In the present day, Firaxis confirmed a mod referred to as To Long War 2 could be coming to XCOM 2 on PC. For those who do not bear in mind, the unique Long War mod drastically modified Enemy Unknown/Enemy Inside, making it far more troublesome and longer, whereas including new techs, lessons, and a fatigue system for your squad. Lengthy Battle Studios, the group that created the unique mod and which has since labored on smaller mods for XCOM 2, is collaborating with Firaxis on it.

Long War Studios additionally introduced it is rebranding itself as Pavonis Interactive and has launched a new website with the announcement. The positioning reveals that it is working by itself venture as nicely – a technique recreation referred to as Terra Invicta, the place you assemble a council of scientists, politicians, and navy leaders to unite Earth’s warring nations and defend it from an alien invasion. The venture is listed as in “pre-Kickstarter improvement.”

No different particulars have been revealed about Long War 2 at the moment, however, Pavonis’ website says info can be launched within the coming weeks at XCOM.com.

[Supply: XCOM Official Site, Pavonis Interactive site]

Our Take
Now that many gamers have had time to wrap their palms round XCOM 2 and its intricacies, it is nice to listen to mod that ought to add extra problem and shake issues up within the recreation is in its manner. Whereas we nonetheless do not know specifics, it will be fascinating to see if Pavonis ups the ante much more within the problem division with Long War 2.