Get An Inside Look At XCOM 2’s Avenger Base
by Mike Futter on Aug 20, 2015 at 02:00 AM
Platform PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, PC
Publisher 2K Games
Developer Firaxis Games
Rating Teen

A couple of weeks ago at Gamescom, we got a guided tour through XCOM 2’s mobile Avenger base. There have been some substantial changes to the strategy layer in keeping with the game’s theme of humanity in defeat.

Players will need to build the resistance from disparate cells around the world. In order to do that, you’ll need to move your mobile base, make contact, and bring those small groups into the fold.

Time isn’t on your side, though. You’ll need to make hard decisions quickly. Research, engineering, and more require intel, resources, and time.

Those decisions will be yours come November when XCOM 2 is out for PC. For more, check out our impressions from Gamescom

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PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, PC
Release Date:
February 5, 2016 (PC), 
September 27, 2016 (PlayStation 4, Xbox One), 
May 29, 2020 (Switch)