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Hail to the ruling class – XCOM 2 Alien Hunters DLC hands-on

by 3 weeks ago

The last expansion for XCOM 2 was a solid upgrade to the seriousness of the base game, adding a lot of cosmetic options, but part of me felt like the …

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Civilization VI announcement trailer released

by 3 weeks ago

The announcement trailer for Sid Meier's Civilization VI has been released, detailing the depth of human achievement across all history in quick, artful fashion.  The next entry in the award-winning Civilization …

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XCOM 2’s second DLC dated for next week

by 4 weeks ago

2K and Firaxis have announced that XCOM 2's second DLC pack, Alien Hunters, will be available on May 12th. The $9.99 pack will feature new story content, weapons and armor, …

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XCOM 2 Anarchy’s Children DLC – Make your own Suicide Squad

by 2 months ago

Typically when I review a game I play it on normal difficulty, and with no mods -- as the developers intended it to be for the vast majority of players. …

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PAX South: The XCOM 2 mod panel shows a world of possibilities

by 4 months ago

The XCOM 2 panel at PAX South in San Antonio opened with a look backward to XCOM: Enemy Within. Joining the Firaxis team on stage, the Long War Studios team …

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Civilization Rising Tide launch trailer

by 8 months ago

You might have checked out our review for Sid Meier's Civilization: Rising Tide already, but while you wait for the game download, you need to see this awesome CGI intro trailer. …

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Civilization: Beyond Earth’s Rising Tide expansion’s soundtrack is available now

by 8 months ago

2K and Firaxis have released a wealth of new content for Civilization: Beyond Earth’s upcoming Rising Tide expansion. As of today, September 29th, Rising Tide’s soundtrack is now available to …

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XCOM 2 has been delayed until February

by 9 months ago

It looks like we all have one less game to worry about this holiday season, as XCOM 2 has been pushed into 2016. The strategy game will now come to …

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Latest XCOM 2 trailer shows you how to manage your resources

by 10 months ago

2K and Firaxis have released a new 12-minute-long trailer for XCOM 2. The "Welcome to the Avenger" video walks fans through the game's mobile HQ, and shows them how they'll be …

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Rising Tide brings undersea colonies to Civilization Beyond Earth

by 11 months ago

We’ve colonized through the ages, we’ve built impressive armies, and we’ve even taken to the stars, but for the first time we are going to take our territorialism to the …

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Gaming Trend’s Best of E3 2015 Awards

by 11 months ago

    After a week of press conferences, new trailers, hands-on time, and a lot of discussion, the Gaming Trend staff has decided upon the winners of our E3 awards for 2015. …

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    XCOM 2 announced as PC exclusive

    by 1 year ago

    2K has announced that Firaxis Games is currently developing XCOM 2, a sequel to XCOM: Enemy Unknown. The game is slated for launch in November of 2015 on PC, and …

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