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X-COM: Terror from the Deep

DOS - 1995

Alt names
幽浮2:深海出擊, X-COM 2, UFO 2, TFTD
Released in
United States
Sci-Fi / Futuristic, Submarine, Turn-based
MicroProse Software, Inc.
MicroProse Ltd.
Dosbox support
Fully supported on 0.73
4.59 / 5 - 254 votes

Description of X-COM: Terror from the Deep

A must-have for any strategy and wargame lovers, Terror from the deep is quite similar to UFO, but have more various sceneries, is more complexity and a bigger longevity. This X-COM got more plans, more guns, bewitching music and formidable AI (too much sometime). Some bad points: interception phases can be laborious sometime, the game interface is still messy and the game is not in S-VGA!

Tons of time is necessary to play it, beware!

How to play X-COM: Terror from the Deep

Some good comments below, check them to configure DOSBox or patch the game.

XcomUtils 9.7 is in the archive, this utility will help fix many bugs in the game. Please check the UFOpedia page or the official XcomUtils website.

Comments and reviews

moo king 2015-06-06 1 point DOS version

you all say use dosbox, but it refuses to even open the folder of x-com terror from the deep,
other games work fine though :S

Nikki 2015-03-08 -3 points DOS version

The PSX version was PAL-only, so it would make sense to have an Italian option. Can't speak for the Dos, though.

gohulface 2015-02-22 -2 points DOS version

is the game even in Italian? i had it for PS1 and the game had italian language, but i bought it on steam the other day and there isn't the italian language....

Junior 2015-01-20 -1 point DOS version

Thanks, I really want to replay....

DERFUHRER 2015-01-14 -24 points DOS version

Fegelein! Why didn't you add our swastika and they whole Third Reich army on it! We could exterminate all those aliens like what we did with those Jeaws!

vchef66 2015-01-08 -2 points DOS version

I played this when i was released... such an awesome game... nothing like it sense.. was a cool concept.... those aliens are a bitch... be careful aaghghghghg

Carlo Italy 2014-12-07 -1 point DOS version

A Masterpice.

ArsInferis 2014-09-27 -2 points DOS version

I download this game once every year or two, it's fantastic.

Steam 2014-07-24 -1 point DOS version

How is this abandonware, when I just purchased it on steam?

Sebastian 2014-06-21 -1 point DOS version


hami 2014-04-29 -2 points DOS version

great game !

CrazyBoy 2014-04-09 -2 points DOS version

A true classic game.Love it

musket577 2014-01-28 -4 points DOS version

There is NO SUCH THING as a SOUND BLASTER!!!! Not anymore....

Oper 2014-01-25 -2 points DOS version

Good Game, I like it

buttox 2014-01-22 -3 points DOS version

i like butts

Geneslicer 2013-12-08 -2 points DOS version

just buy it on steam for £3 and wait till openxcom bring out opentftd

DPtheOG 2013-12-02 1 point DOS version

Got this in college when it was new, and played it for 2000+ tactical missions. Amazing I didn't get all D's those two years.

raiens34 2013-10-20 0 point DOS version

best game

Nobly Insane 2013-10-14 0 point DOS version

I can't get it to work.

InnerDemise 2013-10-11 0 point DOS version

I haven't played this game in many years and just wanted a good old blast from the past.

Seushimare 2013-10-11 0 point DOS version

the best advice would be for you to get windows based MS-DOS emulator. im using DOSBOX and the game works fine with it, just read readme included with this software. its simple and easy and works for anyone.

whenwherewolves 2013-09-14 0 point DOS version

T-Com Troller of the Deep

YourNeighborhoodFriendlyGeek 2013-08-10 0 point DOS version

you could also make a dos boot disk, put the game's files on another, boot from the disk and play it that way... although the sound would be messed up and on new pc's it would be waaaaay too fast.

DerTyp65 2013-04-18 0 point DOS version

i have a problem too in the strategy parts the game is way too fast

GB 2013-04-09 0 point DOS version

I have problem getting sound to work. Any advice?

Gybyterian 2013-03-07 0 point DOS version

@weynerest: First grab the patch (, then extract it somewhere.
Ignore TFTDCD files. Copy only TFTDHD folder, TFTDHD.EXE and UPDATE.COM files into your game directory. Double click on TFTDHD.EXE and when it finish extracting data, run DosBox, navigate to your game directory, type in command line: UPDATE HD and press enter.
You will see the process of updating.

waynerest 2013-03-07 0 point DOS version

Gybyterian, can you share what and how to patch it to v2.1?

Gybyterian 2013-05-02 0 point DOS version

Also, remember guys to patch it to v2.1, I had to do it because I could't research magnetic navigation. Patch solves so many bugs.

@Emmanuel Goldstein: If you have problems with speed of the game, configure DoxBox to your liking. This worked for me:
Change number of cycles if needed.

Gybyterian 2013-02-28 0 point DOS version

I've tried many versions of xcom2, and always there were some issues. This one however runs like a dream!

Smoijuto 2013-02-11 0 point DOS version

When I try to unzip it, it gives me something about encryption. I am uneasy to hit yes, what do I do?

keball 2013-02-08 0 point DOS version

I like xcom.. Nuff said

The Great Dreamer 2013-01-16 -1 point DOS version

C'mon, this game sucks!

aweboi 2012-12-14 0 point DOS version

awesome good

Dice 2012-11-30 0 point DOS version

Emmanuel Goldstein had that problem too. Either run it in DosBox or pick up the X-com Collector's Edition. I did both.

Emmanuel Goldstein 2012-10-29 0 point DOS version

I love this game but I'm having a problem in the battle screen-- the mouse zooms around super fast-- I don't know how to slow it down... anyone have this problem?

otnesen 2012-10-20 0 point DOS version

Great Game!

PLOP 2012-10-17 0 point DOS version

I love this game. i playing thig game for about 10 years and it is still very fun!!! i enjoj everytime i launch it!!!

gingerdruid 2012-10-15 0 point DOS version

LOL welcome to steam they can sell the download if you want and you know tons of steam-users will buy it,

LeetMiniWheat 2012-10-09 0 point DOS version

How is this abandonware? It's on steam

Jack 2012-09-26 1 point DOS version

@ zylop
Try Alpha Centauri

Mebe 2012-09-20 0 point DOS version

Played this when it came out

zyklop 2012-08-27 0 point DOS version

any similarly enjoyable turn-based games?

ludabuda 2012-08-15 0 point DOS version


Robbie 2012-06-28 0 point DOS version

Use D-fend to play roms, just drag and drop the zip file on it and it work automaticly

sianyde 2012-06-28 0 point DOS version

use dosbox

Greybladedrago 2012-04-08 0 point DOS version

it doesnt seem to work on my windows 7 64bit what do i use to play?? 2012-03-17 0 point DOS version

will these work w windows 7

mymoon 2012-02-29 0 point DOS version

play this one.

Agnus 2012-01-30 0 point DOS version

Use DOSBOX application for XP to run this great game.

crewenipple 2011-11-12 -1 point DOS version

how do i start playing this, i cant seem to work it out. im on windows xp

blabla again 2011-11-01 0 point DOS version

none of them, it's a *.bat file (a script)... I've almost forgotten how DOS works...

blabla 2011-10-29 0 point DOS version

which is the correct exe to start the game? dos4gw.exe?

admin 2011-05-16 0 point DOS version

Changed the game archive, this is now the international version of the game ! Enjoy and thanks for the feedback.

J 2010-12-31 0 point DOS version

why is the language is not english

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