• Secret Hero Units

    Progress through the game until you can hire new soliders. Then, go to the Barracks, and select the "View Soldiers" option. Choose a soldier, then select the "Customize" option. This can also be done from the "Customize" menu at the "Deploy" screen. Change the name of the soldier to one of the following names to unlock the corresponding hero. These new heroes will dramatically improve the unit's stats, and they also have a unique nickname. Note: Using these special heroes will prevent achievements from being earned.

    Joe Kelly (Heavy):Enter Joe Kelly as a name. Joe Kelly is a popular comics author that has worked on Spider-Man, Superman, and many other famous characters.
    Ken Levine (Sniper):Enter Ken Levine as a name. Ken Levine is the co-founder of Irrational Games, the developer of BioShock, Freedom Force, and System Shock 2.
    Otto Zander (Assault):Enter Otto Zander as a name. Otto Zander is the hero and survivor of GuavaMoment's XCOM Let's Play series from the Something Awful Forumes.
    Sid Meier (Support):Enter Sid Meier as a name. Sid Meier is the co-founder of Firaxis and creator of the Civilization series, Pirates series, and more.
    William Carter:Enter William Carter as a name. William Carter is the lead character in The Bureau: XCOM Declassified. He will also be wearing his 1950s fedora.

    Contributed By: Shadestar2010.


  • Trophies

    There are 16 Bronze Trophies, 9 Silver Trophies, 5 Gold Trophies, and 1 Platinum Trophy.

    A Little Bit AlienModify a soldier in single playerBronze
    All Hands On DeckGet at least 4 kills with XCOM Base Security personnelBronze
    An Army of FourBeat the game without buying a Squad Size upgrade on Classic or Impossible difficultyGold
    Anger ManagementProc Combat Rush on the entire squad (min. 4)Bronze
    Apotheosis DeniedDeal with the newest global threatGold
    By Our Powers CombinedField a squad with 4 augmented soldiers, each with a different base ability and win the missionGold
    Elite DefenseBeat a new special mission without losing any assetsSilver
    Enemy WithinGet a Soldier to have 5 modifications in single playerSilver
    G'dayKill an elite enemy Sniper with one of your own snipers in single playerBronze
    Guardian of EarthDesignate a highly decorated soldier as the VolunteerGold
    Mental MinefieldKill an enemy as it is psionically attacking you in single playerSilver
    Mind the StepJump two stories in one move in single playerBronze
    Mutatis MutandisField a squad where all members have at least two modifications (min. 4) and win the missionBronze
    Nice CoverUse Collateral Damage to blow up a car in single playerBronze
    Ours are the FuriesComplete FuriesSilver
    Pain in the NeckCause an enemy to suicideSilver
    Regenerate ThisKill an elite enemy Medic with explosive damage in single playerBronze
    Remington... Max RemingtonHave your special-duty soldier kill three enemies in the same missionSilver
    Rise of the MachinesField a squad consisting entirely of augmented soldiers and SHIVs (min. 4) and win the missionSilver
    ShieldbusterEliminate an enemy's shield and kill it on the same turn in single playerBronze
    Solid ProspectComplete DelugeBronze
    Someone Your Own SizeKill a Muton Berserker in melee combat in single playerBronze
    Steel MartyrDeploy three tactical subsystems on a single soldier in single playerSilver
    Taking a Load OffStop a squad member from suffocating in single playerBronze
    The Meld SquadField a fully enhanced squad and win the missionBronze
    They Shall Not PassEliminate all alien wavesBronze
    Tingling SensationKill an unseen enemy detected by a specially modified soldier in single playerSilver
    Where in the WorldMake certain of the new threat's locationGold
    Who Needs Limbs?Augment a soldier in single playerBronze
    You WinYou Win, EverythingPlatinum
    Zom-B-GoneEradicate the infestationBronze

    Contributed By: Guard Master.

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