You'll Soon Be Able To Use XCOM Soldiers In Civilization V [UPDATE: Now with video]S

Today Firaxis—the makers of both XCOM: Enemy Unknown and Civilization V—announced that you can research something called the XCOM Project in your game of Civ V.

What that does is replace what would normally be paratrooper units with actual XCOM soldiers that drop from the Skyranger. Check out what that looks like in the screenshot above.

Here it is in action: