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XCOM: Enemy Unknown PC Demo Out Today

Matt Gardner
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XCOM: Enemy Unknown PC Demo Out Today

2K Games have announced today that a free playable demo for Firaxis' XCOM: Enemy Unknown will be arriving on Steam posthaste.

You can get it here.

While you're waiting for that to install, you can check out our recent hands-on preview, and interview with producer Garth DeAngelis.

2K also detailed their pre-order bonuses, stating tht thoe who pre-order through participating retailers will receive the Elite Soldier Pack.

"The Elite Soldier Pack will provide the ultimate tools for soldier customization in XCOM: Enemy Unknown," said 2K, and it'll include the following:

  • Classic X-COM soldier: Players will instantly receive a new recruit in their barracks inspired by the original X-COM: UFO Defense. The iconic soldier with the blonde, flattop hairstyle will return fully modernized.
  • Soldier Deco packs: Players can customize their soldier with several aesthetic upgrades to armor suits, including the new Hyperion and Reaper soldier armor kits.
  • Complete colour customization: A variety of colours and tints for all armor sets in the game allow players complete control to customize their squad’s look.

There'll be a special edition version of the game too containing a copy of the game for PC and a number of unique XCOM items, including an art book; fold-out poster of the XCOM headquarters; XCOM insignia patch; and a collection of digital bonus assets such as desktop wallpaper, soundtrack and more.

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Late  Sep. 24, 2012 at 16:30

No xbla demo? :(

Anarchist  Sep. 24, 2012 at 18:02

Tempted to get my pc up and running to play this :/

targetbsp  Sep. 24, 2012 at 18:52

Steams download servers are not quick enough for my liking! :D

Doors  Sep. 24, 2012 at 21:27

Arrrgg playing that demo has got my juices flowing I NEED MORE!!!

MattGardner  Sep. 25, 2012 at 09:52

Good isn't it?! :D

Late  Sep. 25, 2012 at 09:56

/me wimpers.

Want it, want it, want it.....

Doors  Sep. 25, 2012 at 10:03

Good isn't it?! :D

Extremely good. It appears to have got the nostalgia factor just right not so much it seems archaic but just enough to bring fond memories back

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