XCOM: Enemy Unknown is one of my favorite games. You play as the commander of XCOM, surprisingly enough, an organization dedicated to fighting the aliens who are attempting to conquer earth. 655 more words
Wondering about that hefty price tag? That’s because this game comes with 37 highly detailed miniatures, including different human commandos and aliens. We’re not sure we’re even supposed to call them “aliens,” by the way. They’re not all necessarily from out of this world. …
Different figures are represented by cards with stats and abilities. The five cards on the right represent events or loot that the players may find throughout the level.
The game comes with five different commandos, each represented by a plastic miniature and a stats sheet. These characters also come armed with kits, which may be equipment or a special ability.
Since I completed all of the official content for Tropico 4, I’ve been periodically playing XCOM: Enemy Unknown on PC. I remember seeing an advertisement years ago, and having no idea what to make of the nature of the game. 501 more words
XCOM, the popular strategy franchise is receiving a board game with XCOM: The Board Game. The game was created by Fantasy Flight Games in partnership with Firaxis games and will give players and experience to that of the popular XCOM: Enemy Unknown. 135 more words