Netflix Announces They are Making a BioShock Movie

Netflix announces the long-awaited BioShock Live-Action Movie adaptation. The streaming giant has partnered with Take-Two Interactive, the game’s parent company, to develop a potential cinematic universe. The deal between Netflix and Take-Two has been in the works for almost a year and has many fans feeling excited.

“Netflix is among the best and most forward-thinking storytellers in all of entertainment today,” Take-Two CEO Strauss Zelnick said. “We are thrilled that they share our vision and commitment to the BioShock franchise, which is beloved by millions of fans around the world. 2K’s Cloud Chamber studio is deep in active development on the next iteration of the series and coupled with our partnership with Netflix, we remain highly confident that BioShock will continue to captivate and engage audiences like never before.”

BioShock was released in 2007 and the game is set in a fictional, underwater city called Rapture, players were mysteriously drawn to its depths only to uncover a shocking history of how a city meant to serve as a safe haven for the rich and powerful became a hell underwater, stalked by terrifying suited giants called Big Daddies. The BioShock series of games from 2K has sold more than 39 million copies worldwide and sprang to life in 2007.