Spec Ops XI: The Line - United Arab Emirates



Spec Ops: The Line is a 2012 third-person shooter video game developed by Yager Development and published by 2K Games. It was released on 26 June 2012 in North America and 29 June 2012 in Europe for Microsoft Windows, and the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 consoles. It is the eleventh title in the Spec Ops series, and the first entry since Spec Ops: Airborne Commando in 2002.In Spec Ops: The Line, the player controls Captain Martin Walker, who is sent into a post-catastrophe Dubai with an elite Delta Force team on a reconnaissance mission, where they find dead American soldiers. Upon the finding, Walker declares that the team's mission has changed, and that they will search Dubai for survivors. An online multiplayer mode, developed by Darkside Game Studios, is included with the game, allowing players to engage in both co-operative and competitive gameplay.The writers stated that the premise of the game is influenced by various novellas, including Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness, with Konrad replacing Kurtz. Video game critics gave Spec Ops: The Line generally positive reviews. Praise focused on its narrative and themes, while criticism was targeted particularly at the online multiplayer mode and generic third person gameplay. Spec Ops: The Line also won, and was nominated for, several industry awards, including Best Narrative at Machinima's Inside Gaming Awards