Today, in his blog post, “Embracing Challenge in The Bureau: XCOM Declassified,” 2K Marin’s Lead Systems Designer James Clarendon talks about how in staying true to the XCOM franchise, The Bureau will continuously challenge even the most seasoned of players. For more details about the difficulty levels, how they change the combat scenarios, and gameplay advice from the lead systems designer himself, check out the full blog post here:

Also, be sure to check out 2K’s latest gameplay video, “The Bureau: XCOM Declassified – #YOLO.” In this video, you’ll see that Special Agent Carter has been carefully selected by The Bureau due to his keen sense of battlefield tactics, but it’s not long before he realizes that being a bad battlefield commander isn’t without consequences. Don’t kill your squad mates, be a good leader, prepare for the challenge.