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MobyGames Classic: X-Com: UFO Defense community stories

MobyGames Classic: X-Com: UFO Defense community stories

Last Wednesday we added 1994's X-Com: UFO Defense to our growing list of video game classics, presented by MobyGames.com.

Ask fans about X-Com: UFO Defense and you'll likely be told enthusiastic stories about what's largely regarded as one of the turn-based genre's seminal strategy games. The game put players in the role of the Extraterrestrial Combat Unit (X-COM, for short), a secret squad responsible for fending off an alien invasion by assimilating their technology. Tactical combat, global strategy, UFO lore, and a heavy emphasis on resource management joined a host of player-driven customization options in order to create X-Com: UFO Defense's incredibly beloved formula.

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MobyGames Classic: X-Com: UFO Defense

MobyGames Classic: X-Com: UFO Defense

Ask fans about X-Com: UFO Defense and you'll likely be told enthusiastic stories about what's largely regarded as one of the turn-based genre's seminal strategy games. The game put players in the role of the Extraterrestrial Combat Unit (X-COM, for short), a secret squad responsible for fending off an alien invasion by assimilating their technology. Tactical combat, global strategy, UFO lore, and a heavy emphasis on resource management joined a host of player-driven customization options in order to create X-Com: UFO Defense's incredibly beloved formula.

Today we add 1994's classic strategy title X-Com: UFO Defense to our growing list of video game classics, presented by MobyGames.com.

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