2K Games unveils 'Spec Ops: The Line'
Published Dec 14 2009, 16:53 GMT | By Andrew Laughlin 2K Games
has unveiled a new story-driven, modern military shooter for release on PS3, Xbox 360 and PC.
Titled Spec Ops: The Line
, the third-person action game is being developed by German studio Yager. The story will focus on an elite Delta Force team as they enter a sandstorm-ravaged version of Dubai to hunt down rogue American officer John Konrad.
In the game, players will have to deal with The Line, which is the "razor's edge known only to men who deal with war" when death and duty become merged. The title promises a "unique" single-player campaign, along with multiplayer modes.
"Spec Ops: The Line
is the epitome of a 2K Games title and incorporates all of our gameplay values: immersive experiences that draw you in, unique and innovative features that make you rethink the way you play them, and an amazingly high quality bar that is synonymous with the 2K name," said 2K president Christoph Hartmann.
"By meeting these core values, I'm confident that Spec Ops: The Line
will be a great experience that people will enjoy playing for years to come."
Yager managing director Timo Ullman added: "Our close collaboration with 2K Games over the course of this production has allowed us to achieve our goal of giving players a unique and exciting gaming experience in Spec Ops: The Line
. Yager's goal is to always push the boundaries of what is possible and exceed players' expectations in every production."Spec Ops: The Line
is currently scheduled for release in 2K's 2011 fiscal year, which starts on November 1, 2010.