Soldier in Focus Riccardo Lazzaro

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Non of the Soldiers really deserve that much attention yet, much less Riccardo who while press useful is far from my premier soldier, but I’m testing out a concept and being able to make a Soldier wear 2 sets of night vision goggles (one on the forehead, one on the face) was too beautiful to resist.

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XCOM 2 Even Longer War

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XCOM/X-COM is a series with high stakes narratively, but I always found that it took a degree of dedication to really feel the fear that a good solid failure presented. The ‘Quickload’, ‘Restart Mission’ and even ‘New Game’ buttons are never far away. You also get sluggish and lazy after playing 5 missions in a row on a free evening, the stakes seem to diminish, you are not the saviour of mankind, you are a tired, old, and have stopped caring a little about the details.

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