Irrational Games

Irrational Games (known briefly as 2K Boston, Inc./2K Australia Pty. Ltd.) was a video game developer founded in 1997 by three former employees of Looking Glass Studios: Ken Levine, Jonathan Chey, and Robert Fermier as Irrational Games. On January 9, 2006, Take-Two Interactive announced that they had purchased Irrational, and would publish their games under the 2K Games label.At its largest point Irrational had two studios, one in Quincy, Massachusetts, USA just outside Boston, Massachusetts and the other in Canberra, Australia.A third studio, 2K Marin, was split off from 2K Boston in 2007, with five former Irrational Games employees leaving to join the new company.
Posts about Irrational Games
  • BioShock Infinite: Complete Edition Coming Next Week!

    … BioShock Infinite was such a good game, a game loved by many and now it’s getting the ‘Complete Edition’ treatment! The game from 2K games and Irrational Games came out all the way in March of 2013 and received high praises as well as many awards. Here at n3rdabl3 many of us enjoyed the game when it was first released. The Complete Edition…

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  • The Black Glove Trailer

    … Former Irrational Games developers formed quite a while ago a brand new studio that is called Day for Night Games, and started to work on the studio’s first game The Black Glove. We didn’t know too much about this game for a while, but now, we know a little bit more, still not enough, though about this project, with a whole new trailer…

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  • Playing a Fake Arcade Game Will Make a Weird Game Weirder

    … When first signs of life appeared for The Black Glove, it quickly became clear that the former BioShock devs working on the first-person game wanted it to be a bit bizarre. So, their homage to old-school arcade games won't just be a fun, nostalgic mini-game. Those creatures are going to break through into the funky nightclub where the game…

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  • Live Blog - The Golden Joystick Awards 2014

    …, the Joysticks is the world's biggest public-voted gaming awards. Over nine million public votes were cast for this year's event. Last year's winners included Game of the Year Grand Theft Auto V, Best Newcomer The Last of Us and Studio of the Year Naughty Dog, while Irrational Games co-founder Ken Levine picked up the long-running event's inaugural Lifetime Achievement award. What will win this year? Find out below in the liveblog. Liveblog No need to reload the page, updates are automatic JavaScript must be enabled to view live blogs…

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  • LIVE: Watch the 32nd Annual Golden Joystick Awards

    … tighter. Device 6, Tearaway, Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag, Dark Souls 2, Mario Kart 8 and The Wolf Among Us are just some of the 18 games shortlisted for the prestigious award. Batman: Arkham Knight, Halo 5: Guardians, The Legend of Zelda Wii U, The Witcher 3 and Uncharted 4 are among the titles vying for the Most Wanted prize, while Blizzard, Media…

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  • Bioshock Infinite devs Kickstart The Flame in the Flood

    … bites, fatigue, hypothermia, open wounds, infection - and will have to find the required cure for each. Each game is one-life-only and each time you play the river is completely procedurally generated, meaning no two explorations will be the same. The team working on The Flame in the Flood is comprised mainly of former Irrational members…

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