In this “Truth From Legend” segment, Alistar Bloom attempts to unlock the mysteries of Columbia, and reviews artifacts that pose new and troubling questions about the city.
For those who don’t know Greek mythology, The father of Icarus constructed wings of feathers and wax. Despite warnings not to fly too close to the sun, Icarus did so regardless. The wax melted and he tumbled to his death. This is a popular history which is easy to connect to the BioShock series.