It is later revealed that he had become sterile from the 'Tear' technology used by the Lutece twins, and he employed them to take Anna DeWitt, Booker's child, from another reality to become Elizabeth and his genetic heir to Columbia. After the Andrew Ryan confrontation and reveal of Atlas' true identity in Hephaestus, Tenenbaum sends Little Sisters to save Jack from the hands of Fontaine by leading him into a vent, where Jack falls and blacks out. His name along with his objectivist philosophy are inspired by Ayn Rand. He was nominated for the Best Male Character by Cheat Code Central, awarded second place. Comstock murdered her and blamed Daisy Fitzroy and the Vox Populi for her death, using the act to further establish control over the city by portraying his late wife as a saint to be worshipped by Columbia's citizens. Little Sisters are usually hiding in the air vents hidden around Rapture, and they will only come out when called by a Big Daddy. He was the creator of Persephone, a private prison housing Andrew Ryan's enemies, doubling as the headquarters of his technology firm Sinclair Solutions. He controlled his smugglers and gang members through fear and coercion. [10] Jack wakes up in Tenenbaum's safehouse and finds that she has undone the "Would you kindly?" He is voiced by T. Ryder Smith. [27] She grew to resent Elizabeth, and as she grew evermore unstable, she was unable to keep the secret of Elizabeth's parentage and threatened to undermine Comstock's rule over Columbia. Dr. Sofia Lamb is the primary antagonist of BioShock 2. Appearances Frank Fontaine (real name unknown) is the main antagonist in BioShock. She returns to Columbia and retrieves a Lutece Particle, which helps raise the Toy Store. After briefly discussing matters with the pair, Cohen instructs them to dance for him before shocking them into unconsciousness and placing them in a bathysphere to Sally's last known location. Eye Color It is revealed through these recordings that Reed Wahl of Rapture Central Computing, seeking to make his partner Charles Milton Porter disappear and take sole control of The Thinker, took advantage of the brewing conflict between Ryan and Fontaine and manufactured a tape implicating Porter to be working for the mobster, which he handed over to Ryan's police force. The majority of the game takes place in Fontaine's department store. Set Trap Bolts at the sides of the arena to stop any incoming Splicers. Taking inspiration from Sofia Lamb's appeal to the lower class, Fontaine created Fontaine's Home for the Poor, which provided for the destitute in Rapture's free market society. Two nights later, Gorland met Fontaine on one of his former boats for the final payment. Big Daddies appear in both BioShock and BioShock 2, and also one is found in a small easter egg at Rapture in BioShock Infinite. Gorland arranged a meeting with Fontaine at a bar on Staten Island. Gender Alongside Charles Porter, Wahl was responsible for creating the Thinker. Roughly ten years after the 1958 New Year's Eve Riots, she contacts Subject Delta, beginning the events of BioShock 2. Little Sisters are always accompanied by a Big Daddy. The frightened man revealed that Ryan's workers were laying the foundations for a city under the ocean in the North Atlantic. Through audio logs, Fontaine is shown to be an intelligent and resourceful criminal, operating a band of smugglers within Rapture, repeatedly managing to be "where the evidence isn't", and taking advantage of Rapture's virtually nonexistent police force and Laissez-faire environment. During the events of BioShock, while in the Medical Pavilion, Jack approaches a lounge in the Surgery wing and sees a Big Daddy being killed by Splicers and thrown through a window. He is voiced by Armin Shimerman. There are two endings for Jack depending on how many Little Sisters he saved and/or harvested throughout the game: one where he lives out the rest of his life with the Little Sisters he saved, who become his adopted daughters. After arriving, Elizabeth witnesses Suchong's death by the hands of a Big Daddy. Little Sisters (originally known as Gatherers) are young girls who have been genetically altered and mentally conditioned to reclaim ADAM from corpses around Rapture. In 2013, Liz Lanier of Game Informer included Lamb among top ten female villains in video games, stating that "an extremist obsessed with the "greater good," Lamb will sacrifice anything and anyone for her own agenda; whether that means brainwashing or murdering to create her utopia, she's down."[14]. One disguise he mentions to Jack after Ryan is killed: "Hell, once I was even a Chinaman for six months. [16] Troy Baker was also praised for his performance as Booker. He regularly disguised himself with various false identities to carry out crimes which would otherwise fail. Big Daddies (Mr. Before Tenenbaum was to be prepared for testing, she observed Mengele and started correcting him, impressing the doctors so much that they allowed her to participate in experiments on other prisoners. The Big Sisters were created when Dr. Gil Alexander, who oversaw development of the original Big Daddies, noticed that Little Sisters were not being protected sufficiently, and decided they needed a last defense. Slate becomes disillusioned with Comstock's rule when he discovers that Comstock has claimed both Slate's and Booker's achievements in battle as his own, and organizes a rebellion of other disgruntled veterans against the city. Elizabeth witnesses Suchong being killed by a Big Daddy after he strikes a Little Sister in its presence, and finds Suchong's notes about Jack, which she delivers to Atlas (Fontaine) for him to utilize the 'ace in the hole'. He speaks with a coarse, thick Bronx accent.[2]. An Interview With Karl Hanover", https://bioshock.fandom.com/wiki/Frank_Fontaine?oldid=326790. Towards the end of BioShock 2, Sofia Lamb captures Sinclair and transforms him into the last of the Alpha Series, Subject Omega, whom Subject Delta must kill to gain access to the submersible to exit Rapture. The information he overheard while bartending gave Frank an added edge in his grifts. If out of ammo, finish him off with Incendiary Bolts from the Crossbow, or use Telekinesis to throw his elemental attacks back at him. This frightened Fontaine enough that he was willing to sell Gorland his fleet in exchange for enough money to retire safely in Cuba. Tenenbaum can be seen behind glass in an office in the safehouse, smoking and explaining to Jack what has occurred and what he should do next. Fontaine: Give me a smart mark over a dumb one every time! Elizabeth agrees to free Atlas from prison in exchange for Sally. Her absolute adoration of science and lack of social skills caused her to completely ignore what happened around her, including the horrific experiments she did, which continued into her adult years.[5]. [32] They now act as agents of reality, attempting to correct imbalances without directly manipulating events. Originally known as "Johnny Topside", he discovered Rapture and was arrested for illegally making contact with its inhabitants. After Andrew Ryan's demise, Atlas reveals his true persona, the criminal Fontaine, and that his goal was not simply to control Rapture, but to use it and ADAM technology to extend his power to the Surface and become an industrial tycoon. Atlas orders his men to kill Elizabeth, but she convinces him she can get them all back to Rapture, and strikes a bargain for her life and Sally's. Throughout the course of the game, she will leave him gifts and messages written on the walls of the city. Atlas is skeptical, but agrees when she claims to be Suchong's lab assistant. A wounded Elizabeth translated the message to "Would you kindly?" While working in the bar, Gorland met a federal agent named Voss who had been involved in the interstate bookmaking investigation. Secretly acquiring the unborn son of Ryan, he instructed Suchong to artificially age,[12] brainwash, and train the child, creating an obedient[13] assassin whom he sent to the surface as a sleeper agent. As a heavily plot-driven series of games, BioShock contains a long list of non-playable characters (NPC) with which the player interacts and which drive the games' respective stories. Wahl got Porter arrested by tricking Ryan into arresting him, and takes control of the Splicers in Rapture Central Computing, using them to protect the Thinker until Porter, revived as a Big Daddy, kills him. In the story of BioShock 2, her behavior is influenced by Delta's actions towards the Little Sisters and NPCs, culminating in her surgically converting herself into a Big Sister so she can fight alongside him. The mob boss has spliced himself into a hulking, statuesque monster with three major Plasmid powers. He betrays Jack after the death of Ryan and becomes the game's final boss, using ADAM to attain physical perfection and becoming a blue-skinned humanoid with enhanced abilities. The daughter of Sofia Lamb, and a previous Little Sister. Father Zachary Hale Comstock (Kiff VandenHeuvel) serves as the main antagonist of the story. Bioshock: Subverted with Atlas (alias Frank Fontaine), who spends a good two-thirds sounding friendly, jovial and humane before The Reveal gives us his actual voice. Gorland had no intention of paying. [11] Fontaine used these charity angles to boost his public image in opposition to Ryan's, while at the same time using the unfortunates for medical research. Several days later, Gorland spoke to a drunken woman in his bar who claimed that her man Irving had died under mysterious circumstances while doing deep sea construction work for Ryan. Taunting Jack, he proclaims that no one can stop him, as he is too powerful. With John Ahlin, Greg Baldwin, Jane Beller, Susanne Blakeslee. Claiming to have received a vision of the future from an archangel,[24] Comstock became a religious fanatic who founded Columbia with the help of the Luteces, and is revered there as "The Prophet". After the baby Anna was killed when the dimensional portal (which in the main game only severed her finger) decapitated her, Comstock left his Columbia for Rapture to forget his grief and returned to being Booker DeWitt. He is a criminal mastermind, demonstrates high intelligence and a skill for evasion, and becomes the arch-enemy of Andrew Ryan as he simply wishes to use Rapture for money and power instead of maintaining Ryan's purported lofty ideals. That sea slug produced raw ADAM, a substance with near miraculous medicinal properties. Even though Frank Fontaine is dead, his presence is still felt throughout Rapture. [14] With no other way out, Atlas activated his sleeper agent, Jack. But due to his rapid aging, he eventually lays on his death bed with all grown and married Little Sisters holding his hand, indicating that Jack died. Voice Actor The Brute is named as such due to his sheer amount of physical strength and raw muscle, resembling a hairless gorilla. The name of the source audio file is listed when known. 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