New BioShock Title Reportedly In Development

15 April, 2018, 00:49 | Author: Darren Santiago
  • Next BioShock game currently in development at “top-secret” 2K Games studio

The last new game for the franchise was BioShock Infinite, which was a multi-platform game first released in March 2013. While the big publication did not reveal any additional details, it did reveal that some of the members from the development team have worked in Mafia 3.

According to Kotaku's Jason Schreier when interviewing developers at Hangar 13, the developers behind Mafia III, for a story an unnamed studio was working on a new installment in the BioShock franchise codenamed "Parkside". Jason Schreier is a reliable source so it's nearly certain.

A "top-secret" studio is working on the next BioShock game, and it's now being developed under the codename Parkside.

According to staff within Hangar 13, "it was all very tight-lipped" regarding the secret game that is believed to be a new BioShock. Since then, there have been some re-releases and remasters for current-generation consoles, but nothing substantial in the way of a new game.

"If anyone from Hangar 13 tried to strike up a conversation with them, they'd say, 'Oh, we can't really talk about it, '" a source close to the studio told Kotaku.

Since then, the studio has "floundered" as it tries to figure out what its next project should be, with ideas like a fourth Mafia set in Las Vegas during the 70s, a spy game set in Berlin in the 80s, and a music-fueled action game ultimately being abandoned.

2K has not officially announced this project, but Take-Two interactive has let fans know that Bioshock is a "permanent franchise".

Until E3, we'll just have to stick with our imaginations about what comes next.

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