I remember how much flack this game got because it was practically a reskinned version of the first game except set mostly underwater. The developers even admitted to this. It was due to the limited timeframe they were given pop out a sequel.
Reskinned or not I still think this version is far superior to the original in most aspects. It took everything the original did and improved up it.
X-Com: Terror from the Deep is still one of my favourite games of its time. I really do hope that one day Firaxis adapts it with a modern look like they did for the original.
Calling TFTD an expansion pack is just not right, or too underwhelming a description. A re-imagining or clone is perhaps a bit more on the nose.
SummarySeeking to take advantage of a weakened Earth, X-COM's deep space foes unexpectedly change strategy and launch a powerful second front against planet Earth.
In the dark depths of vast oceans, long sleeping forces are awakened by reanimation signals sent out across the galactic silence by their interstellar brothers and sisters. Slowly b...