XCOM director says he’s not at the moment engaged on a brand new sequence entry

XCOM and XCOM 2 director Jake Solomon has stated he’s conscious of fan help for a brand new sequence entry, however that he’s not at the moment engaged on one.

In an interview with VGC about his newest sport, Marvel’s Midnight Suns, Solomon spoke briefly about his different technique sequence, acknowledging {that a} return to XCOM is far requested by gamers.

“After all, you possibly can ask (laughs), you possibly can be part of your voice to the refrain ringing out from the hills,” Solomon stated when requested about potential plans for a brand new XCOM.

“I personally don’t have any info on that proper now and I say that as a result of, actually, yesterday I used to be engaged on Morbius’ abbey outfits and recolours, so I’m not engaged on it. I don’t have any secret agenda, I don’t know something about XCOM at this level.”

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The newest XCOM sport, spin-off Chimera Squad, was launched for PC in 2020. The final full instalment, XCOM 2, was launched again in 2016.

Solomon instructed VGC final 12 months: “So long as I dwell, so long as Firaxis lives, XCOM is… I gained’t even say sleeping. I’ll say XCOM is certainly not lifeless.”

Earlier this week Firaxis launched Marvel’s Midnight Suns DLC pack The Good, The Dangerous, and the Undead, which launched Deadpool to the sport.

It’s the primary of at the very least 4 DLC packs deliberate for Midnight Suns, together with add-ons primarily based on Venom, Morbius and Storm.

VGC’s 5-star Marvel Midnight Suns overview praised the sport’s writing, characters, diverse play-styles and beneficiant marketing campaign.

“Marvel’s Midnight Suns combines addictive, deep technique gameplay with a solid of characters that make the moments exterior of the motion simply as wealthy and pleasurable as these in it,” it reads.

“A prolonged marketing campaign filled with missions to go on and relationships to kind with Earth’s Mightiest Heroes make Marvel’s Midnights Suns a contemporary technique traditional and considered one of 2022’s greatest surprises.”