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XCOM®: Enemy Within

XCOM®: Enemy Within


| 2K, Inc.

Play on PC with BlueStacks – the Android Gaming Platform, trusted by 500M+ gamers.

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  • Game Features
  • How to Play

Page Modified On: December 04, 2020

Play XCOM®: Enemy Within on PC

Remember 2012? What a year! Back in the date, XCOM®: Enemy Unknown was released and, in the blink of an eye, considered the strategy game of the year! Now it is time to welcome the new title of this incredible series, with the release of its standalone expansion. Play XCOM®: Enemy Within on PC and Mac with BlueStacks and play with new soldiers and its unique abilities. Research the new alien technology, improve your capabilities with genetic modifications and even use cybersuits, to strengthen up your soldiers and create an even more powerful army. “New” is the word in the incredible game, so we apologize in advance for repeating it so much. Embrace new weapons, new equipment, new enemy threats, new strategic resources, new story elements, new maps, new units and even new game modes, including multiplayer! Create your own squad, soldier on and crash any enemy that crosses your way. Do you know the only thing there is not new, as you’ve already experienced it in Enemy Unknown? How much fun you can have! Download XCOM®: Enemy Within on PC with BlueStacks and waste no more time. There are new threats on the way. Make sure to stop them with the best strategies!

Game Features

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  • Macros
  • Multi Instance
  • Multi Instance Sync
  • Eco Mode
  • Game controls
  • Enhancements
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Skip the boring parts of a game. Play XCOM®: Enemy Within with Macros and get the edge. Simply record a sequence of commands and execute them at any moment.

Multi Instance

Why limit to one game on your phone when you can play many on your PC? Open multiple instances of XCOM®: Enemy Within at once with Multi-Instance. Leverage the power of different accounts by doing more.

Multi Instance Sync

Get the best out of XCOM®: Enemy Within with Multi-Instance Sync. Play the game from different accounts and build your own empire. Use Multi-instance sync to repeat the action in the main BlueStacks instance on all other instances.

Eco Mode

Find the rarest heroes by making multiple summons in XCOM®: Enemy Within. And while you are at it, reduce your PC’s resource consumption with the Eco Mode. Farm efficiently. Get the best results.
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How to Download and Play XCOM®: Enemy Within on PC

  • Download and install BlueStacks on your PC

  • Complete Google sign-in to access the Play Store, or do it later

  • Look for XCOM®: Enemy Within in the search bar at the top right corner

  • Click to install XCOM®: Enemy Within from the search results

  • Complete Google sign-in (if you skipped step 2) to install XCOM®: Enemy Within

  • Click the XCOM®: Enemy Within icon on the home screen to start playing

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A proper unit has the best equipment always by his side. That said, you already know what you need to do in order to bring up all your talent and skills, don’t you? Of course you do! Going to war gets way much easier when you have the most powerful gaming engine by your side to help you defeat your enemies and stand your ground. Why? Well, because only the new and improved BlueStacks 4 offers you tons of incredible features that will certainly improve your game! Download XCOM®: Enemy Within on Windows 7, 8, 10 with BlueStacks and feel free to, for example, create your own scheme of commands, so you can play any title the way you like! That’s not all! With the Combo Key macro feature you can even create shortcuts for those sequences of actions you use all the time. Simply record them, assign a key, and you are good to go. Seriously, we could stay hours here talking about how amazing BlueStacks is. But there is a war going on and you should be on your way!

Minimum System Requirements

With BlueStacks 5, you can get started on a PC that fulfills the following requirements.

  • Operating System

    Microsoft Windows 7 or above

  • Processor

    Intel or AMD Processor

  • RAM

    at least 4GB

  • HDD

    5GB Free Disk Space


* You must be an Administrator on your PC. Up to date graphics drivers from Microsoft or the chipset vendor.

XCOM®: Enemy Within - FAQs

  • How to play XCOM®: Enemy Within on Windows PC & Mac?

    Play XCOM®: Enemy Within on your PC or Mac by following these simple steps.

    • Click on 'Play XCOM®: Enemy Within on PC’ to download BlueStacks
    • Install it and log-in to Google Play Store
    • Launch and play the game.
  • Why is BlueStacks the fastest and safest platform to play games on PC?

    BlueStacks respects your privacy and is always safe and secure to use. It does not carry any malware, spyware, or any sort of additional software that could harm your PC.

    It is engineered to optimize speed and performance for a seamless gaming experience.

  • What are XCOM®: Enemy Within PC requirements?

    Minimum requirement to run XCOM®: Enemy Within on your PC

    • OS: Microsoft Windows 7 and above
    • Processor: Intel or AMD Processor
    • RAM: Your PC must have at least 2GB of RAM. (Note that having 2GB or more disk space is not a substitute for RAM)
    • HDD: 5GB Free Disk Space.
    • You must be an Administrator on your PC.