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8.3
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  1. 10 (402)
  2. 9 (929)
  3. 8 (345)
  4. 7 (110)
  5. 6 (43)
  6. 5 (39)
  7. 4 (19)
  8. 3 (9)
  9. 2 (12)
  10. 1 (35)

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  • User Rating 2.5

    What a Waist!

    Rated on January 14, 2013 by Smintar

    This is undoubtly the worst DLC in history. Its almost as bad as the game. I just cant believe that these gaming blogs gave X-com the ratings it did. The DLC is a almost a carbon copy of the game. It ...

    1 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    This is a quick review for those who are into the same type of games as I am!

    Rated on January 17, 2013 by xRownan

    Let me start by saying I expected more from this game. That being said its still an awesome game and I enjoyed it quite a bit while playing. The gameplay of XCOM: Enemy Unknown was done very, very ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    a new dimension in computer Strategy games. not like any other! Great fun and very addictive! most recommended!

    Rated on January 20, 2013 by rodnikosh

    I haven't had this much fun playing this strategy game in years. This game is not 'another' strategy game or a game 'like' the other one, it is a new way of looking on a strategy game. endless aspe...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    XCOM Enemy Unknown a tactical game that is both intense and challenging, while remaining fair and fun.

    Rated on March 02, 2013 by kirbyowns

    X-COM Enemy Unknown, a turn base strategy game that promises fans the genre an experience true to the genre. Can a mega blockbuster game truly have tactical depth in it, or at least enough to satisfy ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6

    A decent game that just runs out of steam a little..

    Rated on June 23, 2013 by Sir_Quej

    Xcom is a strange game tbh. Its well thought out and the idea of the game is sound but it just failed to get me hooked if I have to tell the truth. Its a sort of shooter, rts. Along the lines of ...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.5

    One more term that really should be included in the classification section to encompass games like these...FRUSTRATING!!

    Rated on August 22, 2013 by duanejake

    I walked into a GameStop/EB Games one afternoon, missing out on all the games I haven't been playing throughout the spring/summer. I picked up two overrated games one being an action adventure and the...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Yes! Dreams Do Come True...

    Rated on November 19, 2013 by TheBlaklyon

    Being a fan of the original XCOM, I have been dreaming of a modern day revival of the franchise. However, it had to stay true to the franchise and it couldn't be all flash and substance. I wanted it a...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.