X-Com-a-like

Xenonauts dev's Paypal account "locked down and closed" for 180 days

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Xenonauts, the indie strategy game inspired by the original X-Com, has recently hit serious funding difficulties. In a post on the Xenonauts blog Goldhawk Interactive explained that they had been forced to stop offering pre-orders after Paypal froze their account. The situation is similar to Indie Stone's problems with Project Zomboid's funding.

Xenonauts Dev Diary #2

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PC Gamer routinely features Developer Diaries: tales of what goes on behind-the-scenes in the development studios making your favorite games. In this entry, Xenonauts Project Lead Chris England talks about the evolution of the look and feel of indie developer Goldhawk's X-COM: UFO Defense/UFO: Enemy Unknown homage. Let us know what you’d like to see developers discuss in future diaries in the comments.