Bioshock Movie Still Not Dead

Sony Registers BIOSHOCK Movie Domains

Could a live-action Bioshock movie be in the works again?

Kotaku reports that Sony Pictures has registered three curious domain names:, and At this time, there is no content available on these pages.

Even if a Sony-produced BioShock films is only in the early stages of being developed it seems logical that the studio would want to lock down potentially lucrative domain names.

Universal was the last studio to try and adapt BioShock to film in 2008 with Gore Verbinski at the helm and a script written by John Logan. It eventually fell apart as BioShock creator Ken Levine stepped in and pulled the plug for good in 2010. Levine felt as though replacement director Juan Carlos Fresnadillo was not a good match for BioShock, nor was Levine willing to make other compromises just to see his game come to life on the big screen.

Last year, Levine mentioned that he will attempt to write a BioShock screenplay after he completed BioShock Infinite (as well as a Logan's Run screenplay). Perhaps, he did.

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