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  • Survival Rafting: The Flame In The Flood

    Published at Rock, Paper, Shotgun - 3 readers

    By Alice O'Connor on October 8th, 2014 at 9:00 am. Many survival games are about building and fortifying, recreating civilisation starting with one single shack or hole in the ground, slowly building up until you’ve got all mod cons and a lovely new fitted kitchen. The Flame in the Flood is about taking what you can and getting the heck out, riding down a mighty river on your raft.

  • Check out The Flame in The Flood, from the Developers of BioShock

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    Just a few days ago The Molasses Flood launched a Kickstarter campaign for their new game The Flame In The Flood, a game based out in the wilderness where there is a simple goal; survive. The game takes place in a post-societal America on the backwaters. You are a woman named Scout who’s fighting for survival and in order to do that, you need to scrounge for supplies, look for s ...

  • Jade Raymond Leaves Ubisoft For Other Video Game Opportunities

    Game Rant - - 2 readers - There comes a time when a veteran member of the game industry decides they need to leave their current setting in order to pursue other creative projects. In most cases, company and employee part ways amicably, with all eyes on the latter to see what they’ll show the world next. It’s been happening a lot lately, with Cliffy B leaving Epic Games, Notch selling Mojang and leav ...
  • The Flame in the Flood Reaches its Kickstarter Goal

    Brutal Gamer - - 2 readers - Good news for the indie developer The Molasses Flood. Their Kickstarter for The Flame in the Flood met its goal today with twenty-three days left. With this big news the developers have added stretch goals to meet some desired features, such as translations for other languages as well as a possible development for PS4 release if a $300,000 mark is met.
  • Former Bioshock Dev’s Kickstarter For Bizarre “The Black Glove” Arrives

    The Gamer Headlines - - 2 readers - Today the Kickstarter campaign for The Black Glove, a project by former Irrational Games developers who worked on both Bioshock and Bioshock Infinite forming their new studio Day For Night Games, has launched and aims to raise $550,000 before November 4th. The game, which was announced back in June, is described as a “metaphysical thriller” in which you are the curator of a 1920 ...
  • BioShock Infinite Could be Getting Complete Edition in Nov

    Gaming Precision - - 1 readers - It’s been roughly a year and a half since BioShock Infinite hit the video game world, living up to the high expectations of Ken Levine’s reputation and the much-beloved predecessor in the original BioShock. And now it looks like we might be getting a shiny new edition of the game: what’s being described as the Complete Edition has appeared in listings both on GameStop and on Amazon Canada.

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  • Jade Raymond Leaves Ubisoft For Other Video Game Opportunities

    … Games, Notch selling Mojang and leaving Minecraft behind, Dean Hall leaving Bohemia Interactive and DayZ, John Carmack leaving id Software to join Oculus VR full-time, Rod Fergusson leaving Epic Games and then Irrational Games, etc. In today’s case, a big name in the game industry has departed from Ubisoft, with the company announcing that producer…

    2 readers - Kyree Leary - Game Rant - To Leave -
  • The Flame in the Flood Reaches its Kickstarter Goal

    …, as she faces harsh environments and conditions with her dog while navigating the river to safety. Game Informer wrote an in-depth article covering the creation of the team as well as the game. The Molasses Flood was created following the dissolution of Irrational Games earlier this year with many of the developers and creators from such great games…

    2 readers - Brutal Gamer -
  • Check out The Flame in The Flood, from the Developers of BioShock

    … to scrounge for supplies, look for shelter and evade the wolves that loom in the shadows waiting to strike when you falter. You travel with your faithful companion, a hound named Aesop. Yep, there’s a dog and you’re in a survival game. You know we’re all screwed and it’s gonna be a gutwrencher. So it’s down to Scout and Aesop to jump on their raft…

    2 readers - n3rdabl3 - BioShock -


  • Bioshock Infinite devs Kickstart The Flame in the Flood

    …A group of former Irrational Games members have teamed up to work on a new game called The Flame in the Flood. At the time of writing, the Kickstarter campaign for the PC and Mac game has generated $43,000 of its $150,000 target in just one day. The Flame in the Flood is described as "rogue-lite river journey through the backwaters of a forgotten…

    1 readers - CVG - BioShock Infinite - BioShock -
  • Survival Rafting: The Flame In The Flood

    …, riding down a mighty river on your raft. Created by a bunch of former BioShock Infinite developers from Irrational Games, it’s a procedural survival game where you’ll need to scavenge on land but must escape down the river before the rains come. And it’s on Kickstarter, looking for $150,000 (£93k). The river rolls through a procedurally-generated…

    3 readers - Alice O'connor - Rock, Paper, Shotgun -
  • BioShock Infinite: Complete Edition coming this year

    …". In CVG's BioShock Infinite review, we praised it as "sky-high with character, conspiracy, controversy and chaos" and a "great all-round shooter, even if it doesn't innovate as much as expected". Our BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea review enjoyed Irrational Games' swan song overall, but lamented it for "awkwardly recontextualising a beloved story".…

    3 readers - CVG - BioShock Infinite - BioShock -


  • BioShock's Terrifying Predecessor Turns 15 Today

    …Before there was BioShock, there was System Shock 2. The first full title produced by Irrational Games when it was still a tiny spin-off from Looking Glass Studios, this terrifying hybrid of a first person shooter and RPG first came out 15 years ago today. Let's all remember in turn just how scared we were when we first stepped into the Von Braun spaceship. Read more...…

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  • BioShock Heading to iOS this Summer

    …2K and Take Two Interactive have announced that the original game BioShock (by Irrational Games) is heading to iOS devices this summer. The mobile game promises to deliver “the complete experience of the original” game, which launched on Xbox 360 and PC in 2007, on PS3 the following year and on Mac in 2009. BioShock will be compatible with iPad…

    1 readers - Galit Gordon - Gaming Cypher - BioShock -

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