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XCOM 2 will be free to play for the next week.
Jump into XCOM 2 for the next six days for free, and that should give you an edge, at least when it comes to figuring out how to play strategically The sequel to XCOM: Enemy Unknown is free on Steam and Xbox One for the next week, and you can play it from now until[...]
XCOM 2: War of the Chosen Receives the Tactical Legacy Pack
Firaxis Games have released the Tactical Legacy Pack for XCOM 2: War of the Chosen this week, and it comes with a few different options in gameplay We have the full set of additions, along with an introduction trailer to it all from the developers This is a hefty pack of maps, weapons, armor, gameplay options, and[...]
XCOM 2 Collection is Coming to Xbox One and PS4 This Week
2K Games and Firaxis are preparing to release the XCOM 2 Collection for the truly obsessed fans as it will hit shelves on August 14th This is the console version as the collection already came out in PC back in early 2018, and now we have an idea of everything that will be included in the[...]
XCOM 2 Is Coming To PlayStation 4 And Xbox One
XCOM 2 is a brilliant title, but it surprised most when it was announced that the game would only be coming to PC It wasn't expected to stay that way, but nothing has been hinted at yet. Well, the silence has been broken Firaxis have today announced that the game is going to be coming to[...]
XCOM 2 Is Getting Pretty Wacky Cosmetic DLC Next Week
One of my favorite things about XCOM 2 is the customization you can bring to your soldiers I can spend hours organizing my team's look just as I want them, making sure I have the coolest multi-national alien fighting team there is. Well, those customization options are improving next week with DLC full of new items[...]
XCOM 2 Devs Didn't Expect Performance Problems But Is Working On Fixes
I really had fun with XCOM 2, and personally, I didn't experience anything but fairly cosmetic performance problems If you look on the internet though, you'll see I appear to be quite unique There are many who have had problems with the game, and the claims are pretty widespread. It seems that these issues caught Firaxis[...]
XCOM 2 Review: X-Calation
I had one residing feeling coming into XCOM 2 Even though I adored the now classic XCOM: Enemy Unknown and hadn't played it since its 2012 release, I had trepidation because I knew the struggle the game had in wait, and if I'm honest, I'd 'been there' I wasn't sure what else XCOM 2 could[...]
XCOM 2 Has Been Delayed To Early 2016
When XCOM 2 was announced just before E3, I was surprised to hear it was coming out this year With such little build up for a sequel to a beloved franchise, it felt a little too low key an announcement. Well, 2K will now have a little bit more build up to play with as the[...]
Get A Look At How Your Base Is Going To Work In XCOM 2
I keep forgetting that XCOM 2 is so soon The tactical alien invasion game will be with us in November, and comes as a sequel to 2012's surprise hit XCOM: Enemy Unknown. Here is a nice long video to get you primed too It shows the intoduction to your new base 'The Avenger', which is refurbished[...]
XCOM 2 Gameplay Surfaces After E3
I got to see a bunch of XCOM 2 at E3 this year, and… well, it was a lot of XCOM It is pretty much what you would expect from a sequel to the game, only this time, it had a lot more scripted 'cut-scene' type interjections. If they work as advertised, that is exactly the[...]
XCOM 2 Announced As A PC And Mac Exclusive For November Release
It was a real favorite of fans, and of mine. That's why I'm excited about the newly announced XCOM 2 It was revealed as part of IGN First and shows that the XCOM operation seems to have gone underground in the face of some kind of alien assimilation That's a neat idea, so it will be[...]