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Путеводитель по XCOM
by Beating in style C-dur
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XCOM Long War - UFO Response Guide
by OsoMoore
In XCOM: Long War, you don't have the luxury of shooting down every UFO. This short guide will tell you when to shoot, when to wait, and when to run away. Feel free to skip to Choose the Response section instead of reading the rest of this guid...
Ryan’s Quick Guide to Gene Mods, Mechs, Covert Ops, Achievements, Etc
by RyanInk
This XCOM Enemy Unknown/Within guide aims to provide easy to read reference for misc bits I believe haven’t been covered well enough. These tips are subjective from my experience with the game (100+ hrs, watching youtube vids and wiki walks, 70 achievem...
Otter Safety Guide: XCOM: Enemy Unknown
by The Safest of Otters
Throughout this guide, I intend to help aspiring commanders failing to hit a sectoid at point blank save themselves by micromanaging, crying hysterically and drinking tea to victory......
An Unknown Enemy: The Optimal* Strategy 2.0
by assiduouslyhenrik
The most updated and one of the most top-rated guide for XCOM: Enemy Unknown . A comprehensive combat- and base management guide for rookie Commanders, as well as more experienced Commanders. This guide details skill tree-paths, alien abilities, ...
XCOM: Enemy Unknown - Understanding The Game
by Mr. Gameplay1001
As we all know, XCOM: Enemy Unknown is a very hard game, even at the start. This guide will teach you tips, keeping your cool, and making sure you don't get a game over right off the bat....
XCOM: Enemy Unknown - In-Depth Class Guide
by Rensje
An in-depth guide detailing all of XCOM's soldier classes and their stats and abilities. Whether you are a new player or an XCOM vet, this guide will help you get the most out of your squaddies! This class guide is divided into eight sections: one for ...
A Guide to Help you Play XCOM: Enemy Unknown: Now With Easter Eggs
by TheCarlsonBoys
Need some tactical support in and out of the battlefield? Here's some helpful tips. Includes classes, weapons and armor descriptions for a loadout ready to engage this extraterrestrial threat invading. Recommended for the beginner to XCOM, or the veteran ...
Advanced tips in xcom nobody wrote a guide for
by theoptimisticgamer
First off, a special thanks to the steam community and my fellow xcom players who have mentioned some of these tactics but not really explained them. So thank you for that. Let us get started. I also welcome any feedback or suggestions to help improve thi...
Soldier Building: Enemy Within
by Toastasaurus Rex
How to build your soldiers' skills, what items are useful for, and how to factor in gene mods, psi powers, and MECs....