We’ve been hearing rumors about the fabled XCOM shooter since 2010, and today we can finally confirm that they’re all true: 2K Games is set to release The Bureau: XCOM Declassified on August 20, 2013.
This one’s a bit different than the XCOM games we’re used to. It takes us back to the early 1960’s, before the XCOM organization was formally established. When the government picks up the first signs of an alien threat, protagonist William Carter finds himself assigned to a mysterious organization (The Bureau) which eventually grows to become XCOM.
Check out our full post to catch our interview with 2K Marin’s creative director Morgan Gray and learn more.