Written By: Travis Johnson
2K Games, a publishing label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc., announced today that its [i]BioShock[/i] title, exclusively available for Xbox 360 and Games for Windows, secured the position of all-time top ranked Xbox 360 game and the year’s highest ranked game across all console platforms on Metacritic.com, the popular site that aggregates review scores from the leading video game publications and websites. In addition, the title has set a new record on Xbox LIVE as the fastest downloaded demo to ever reach the 1 million mark. The gaming community first learned that the Xbox 360 demo version of [i]BioShock[/i] became available to download on Microsoft’s Xbox LIVE Marketplace via a surprise announcement on August 12.
"We are really pleased that Microsoft’s Xbox LIVE Marketplace has managed to attract a record number of gamers to its site to download and check out [i]BioShock[i]," said Christoph Hartmann, President of 2K. "The overwhelmingly positive response is not only reflected in the traffic to Xbox LIVE, but the record breaking score reported by Metacritic. We're excited about the reception the fans have given [i]BioShock[/i] and are honored that the game has been recognized as 'Game of the Year' material."
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