XCOM 2 Console Editions Delayed Three Weeks

by Matt Bertz on Aug 04, 2016 at 10:54 AM

The alien invasion is still heading to consoles, but resistance groups will have to wait a bit before making their retaliatory strike.

During its Q! 2017 earnings call, Take-Two announced the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One editions of XCOM 2 need a few more weeks before they are ready for primetime. Originally slated to release September 6, the game is now expected to launch on September 27.

You can read our PC review of the standout strategy title here


Our Take
Delays are always a bummer, but we'd rather a developer take the extra time to make sure the game is running well than rush it out the door.