Posts Tagged ‘XCOM 2’
XCOM 2: War of the Chosen

XCOM 2: War Of The Chosen Update Releases On PC

by Todd Blackon October 20, 2017
What is this new update for XCOM 2? How does it affect the expansion? Firaxis revealed today that a brand new update for XCOM 2: War of the Chosen released today on PC, and it’ll come to Mac, Linux and console soon. You can see the full breakdown for it on their site, but here’s […]
XCOM 2: War of the Chosen

XCOM 2: War Of The Chosen Gets New In-Depth Trailer

by Todd Blackon August 3, 2017
What challenges will we face in XCOM 2? What are The Lost? XCOM 2 is getting a major expansion in the form of War of the Chosen. And the team behind the game are making sure you’re ready for what’s coming with an in-depth look at The Lost, some of the enemies you will fight […]


XCOM 2 Team Honors “First Year Of Resistance”

by Todd Blackon April 4, 2017
Games and stats go together much better than you might think. Because for many, showing the stats of how much players are doing certain things are indicative to their success. So, the team behind XCOM 2 have decided do that with a very special video that shows off what players in the game have been […]

XCOM Lead Designer Talks Future Of Series

by Todd Blackon March 31, 2017
“My wife and I joke about this a lot. I’ve only ever worked one place, Firaxis. I’ve worked there for 17 years. I have been working on XCOM like ten years. And I’m the kind of guy that my favorite meal has not changed in like 25 years,” said XCOM Lead Designer Jake Solomon. “If […]

Two New Mods Available For XCOM 2!

by Todd Blackon July 10, 2016
New mods have become available for XCOM 2. The two released have come via official channels from Long Wars Studios, the team that made the Long Wars mod for the original XCOM. Check out the breakdown of the mods via the official XCOM website: “Hello, Commander. One of our resistance cells, Long War Studios, has promised […]

XCOM 2 DLC Gets Launch Trailer!

by Todd Blackon July 3, 2016
The newest DLC for XCOM 2, titled Shen’s Last Gift, is available now. The official XCOM website has not only revealed the launch trailer for the DLC, but also given “details” on what players can expect. “Hello, Commander. XCOM has uncovered intel on a hidden ADVENT facility housing new high-tech weaponry. Lily Shen, Chief Engineer […]


New XCOM 2 Patch Available Now!

by Todd Blackon July 3, 2016
A new patch has released for XCOM 2. This patch is necessary for the Shen’s Last Gift DLC. You can see the full patch notes here, and get a preview below: “A new patch for XCOM 2 is now live! The patch will automatically install when starting the Steam client. If it doesn’t install automatically, […]

XCOM 2 Set for Console Release! Get the Launch Details Here!

by Jeffrey Harrison June 7, 2016
XCOM 2 is finally arriving for consoles later this year. Firaxis Games and 2K Games officially announced this week that XCOM 2 will receive a release on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 later this September. Players who pre-order the game now will get the Resistance Warrior Pack, which has bonus outfits, headgear and custom facial […]

XCOM 2 DLC: Alien Hunters Detailed

by Todd Blackon May 5, 2016
Firaxis has revealed details on the upcoming DLC pack Alien Hunters. It will be available May 12 for $9.99. As for what’s in it, once you complete a new story mission you’ll see beefed-up “Ruler” versions of the Viper, Berserker, Archon appear at random in future missions. However, if you don’t kill them in a […]

New Breakdowns Of XCOM 2 Mods Arrive!

by Todd Blackon April 30, 2016
Firaxis is very open about allowing “official” mods into their came XCOM 2. They even teamed up with Long War Studios, who made the Long War mod for the original XCOM to make 5 official mods for the sequel. The first one is available now, IGN got the official breakdown: “Called Toolbox, this mod offers […]