As the commander of a secret paramilitary organization called XCOM, defend Earth against a terrifying global alien invasion by managing resources, advancing technologies, and overseeing combat strategies and individual unit tactics. XCOM: Enemy Unknown couples tactical turn-based gameplay with incredible action sequences and on-the-ground combat.
- Research alien technologies, create and manage a fully operational base, plan combat missions, and control the movements of soldiers in battle
- Direct soldier squads in turn-based ground battles and deploy air units such as the Interceptor and the Skyranger
- Recruit, customize, and grow unique soldiers and manage your personnel
- Combat spans the globe as the XCOM team engages in over 70 unique missions, interacting and negotiating with governments around the world