal has delayed the project, which he still hopes... More
  • Blog Post: Irrational Reveals Bioshock Infinite's Other Official Cover Art

    After the negative feedback from the Internet to Bioshock Infinite's official cover art, Irrational Games held an online poll to select an alternative cover art, and a decision has been made. The news comes from the Irrational Games official blog . The cover you see above and below won 38% of the... More
  • Blog Post: Bioshock Infinite Cover Poll

    Irrational games is asking fans to vote on their favorite alternate Bioshock Infinite cover. Following controversy from the cover reveal, Ken Levine posted on the Irrational website asking fans to vote on for the best design. The top-voted design will be on the reverse side of the above box art. Additionally... More
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