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Phoenix Point: Kaos Engines DLC Arrives March 2022

The Phoenix Point: Kaos Engines DLC has been revealed, bringing a new vehicle and four new missions to this XCOM spiritual successor in early March 2022. Phoenix Point is a game that serves as a…

January 26, 2022 | 03:01 EST

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Snapshot Games 'Dropped the Ball' on Phoenix Point Xbox Game Pass launch

Some of you out there may be wondering where the Phoenix Point Xbox Game Pass release is. To put it simply: the devs ran out of time. If you're unfamiliar with Phoenix Point, it's basically like the…

December 6, 2019 | 11:00 EST

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Phoenix Point Beginner Guide

Julian Gollop's latest game, Phoenix Point, is finally here. If you've wanted to scratch that classic XCOM itch—a series birthed by Gollop himself—then Phoenix Point might be the game for you. If it'…

December 3, 2019 | 02:05 EST

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Phoenix Point Review

In 2012, following eleven years of silence from the XCOM franchise, 2K and Firaxis Games released XCOM: Enemy Unknown. Created without the involvement of original series mastermind Julian Gollop, …

December 4, 2019 | 10:00 EST

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Phoenix Point Delayed To December, New Backer Build Arriving Soon

The upcoming strategy game Phoenix Point has been delayed yet again. While fans may be upset to see Phoenix Point delayed, the developers are holding off on release for good reason — and backers are…

July 30, 2019 | 10:30 EDT

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Phoenix Point

Phoenix Point is a spiritual successor to the X-COM games. In 2022, melting permafrost causes the Pandoravirus to be unleashed on the world. Scientists are initially excited by this find as the virus…

November 1, 2019 | 01:41 EDT


EGX Rezzed 2019 - Phoenix Point: A Chat With Julian Gollop

I got a chance to play some Phoenix Point at EGX Rezzed, as well as chat with creator Julian Gollop. Take a look at my impressions and interview below. We also recently spoke to Julian about the…

April 22, 2019 | 02:00 EDT

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Julian Gollop's Phoenix Point Becomes Epic Store Timed Exclusive

The creator of XCOM's newest game, Phoenix Point, was expected to drop on Steam later this year. Now, Julian Gollop announced that this highly-anticipated title is going to be a timed exclusive for…

March 12, 2019 | 04:09 EDT

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Phoenix Point Delayed Until September

Phoenix Point was first teased on Twitter by X-COM creator Julian Gollop in March 2016 and a year later a crowdfunding campaign raised $765,948 in June 2017 to help support the project. This Tuesday…

February 7, 2019 | 09:20 EST