XCOM FPS is still alive and set for FY 2014 release

Remember XCOM? No not XCOM: Enemy Unknown which was released successfully last year. XCOM the FPS game that was shown off back at E3 2011. Well, ever since people got extremely angry about the game it disappeared from the public eye for the better part of a year and a half. Well today 2K Marin and Take-Two revealed that the game is indeed set to still be released, though it is currently set to be ...

Free XCOM Content Update Available Now

Players of the awesome XCOM: Enemy Unknown (Review here for proof of awesomeness) should have started up their Steam clients and noticed that their game has been updated to the latest version. If not, you should tell steam to manually update the game because there is a plethora of new content available to you for free. This new content is available for players that have completed the main campaign...

XCOM Slingshot DLC Out Now

The latest piece of DLC content for the amazing XCOM: Enemy Unknown video game released by 2k and developed by Firaxis has been released onto the market. This release covers each platform that the game had been released on to. So this means that the pack is now available on the PC, PS3 and X360 platforms via their online markets (or in PC’s case, Steam). This DLC is titled the Slingshot Cont...

Borderlands 2 Sells 5 Million

The guys over at gearbox should be proud of their achievement in selling over 5 Million copies of their latest first-person shooter RPG, Borderlands 2. Us here at Capsule Computers loved the game and are unsurprised that it has done so well. Check out our reviews for the Xbox 360 and PC versions. On the milestone, 2k had this to say – “We’re thrilled with the momentum of Borderlands 2 and it...

XCOM: Enemy Unknown Review

XCOM: Enemy Unknown Publisher: 2k Games Developer: Firaxis Platform: PC (Reviewed), Playstation 3, Xbox 360 Release Date: October 12, 2012 Price: $49.99 (BUY HERE) Overview XCOM: Enemy Unknown is the long awaited reboot of the X-Com franchise that has been around since the early 90s. The franchise began its life as a tactical squad based strategy game and after some shifts in developers and publis...

XCOM Additional Content Announced

The god-tier XCOM: Enemy Unknown tactical strategy game from 2k and Firaxis has recently had some additional content revealed for it. The first of this content is the XCOM Elite Soldier Pack that was previously released as an addition to early adopters of the game. The second of these packs is the Slingshot Content Pack, which includes new missions to go on top of the XCOM campaign. The following ...

XCOM: Enemy Unknown In Stores Now

Today marks the release of the majorly anticipated XCOM: Enemy Unknown tactical strategy game from Firaxis and published by 2k Games.  This is a game that nearly everybody in the gaming media has been amticipating, including us here at Capsule Computers. You can expect a review from us in a few weeks. On the games launch, 2k had this to say – “XCOM: Enemy Unknown revives the XCOM franchise, ...

WIN – XCOM: Enemy Unknown

We have  3 copies of XCOM: Enemy Unknown to give away courtesy of 2K Games (1 x XBOX 360, 1 x PS3 & 1 x PC along with 3x glow pens and 3x T-Shirts) “XCOM: Enemy Unknown is an upcoming turn-based, action-strategy video game from 2K Games. Developed by the creators of the Civilization series, Firaxis Games,  XCOM: Enemy Unknown is scheduled for release on October 12 for PC, PlayStation 3 a...

XCOM: Enemy Unknown Interactive Trailer Released

Today 2k released an interactive trailer for the upcoming XCOM: Enemy Unknown video game releasing on the Xbox 360, PS3 and PC. This trailer plays like one of those old choose your own adventure novels of the past, only it’s with pre-recorded footage as opposed to a purely text based affair. In this trailer, players are tasked with making some tactical decisions based on the scenario present...

XCOM turned into a 3rd person shooter?

While many people are highly anticipating next week’s release of 2K Games’ XCOM: Enemy Unknown, there are a few of you who may remember that 2K Games had another XCOM game in development. In fact, 2K Marin’s first person shooter version of XCOM has been completely quiet ever since it was shown off at E3 during 2011. However it seems that things may have taken a drastic change fro...

XCOM: Enemy Unknown Demo Out Now

Fans of the XCOM franchise, or those taking an interest in the franchise for the first time will be pleased to know that a demo for the upcoming XCOM Enemy Unknown is now available on Steam. The demo itself is a whooping 5.4gb in size, so those of us with a small internet cap will probably have to find another means to obtain the demo. As someone who has taken a look at the demo already, I can tel...

XCOM: Hour Long Dev Playthrough

A couple of the amazing developers over at Firaxis showed off over an hours worth of footage of their upcoming tactical strategy game, XCOM: Enemy Unknown. The developers commentating the show are Jake Solomon and Garth DeAngelis. The stream started last night whilst most of us Australians were sleeping and as such may have missed out on the initial airing. Fortunately, there is a replay of this v...

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