If you can’t make your way out to the beach this Summer, you’ll be able to get all of the sand you need from Spec Ops: The Line. 2K Games has announced today that Spec Ops: The Line is now available in stores and online retailers.
The third-person shooter looks to take the June video game market by storm with an intriguing singleplayer campaign and class-based multiplayer. Your team enters Dubai six months after a cataclysmic sandstorm essentially wiped the city off of the map. Your team enters Dubai after a mysterious radio signal appears, but they find a city gripped in war.
Spec Ops: The Line is an action-packed Third-Person Shooter that delivers heart pounding physically close combat through a squad-based play mechanic. Players lead a team of three characters, Captain Martin Walker, Lieutenant Adams and Sergeant Lugo. Each character has his own distinct personality and specialized skills, and the mature story they each play a role in explores the dark side of war in a realistic way, in which there are no good outcomes, only hard choices. As missions are completed more advanced weapons and equipment are made available. In addition, the desert environment of Dubai is brought into the game in a unique way with stunning visuals, and dynamic sandstorms that actively effect level designs, and which can be used to help and hinder progress. The vertical interiors of Dubai high rise buildings also provide tactical advantages and risks that can used be by players. Multiplayer campaigns bring new modes and unusual situations and environments to expand the single player experience.
What do you think of game so far if you’ve picked it up? If you haven’t, don’t wait to order a copy of Spec Ops: The Line today! Be sure to let us know what you think by leaving us a comment below, or find fans of Spec Ops: The Line in our forums.