Firaxis and 2K were never shy about mod support for XCOM 2. They came out of the gate in a partnership with Long War Studios, who produced three quality mods for the game available upon release. The game’s community has since stepped up since its release and created a cornucopia of modded content to enjoy with XCOM 2. Whether you’re looking for gameplay tweaks, visual changes, full overhauls, extra customizations, or the adding or removal of certain mechanics altogether, there’s a wealth of options to choose from for whatever your needs may be. That said, where does one start if they’re going to get into changing up their game? Among the literal mountain of mods, what are some safe, quality offerings that will bring out the best in the game? Don’t worry, we’re here for you.
We’ve combed the biggest outlets for mod distribution to bring together the most interesting collection of creative, game-changing, and eye-catching mods on the market. Want to change your luck or make a simple mechanic much more helpful to the game? We’ve got it. Interested in boosting your squad with new perks or even bringing enemy units into your ranks? You’ve come to the right place. Want to change way the world in XCOM 2 works or even add to the battlefield? You get the idea. Back up your save files and ready up some new campaigns. These are the best mods out there for XCOM 2.