Inside Irrational: from System Shock 2 to Bioshock Infinite


How a critical darling avoided buckling under commercial pressures and stayed true to its storytelling ideals.

The Making Of: System Shock 2

The Making Of: System Shock 2

An inexperienced team working on the sequel to one of the most respected games in PC history. It sounds like a recipe for horror. And it was – but in a good way.

System Shock 2 review

System Shock 2 Review

This review originally appeared in E77, November 1999.