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Score Breakdown Based on 44979 ratings
  1. 10 (25613)
  2. 9 (14013)
  3. 8 (2959)
  4. 7 (821)
  5. 6 (319)
  6. 5 (180)
  7. 4 (112)
  8. 3 (102)
  9. 2 (107)
  10. 1 (757)

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  • User Rating 8.5

    I waited to get this game until I upgraded my PC and it was well worth the wait, amazing graphics and freaky story.

    Rated on August 16, 2009 by y2chuck

    I've only been playing this for a day so far but am really impressed. Graphically it is outstanding and playing in the dark with headphones on is a pretty freaky experience. It is a bit on the easy ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    An excellent look into a Utopian society that quickly degrades into a dystopia.

    Rated on August 19, 2009 by ToJPhantom

    When I first picked up BioShock I thought that it was just a normal FPS with some good scares thrown into the mix. Imagine my surprise when it turned out to have RPG elements, with some customization...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    an adventure fps as i would put it

    Rated on August 31, 2009 by williebobc

    this game is truely amazing from all angles,the story starts off quite interesting as you start on a plain not really knowing where you've bin or what's going on,a plain crash's and you end up in the ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Ok, I'm impressive

    Rated on April 02, 2008 by demigod_r

    I hesitated for months about getting this game and now that I picked it up, I don't know why it took me so long (ok, I wasn't paying $50). I haven't even finished the first level and this game is a...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    Gasp...unforgetable, needs a sequal. 10/10.<br /> Horrific awesomeness.<br />

    Rated on April 02, 2008 by amplifystryder

    Bioshock is an amazing game! I beat it in...what was it? I think it was just over two days. Whatever. I like RPG's the most when it comes to genre, followed close behind by the big gun behemoths...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    A good FPS with great sci-fi elements.

    Rated on April 03, 2008 by Total_mischief

    Bioshock is a very interesting shooter and that gives a new feel to the FPS. The powers you gain through the game (I can't remember exactly how they're called) are surprisingly fun to use and you can ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    Mr bubble...

    Rated on April 05, 2008 by KillerLiew

    Hey guy.. I finally end this games and this games is really cool. For the beginning I was wondered why I being transfer to the underworld and listen to a stranger who asked me to save him. 1 thing I d...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    Incredible setting & original in almost everything it does. A technical showcase and possibly the best FPS this gen

    Rated on August 25, 2009 by Chrysus

    In Brief The Good: -Incredibly original and creative -Great setting -Plasmids add exciting possibilities to combat -Voice acting and use of dialogue always impresses -Rarely takes you out of c...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    An atmospheric take on retro-futurism, this game should be loved just for the art direction alone.

    Rated on August 28, 2009 by LGTX

    As of this day, Bioshock from 2K Games stands as one of the most important FPS-es ever developed, and one of the first games to actually incorporate things as a quality art design, a smart, deep gamep...

    6 out of 6 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    A class shooter that i won't soon forget.

    Rated on August 28, 2009 by Meejoe27

    Bioshock is set in an Ayn Rand dystopian past. For those who have read Ayn Rands books it was especially fun to see a game maker take the social ideas and turn them into an interactive experience. It ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.