NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--2K and 2K Marin, makers of BioShock® 2, announced today that Hangar 6 R&D, the add-on content pack for The Bureau: XCOM Declassified is available for download today worldwide for the Xbox 360 games and entertainment system from Microsoft for $4.99 on Xbox Live. Set prior to the events of The Bureau, players take control of new protagonist Agent Nico DaSilva and his squad as they volunteer for a series of secret psycho-medical experiments to save a fellow Bureau agent infected with the “Sleepwalker” pathogen.
Hangar 6 R&D creates skin-of-your-teeth moments that challenge players’ mastery of The Bureau’s core tactical gameplay. The story-driven add-on content further explores the fascinating 1960s Cold War vibe by transporting players to an all-new clandestine location known only by Bureau agents as Hangar 6. Along with high-level squad mates and rich XP rewards, players now have access to even more dangerous weapons, such as the AK-47, and the prototype Microwave Gun that cooks enemies from the inside out. Agent DaSilva also has a new series of powers and perks based on his “plant and trigger” bomb abilities that allow players to better utilize the game’s most complex squad tactics.
The Bureau: XCOM Declassified is rated M for Mature by the ESRB and is available now for Xbox 360, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, and Windows PC. For more information on The Bureau: XCOM Declassified, subscribe on YouTube, become a fan on Facebook, follow 2K on Twitter and visit the official web site at http://erasethetruth.com. To watch a live action video series based on The Bureau, visit the official YouTube playlist.
2K Marin is a 2K studio. 2K is a publishing label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTWO).
About The Bureau: XCOM Declassified
The year is 1962, JFK is President and the Cold War has the nation gripped by fear – but a far more powerful and insidious enemy than communism is threatening America. Known only to a select few, a top-secret government unit called The Bureau begins investigating and concealing a series of mysterious attacks by an otherworldly enemy. As special agent William Carter, players call the shots, pull the trigger and lead their squad in a gripping third-person tactical shooter set within a high-stakes, covert war to protect humanity. The Bureau has been erasing the truth for decades. The time has come for the truth to be revealed.
About Take-Two Interactive Software
Headquartered in New York City, Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. is a leading developer, marketer and publisher of interactive entertainment for consumers around the globe. The Company develops and publishes products through its two wholly-owned labels Rockstar Games and 2K. Our products are designed for console systems, handheld gaming systems and personal computers, including smartphones and tablets, and are delivered through physical retail, digital download, online platforms and cloud streaming services. The Company’s common stock is publicly traded on NASDAQ under the symbol TTWO. For more corporate and product information please visit our website at http://www.take2games.com.
Founded in 2005, 2K develops and publishes interactive entertainment globally for console systems, handheld gaming systems and personal computers, including smartphones and tablets, which are delivered through physical retail, digital download, online platforms and cloud streaming services. 2K publishes titles in today’s most popular gaming genres, including shooters, action, role-playing, strategy, sports, casual, and family entertainment. The 2K label has some of the most talented development studios in the world today, including Firaxis Games, Visual Concepts, Irrational Games, 2K Marin, 2K Australia, 2K Czech, Cat Daddy Games and 2K China. 2K’s stable of high quality titles includes the critically acclaimed BioShock®, Borderlands™ and XCOM® franchises, the beloved Sid Meier’s Civilization series, the popular WWE 2K franchise and NBA 2K, the #1 rated and #1 selling basketball franchise*. 2K is headquartered in Novato, California and is a wholly owned label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTWO). For more information, please visit www.2K.com.
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About 2K Marin
Founded in 2007, 2K Marin designs and develops games under the 2K publishing label. 2K Marin is well-known for developing The Bureau: XCOM Declassified, BioShock 2 and bringing the original BioShock to new platforms. Passion, talent and experience define 2K Marin – its DNA comprised of industry veterans that have honed their craft for decades at various leading video game studios. It is this passionate, talented and experienced pool of developers that drives 2K Marin to create immersive, dynamic and engaging narrative-based AAA experiences.
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