The official site now returns a 404 error, and the marketing trailers via 2K's YouTube channel have been reclassified as 'private' so they can't be viewed. A G-Man cover-up!
Already rumours were abound that 2K was dramatically altering what form the game was taking, with it now believed to have taken on a squad, third-person shooter flavour.
A spokesperson for 2K told Polygon that the company "has no comment about the sites being down today."
2K offers "no comment" as XCOM website cleared and trailers 'made private'
15 April 2013 | By Simon Priest