Walt Williams, lead writer on Spec Ops: The Line, has announced his plans to leave 2K Games.

Williams will take up another role elsewhere in the industry. He has indicated that he'll be writing books.

Williams' more recent writing credits include upcoming 2K titles Civilization: Beyond Earth, and Evolve.

Williams, who has been with 2K Games since 2005, is also credited on more than 20 other 2K titles in capacities from analyst to assistant producer.