XCOM: Enemy Unknown Second Wave DLC released for free

XCOM: Enemy Unknown

Those damn aliens just won’t go away with the release of the new XCOM: Enemy Unknown Second Wave DLC which has just been released today. This is the second DLC update following the release of the Slingshot Content Pack which is available for £5.49 on the PC.

The new free content includes new gameplay modifiers:

  • Damage Roulette: Weapons have a wider range of damage.
  • New Economy: Randomized council member funding.
  •   Not Created Equally: Rookies will have random starting stats.
  • Hidden Potential: As a soldier is promoted, stats increase randomly.
  • Red Fog: Combat wounds will degrade the soldier’s mission stats.
  •  Absolutely Critical: A flanking shot guarantees a critical hit.
  • The Greater Good: Psionics can only be learned from interrogating a psionic alien.
  • Marathon: The game takes considerably longer to complete.
  • Results Driven: A country offers less funding as its panic level increases.
  • High Stakes: Random rewards for stopping alien abductions.
  • Diminishing Returns: Increased cost of satellite construction.
  • More Than Human: The psionic gift is extremely rare.



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