Try our new beta!Click here
30°
Submitted by AwesomegamesUK 1128d ago | review

XCOM: Enemy Unknown Review | Awesome Games

Aidan from Awesome Games writes: 'Worlds are at war again in Firaxis’ XCOM Enemy Unknown, a slick reboot of the ‘90s DOS classic – which any fan will tell you didn’t need one. Invaded by an unidentified flying armada, the game focused on turn-based management as you battled an alien enemy, letting you lead humanity’s first line of defense as a commander. Sid Meier returns to his old IP – once with Micropose, now with Firaxis – and XCOM, sure as the name ‘Sid’ should signal – is a brilliant console strategy sim that has enough depth for long-time Meier masters, with intuitive real-time action that will make newcomers feel like pros — that is, after a few hours.' (PC, PS3, Xbox 360, XCOM: Enemy Unknown) 4.5/5

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
20°

Why Hearthstone's Next Update Both Thrills and Terrifies Me

10m ago - Big changes are coming to Hearthstone with the next expansion and there are plenty of potential p... | PC
40°

Indie Game & Chill: Let's Play Towerfall Ascension

17m ago - "Come hangout with me and let's talk about an amazing indie game; Towerfall Ascension. Towerfall... | PS4
Ad

List of PS4 Games that are coming out this month

Now - Looking for a new game for your PS4? Head over to our release calendar and see what is coming out this month. | Promoted post
40°

Clockwork Tales: Of Glass and Ink Review | TXH

27m ago - James writes - "It wasn’t too long ago that developers Artifex Mundi delivered us a point and cli... | PC
40°

Shadow Puppeteer Review | GodisaGeek

1h ago - Richard Simpson: "You’ll get through Shadow Puppeteer in around four hours and your experience wi... | PC
40°

Review in Progress: XCOM 2 | Destructoid

1h ago - Destructoid: I've only had a few hours with XCOM 2, Firaxis Games' follow-up to its 2012 XCOM:... | PC