Slingshot Content Pack Add-On Now Available for Critically Acclaimed XCOM®: Enemy Unknown

  Slingshot Content Pack Add-On Now Available for Critically Acclaimed XCOM®:
  Enemy Unknown

  Alien invasion continues in the skies over China with new missions, maps,
                              character and more

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NEW YORK -- December 04, 2012

2K Games and Firaxis Games announced today that the Slingshot Content Pack,
the first add-on content for the critically acclaimed XCOM®: Enemy Unknown, is
now available for purchase for Windows PC, the Xbox 360® video game and
entertainment system from Microsoft and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment
system. The Slingshot Content Pack is available for $6.99
(PlayStation®Network) / 560 Microsoft Points (Xbox LIVE® online entertainment
network) / $6.99 (Windows PC).

The Slingshot Content Pack, the first add-on content for the critically
acclaimed XCOM: Enemy Unknow ...

The Slingshot Content Pack, the first add-on content for the critically
acclaimed XCOM: Enemy Unknown, is now available for purchase for Windows PC,
the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and
PlayStation3 computer entertainment system (Photo: Business Wire)

With the Slingshot Content Pack, players will meet an enigmatic Triad
operative, divert an alien ship’s course, and do battle with the aliens in the
skies over China in a new set of linked Council missions. The Slingshot
Content Pack includes three new maps tied to the Council missions, a new
playable squad character with a unique story and voice, and new character
customization options.

Developed by the strategy experts at Firaxis Games, XCOM: Enemy Unknown
released in October 2012 to wide critical acclaim, including review scores of
5 out of 5 from GameSpy, 9.1 out of 10 from GameTrailers.com, and 9.5 out of
10 from Game Informer - earning “Game of the Month” honors in their November
2012 issue. In XCOM: Enemy Unknown, players oversee combat strategies and
individual unit tactics, as well as base management and resource allocation
while playing as the commander of a secret global military organization, XCOM.
With equal emphasis on deep strategy and intense tactical combat, XCOM: Enemy
Unknown allows gamers to control the fate of the human race by defending
against a terrifying global alien invasion.

A free playable demo* of XCOM: Enemy Unknown is available for Windows PC via
Steam, Xbox 360 and PS3™. Gamers who download the demo will be guided through
two levels of the single-player tutorial campaign, experiencing the combat
controls and effective tactics for defending humanity against the alien
threat. The two tutorial missions will also introduce players to the XCOM
base, where soldier training and researching alien technology takes place, and
offers a chance to experience the tactical and strategic layers of XCOM: Enemy
Unknown.

XCOM: Enemy Unknown and the Slingshot Content Pack are available now for
Windows PC, Xbox 360 and PS3™. XCOM: Enemy Unknown is rated M for Mature by
the ESRB.

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* Xbox LIVE® online entertainment network for Xbox 360, PlayStation®Network
for PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system or Internet connection and
acceptance of Steam Subscriber agreement required to access demo.

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About Firaxis Games

Firaxis Games™ is one of the world’s premier game development studios, and
home of legendary designer Sid Meier. Firaxis has developed some of the most
successful and award-winning computer and video games on the market today
including: the award winning Sid Meier’s Civilization® V for the PC, as well
as the critically acclaimed expansion pack, Sid Meier’s Civilization® V: Gods
and Kings, Sid Meier’s Civilization® Revolution™ for console, iPhone®, iPod
touch®, iPad® and Nintendo DS, 2005 PC Game of the Year - Sid Meier’s
Civilization IV®, the expansions Civilization IV: Warlords®, Civilization IV:
Beyond The Sword™, and Civilization IV: Colonization™, the blockbuster Sid
Meier’s Civilization® III series, Sid Meier’s Pirates!® (PC, Xbox® and PSP®
(PlayStation®Portable) system), Sid Meier’s SimGolf™ and Sid Meier’s
Railroads!™. Firaxis legacy titles include the Sid Meier's Civil War Series!™
(Gettysburg!, Antietam!, and South Mountain), and the Sid Meier’s Alpha
Centauri® series. In 2005, Firaxis Games was acquired by Take-Two Interactive
Software, Inc., joining its 2K publishing label. The company has just released
XCOM®: Enemy Unknown for Windows PC, the Xbox 360® video game and
entertainment system from Microsoft and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment
system to much critical acclaim.

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