XCOM: The board game is a cooperative game of global defense for 1-4 players, based on the award-winning video game XCOM: Enemy Unknown.
Paris is under siege. Millions flee from New York. Alien attacks against Nanjing and Changzhou prompt widespread panic throughout the streets of Shanghai. Defense satellites detect UFOs in orbit over Mexico, Russia, and Brazil. Human civilization stands the world unite to form an elite paramilitary organization, known as XCOM. As part of the XCOM defence team, you command the best equipment and soldiers that the world can muster. destroy UFOs. Research alien technology. Defend your base. Only with the right combination of quick thinking, careful planning, and bold gambles will you succeed against the alien invasion, which is coordinated in real-time by the game's digital companion app. You are humanity's last hope.