It looks like some new rumors about BioShock’s next game, BioShock 4, have just surfaced. According to these new rumors, BioShock 4 will be called BioShock Isolation, will be powered by Unreal Engine 5 and will be announced in Q1 2023.
As the leak points out, the game is being developed by former developers Watch Dogs: Legion, Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Mafia 3, Deus Ex: Mankind Divided. So yes, this is definitely good news.
This information came from Oops Leaks. He also leaked a slide from the game’s pitching. According to the slide, BioShock Isolation will have two cities. These cities will have a common border zone, and one of them will be underground.
Now, as with all rumors, take everything you just read with a grain of salt. As with most games in development, this can change. 2K Games and Cloud Chamber may also change the name of the game. However, this is how Cloud Chamber submitted the game to 2K Games.
Finally, while this leak hints at a 2023 Q1 disclosure, it will be interesting to see what happens next week. In case you didn’t know, the Video Game Awards will be presented on December 9th. So we can see something of this new BioShock game in this playable event. Jeff Keely stated that they will show 40-50 games.