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XCOM: Enemy Unknown Review

Posted: March 15, 2013 by My Geek Thoughts in Reviews
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250px-XCOM_Enemy_Unknown_Game_CoverYea, I know XCOM: Enemy Unknown has been out for a while, SORRY! Been distracted and working through our backlog of reviews. One of the reasons for my backlog is I am STILL playing this game even though I have beat it MANY MANY times on different levels of difficulty. So, you can tell this will be an overall positive review.

XCOM: Enemy Unknown by Firaxis and 2K Games is a great turn based role-playing tactical overview game. It is also a good reimagining of the original 1990’s X-Com: UFO Defense by Microprose. I am a huge fan of the original X-Com, second only to the Civilization series. I still have my laptop with the original version of this game, but the laptop needs a fix right now. So when I saw at last years PAX that 2K would have this released on the Xbox 360 I nearly geek’d myself!  I preordered this right away and played after grabbing it at a midnight release. (more…)