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Spec Ops: The Line

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You should consider getting Desktop Dungeons at half price


Also, Binding of Isaac and Spec Ops
May 13
My original intention was to inform you that Desktop Dungeons is $7.49 this week on Steam until Friday morning, and that you should play it because it's real good. Hard as hell, but good. That was until I noticed another game... read
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In lieu of partying or whatever it is college kids are supposed to be doing, I decided that my number one priority this spring break would be to to replay Spec Ops: The Line. I joined the Spec Ops party a bit late, but t... read feature

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Spec Ops developer licenses Unreal Engine 4 for next game


Next-gen game to be unveiled 'in the coming months'
Mar 14
Spec Ops: The Line developer Yager today announced their licensing of Epic Games' Unreal Engine 4, making them the first independent studio to do so in Europe. Yager will utilize the new engine on their next project, "a ... read
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Spec Ops, Joe Danger 2, & more now free to PS Plus users


Plus The Cave, Tekken 6, and Disgaea 3
Mar 04
PlayStation Plus subscribers just got a buttload of games thrown at them with this weeks months additions to the service. Spec Ops: The Line, Joe Danger 2: The Movie, and The Cave are all now free to play on the PlayStation 3... read
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Yager adds free co-op mode to Spec Ops: The Line


Aug 21
It was always the narrative of Spec Ops: The Line that seemed most intriguing, though admittedly even that wasn't convincing enough for me -- not at $59.99, anyway. Even still, it's admirable of developer Yager to put out a c... read
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Spec Ops dev laments poor sales, moves on to new project


Aug 13
"To be honest, it doesn't look too great." After a post-mortem presentation at GDC Europe, Spec Ops: The Line design lead Jorg Friedrich spoke to Joystiq about the underwhelming sales of Yager's debut and the developer's futu... read
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Amazon PC game sale discounts Max Payne 3, Spec Ops, more


Jul 02
Ahead of the impending Steam summer sale, Amazon has gone ahead with a digital PC game sale of its own. The discounts will be happening throughout the rest of this month, so pace yourself. Highlights for the time being include Max Payne 3 ($29.99), Spec Ops: The Line ($24.99), Syndicate ($14.99), The Darkness II ($12.49), Crusader Kings II ($9.99), and a bunch more. I fear for my bank account. read
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The DTOID Show: Dawnguard, TF2, and Spec Ops: The Line!


Jun 27
Greetings, dear readers! My better half Max is back in the studio with me today, and we've got plenty of news to cover! I get so scared when he's gone. Don't tell him I said that. On today's show, we've got a list of pre-ord... read
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After all the door kicking, screaming, blindfire, grenade tossing, and turret handling, a soldier always walks away from battle alive with a strong moral compass intact. This last detail is the most disparate departure fro... read feature

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Talking narrative with Spec Ops: The Line's lead writer


Jun 25
When Destructoid's Steven Hansen previewed Spec Ops: The Line back in February, he notably enjoyed its emphasis on narrative and atmosphere, adding that it looked to be "the necessary antithesis to the chest b... read
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Live show: Spec Ops: The Line early play on Mash Tactics


Jun 20
Spec Ops: The Line intends to show you some of the hellish choices a soldier makes on the battlefield, but not until June 26th. If you can't wait to get a taste of the war, Mash Tactics has got you covered! King Foom is getti... read
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E3: Spec-Ops: The Line to get downloadable co-op


Jun 04
Because it's 2012, and every action game ever needs co-op, Spec-Ops: The Line will receive downloadable cooperative missions. No word if the entire campaign will be co-opified (a word that is totally not made u... read
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Here's a Spec Ops: The Line multiplayer trailer for you


Apr 20
Spec Ops: The Line boasts four-player class-based competitive multiplayer action for your enjoyment. A new trailer shows off the online features in which two factions -- The Damned and The Exiles -- will fight each other. Th... read
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PAX: Hands-on & chat with Spec Ops: The Line Lead Writer


Apr 07
At PAX East this week, Max Scoville stepped into an abandoned bus near the 2K booth to chat with Walt Williams, the Lead Writer of Spec Ops: The Line, which is set for release this June. Watch to learn more about the game's storyline, its cinematic influences, and how you can use sand to your advantage! read
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Borderlands 2 will be playable at PAX East!


Mar 28
Borderlands 2 will be playable at the 2K booth next week! You'll be able to mess around with the Gunzerker and Siren character classes in Caustic Caverns.  Additionally, Spec Ops: The Line will be playable and 2K will ... read
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Spec Ops: The Line now set for release in late June


Feb 21
Spec Ops: The Line is gearing up for release on June 26, 2012 in North America and June 29 for international audiences. As much as I'm still down for third-person shooters, it's mostly the setting and narrative tone -- the st... read
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Guitars and gunfire fill this Spec Ops: The Line trailer


Dec 22
I think I last saw this game at E3 two years ago, and heard very little about it since. Those worried that Spec Ops: The Line might be dead, however, can rest easy for Christmas with a brand new trailer.  There's plenty... read
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Take-Two announces further delays to XCOM, Spec Ops


Nov 08
Publisher Take-Two Interactive has announced that the forthcoming XCOM will be delayed into "fiscal year 2013" along with first-person shooter Spec Ops: The Line. This follows a positive financial report for the second quarte... read
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Blood and sand: New Spec Ops: The Line images have both


Jan 09
The official word on Spec Ops: The Line fascinates me. Promises of a deep, fulfilling narrative and compelling moral choice are all too common, but something about that eerie reveal trailer continues to make me believe that Y... read






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