X

XCOM: Enemy Unknown Preview -- A Frightful Yet Cinematic Experience

G4TVLeah
1 Comment

Posted April 7, 2012 - By Leah Jackson

XCOM Enemy Unknown

We got the chance to check out XCOM: Enemy Unknown at PAX East 2012 and Eric "The Boss" Eckstein let us know why the game's cinematic experience is so riveting:

"In the middle of issuing orders to a soldier, we cut to an in-game cutscene, eyeing Sectoids who are clustered, almost as if feeding, around a human corpse. They scatter off, and their "turn" begins, seamlessly after the cinematic ends. This happens again later when we meet another race of aliens, Mutons, who lie in wait inside a gas station, and once more as a Beserker smashes through a wall to take out one of our squad mates. In every instance, XCOM takes what was once a fairly standard reveal within a fog of war to a new level, making us feel fear or curiosity."

Check out or full XCOM: Enemy Unknown preview.

XCOM: Enemy Unknown Preview -- A Frightful Yet Cinematic Experience
http://www.g4tv.com/thefeed/blog/post/722525/xcom-enemy-unknown-preview-a-frightful-yet-cinematic-experience/
http://cache.g4tv.com/ImageDb3/293315_S/xcom-enemy-unknown.jpg
BlogThread_722525

ADVERTISEMENT

  • Borderlands 2 "Mechromancer" Gameplay Preview

    Posted: April 9, 2012

    75,995 Views | 02:33

  • Mobile Games at the Boston Indie Showcase

    Posted: April 17, 2012

    1,223 Views | 02:48

  • X-Play Panel PAX East 2012 - Part 4

    Posted: April 11, 2012

    2,012 Views | 03:44

  • X-Play Panel PAX East 2012 - Part 3

    Posted: April 11, 2012

    2,804 Views | 03:00

  • Psychic Duel With BioShock Infinite's Ken Levine

    Posted: April 11, 2012

    9,429 Views | 02:54

AdChoices