BioShock Infinite & DLC Available
6:00 AM | Cord Kruse | 1 comment
Aspyr Media's BioShock Infinite has launched for Mac users. Developed by Irrational Games and brought to the Mac by Aspyr, BioShock Infinite introduces an "entirely new narrative experience that lifts players out of the familiar confines of Rapture and rockets them to Columbia, an immense city in the sky."
Set in 1912, players assume the role of former Pinkerton agent Booker DeWitt, sent to the lost city to rescue Elizabeth, a young woman imprisoned there since childhood. During their daring escape, Booker and Elizabeth form a powerful bond – one that lets Booker augment his own abilities with her world-altering control over the environment. Together, they fight foes in high-speed Sky-Line battles, engage in combat both indoors and amongst the clouds, and harness the power of dozens of new weapons and abilities.Aspyr has also released the Columbia's Finest DLC, and will be releasing Clash in the Clouds in September:
With the original BioShock, Irrational Games won "Game of the Year" awards from Game Informer, IGN, G4's X-Play, and BAFTA and redefined what players expect from a first-person shooter. Bioshock Infinite has won over 75 editorial awards, including the Game Critics Awards’ Best of Show during E3 2011.
Minimum System Requirements:
- Operating System: 10.8.4 (Mountain Lion)
- CPU Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo (Dual-Core)
- CPU Speed: 2.2GHz
- Memory: 4 GB RAM
- Hard Disk Space: 30 GB
- Video Card (ATI): Radeon HD 3870
- Video Card (NVidia): Geforce 640M
- Video Memory (VRam): 512 MB
- Peripherals: Macintosh mouse and keyboard
- Supported Video Cards:
Gamepad support: Bioshock Infinite supports both the Xbox 360 wired gamepad AND the PlayStation 3 Dualshock 3 Wireless Controller
- NVIDIA GeForce® 640M, 650M, 660M, 675MX, 680MX
- ATI Radeon HD 3870, HD 4850, HD 5670, HD 5750, HD 5770, HD 5870, HD 6750, HD 6770, HD 6970
- Intel HD Graphics 4000
- NOTICE: The following video chipsets are unsupported for Bioshock Infinite:
- ATI RADEON HD 2000 Series
- ATI RADEON HD 4670
- ATI RADEON HD 6490M, 6630M
- NVIDIA 9000 Series
- NVIDIA 320M, 330M
- Intel HD 3000
- Intel Integrated GMA 950
- Intel Integrated x3100
- NOTICE: This game is not supported on volumes formatted as Mac OS Extended (Case Sensitive)
Columbia's Finest:Bioshock Infinite is available for $39.99 (USD), Columbia's Finest is $4.99 (USD), and Clash in the Clouds can be pre-ordered for $4.99 (USD).
Get ahead of the game!
Start your game with 500 Silver Eagles (in-game currency), 5 Lock Picks to help you navigate through Columbia, and six unique Gear items. The Gear items in this pack, Handyman Nemesis, Sugar Rush, Fleet Feet, Bull Rush, Extra! Extra!, and Betrayer provide damage bonuses, movement speed bonuses or loot bonuses. In addition, this download grants access to two weapon upgrades: Comstock’s China Broom Shotgun and Comstock’s Eagle Eye Sniper Rifle.
Clash in the Clouds:
Are you up to the challenge?
BioShock Infinite: Clash in the Clouds is an action-focused downloadable content pack that presents players with a series of unique, intense challenges and a whole new gambit of combat opportunities. Players will combine a diverse toolset of weapons, Vigors, gear, Tears and Sky-Lines in four new areas inspired by the classic BioShock Infinite environments. In addition, by completing all 60 Blue Ribbon challenges, players will unlock exclusives in the Columbian Archeological Society, gaining access to new Voxophones, Kinetoscopes, concept art and more.
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