Gaming News, Game Reviews, Game Trailers, Tech News



 
FACE IT
 

Take-Two possibly reworking FPS XCOM as new title

0

Get your suspenders ready

2K Marin may be reworking its 2010 first-person shooter XCOM into a different title entirely. Just last week, Take-Two Interactive had registered three domain names; thebureau-game.com, thebureau-game.net and whathappenedin62.com.

After watching the E3 2010 gameplay trailer for XCOM, both the era and theme would match up pretty closely with some minor edits; such as the main character being a part of the FBI, around 1962, and according to the latest information, dropping a first-person perspective in favor of a third-person view. This could just be an odd coincidence, but it isn't the first time a domain name leak caused a developer to reveal a new title.

This first-person shooter XCOM has been in development for the past eight years, and has been passed down through a number of different developers, including Irrational Games and 2K Marin. While I didn't think that the 2010 version had much of an XCOM feel, I still enjoyed the visual design of it. It will be interesting to see what could come out of this title, if it ever comes out.

Ghost Recon Breakfast Cereal? An XCOM Switcheroo? Plus: More Gaming Secrets [Kotaku via AllGamesBeta]


The article continues below. Login to skip ads, get faster mobile, and dibs on betas
 
 

 

TwitterRedditEmailFacebook
 
Jason CabralContributor // Profile & Disclosures
Fronts196Blogs 5Following5Followers3

Destructoid News Contributor, 2D/3D artist and all around art nerd. Avid retro game and promotional items collector, and frequent practitioner of Wing Chun Kung Fu. Disclosure: I have worked on ... more


 



On Destructoid: The Bureau: XCOM Declassified   (27)   From our game database:

  • Review: The Bureau: XCOM Declassified - Jim Sterling
  • The Bureau: XCOM Declassified devs discuss art style - Chris Carter
  • Dominic Monaghan is an agent for The Bureau - Alasdair Duncan
  • This trailer for The Bureau: XCOM Declassified is spooky - Alasdair Duncan
  • The Bureau: XCOM walks a tightrope of strategy and action - Abel Girmay
  • Order others around in The Bureau: XCOM Declassified - Jordan Devore
  • Post-release DLC for The Bureau hits Xbox 360 first - Jordan Devore
  • New redaction-heavy The Bureau: XCOM Declassified trailer - Jordan Devore
  • XCOM Declassified is still a strategy game at heart - Hamza CTZ Aziz
  • More related stories
    #2K Games #First-person shooter #Gallery #PC #Previews #PS3 #Steam #Strategy games #Top Stories #Xbox 360 #XCOM
     
     


    READER COMMENTS LOADING BELOW...

    Please login (or) make a quick account (free)
    to view and post comments.



     Login with Twitter

     Login with Dtoid

    Three day old threads are only visible to verified humans - this helps our small community management team stay on top of spam

    Sorry for the extra step!

     
    spacer
  •