Fix: BioShock Crashing On Startup [Tips & Tricks] | Posted at 3:57 PM
Recently a friend of mine tried to install BioShock and play it on his newly minted computer.
However, when he started the game, it would crash right on startup.
How to fix it?
Install the latest DirectX Runtime update.
Almost monthly Microsoft releases new DirectX updates, so make sure it's all up-to-date! After he did that, it worked fine.