XCOM: Enemy Unknown News (PC)

The Second Wave mod for XCOM adds new options to make it tougher

Posted: 10.11.2012 by JonahFalcon

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Players who have beaten the difficult XCOM: Enemy Unknown or who are at least cruising through the game may wish XCOM was even tougher. A new mod, The Second Wave, has been released that adds options to add another level of toughness.

Game of the Month - October 2012

Posted: 05.11.2012 by JustCommunication

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It;s like a thousand wallets cried out in terror, and were suddenly silenced...

Easy "is now easier" in second XCOM: Enemy Unknown patch, SHIVs fixed

Posted: 02.11.2012 by Technet2k

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Firaxis has posted the changelog for their second patch update for XCOM: Enemy Unknown, which includes an easier time of beating back the intergalactic invasion forces when set on easy difficulty.

The team don't have an exact date on the patch. They also address some SHIV related hiccups. The upcoming fixes may not include something for the defeat screen bug at the game's end.

The Best in free PC games and mods: October 2012

Posted: 02.11.2012 by Simonkey75

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Simon Williams presents us with the best PC games and mods from October 2012.

Firaxis have 'plenty on their plate' with plans for XCOM, mod support possible Poll

Posted: 25.10.2012 by Technet2k

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XCOM: Enemy Unknown wasn't developed with modding as one of the "core pillars", says producer Garth DeAngelis, but the team recognise its importance to the community. It may happen sometime.

Mod support is something they'd "like to resolve going forward," but the team is busy with lots of plans in motion "for a while." Firaxis have just announced the Slingshot DLC adding new missions.