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XCOM: The Board Game – How To Play

Category: Age: 14+ 60 - 120 Min 1 - 4 Players 2015

Watch It Played is a series designed to teach and play games. In these episodes we’re going to learn how to play XCOM: The Board Game.

XCOM -- Part 2

XCOM - How To Play (Part 2) - Resolution Phase

INDEX XCOM -- Part 1
00:00 -- Introduction
00:55 -- The Setup
03:34 -- The App
03:39 -- Setting Up The Game In The App
04:08 -- Difficulty Levels
06:05 -- Game Play Overview
07:22 -- Time Phase Overview
07:44 -- Starting The Timed Phase
08:05 -- Screen and User Interfect Overview
09:25 -- New Technology Available
10:04 -- XCOM Budget
11:05 -- Alien Actions
11:12 -- Enemy In The Base
11:31 -- Failing to Complete an Alien Action Quickly
12:22 -- Assign Research
13:25 -- Spending Credits
14:48 -- UFOs Detected
15:05 -- Crisis
15:34 -- Co-operative Philosophy Of Game
17:02 -- Choose A Mission
19:13 -- Deploy Squad To The Mission
20:21 -- Emergency Funding Is Available
21:22 -- Deploy Interceptors
22:12 -- Defend The Base
22:48 -- Deploy Satellites
23:18 -- Ending Of The Timed Phase
23:37 -- Assets and Tech Cards
25:16 -- Creating Elite Soldiers
26:30 -- Conclusion

INDEX XCOM -- Part 2
00:00 -- Introduction
00:52 -- Audit The Budget
02:54 -- Recruit Soliders & Build Interceptors
03:37 -- Resolve The Crisis
05:08 -- Resolving Tasks
07:27 -- Resolve Research
10:20 -- Resolve Orbital Defense
11:37 -- Resolve Global Defenses
13:28 -- Resolve Base Defense
19:20 -- Resolve Mission
21:36 -- Update Panic Levels
21:54 -- Resolve Final Mission
22:25 -- Winning The Game
22:38 -- Using Resolution Phase Assets
23:00 -- Refresh Units and Cards
23:30 -- Return Units To The Reserves
24:28 -- How Many UFO’s Are In Orbit
25:09 -- Conclusion

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