Alright, it's been a long while since I've surfaced on the wiki. I still pop in every once in a while to check on things, and considering I've been thinking about new games to get recently, I was wondering how my friends over here on the wiki would receive a sequel?
I think it is definitely time for a sequel. With Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag announced so soon after the initial release of Assassin's Creed III, I don't see any reason why the developers wouldn't want to see another game from the reboot. I still love Spec Ops: The Line as a military game and for its emotional output. With the original line of games being so...typically military oriented, to use careful word choice, I really don't mind what The Line had to offer, namely the p…Read more >
Greetings! Back in March, we asked you, the admins of some of Wikia's largest wikis, to fill out a survey so we could get to know you better. Thank you to everyone who answered the call and filled out the survey.
One of the questions in the survey was related to learning what you want to learn from us or what is important to you regarding communication from Wikia. Something this group strongly supported was receiving a regular and detailed email from Wikia tailor-made to help inform you about events or site changes that directly impact your wikis. One specific request was to share information on new features, so we'd like to spend this May mailing to focus on recent and upcoming features.
WAM (Wikia Activity Monitor) is a new and unique anal…
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Well, it's been a long time going without, but I finally have a new computer and I'm back where I belong! It looks like the wiki has at least had some activity while I was gone, which is good. But now that I'm back, I have something very, very important to say.
I've noticed vandalism on this wiki before, and I've seen it placed very sneakily, too. Let me just tell everyone that any and all vandalism on this wiki will be found, deleted and will be responded to with an immediate ban, no less. No second chances, no warnings. Do not seek to circumvent this ban. Do not continue to vandalise. Find more important things to do with your time, like buying food. Or finding a job. Go someplace else with that.
Now seeking fellow administrators and mods. Wor…Read more >
Hey guys, first I wanted to ask if anyone knew where to get Lugo's hat. Second I wanted to ask if anyone had any reccomendations for gear used in a spec ops the line fan film I'm making. I was thinking about having it set in Kabul . . . maybe Dubai.Read more >
I was thinking about making one to hopefully get more people to get involved with this wiki. So what do you guys think should I try it or not?Read more >
I've been trying to recently to make the wiki look better, standardizing the pages, making things just look more professional and what-not. However i've realized that some of my ideas of what pages should look like don't quite match what some other think. To that end I decided we need to write a Style and Formatting policy on how pages should be written to make a guideline as to what would considered a good edit when it becomes disagreed upon.
The best way I can think of to create a community wide discussion on the subject is a simple blog. Propose what you believe would be good policy on writing pages and the community will discuss it and either agree or disagree with it. I'll add any ideas people have to the Proposed Policy section below t…Read more >
Hey everyone! How would you guys feel about joining the Time To Play event? It sounds really cool and would help get our wiki some decent buzz. I would especially like to talk to Zelron, Aug, and Justin. Tell me what you guys think!
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Alright, I've been taking a loooooooooong siesta from writing that walkthrough. I PROMISE I'll get back to it soon, cross my heart. I haven't been on wikia too much lately. It's hard to balance my writing life with my wiki writing life. So, I'll try to get to it next weekend. Who knows, if I get a lot done and have nothing left to do, I might do it THIS weekend--don't count on it though. Hope you are all doing well, I'll be back on wikia soon!Read more >
Ever since mid-2009, when I read about Spec Ops: The Line in a games magazine, I was interested in it. Eventually, when the final game did come out, I noticed a lot of differences from the early trailers.
First off, probably the most significant change, is the change in the character's appearances.Read more >
I was just looking over some things when I started to notice a problem. Aside from the occasional vandalism, which in itself is hard enough to reverse, we're getting some innacurate categories. And by that i mean, first and foremost, categories are hard to change. Only an administrator or higher can delete or rename a category, which means that when we get vandalism, such as this: http://specops.wikia.com/wiki/Category:Levigray@live.co.uk, we cannot do anything about it. When I tried to add that particular category to a deletions list, the Spam Blocker decided to kick in. You sure picked a fine time, buddy! But what I'm saying is, that when it comes to categories being any less than 100% accurate or legitimate, our admin needs to be notified imme…Read more >
Some spoilers may follow, just so you know.
Many cutscenes either fade to black or white, to subtlety let us know if what we are seeing is real or not. After going back and reviewing all the cut scenes (if you planing on doing it yourself then do what I did and steal a page from "A Scanner Darkly" and play each chapter in reverse order, start at the epilode and work your way back to to Chapter one, less likely to get in a groove and forget one) I noticed something. Chapters 2 through 6 do not use the white fade at all, but Chapter 1 has several.
The first cutscene after gaining control of Walker ends in white, the mayday call from the 33rd also has multiple white fades, and the outro cutscene for chapter 1 opens white but ends black. So wha…Read more >
I was wondering why Spec Ops is quite different from MW? Spec Ops show some similarities from MW: the weapons, the soldiers' appearances, the vehicles,etc. except for the gameplay,the terrain and third person shooter game engine,etc.
Leave a comment on you opinions about this.
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Alright, so while this wiki is "new" it's not THAT new. While this may seem like a childish blog to post, we do really need some traffic here on chat. And if we have traffic on the wiki, we'll have traffic on chat, and vice versa.
The key issue for today, however, is that we really can't communicate fast enough on this wiki with normal messages, as our schedules aren't identical. If we are on chat regularly, then we can get through important stuff that needs to be handled much faster. Thoughts can also be shared in more detail.
Not to mention.
Spec Ops: The Line is a kickass game. Don't you guys wanna talk about it?Read more >
Over the past couple of months we have been developing and testing a related videos module on some wikis like Harry Potter, Hunger Games and Halo. During these tests we have been tracking the number of video plays as well as collecting community feedback. We are now ready to expand the rollout to the rest of the site, and we are starting with wikis that there are the most videos for - which includes your wiki!
The videos we have are fully licensed from video partners we have developed relationships with. They include videos such as trailers, famous movie/TV clips, walkthroughs and behind the scenes interviews. We currently have video content from Screenplay and are working to create partnerships with other vendors, including Hulu, soon. …Read more >
I saw the interview but its still confusing because both Walker and Adams were in the helo but they die sepreatly from each other when Walker was reliving Dubai. And how did he relive the epilouge if he was already dead before that could even happen? Cuz all that I can think of is that hes being judged and if he surrender to falcon one he goes to heaven and if he fights he goes to hell. So anyone know the real answer cuz im real confused?Read more >
For me I hope that these are added in a new DLC:
- Mk 14
- M120 Mortar in MP along with the Mortarmen calss(The only class that can use it)
- A mode similar to Convoy in SOCOM
- And some new maps thats 33rd v. Refugees
What do you think of my list. And whats do you hope appears?Read more >
Okay, here we go, I figured I might as well get this out of the way early on. First up, I wanna know your favorite character, aspects of the game, what you thought of the missions, etc, etc. I'll give you some info on my favorites as well as some things I'm intrigued by.
First, Lugo is my favorite character, shortly followed by Martin Walker himself. He's the comic relief of the film that has that compassionate backup to it. I was really upset by his death. What I want to do right here, is offer a little comparison. If any of you are fans of the Alien series (you know, Ripley, Sigourney Weaver, all that?) then you might remember Alien Resurrection, came out the year I was born. Why am I bringing this up? Well, the specific character I'd lik…
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With Spec Ops The Line getting a Co-Op campaign in future DLC what do you think it will be like? I think it will either follow the story of 4 33rd Soldiers so we can have a better view of why there doing the things they did or it will be 2 players with one playing as Konrad and the other as Walker showing what happend in Kabul. So what do you think?Read more >
I'm the founder of the wiki. I created this wiki years ago and I've not really done much to it unfortunately.
So for that matter, please welcome UK13, or "MyOpsAreBlackerThenYours" as the new administrator :)
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So what do you think of it? In my opinion its a great game but theres the things that bother me:
- MSG-90 is way to weak
- They have the same voice actor for each faction
- Host Migration
- And voice acting for the announcer could be a bit better
xbox360achivements.org sat down Nolan North the voice actor of Martin Walker about his experience with spec ops the line. To sum it up he said this about these topics:
Who is Martin Walker? Hes a great soldier, but he still is human. He also said The Line will be "one of the most psychologically mind-bending games" hes ever been involved with
Was Walker diffrent from what you ussauly do? Yes,I think what makes it different is that rather than the player walking in his shoes, you’re walking in his mind. You feel for the character. The game hits at an emotional level that very few shooters will reach.
How dificult is it to switch from "killer" to "peacemaker"? You know, bi-polar disorder would probably help. It’s not as drastic as “Killer"or “P…Read more >
Spec Ops: The Line Loot Drop Sweeps Rules'
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. Promotion Description. ‘Spec Ops: The Line Loot Drop Sweeps’ is a sweepstakes promotion where individuals who enter their contact information onto the Spec Ops: The Line Loot Drop Sweeps page on Wikia’s Spec Ops: The Line wiki will be eligible to be selected as a winner from all eligible entries. Entries must be completed from 12:01 on May 11, 2012 to 23:59 on June 1, 2012 (the “Promotion Period”) will be eligible to win one (1) of three (3) prizes. The prize will be limited to the following:
- A $10 Best Buy Gift Card
- A $10 Fandango Gift Card
- A Turtle Beach Gaming Headset
How To Enter. You will automatically be entered into the Promotion by entering your inf…Read more >
Hi Spec Ops Community. 2K informed us that we have to pause this campaign due to ESRB restrictions.
Please check back soon for when the giveaway continues. We apologize for any inconvenience.Read more >
Call of Duty is the sales king of military shooters. As such, there’s a natural tendency to want to copy its formula. Spec Ops: The Line does things its own way, stepping out of Call of Duty’s shadow in many ways.
Recently, I played a few hours of Spec Ops’ single-player missions and have seen about a third of what the campaign has to offer. It’s a refreshing change from most military shooters. Here are five things that set Spec Ops: The Line apart from Call of Duty.
Most shooters are globetrotting adventures with an expected mix of urban and wilderness settings. Spec Ops: The Line stays focused in one area. You start in Dubai and you stick in that city throughout.
Of course, sticking to one spot is pretty pointless if that’s place isn’t inte…
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In order to help prepare this Wiki for the upcoming release of Spec Ops: The Line, the Wikia Content Team has decided to give this wiki a new makeover. We also have decided to implement blogs in order to help bring you news and updates about this series as it gets closer and closer to release. Please help us make this Wiki as fun and exciting for you guys as we possibly can.
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