BioShock 2 PC DLC/patch lands tomorrow

Rapture Metro Pack and more finally turn up

Mouse-keyboard types will soon get their fair share of BioShock 2 download shenanigans tomorrow, as 2K confirms the late arrival of the Rapture Metro Map Pack and other goodies as well as a heft fix patch.

"The new BioShock 2 [PC] downloadable content will be available for download on Tuesday, May 25th," says 2K. "This includes the Rapture Metro Pack for 800 MS Points, Zigo and Blanche's Character Pack for 160 MS Points, and the new, free Kill 'em Kindly MP mode. The BioShock 2 PC patch will also be out on Tuesday."

The Rapture Metro Pack offers six new maps based on areas from the single player, a rank increase to level 50, three new achievements/trophies and a 'Rebirth' feature that will give players who have reached the top rank the option to rank down to level 1 and receive a special mask.

It's already available on both Xbox Live and the PlayStation Network. It will set you back 800 Microsoft points on Xbox or £7.99 on the PSN.

Here's the full official PC patch notes:

Fixed MP freezing and connectivity issues
Implemented color-blind friendly hacking UI.
Fixed further issues related to HUD stretching.
Resolved functionality issues related to NVIDIA 3D Stereo options. Option in the Single Player Options Menu was removed and is now activated through the NVIDIA hardware.
Fixed an issue where the User's whole vision would become blurred while using ironsights in DirectX10.
Fixed a problem where trying to install a patch manually through the appdata directory would not work properly.
Fixed an exploit in Multiplayer involving Rebirth
The "Reset All" option in the Multiplayer Controller Settings now functions properly.
Fixed further issues related to plasmid gene bank hotkeys not taking effect in-game.
Resolved a problem where two parties consisting of five players were unable to join the same game lobby for any game mode except Survival of the Fittest.
Fixed various localization bugs for Multiplayer
Fixed an issue where task switching while in a game lobby would not initiate.
Improved security for various weapon loadout files and fixed related exploits.
Fixed issue where the title will fail to direct the user to the proper lobby when a join-able match is in session and the user accepts a game invite or attempts to join session in progress.
Fixed issue when BioShock 2 fails to apply the title update when the files are placed in the appdata directory manually
Fixed text overrun on the Corpse counter from the first Little Sister
There are 53 achievements available to the user after installing TU 047.
Fixed issue where BioShock 2 is listed as two separate games in the Games for Windows - LIVE guide after installing the title update and earning achievements.
Fixed Spanish language issue where text overrran the textbox provided on the multiplayer lobby
Fixed German language map title for Fontaine Fisheries
Players can automatically reach rebirth rank 40 with any rank rebirth profile by viewing the epilogue within the apartment.
Changes made to customizable controls using the "Reset All" function are not saved when the game is restarted.
Fixed issue where the title will fail to properly task switch while in a game lobby when account management is chosen on Vista x86 PCs
Fixed exploit where the user can modify the user specific .ini to acquire weapon loadouts before reaching the appropriate rank