|XCOM has the guts to do something new.|
Instead of eventually beating the game being a matter of persistence, you can sink dozens
of hours into a game of XCOM, and lose. Planet is taken by the aliens, Game Over.
|You can customize everything about a soldier except their assigned class, Country of Origin, and gender. I named this squad after characters played by myself, my wife and friends in tabletop RPGs over the years.|
|The result of poor planning, squad panic, rushing forward too quickly, or just plain bad luck.|