Remember X-Com? Not if you’re under 28 years old…

But that’s just as well, because if you are old enough to remember the original X-Com fondly, you probably aren’t happy to learn the just announced new entry in the series, “XCOM”, is not the turn-based strategy remake by Ken Levine and Irrational Games long hoped for, but instead a first person shooter from Bioshock’s other developer, 2K Marin. Sigh… A few years ago I was talking to a gamer friend of mine, only 5 years younger than me, and made mention of X-Com only to discover he was too young to know anything about the brand. It has never been more[…]