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History Of XCOM In Less Than 2 Minutes

History Of XCOM In Less Than 2 Minutes

It’s strange watching the games of your childhood given a fresh coat of paint and reimagined into something new. Sometimes they turn out as good (or better) and other times… well, let’s not talk about them here. XCOM is a series that landed in the former category, but what was…

Original X-COM’s Design Document Had Just 12 Pages

Original X-COM’s Design Document Had Just 12 Pages

It’s easy to forget that X-COM: UFO Defense came out 20 years ago, which means some players of the more recent XCOM: Enemy Unknown might not realise the latter game is based on a classic, much-loved series. Regardless of your level of knowledge of the franchise, you’ll undoubtedly get something…