XCOM: Enemy Unknown video interview, plus in-game footage


We talk to XCOM: Enemy Unknown associate producer Pete Murray about what it takes to make a modern XCOM game and the importance of providing consequences for player decisions. We also take a look at a few of the game's classes and watch a man with a jetpack rain death down on aliens from on high. Check out the full video below.

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Firaxis announced the game's October release date yesterday, along with details of its various pre-order bonuses. Graham was one of the first people to see XCOM: Enemy Unknown back in February. Check out his guide to everything you need to know about the game for more information. If you're having trouble with the video above, you can also watch it on our YouTube channel .

Chris Thursten

Joining in 2011, Chris made his start with PC Gamer turning beautiful trees into magazines, first as a writer and later as deputy editor. Once PCG's reluctant MMO champion , his discovery of Dota 2 in 2012 led him to much darker, stranger places. In 2015, Chris became the editor of PC Gamer Pro, overseeing our online coverage of competitive gaming and esports. He left in 2017, and can be now found making games and recording the Crate & Crowbar podcast.