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A man is sent to the flying city of Columbia to find a missing girl. However, upon arrival he discovers that the city, its people, and his objective are all not what they seem.

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Ken Levine

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Ken Levine (lead writer), Jordan Thomas (senior writer) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Troy Baker ... Booker DeWitt (voice)
Courtnee Draper ... Elizabeth (voice)
Kiff VandenHeuvel ... Zachary Hale Comstock (voice)
Laura Bailey ... Lady Comstock / Esther Mailer / Flower Vendor (voice)
Kimberly Brooks ... Daisy Fitzroy (voice) (as Kimberly D. Brooks)
Oliver Vaquer ... Robert Lutece / Additional Voices (voice)
Jennifer Hale ... Rosalind Lutece (voice)
Bill Lobley ... Jeremiah Fink (voice)
Keith Szarabajka ... Cornelius Slate (voice)
Steve Blum ... Motorized Patriot Barker / Body Builder / Columbian Citizen (voice)
Anthony Brophy ... Dockworker / Homeless Man / Vox Populi (voice)
Terrence 'T.C.' Carson ... Additional Voices (voice) (as TC Carson)
Vic Chao ... Chen Lin (voice)
Erin Cole ... Additional Voices (voice)
Dioni Michelle Collins ... Additional Voices (voice)
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Storyline

The year is 1912, deep in debt, ex-Pinkerton agent Booker DeWitt is sent to the mysterious flying city of Columbia to find and retrieve a young woman imprisoned in a tower since birth - Elizabeth and to "Bring us the girl and wipe away the debt". However, almost as soon as Booker arrives, he finds that Columbia and its people are not quite what they seem, and all too soon science, religion, morality, family and life all clash and spiral down into utter chaos, with Booker and Elizabeth as unlikely partners in the midst of all the action. Written by Paddington

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Taglines:

Bring us the girl, wipe away the debt.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 March 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

BioShock 3 See more »

Filming Locations:

Chicago, Illinois, USA See more »

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Irrational Games See more »
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In order to get an emotional performance from Courtnee Draper, Troy Baker and director Ken Levine repeatedly made derogatory and insulting remarks towards Courtnee Draper during recording sessions at her request, until she achieved the proper emotion necessary for the performance. See more »

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Radio news broadcasts are heard, and radios are also heard broadcasting music. Although radio broadcasts were feasible in the 1910s, neither of these innovations really became widespread until the 1920s, with the first radio news broadcasts not happening until 1920. See more »

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Elizabeth: Do you ever get used to it? The killing...
Booker DeWitt: Faster than you can imagine.
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Black Gal
Recorded by Alan Lomax, Parchman Farm (Mississippi State Penitentiary), 1948
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Mind Blown with it's Brilliance!
29 March 2013 | by CJ-JacobsSee all my reviews

I have played many games in the past to completion and Bioshock infinite is one of the few that has completely mind fudged me with its brilliance.

It's character driven story mixed with its clever and well constructed writing not only creates a masterpiece of a story but emotionally attaches you to the lovable characters Elizabeth and Booker. These along with other awesome characters have amazing voice acting, dialogue and personalities - it sometimes feel as if these characters, especially Elizabeth, are real humans - The connection that grows between the player and these game characters is truly wonderful and emotional.

The game play is true to its predecessors in maintaining the addictive fun you experience while shooting up enemy's and using Vigor, which is the equivalent to the originals 'plasmids', to your advantage. Elizabeth doesn't annoy you during combat as she can take care of herself and is not a burden when you play, but is a joy to have by your side. Her gameplay mechanic of creating 'tears' to help you take down your enemy's is implemented well in the game along with the skyline and it's melee executions and ability's, which also fit in well with the game's structure.

The sound effects in the game have a nice and crisp quality and the mission design plus the set pieces are just great. The atmosphere of the city of Columbia, a floating city with a old school American theme, makes this game unique and different from the other Bioshocks, which take place in the underwater city of Rapture, but it still has this familiar sense about it which is nostalgic and amazing.

The game does not have a multiplayer nor does it need one as it truly delivers a cinematic and breath taking experience that you alone can, in fact you must have and I urge you to buy this game, as it is no doubly my game of this year and could possibly be my game of the decade!

10/10 - love doesn't come close to what I feel towards this game!

Just to let you guys know, this is my first ever review on IMDb!! Thanks for reading :)


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