The Next BioShock Game Will Be Made by a New 2K Studio
A new BioShock game was officially confirmed to be in development on Monday by 2K. The next entry in the acclaimed shooter series will be made by a new 2K studio, Cloud Chamber, which will be lead by veteran game developer Kelly Gilmore and based in two separate offices in California and Canada.
Gilmore said in a statement that “many” of Cloud Chamber’s employees are “responsible for BioShock’s principal creation, advancement and longstanding notoriety”. As for when the studio’s BioShock game will come out, the announcement said that it will “be in development for the next several years.” With this in mind, it is likely that this new game will be a next-gen release.
“BioShock is one of the most beloved, critically praised and highest-rated franchises of the last console generation,” said 2K President David Ismailer. “We can’t wait to see where its powerful narrative and iconic, first-person shooter gameplay head in the future with our new studio team at Cloud Chamber leading the charge.”
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