Originally Posted by QforQ
Bioshock's art and setting was great, but even not counting those things the game was still a lot of fun. I enjoyed the levels, the weapons, the story, etc.
I think Bioshock's real success was the story telling. That seems to be what everyone talks about at least
If only Bioshock had been as entertaining in the gameplay department as it was in the looks department, it would be a contender. Sort of like having a dumb blonde girlfriend. (As if I would know what it's like to have a girlfriend...
Prey had relentlessly linear levels, cliche'd storyline, and in spite of that it was reasonably fun to play. It scores over Bioshock in the "blowing things up" department.