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‘BioShock 2′ release date announced

“BioShock 2,” the sequel to one of the most critically acclaimed titles of this console generation, will release worldwide Feb. 9, 2010.

2K Games announced the official release date Friday. The game was originally slated to come out during this holiday season, but was one of many games pushed back into 2010.

“BioShock 2” takes place approximately 10 years after the first game and features a first in the franchise, multiplayer.