This week’s biggest video game release, Bioshock Infinite.
Several years ago Irrational Games’ BioShock came out, it was said BI would usher in a new age for video games. A first-person shooter, BioShock married play to narrative with thematic sophistication and BioShock became a game that felt like art. Now, Irrational Games has created, Bioshock Infinite, a can’t miss masterpiece.
Next-up in the big release department: From the creators of Mortal Kombat, Injustice: Gods Among Us.
I: GAU, is a new DC first person fighter. Warner Bros. Interactive and DC offer an alternate DC Universe where Superman has become a facist dictator. Batman then must team up with other heroes and villains to stop the Man of Steel and other heros and villians. Might be hard to tell who is hero and who is villian. There will be a battle addition and a collector’s edition available for play on the for Xbox 360 and the PS3. The Battle Edition features everything from the Collector’s Edition, as well as an exclusive fight stick. Retail $149.99 for the Battle Addition.
The all-new DC game, set in a world where the lines between good and evil are blurred, was development by award-winning NetherRealm Studios and hopes to be a new fighting game franchise with an original story; a large cast of DC Comics icons such as Batman, Green Arrow, Cyborg, Harley Quinn, Nightwing, Solomon Grundy, Superman, The Flash, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern and many others. Just what the world needs now, heroes and villains engaging in epic battles on a massive scale.
BioShock Infinite in stores now.
Injustice: Gods Amoung Us
To be released for the PS3, Xbox 360 and Wii U on April 16.