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    XCOM: Enemy Unknown - Anyone playing it right now?

    I just noticed this on PS+ on Monday when I was renewing my PS+ Subscription w/ a PS+ 1yr card from BestBuy that I got for $39.99 ($10 of for Game Club Reward Members.)

    Anyway I remember playing XCOM:UFO Defense in Grad. School many many moons ago. I was addicted to it. But I figured it may not be as fun in the modern day.

    There are a few modifications but so far the game is along the same mechanics, but it's not bad. I'm enjoying going back to a Turn Based game for a bit.

    Just started playing it last night, and I couldn't put it down, well until the wife asked me if I was ever going to go to bed and I realized I had been playing for a solid 7hrs and it was pretty late.

    So, anyone else playing this now?



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    Quote Originally Posted by TAZ427 View Post
    I just noticed this on PS+ on Monday when I was renewing my PS+ Subscription w/ a PS+ 1yr card from BestBuy that I got for $39.99 ($10 of for Game Club Reward Members.)

    Anyway I remember playing XCOM:UFO Defense in Grad. School many many moons ago. I was addicted to it. But I figured it may not be as fun in the modern day.

    There are a few modifications but so far the game is along the same mechanics, but it's not bad. I'm enjoying going back to a Turn Based game for a bit.

    Just started playing it last night, and I couldn't put it down, well until the wife asked me if I was ever going to go to bed and I realized I had been playing for a solid 7hrs and it was pretty late.

    So, anyone else playing this now?
    im really enjoying it actually! i wouldnt have ever tried it if it wasnt for PS+ but thank god i did... this game is $#@!ing AWESOME!
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    I just got Plus yesterday and downloaded it. I've heard great things about it so far.


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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yn0hV53dykU

    Skip to 3:09 and bask in the glory of the best soundtrack to go with XCOM. Oh, and I was saying Eat This! when I was shot gunning them as well, cause I'm The Boss like that.

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    I've been playing it during the last week right up to when I got The Last of Us which is consuming my time at the moment.

    I like what they've done, it's definitely challenging (and just a tad cheaty at times ) but it's certainly a good fun.

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    Is Xcom still free for PS+ members? since i have started playing my PS3 again i'm thinking about renewing my subscription, since i will be getting a PS4 on release day anyway.

    Once more into the fray.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Nuvian View Post
    Is Xcom still free for PS+ members? since i have started playing my PS3 again i'm thinking about renewing my subscription, since i will be getting a PS4 on release day anyway.
    It'll be available to download for 1 year.

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    Its a great game!
    I love Plus

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    Quote Originally Posted by irish-sid View Post
    It'll be available to download for 1 year.
    Cheers, got it now

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sparc View Post
    I've been playing it during the last week right up to when I got The Last of Us which is consuming my time at the moment. I like what they've done, it's definitely challenging (and just a tad cheaty at times ) but it's certainly a good fun.
    Yeah The Last of Us has been consuming most of my gaming time so I haven't had a chance to really dive into my PS+ games.

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    I'm downloading this now as I type! Just subscribed to plus and I'm downloading Battlefield 3 also!



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    When it came out, I couldn't put it down. Then I decided to try out a trainer, and it was never the same since (on PC).

    Starting to get back into it though (started a new game) for both Steam and PS3 versions.
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    Just got into this game as well and its wicked

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    i hate how come in difficult mission. You are not safe from those weird looking 8 legs alien. My black lady which happen to be a lieutenant always kill

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