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Revamped XCOM FPS looks set for reveal

Mysterious YouTube video linked to Take-Two web domains

Take-Two's XCOM first-person shooter looks set for reveal as a rebranded title unrelated to the sci-fi franchise.


The release of the 2K Marin-developed title has been in question after it suffered a string of delays since its announcement in 2010.

The game was originally scheduled for a March 2012 release. That release window was ruled out at around the same time as Firaxis RTS XCOM: Enemy Unknown was revealed.

Now a possible viral video has appeared online featuring the source code phrase 'whathappenedin62', a web domain Take-Two registered earlier this year.

Take-Two also registered domains for and

Mysterious packages have also been dispatched to games press this week, featuring tourist materials for locations originally planned to appear in the XCOM FPS.

Recently Take-Two removed the XCOM shooter's official site and two trailers were set to private on YouTube.

Take-Two said during its third quarter financial call in February that the shooter was still in production.

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