In Alpha Protocol the player is Michael Thornton, a rookie spy tasked with tracking down a group of fanatical terrorists behind a tragic missile attack on a passenger jetliner. Thornton has access to the latest in military weaponry and possesses tremendous raw physical and mental capacities, but its completely up to the player to develop his abilities and determine how he interacts with every character in a vast, exotic real world locales. Alpha Protocol breaks new ground in gaming with the implementation of a decision-based mechanic where the players every action and choice shapes the outcome of the game and its constantly evolving story. No two players will experience the game in the same way.
- Redefined RPG Classless system gives players the ability to mold Thorton into the secret agent they want him to become with lethal close combat techniques, marksman skills, proficiency with gadgets and much more.
- The International Spy Players will travel around the world to international safe house locations to obtain information, mission objectives and conduct meetings with a growing list of contacts.
- Dialogue Stance System With an innovative real-time dialogue system, the characters in Alpha Protocol will react to Thortons each and every word. Caution and wit are needed as the stakes are high and the tensions mount in conversations that will have players on the edges of their seat.
- ESRB Rating: MATURE with Blood, Strong Language, Sexual Content, Drug Reference, and Intense Violence