Irrational Games and their publisher 2K really
want you to pre-order BioShock Infinite
. Now, I can tell what you're thinking:Thank you, Captain Obvious, any other nuggets of wisdom for today?
...and you're absolutely right to do so, but hear me out. They want you to pre-order their highly-anticipated followup to BioShock
so much that they're including a bonus game that will earn you in-Infinite
cash and items if you pre-order. As revealed today on their official site
those who pre-order BioShock Infinite
from participating retailers will get access to BioShock Infinite: Industrial Revolution
.BioShock Infinite: Industrial Revolution
(developed by Lazy 8 Studios, in close collaboration with Irrational Games) is described with the following:BioShock Infinite: Industrial Revolution is a puzzle game in which you assume the role of a factory worker within the sky-city of Columbia. You complete increasingly difficult puzzles while learning more about the warring factions in the game and earning in-game rewards.
There are nearly 60 puzzles to play, and they are all FREE!
They've also released several screenshots of the game.
As of this time, a few of the "participating retailers" seem to include: GameStop, Best Buy, Amazon, Walmart, Target, and the Irrational Games Store. As always, see the external link
for full details and be sure to check with your retailer of choice if you're interested!BioShock Infinite
is set for a February 26th, 2013 release.