Yearly Archives: 2021

TheCivGive2021 raises $42 000 for children’s hospitals, 2K will match $25 000

By | December 20, 2021

In an exciting stream yesterday the streamers involved in TheCivGive2021 managed to raise in total more than $42 000 for children’s hospitals, supporting the ExtraLife foundation. This included more than one private donation of over $2000! The 2K foundation had also pledged to match up to $25 000, which was reached way before the stream reached its middle.… Read More »

TheCivGive2021: Join us, watch the stream (Dec 19, 12 PM PST/3 PM EST/9 PM CET)

By | December 18, 2021

It is happening today! The final of TheCivGive2021! All the streamers listed in the picture banded together to raise $50 000 to support children’s hospitals. Currently the count is at more than $18 000, and 2K themselves, the publisher of the Civilization series, has pledged to match up to $25 000. So we need to raise less than… Read More »

Firaxis wishes you happy holidays

By | December 17, 2021

The CivGame Twitter account has posted the above artwork, and it looks magnificent! Leave your comments here:

TheCivGive2021: Now with guest appearances of the developers!

By | December 15, 2021

There are more interesting developments happening for TheCivGive2021! Not only that 2K has announced to match up to $25 000 in donations for this charity drive for children’s hospitals, now the final live stream on December 19 will also have guest appearances of the developers! Kevin Schulz, our most loved community manager, has announced on Twitter that we… Read More »

Old World Patch #80

By | December 15, 2021

Mohawk Games, the developers of Old World, have just released their latest patch. This update includes various balancing changes (e.g. no costs for tutoring), 50 new events, and more. Discuss this patch here:

PCGamesN: This US teacher uses Humankind and Civilization to teach world history

By | December 14, 2021

PCGamesN has just released an article about the educational uses of Civ and Humankind. They describe how a teacher uses both games in the classroom to teach, and uses TikTok further to go deeper in the topics. An excerpt: “In the normal classroom we go over the primary theme of each era. Then, in the gaming portion they… Read More »

GOG Winter Sale

By | December 14, 2021

GOG’s Winter Sale is on until January 5! This sale contains many items, which are interesting for us Civilization players, with the most interesting being: Civ3 for 1.29€ Civ4 (including Civ4: Colonization) for 5€ Alpha Centauri for 1.39€ Call To Power 2 for 3.49€ Colonization for 1.49€ Various other games of interest for the turn-based, 4X and strategy… Read More »

Humankind patch “Jigonhsasee”

By | December 13, 2021

Amplitude Studios has released a new patch for Humankind, patch “Jigonhsasee”. This patch includes AI improvements, improvements for the challenges, and more. You can read the full patch notes here: