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Spec Ops The Line gets new screens

Spec Ops The Line gets new screens

Spec Ops: The Line and and its gritty roads get some fresh screenshots today. The game is expected to release this Spring.

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Commented on 2012-02-06 18:58:51
i am interested in the story for this. i like how you just follow these guys around and you can see them changing physically and probably mentally

although i am disappointed they already spoilt how they will look near the end of the game :\
Commented on 2012-02-06 19:53:26
I wonder if they've used enough bloom.
Commented on 2012-02-06 20:30:29 In reply to omniscient
Posted by omniscient
I wonder if they've used enough bloom.
Hehe! seems most devs like to go OTT on that effect which i bloody well hate!
Commented on 2012-02-06 21:02:31 In reply to omniscient
Posted by omniscient
I wonder if they've used enough bloom.
At least we get to play marines/mercenaries this time. Seems like the game industry is getting some creativity back.
Commented on 2012-02-06 21:30:10
One of the very few new IPs of 2012. I really hope this marriages gameplay and storytelling and throws all our expectations out the window. A war game hasn't emotionally fucked me up since Brothers in Arms.

Or then, Matt Williams (the writer) has to eat a lot of crow.
Commented on 2012-02-06 21:42:42
New gameplay trailer
Commented on 2012-02-06 22:08:07
I hope they get to story right. If it fails to deliver I have a feeling the whole game will have lost it's appeal.
Commented on 2012-02-06 23:02:36
Gameplay looks a bit jenky. An impactfull military shooter sounds great on paper. But the last game to promis such a thing turned out to be laughably bad (homefront)

I predict a shallow, dude-bro, throw-away story, unlikable characters, and mediocre gunplay. I'll be shocked if it actually delivers on any of its promises. We'll see i guess... I think we can all agree it will bomb sales wise tho.
Commented on 2012-02-07 01:34:32
Release this already, i dont want it but just annoyed about how early publishers announce some of their games.
Commented on 2012-02-07 10:25:26 In reply to OriginalBuckRogers
Posted by OriginalBuckRogers
At least we get to play marines/mercenaries this time. Seems like the game industry is getting some creativity back.
I quite agree. I was just thinking there has been a real lack of soldier games of late. The only think that could improve this would be if they added space marines to it and set it all to a hip hop soundtrack by DJ ice box.
Commented on 2012-02-07 11:35:07
I'm 99% sure this will be a mediocre game. A generic TPS in a dessert setting. Gameplay and controls look very jerky to me.
Commented on 2012-02-09 18:46:43
game looked WAY WAYYY better back when it was first shown (it used a different engine as well)

now it looks like complete crap

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