Release dates and times:
North America | October 9th 00.01 EDT
Rest of the world | October 12th 00.01 BST/ 01.01 CET
Classic X-COM Soldier: Players will instantly receive a new recruit in their Barracks inspired by the original X-COM: UFO Defence. The khaki jumpsuit and blonde, flattop hairstyle will return in its full glory, modernised with the rest of the XCOM universe.
Soldier Deco packs: Players can customise their soldier with several aesthetic upgrades to armour suits including the new Hyperion and Reaper soldier armour kits
Complete colour customisation: A variety of colours and tints for all armour sets in the game allow players complete control to customise their squad’s look.
Threatened by an unknown enemy, the Earth’s governments unite to form a secret paramilitary organisation, known as XCOM, to combat this extraterrestrial attack. As the commander of XCOM, you control the global defense team in a battle against a terrifying alien invasion.
Control the fate of the human race by creating and managing a fully operational base, researching alien technologies, planning combat missions, and controlling soldier movement in battle.
Worldwide Threat: Combat spans the globe as the XCOM team engages in over 70 unique missions, interacting and negotiating with governments around the world.
Strategic Base: Recruit, customise and grow unique soldiers and manage your personnel. Detect and intercept the alien threat as you build and expand your XCOM headquarters.
Tactical Combat: Direct squads of soldiers in turn-based ground battles and deploy air units such as the Interceptor and Skyranger.
Strategy Evolved: XCOM: Enemy Unknown couples tactical turn-based gameplay with incredible action sequences and on-the-ground combat.
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