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Review: Intense alien warfare goes mobile with XCOM: Enemy Unknown for iOS

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  • XCOM: Enemy Unknown for iOS
    4/5
    $20.00
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    Even with its finicky controls, XCOM: Enemy Unknown for iOS is an excellent port of the PC version and a must-have for fans of strategy games.

At a Glance

Even with its finicky controls, XCOM: Enemy Unknown for iOS is an excellent port of the PC version and a must-have for fans of strategy games.

Price when rated: $20
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Pros

  • Near-infinite replayability
  • Supports iCloud game saves
  • Almost identical to the PC and console versions

Cons

  • Feels cramped on smaller screens
  • Gestures sometimes fail to register
  • No multiplayer at launch
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