Developed and published in 2019 by Snapshot Games and under the direction of Julian Gollop, Phoenix Point is envisioned as a spiritual successor of Gollop's iconic turn-based tactics franchise Xcom.
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Phoenix Point now available on PC via Xbox Game Pass
Phoenix Point is officially no longer exclusive to Epic Games Store as Microsoft Store started selling the game as well. Furthermore, there is no need to purchase it at all since it's featured in Xbox Game Pass for PC beta.
Phoenix Point devs apologise for no Microsoft Game Pass ETA
Epic Games Store snatched Phoenix Point as one of its timed exclusives but this game was supposed to arrive on Microsoft Game Pass as well. This did not occur just yet and Snapshot Games addressed this in an open letter where they admitted to dropping the ball.
Phoenix Point has been delayed until December 2019
X-COM spiritual successor Phoenix Point has been delayed once again, this time to December 2019. The game was previously scheduled to launch in September, but in order to avoid crunch and to meet the high standard, the devs need more time.
Epic Games Store a potential backdoor for failed crowdfunding?
Epic Games Store exclusives are not a strategy that benefits gamers in a direct way but it did help a known crowdfunding issue bubble back to the surface - the still unresolved question of developer accountability and backer trust.
The numbers behind Phoenix Point Epic Store exclusivity revealed
Fig recently revealed that Phoenix Point investors would be receiving their dividends in May 2019, with a whopping 191 per cent return. This inadvertently revealed that Epic Games paid Snapshot Games over $2 million for timed exclusivity.
Phoenix Point developer AMA goes sour after Epic exclusivity deal
David Kaye and Julian Gollop, the founders of Snapshot Games, held an AMA after the announcement that Phoenix Point would be a timed exclusive for Epic Games Store. The backlash turned out to be too strong for any constructive discussion.
Phoenix Point will be an Epic Store exclusive for a year
Epic Games continue their trend of buying timed exclusives and Snapshot Games are the most recent ones in line to accept the deal. Phoenix Point, the spiritual successor of XCOM, will be exclusive to the Epic Games Store for one year.
A strategic overview of strategy games scheduled for 2019
The year 2018 wasn't overly generous when it comes to strategy games but 2019 promises to change that significantly. We at AltChar have a few strategy-loving no-lifers of our own, so here's a neat little strategy game timeline for 2019.
Snapshot's turn-based strategy Phoenix Point has a new trailer
Phoenix Point is an early access title from Snapshot Games, a studio founded by Julian Gollop, the creator of the beloved X-Com series. The trailer features pretty ghastly mutating monsters, boss battles and some strategic play as well.
Phoenix Point has exceeded $2 million in crowdfunding revenue
Phoenix Point is a highly anticipated turn based game for a reason - it's spearheaded by Julian Gollop, the man behind XCOM. Leaning on your fame is sometimes not enough though and that's why Snapshot Games invested $200.000 in marketing.
Genshin Impact update 2.2 banner characters apparently revealed?11
Genshin Impact update 2.2 banner characters apparently revealed?
Banner re-runs have recently become pretty common in the world of Genshin Impact. A recent leak revealed that we might get the chance to pull for Hu Tao or Childe.
Resident Evil 3 Nemesis Edition reportedly leaks online11
Resident Evil 3 Nemesis Edition reportedly leaks online
Resident Evil 3 "Director's Cut" named Nemesis Edition is reportedly a real thing and could be announced at Tokyo Games Show 2021 later this month.
Pathfinder: WotR Conundrum Unsolved puzzle solution and it's not bugged11
Pathfinder: WotR Conundrum Unsolved puzzle solution and it's not bugged
One of the puzzles in Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous that may seem bugged resides in Conundrum Unsolved location but here is the solution and reasons why it's not.
Pathfinder: WotR location of Storyteller in Drezen11
Pathfinder: WotR location of Storyteller in Drezen
Storyteller is quite useful in Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous, which is probably why you're trying to find him in the city, even though he's not necessarily there.
Destiny 2: Hawkmoon quest not appearing? Here is what you need to do11
Destiny 2: Hawkmoon quest not appearing? Here is what you need to do
Bungie released Hawkmoon recently but you may not see the Exotic Quest in Spider's Dialogue. This is because you need to complete some requirements first.
Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous Gray Garrison puzzle solution11
Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous Gray Garrison puzzle solution
Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous features several brain teasers but here is a solution to an early one, in case you want to mostly bypass it.
Genshin Impact update 2.2 will apparently bring two banner re-runs11
Genshin Impact update 2.2 will apparently bring two banner re-runs
A recent tweet from a credible Genshin Impact leaker has revealed that we might get two banner re-runs in the upcoming update 2.2. Thoma will apparently be the only new character.
Genshin Impact: new character Thoma has been officially revealed11
Genshin Impact: new character Thoma has been officially revealed
The official Genshin Impact social media accounts have finally posted about the long-awaited Pyro polearm user Thoma. He has already made an appearance during the Genshin Impact 2.0 update events.
Pathfinder: WotR - Core of the Riddle solution and slab location11
Pathfinder: WotR - Core of the Riddle solution and slab location
Core of the Riddle is another puzzle in the chain for the Heart of Mystery and here is all you need to know to continue adventuring in Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous.
Genshin Impact: Yae Miko release date has apparently been leaked11
Genshin Impact: Yae Miko release date has apparently been leaked
With all the recent leaks about many Genshin Impact characters, we have decided to extract all of the information there currently is about one of the upcoming characters - Yae Miko.