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2K Marin vets form Uppercut Games and unveil new iOS shooter title Epoch

X-COM reboot staff leave for pastures new

Two of the members of the team at 2K Marin who worked on the new X-COM FPS reboot have left the studio to open their own indie developer Uppercut Games.

The former art director, Andrew James and lead designer Ed Orman have formed Uppercut Games and are beginning to explore the possibilities for triple-A quality titles on the iPhone and iPad.

Uppercut's first game, Epoch is a sci-fi shooter that follows a revived robot soldier as he makes his way through a war torn city, fighting ot find out what has happened.

Epoch is described as a unique cinematic experience and is scheduled for release some time in the fourth quarter of 2011.

Thanks Edge Online.

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