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Spec Ops: The Line analysis 'Killing is Harmless' available now

Killing is Harmless: A Critical Reading of Spec Ops: The Line, an analysis of virtual violence by critic and academic Brendan Keogh, is now available starting at $2.99. Officially announced on...

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Gamefly heavily discounts digital PC versions of Darksiders 2, Dishonored and more for Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Gamefly is offering up to 83 percent off its PC games from Black Friday through to Cyber Monday, with titles like Spec Ops: The Line and Mafia 2 reduced to only $7.49. Some of its deals are...

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Windows 8 Marketplace will sell 'mature' games after all

Microsoft is changing its guidelines for content on the Windows 8 Markeplace after the original guidelines barred developers and publishers from uploading content rated "mature" onto the store. U...

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Darkside responds to Spec Ops multiplayer 'cancerous growth' criticism

President Hugh Falk tells Polygon Darkside "did a great job" according to focus tests and reviews. Darkside Game Studios president Hugh Falk reached out to Polygon with a statement, responding to...

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Japan Review Check: Devil Summoner, Spec Ops, Dirt

A recap of the most interesting games coming out next week in Japan, courtesy of the reviews section in the latest issue of Famitsu magazine. A recap of the most interesting games coming out next...

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'Spec Ops' developer doubts a sequel, working on a new game

"Spec Ops: The Line" developer Yager doubts the game will get a sequel and is working on a new game. Spec Ops: The Line will likely not be getting a sequel, design lead Jorg Friedrich said in a...

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'Spec Ops: The Line's' failure to breakout won't curb innovation at Take-Two, COO says

Take-Two says Spec Ops: The Line's lower-than-anticipated sales won't stop attempts to innovate. Publisher Take-Two Interactive placed some of the blame on its disappointing quarter on...

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'Max Payne 3' and 'Spec Ops: The Line' sales lowlights of $110 million loss for Take-Two

Take-Two Interactive announces first quarter loss of $110 million, citing lower sales of Max Payne 3 and Spec Ops: The Line. Take-Two Interactive announced a first quarter loss of $110.8 million...

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Spec Ops: The Line review: devil's duty

Despite some rough spots, Spec Ops: The Line delivers on a mature narrative with something to say. I've been thinking off and on about Spec Ops: The Line since about five minutes after I finished...

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Video: 2K Games Besties Booth Tour

Besties Russ Frushtick and Chris Plante visit the 2K Games booth at E3 for looks at Spec Ops: The Line, Borderlands 2 and XCOM Besties Russ Frushtick and Chris Plante visit the 2K Games booth at...