Bioshock Available Via Steam Come Release

Valve have today announced that Bioshock, the game that is getting stupidly high review score everywhere, is available via Steam. Thus letting users make the choice of exploiting the innocent survivors of Rapture…or saveing them. The company also revealed that starting today, gamers can pre-order BioShock on Steam for $49.95, and then begin playing the moment the game is made available.

Over the next six months, gamers will be hit with a barrage of highly-anticipated titles,” said Gabe Newell, president and co-founder of Valve. “The lion’s share of these great new releases will be PC games. And with the gameplay and graphic innovations featured in BioShock, it promises to be one of the most important games released in 2007.

BioShock is currently scheduled to be available via Steam and at retail on August 21 in the U.S. and August 24 in Europe.