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Firaxis game announcement coming on 12 April

Strategy game developer Firaxis will be revealing a new title at their PAX East panel this Saturday.

By Peter Parrish | 10 Apr 2014 | 3

IncGamers Podcast #128

It’s GamesCom week, which means news aplenty for the IncGamers podcast team to attempt to engage with and then rapidly digress from.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Aug 2013 | Comments Off

Alien wares: The Bureau: XCOM Declassified gets pre-order bonuses

If you haven’t already been burned by pre-ordering all sorts of high-profile games that turned out to be rubbish, you might be interested to know that pre-orders for The Bureau: XCOM Declassified are now open, complete with tiered rewards.

By Tim McDonald | 24 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

2K to reveal XCOM shooter in a “matter of days”

Everyone’s been wondering what happened to the XCOM tactical shooter and it looks like we’re about to find out thanks to an update on the 2K blog.

By Paul Younger | 24 Apr 2013 | Comments Off

Short PAX trailer suggests more XCOM on the way from Firaxis

Firaxis has sparked a touch of internet speculation with a short trailer shown during its PAX East panel (and re-shown below, courtesy of

By Peter Parrish | 25 Mar 2013 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast/Vidcast #88

The podcast team returns from an extended summer break, ready to delve into a deluge of Kickstarter projects that have dominated the news cycle of late.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Oct 2012 | 7

2K Marin’s XCOM delayed to ‘fiscal 2014′

With news-aplenty released today about Firaxis’ XCOM: Enemy Unknown (the modern take on the classic turn-based strategy and base building original), some may have been wondering what became of the ill-fated FPS ‘remake’ being developed by 2K Marin.

By John Robertson | 22 May 2012 | Comments Off

XCOM release date confirmed, pre-order bonus detailed

2K Games has confirmed that XCOM: Enemy Unknown will be released on 12 October, 2012, in the UK on PS3, 360 and Windows PC. 
“As we reimagine XCOM, one of our goals is to evolve the experience while recognising what made X-COM one of the greatest PC games to date,” said Sarah Anderson, senior vice president of marketing for 2K.

By John Robertson | 22 May 2012 | Comments Off