That Other XCOM Game Just Got a New Coat of Paint

While there are two official games coming based on the classic XCOM (or, really, X-Com) universe, there's another, less official one in the pipeline as well: PC indie strategy title Xenonauts. » 4/06/12 3:30am 4/06/12 3:30am

Frozen Account Further Sours PayPal's Terrible Reputation with Indie…

For the third time in about a year, PayPal has frozen the account of an independent developer for six months, presumably because preorder activity triggered red flags. PayPal rarely says why in this case, even to the account holder, leaving its actions to appear arbitrary and bureaucratic, if not portrayed as… » 10/09/11 1:00pm 10/09/11 1:00pm

Xenonauts Takes an Old Classic and Doesn't Turn it Into a First-Person…

OK, I admit it: I am as cynical as you when it comes to half-suspecting that enormously ambitious, fanbase-courting independent projects announced before work on them has even begun carry the dread stench of vapourware. » 10/04/11 12:00pm 10/04/11 12:00pm

Another New "X-Com" Game, And It's Not A Shooter

The new XCOM game isn't the same as the old X-Com games. Some people are cool with this, while others are not cool with this. If you're in the latter group, you should check out Xenonauts, an upcoming indie PC game. » 4/16/10 12:00am 4/16/10 12:00am