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Posted 06 March 2012 - 01:15 PM


2KGames released an XCOM: Enemy Unknown developer's diary to link released pictures into video. See the flow of combat and hear new info from people who know best.

Also, please check out the GameTrailers Interview as this has a LOT more footage, including a UFO!

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Posted 06 March 2012 - 05:24 PM

This looks incredibly badass, I want it!
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Posted 06 March 2012 - 05:44 PM

View PostJman4117, on 6th March 2012, 5:24pm, said:

This looks incredibly badass, I want it!

Frak...the Muton screaming and charging the soldier at 2:37 made me jump :blush:

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Posted 06 March 2012 - 05:56 PM

WOW  :blush:

any details on release date, spec ect?


just found this http://www.gamershel...ews_134316.html

never wished a year away before lol

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Posted 06 March 2012 - 06:29 PM

View Postgatt, on 6th March 2012, 5:56pm, said:

WOW  :blush:

any details on release date, spec ect?


just found this http://www.gamershel...ews_134316.html

never wished a year away before lol

Now it's 2013?  Used to be 2012, slipping already.   Damn.  

This looks like the coolest game EVER.

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Posted 06 March 2012 - 06:54 PM

It could be,
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Sexy for all of you, and me.


Yo! Right? :blush:

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Nasty Predator-like claw-things on that Muton! :)

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Posted 06 March 2012 - 07:31 PM

View PostSGCSG1, on 6th March 2012, 7:29pm, said:

Now it's 2013?  Used to be 2012, slipping already.   Damn.  

This looks like the coolest game EVER.
Wait wait wait, the diary says 2012. As long as Firaxis or 2K states 12 it stays that way.

EDIT: I love the hidden hyphen. And its abuse in all the names etc.

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Posted 06 March 2012 - 08:07 PM

I just pee'd a little. In excitement of course.

I've got to say I love the glam cam - how many times have we all thought it would make an awesome movie? Well now it sort of is :blush:

It would be immense if you could then save an entire mission and watch it back in real-time (like replays in StarCraft II) and share the video with friends, but I think they would probably have already thought of that one so I'd be surprised if it wasn't a feature already.
I want to see the inside of the UFO in my avatar.

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Posted 06 March 2012 - 08:21 PM

I'm in love - where do I pre-order ?
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Posted 06 March 2012 - 08:33 PM

View Postsilencer_pl, on 6th March 2012, 8:21pm, said:

I'm in love - where do I pre-order ?
Who do I sign my house over to to play right now?
I want to see the inside of the UFO in my avatar.

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Posted 06 March 2012 - 08:41 PM

Try applying to Firaxis :blush: maybe you will have chance.
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Posted 06 March 2012 - 08:46 PM

Looks like during the video they were using a xbox360 version of the game....cool
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Posted 06 March 2012 - 09:00 PM

They always show this on xbox - dunno why because they are making it on PC :blush:
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Posted 06 March 2012 - 09:35 PM

Have you guys seen GameTrailers' own inteview? It's another video that has some of the same footage, but also a good deal of new material. Including the appearance of the Berserker, a melee-only alien that seems to be a cousin of the Mutons.
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Posted 06 March 2012 - 10:04 PM

Just watching that now Shadowblade - noticed that this bit must be from the intro as you can see from the words at the bottom-left of the screen :blush:

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AND FAR MORE IMPORTANTLY THERE'S A UFO:

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I'm getting shivers now. And not just because it's cold here.
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Posted 06 March 2012 - 10:13 PM

And the big bald guy is somehow Japanese. :blush:
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Posted 06 March 2012 - 10:15 PM

View PostShadowBlade, on 6th March 2012, 10:13pm, said:

And the big bald guy is somehow Japanese. :blush:

He's an imposter - a Muton in disguise! :)
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Posted 06 March 2012 - 10:31 PM

View PostShadowBlade, on 6th March 2012, 9:35pm, said:

Have you guys seen GameTrailers' own inteview? It's another video that has some of the same footage, but also a good deal of new material. Including the appearance of the Berserker, a melee-only alien that seems to be a cousin of the Mutons.

Awesome! I just saw the video... I think I'm falling in love with the chief scientist :blush:

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Posted 07 March 2012 - 05:01 AM

One thing I've never done...( knock on wood ) is count the proverbial chickens before they hatch. Hey! If they don't make the Fall or 3rd quarter deadline, so be it. If they continue to fine-tune this game into something well beyond into the first or second part of 2013, we'll all love and appreciate the reasons for which they did. I think this game is going to be special. :blush:
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Posted 07 March 2012 - 07:00 AM

The glam-cam headshot at 3:05 officially started my crush on this game. Time will tell...
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