The year is 1960, while flying over the Atlantic ocean, average citizen Jack blacks out and awakens to discover that he is the sole survivor of a plane crash. Amidst the wreckage of his plane Jack spots and swims to a lighthouse and boards a Bathysphere that takes him deep within the ocean and into Rapture. Originally conceived as a utopia where a man would be entitled to all that he made without the interference of "parasites" by idealistic billionaire mogul Andrew Ryan. Rapture has since decayed and festered from the infectious effects of civil war and anarchy, brought about by the very ideals it citizens and it's leader embrace. Aided by a sympathetic smuggler and a rogue geneticist, Jack salvages gene altering chemicals transforming himself into a superhuman, and uses his newfound powers and abilities as well as an arsenal of weapons to fend off the vicious hordes of psychotic mutants, security robots and armored supersoldiers that resulted from Rapture's unrest while given the ... Written by
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Even though they were always called "Little Sisters" in the game design documents, the Little Sister was not always designed as a little girl but always needed to be a sympathetic character. Originally the Little Sister was going to be a slug, but it had no appendages and could not present emotion without a face. Several other designs were attempted such as a crab and a crippled dog. However, none of these designs were sympathetic enough, and the little sister became a small human girl. See more
[repeated line; the player defeats the Big Daddy
Please get up, Mr. Bubbles! Please!
[the little sister is in tears
"Beyond The Sea"
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