Posts Tagged ‘firaxis’


Report: XCOM: Enemy Within announcement confirmed for gamescom 2013

Report: XCOM: Enemy Within announcement confirmed for gamescom 2013
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Aug 1, 2013 / 2 comment(s)

It was only just yesterday that clues and rumours emerged alluding to something called ‘XCOM: Enemy Within,’ which many took…


H33rsay: Enemy Within could be the next great XCOM turn-based strategy game

H33rsay: Enemy Within could be the next great XCOM turn-based strategy game
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jul 31, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

You could have made a very good case for XCOM: Enemy Unknown being the best game of 2012, and many…


El33t’s GotY 2012 Community Podcast: XCOM: Enemy Unknown – A chat with Graeme Norval

El33t’s GotY 2012 Community Podcast: XCOM: Enemy Unknown – A chat with Graeme Norval
Community / Written by Oliver Snyders / Dec 21, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

El33tonline continues with our special series of podcasts speaking with members of the community and members of El33tonline to chat…


XCOM: Enemy Unknown singleplayer DLC announced, Elite Soldier Pack goes live

XCOM: Enemy Unknown singleplayer DLC announced, Elite Soldier Pack goes live
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Oct 24, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

We’ve got some very good news for those of you currently enjoying the incredibly intense strategic action of XCOM: XCOM:…


XCOM: Enemy Unknown demo now available on Xbox LIVE, PSN and Steam

XCOM: Enemy Unknown demo now available on Xbox LIVE, PSN and Steam
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Oct 10, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

If you’re a fan of deep and absorbing strategy titles then XCOM: Enemy Unknown is sure to be on your…


XCOM: Enemy Unknown Hands-on Preview (PC)

XCOM: Enemy Unknown Hands-on Preview (PC)
News / Written by Peter Wiles / Sep 17, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

Fans of the original XCOM game, UFO: Enemy Unknown, need not be concerned. Rather they should be jumping up and…


Gamescom 2012: XCOM: Enemy Unknown Hands-on Preview (PC)

Gamescom 2012: XCOM: Enemy Unknown Hands-on Preview (PC)
News / Written by Peter Wiles / Sep 3, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

Mix squad-based, tactical, turn-based battles with randomly generated but persistent characters, and meld it with strategy on a global scale…


XCOM: Enemy Unknown dated for October – special edition details, screenshots and gameplay explosion within

XCOM: Enemy Unknown dated for October – special edition details, screenshots and gameplay explosion within
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / May 22, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

You’ll be immersing yourself in a follow-up to the classic XCOM strategy series sooner than you might have thought, fellows…


In-game footage of XCOM: Enemy Unknown revealed with fascinating behind-the-scenes developer diary

In-game footage of XCOM: Enemy Unknown revealed with fascinating behind-the-scenes developer diary
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Mar 6, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

There’s just something about listening to technically-minded game developers talk about the nuts-and-bolts of game design that’s incredibly fascinating.


XCOM FPS delayed into 2013, XCOM strategy game could still see 2012

XCOM FPS delayed into 2013, XCOM strategy game could still see 2012
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jan 16, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

If you’ve been following the development of 2K Marin’s (Australia) first-person shooter set in the venerable XCOM franchise, then you…