The Bureau: XCOM Declassified for PS3

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The Bureau: XCOM Declassified

The game is set in 1962 at the height of the Cold War and tells the origin story of the XCOM organization's first encounter with a mysterious and devastating enemy. Score:


Our Verdict: The Bureau delivers the best squad shooter since Rainbow Six: Vegas, and is successful in spinning an intelligent and twisting narrative, filled with fan service.

Latest Articles for The Bureau: XCOM Declassified

2K Marin 'essentially' shut down, sources claim

The Bureau and BioShock 2 developer has confirmed staff reductions, but full closure is expected.

2 Publish date Oct 18

UK Video Game Chart: Saints Row 4 is No.1

Splinter Cell: Blacklist takes second place, followed by Disney Infinity.

1 Publish date Aug 27 2013

Surprise! The Bureau is the full XCOM experience

Why XCOM fans should find a lot to love in 2K Marin's take on the franchise.

Publish date Aug 20 2013

The Bureau's first DLC is exclusive to Xbox 360

Narrative-driven DLC planned for all formats, says 2K.

2 Publish date Jun 19 2013

The Bureau: XCOM Declassified - Fighting The Future

After multiple delays, a critically-acclaimed title in the interim and the looming presence of the next-generation, is XCOM out of time? Steve Burns went hands-on to find out.

Publish date May 13 2013

This is what happens when you dial the phone number in The Bureau: XCOM Declassified's trailer

Message awaits on the end of mystery phone number. But did you spot the hidden Sectoid?

1 Publish date Apr 26 2013

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Why XCOM fans should find a lot to love in 2K Marin's take on the franchise.

Game Stats

Release Date: 23/08/2013
Developer: 2K Marin
Publisher: 2K Games
Genre: Third-person shooter
Rating: PEGI 16+
Site Rank: 1,539 81
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