Set in the 2050's,the development of enhanced DNA sequencing and nano-technology has seen rapid advancements in cybernetic engineering. Governments of the world act as the puppets of global mega corporations. These corporations use legal and illegal means to gain more power. From 2020 onwards it was commonplace for corporations to steal, exterminate and blackmail other corporations especially where legal means are denied or are too expensive. They develop their own infiltration forces to get these jobs done above and also spend vast amounts of money on security systems and resources to protect their own interests. Hostile Takeover 2050 is a fast paced action game, which combines elements of teamwork, unique character traits for infiltrators and respawnable security guards.
Hostile Takeover 2050 is a team-based multiplayer FPS mod for Unreal Tournament 3. The game consists of two sides - the Infiltrators who are an elite team of mercenaries with highly advanced gadgetry to help them achieve their objective, and Corporate Security which hinder the Infiltrators efforts with emphasis on team work instead of technology and raw skill.