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Old 10-15-2015, 07:13 PM   #14
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Chatham, Kent, England
Default Re: Building the X-Com inspired campaign

Originally Posted by Not View Post
I've always suspected that the setting for X-com was at least partially inspired by the 1973 TV series UFO. I believe it can be watched for free somewhere.

Especially the early Microprose games.

I also endorse the idea of characters with the right skills being recruited after an alien encounter, a tech investigation thread that leads to understanding the enemy, as well as a surprising twist that (frex) suggests the actual aliens are merely riding within returned abductees.

Hope this is useful.
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