2K Games has announced that XCOM: Enemy Unknown is now available for digital pre-sale.
The game is priced at $49.99 from participating digital retailers, and, for those who do plan to pre-purchase the game, you'll receive the Elite Soldier pack, which is a free launch bonus that contains "top-of-the-line soldier customization features that will only be available while supplies last." In addition, the Elite Soldier pack will offer:
- Classic X-COM Soldier: Players will instantly receive a new recruit in their barracks inspired by the original X-COM: UFO Defense. The iconic soldier with the blonde, flattop hairstyle will return fully modernized.
- Soldier Deco packs: Players can customize their soldier with several aesthetic upgrades to armor suits, including the new Hyperion and Reaper soldier armor kits.
- Complete color customization: A variety of colors and tints for all armor sets in the game allow players complete control to customize their squad’s look.
All PC versions of XCOM: Enemy Unknown will be powered with Steamworks, 2K Games also confirmed. The Steam version of Fireaxis' title features Achievements, auto-updating, multiplayer matchmaking, Steam Cloud support and more.
XCOM: Enemy Unknown is due for a release on October 9 in North America and October 12 in Europe.