Originally Posted by Jig Saw 123
I'm currently still playing the first Bioshock, haven already beaten Bioshock 2, I wasn't too impressed. When I first saw the trailer a few assumptions popped into my head as to how this game and location fits into the Bioshock cannon. I think it's very possible Andrew Ryan was inspired by the floating city of Columbia, but felt it was too influenced by the government and religious cults. This is definitely on my list for must have.
They haven't quite stated yet if it is indeed in the same universe as the first BioShock, but they have stated that it's a whole new, completely unrelated story.