Top 20 Games Similar to XCOM 2

From the makers of the highly acclaimed XCOM Enemy Unknown released in 2012 comes XCOM 2 which was released in 2016. Years after the first opus, the aliens are even more invasive, and unfortunately the XCOM has become a small resistance fighting against the alien invaders. This now-famous all-round strategy game brings you into the world of the XCOM. Your objective: train your teams, make them level up, fight against the aliens and stop them from their evil mission of conquering the planet. The games we selected most instinctively connect the different gameplay elements that closely resemble XCOM 2.

Discover the top 20 games similar to XCOM 2


XCOM 2 an amazing turn-based strategy game with stunning graphics and a totally immersive gameplay. After the overwhelming victory of the aliens, the Xenos took power thanks to their technological, medical and scientific advances.

The games closest to XCOM 2 are Wasteland 2 or the opus of the Total War series like Shogun 2 or Empire. These are mainly strategy games that involves a large number of character, or can be played in teams, and they allow to evolve on the maps of the game.


What do these games have in common?

Games like XCOM 2 are designed to test your strategic capabilities. The objective is clearly there, and you’ll need to use your mind in order to defeat your enemy. Evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of the enemy. Use everything to your advantage; exploit to the maximum the talents and armaments that you have.

All these gameplay elements are created so that you can improve your army, or your teams, and get the best out of it. The maps can be different, very large or even small, can reach the size of a battlefield or a small neighborhood. Position your units to the best of their abilities and start the game.


How about you? What do you think are the games similar to XCOM 2?

Let us know your thoughts in the comments!


darek mikos says on 15 December 2016 at 23:25:27

XCOM, Dragon Age origins, Shadowrun Dragonfall, Divinity Original Sin, Jagged alliannce 2, Wasteland 2, Fallout New Vegas, Xenonauts, Total War Shogun 2, Hao WArs 2

walid says on 15 December 2016 at 22:48:33

10 Similar games: wasteland 2, Dragon age origins, dragon age 2, Xenonauts, Dead state, Dungeon siege 3, Total war shotgun 2, empire total war, Fallout New Vegas and jagged alliannce 2

miltoid19 says on 15 December 2016 at 22:34:08

Wasteland 2, Company of Heroes, Halo Wars 2, Jagged Alliance 2 Wildfire, Total War Shogun 2, Napoleon: Total War, Dragon Age Origins, Dragon Age 2, Company of Heroes 2, Total War: WARHAMMER

Čusta says on 15 December 2016 at 22:33:14

Wasteland 2, Divinity Original Sin, Halo Wars 2, Jagged Alliance 2 Wildfire, XCOM, Anomaly 2, Blackguards, Company of Heroes 2, How to Survive, Shadowrun

Nenji_Avero says on 15 December 2016 at 22:12:18

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