With their annual Firaxicon set to be held at the Baltimore Convention Center in approximately half a months time (October 3rd 2015), Firaxis Games and 2K Games have announced their panel schedule for the one day event. While panels will not be the only thing to see at the event, those looking to learn about their favourite Firaxis title will have ample opportunity to hear from the development teams, with four panels to be held between 11AM and 7PM.
Official information for these panels can be found below:
Leading the Resistance: A talk on XCOM 2 design and setting
11AM ET – 12PM ET
Join the team leads from XCOM 2 as they discuss how they designed XCOM 2 as a follow-up to XCOM: Enemy Unknown and XCOM: Enemy Within, and get a chance to see never before seen content.
Raising the Stakes: A retrospective on the design and goals of Rising Tide
1PM ET – 2PM ET
Listen in as the Rising Tide team shares the process behind developing an expansion pack that takes the game in new directions with expanded content and redefined systems
Civ V Retrospective: The Complete Edition
2:30PM ET – 3:30PM ET
Come listen to the Civ V team leads as they share never-before shared stories of early prototype ideas from the prehistory of Civ V.
Making Life Epic: A lookback at Sid Meier’s beloved classics
6PM ET – 7PM ET
Join Sid Meier and special guests as they look back and provide new insight and stories on the development of classic titles like Civilization, Pirates, Railroads, and more