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X-Com Enemy Unrecognisable?

Well, it had to happen otherwise the world would implode from having something actually go to plan without backfiring.  I am, of course, referring to Game Informer’s latest screenies from the recently announced re-imagining of Microprose’s classic turn based beauty, X-Com: Enemy Unknown.  While 2K…

XCOM Returns… Oh Meier!

If there are two words guaranteed to get us excited and, quite honestly, salivating here at GLHQ, they are “XCOM” and “returns”… as long as they don’t come coupled with “2K” and “Marin”, that is. Yes, according to the rain forest guzzling overly-serialised-exclusives behemoth that…

I Heart… Civilization II

I Heart… Civilization II

It was the summer of 96 and, despite being in the middle of the first heat wave I can remember experiencing, I found myself shying away from the sunlight and huddled around a computer in a friend’s house. The game in question was Grand Prix…