Blog: How to switch to high-res cinematics in XCOM: Enemy Unknown PC

Reddit user Lionbread has discovered that the PC version of XCOM: Enemy Unknown plays cinematics at 720p, but since the game ships with 1080p video renders included, players can switch to the higher-quality option with a little tinkering.

All it takes is attaching '1080_' to all the movie filed found in the 'Steam > Common > Xcom-Enemy-Unknown > XcomGame > Movies' folder. Take a look at the image below for an example.


In our XCOM: Enemy Unknown review we called the game a "turn-based masterpiece". It's definitely worth checking out.