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Dominic Monaghan is an agent for The Bureau

3:00 AM on 07.27.2013 // Alasdair Duncan
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The LOST and LOTR star is the hunter or is he the prey?

The live-action trailers for The Bureau: XCOM Declassified just keep on coming. This time instead of creepy clown shows, we've got Dominic Monaghan of LOST and The Lord of the Rings fame, as Agent Enis Cole, chasing an unseen foe around a field at twilight. He's got the upper hand -- or does he? I like how these trailers have had this understated menacing vibe, usually coming from foes unseen or obscured.

When we last saw Agent Cole he was faced with the decision of hitting the booze or maybe taking more drastic action with his service revolver. Submitted for a community vote, the booze won with 51% of the votes. After tragic events, it's unclear whether he'll continue with the Bureau but it looks like his tale won't have a happy end.

[Thanks, Harrison]




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destructoid's previous coverage:
The Bureau: XCOM Declassified


  Aug 08

The Bureau: XCOM Declassified devs discuss art style

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  Jul 22

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  Jul 17

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  Jun 19

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  May 13

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