XCOM 2 – Console Launch Trailer

XCOM 2 finally makes the jump to console this week. It’s time, Commander, to choose whether or not to name your soldiers after your friends – because once they die, they stay dead (unless you are not playing in Iron Man mode and reload a save, cheater!)

BRB @ gamescom: Battleborn and XCOM 2

Simon was invited to play two games published by 2K Games at gamescom. That’s a lot of games for one excerpt.

XCOM 2 – “Moment of Truth” Announcement Trailer

2K and Firaxis Games struck a cord with XCOM: Enemy Unknown, a game that made it onto many Game of the Year lists in 2012. Its rare mix of strategy and perma-death led to many stories of players’ favourite soldiers falling in the heat of battle. The recently announced XCOM 2 transports players 20 years into […]

Review: XCOM: The Board Game

The Alien Menace must be stopped! We need you soldier. Join Chris Korek as he recruits you for his team to save the world in XCOM: the Board Game

Preview: XCOM: The Board Game

This preview gives you two perspectives on XCOM: The Board Game – one from Tim’s perspective, as a fan of the video games, and Alex’s perspective, who has never played the video games before.

Review: The Bureau: XCOM Declassified

The Bureau: XCOM Declassified, a spin off title set in the world of XCOM: Enemy Unknown that may have strayed too far from its origins.

The Bureau: XCOM Declassified – The Clown Show

Something strange is going on in the town of Pima, New Mexico. Who is Orbit the clown? http://youtu.be/djO2V2VX4zQ

The Big Red Ramble: XCOM Enemy Unknown

Tim takes control of a mouse while Tudor and Kev look on in amazement at just how terrible he is at controlling it. Jon’s passed out on the sofa, but there in spirit. Oh yeah, also there are ALIENS. http://youtu.be/jjyOCdlkWOI

XCOM: Enemy Unknown – “Our Last Hope” Launch Trailer

 XCOM: Enemy Unknown puts you in control of XCOM HQ, a collaboration of the world’s finest soldiers. Recruit, train and upgrade your soldiers, using research acquired from studying alien technology. Your success will be determined on your ability to keep your soldiers alive on the battlefield, as they are the last hope for humanity. http://youtu.be/biCWrM2IEcs

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