XCOM

Developers of the XCOM ‘Long War’ mod form a new studio

Today the developers of the popular XCOM mod Long War have announced their forming of a new game development studio, Long War Studios. Their first title to be released under this new endeavor goes by the name Terra Invicta. As detailed on the popular gaming forum NeoGaf, the project is stated as being “a grand strategy game in which the player leads the defense of Earth during an alien invasion”. “In pre-Kickstarter development”. As for the story it certainly lifts...

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The Bureau: XCOM Declassified Details & Trailer

In development at 2K Marin is the newest installment in the XCOM legacy of games titled The Bureau: XCOM Declassified. With the success that the first game on this generation of consoles it was only a matter of time before another one would be on the way. This game is not a direct sequel, in fact it’s not even played from the same perspective. At it’s core, The Bureau is still an XCOM game, but a few changes...

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XCOM: Enemy Unknown Patch Coming Soon

ApparentlyXCOM: Enemy Unknownis pretty amazing and pretty hard. 2K games has announced the upcoming details of a patch for the well received “reboot” of XCOM. Currently the patch had a TBA release date, but here is what to expect in the patch. Major Fixes – Abductor roof visibility problems resolved -Interception game hang issues resolved: *If two interceptors are sent after UFO *If Skyranger is returning from combat after an Interceptor was already deployed – SHIV inaccessible issues resolved – AI...

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XCOM: Enemy Unknown Demo Invades Steam

A demo with two missions for Firaxis’ upcoming XCOM: Enemy Unknown hits Steam today, offering a taste of the battle against alien invasion ahead of its October 9 release date. Firaxis’s XCOM reboot, not to be confused with 2K Marin’s delayed FPS game, returns to the series’ strategy roots, with plenty of research, experimentation and turn based battles to go around. The reboot plans to address the original game’s steep learning curve while maintaing the depth that made it so...

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