BioShock Could Switch Developers

Take-Two may end up switching BioShock developers yet afresh now that 2K Marin is currently harder at plan on its newest accessible title, XCOM.

During the company's 2010 additional division banking alarm this afternoon, an analyst asked if the development of XCOM could arrest 2K Marin from alive on approaching BioShock titles. Take-Two said that while it hasn't accustomed up on the franchise, it could move it to addition studio.

"We anticipate BioShock is still one of the a lot of important franchises in the industry," said Take-Two Chairman Strauss Zelnick. "We do intend to abutment it; doesn't necessarily accept to be at 2K Marin, but we do intend to abutment the franchise."

"First and foremost, we're focused on downloadable content. We intend to abide to abutment BioShock 2 with added downloadable content," Zelnick added. "We anticipate the authorization has a continued activity indeed."

BioShock 2 hasn't absolutely lived up to Take-Two's expectations.

During their call, the aggregation acclaimed the bold was able-bodied accustomed by the media and was profitable, but sales "slowed down eventually than we had expected." Last quarter, it was appear BioShock 2 alien 3 actor copies. Take-Two did not accommodate an adapted sales number.

The aboriginal BioShock appellation was developed by 2K Boston, which is headed by bold artist Ken Levine. The flat afresh switched its name aback to Irrational Games.