Bioshock: Infinite Ultimate Songbird and Premium Editions announced

Bioshock: Infinite Ultimate Songbird and Premium Editions announced


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Game Info

GAME NAME: Bioshock: Infinite

DEVELOPER(S): Irrational Games

PUBLISHER(S): 2K

PLATFORM(S): Xbox 360, PS3, PC

GENRE(S): FPS

RELEASE DATE(S): 26 February 2013

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2K and Irrational Games last week announced that Australia would be receiving two special editions -- Ultimate Songbird and Premium --  of Bioshock: Infinite.

The Ultimate Songbird Edition -- pictured above -- is exclusive to EB Games, and includes:

SONGBIRD STATUE

This highly detailed, hand painted, resin-cast 9.75” statue was designed in limited edition by Robb Waters, concept artist at Irrational Games. This statue, shipped in collectible packaging inspired by the world of Columbia, will look great on your shelf – in or out of the box.

ART BOOK

This 64-page collectible mini-edition of The Art of BioShock Infinite provides a substantial look at the full version, published by Dark Horse Comics. This special-edition art book offers an exclusive peek at the development of the game’s unique art style, and features a hand distressed linen cover, early designs, and concept art.

HANDYMAN FIGURINE

Get ready to play the upcoming BioShock Infinite board game, BioShock Infinite: The Siege of Columbia, created and published by Plaid Hat Games. With this exclusive, 25mm resin-cast Handyman figure, you’ll have a head start.

LITHOGRAPHIC PRINT

A real-life piece of propaganda from BioShock Infinite’s world of Columbia, this heavy-stock lithograph print, an ad for the Devil’s Kiss vigor, was designed by Jorge Lacera, concept artist at Irrational Games.

MURDER OF CROWS KEYCHAIN

This follow-up to the highly-demanded, full-size Murder of Crows replica bottle is an exclusive 3” keychain. It is fully 3-dimensional, hand-painted and distressed, and features a sturdy brass ring.

DOWNLOADABLE CONTENT 

  • Digital Soundtrack: Downloadable soundtrack features music from BioShock Infinite and is exclusive to the Premium and Ultimate Songbird Editions.
  • Gear Pack:Start the game with three exclusive Gear power-ups:
    • Bull Rush: Melee strikes from a sprint have a chance to knock the enemy down.
    • Extra! Extra!: Audio logs also grant a bounty of “Silver Eagles” – ingame currency.
    • Betrayer: Killing your possessed enemies causes them to explode in a fireball that deals damage.
  • Xbox 360 players receive free Booker & Elizabeth avatar costumes

The Premium Edition includes:

ART BOOK

This 64-page collectible mini-edition of The Art of BioShock Infinite provides a substantial look at the full version, published by Dark Horse Comics. This special-edition art book offers an exclusive peek at the development of the game’s unique art style, and features a hand distressed linen cover, early designs, and concept art.

MURDER OF CROWS KEYCHAIN

This follow-up to the highly-demanded, full-size Murder of Crows replica bottle is an exclusive 3” keychain. It is fully 3-dimensional, hand-painted and distressed, and features a sturdy brass ring.

LITHOGRAPHIC PRINT

A real-life piece of propaganda from BioShock Infinite’s world of Columbia, this heavy-stock lithograph print, an ad for the Devil’s Kiss vigor, was designed by Jorge Lacera, concept artist at Irrational Games.

HANDYMAN FIGURINE

Get ready to play the upcoming BioShock Infinite board game, BioShock Infinite: The Siege of Columbia, created and published by Plaid Hat Games. With this exclusive, 25mm resin-cast Handyman figure, you’ll have a head start.

DOWNLOADABLE CONTENT

  • Digital Soundtrack: Downloadable soundtrack features music from BioShock Infinite and is exclusive to the Premium and Ultimate Songbird Editions.
  • Gear Pack: Start the game with three exclusive Gear power-ups:
    • Bull Rush: Melee strikes from a sprint have a chance to knock the enemy down.
    • Extra! Extra!: Audio logs also grant a bounty of “Silver Eagles” – ingame currency.
    • Betrayer: Killing your possessed enemies causes them to explode in a fireball that deals damage.
  • Xbox 360 players free Booker & Elizabeth avatar costumes

Do either of these packs tickle your fancy?

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