XCOM 2 is the sequel to the award-winning strategy game, XCOM: Enemy Unknown. Twenty years have passed since humanity lost the war against the alien invaders and a new world order now exists on Earth. After years of lurking in the shadows, XCOM forces must rise and eliminate the alien occupation.
XCOM 2 is a sequel to the 2012 Game of the Year XCOM: Enemy Unknown. Enemy Unknown brought life back to the Tactical RPG genre and XCOM 2 did nothing short of raising the bar even higher. XCOM was, before 2012, a series nobody had heard from in years. Firaxis, the company behind the Civilization series, got the rights to continue the series. XCOM: Enemy Unknown was actually announced after news of another nontraditional XCOM game (later revealed to be The Bureau: XCOM Declassified) that it proceeded to stomp in terms of reception, making the Enemy Unknown series the mainstay. XCOM 2 takes place in an alternate reality to XCOM: Enemy Unknown, but shares more connections than one would initially expect. Without revealing anything unannounced, the two realities do share a... Read Review