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IGN: Civilization’s Past and Future, As Told By Its Lead Designers

By | January 30, 2022

IGN has just published an interview with some of the most important people in Civ history: Soren Johnson, Jon Shafer, Ed Beach and Anton Strenger, who each gave a bit of new direction for Civ.They talk in the interview about how they started with Civ, their most-liked additions to Civ, and how they see Civ in the whole… Read More »

Good gamers, good managers? A proof-of-concept study with Sid Meier’s Civilization

By | December 28, 2021

The “Review Of Managerial Science” has a few days ago puliblished an article called “Good gamers, good managers? A proof-of-concept study with Sid Meier’s Civilization“. In this article, 4 scientist of the University of Lichtenstein, the University of Rotterdam and the University of Münster had the hypothesis that being good at games, which require managing skills, might also… Read More »

Civ5 “Modder’s Monthly” #14

By | November 21, 2021

Our user JFD has together with some other dedicated members of the modding community released the “Modder’s Monthly” #14. In this issue they review the new civs from TopHatPaladin, the Monopoly++ mod collection, and the Harmony in Diversity mod, talk about colour schemes for Civs and interview the modders participating in the10th anniversary Civ collection, among other things.… Read More »

Play the new Civ5 “Game Of The Month” #210

By | November 5, 2021

The GOTM team has again created a new challenging game for you. Can you show us this month that you’re the best of the best? Make your empire great again! This month you play as Maria of Portugal on a standard size Archipelago map on Prince level. You have until December 3 to finish this game. For all… Read More »

More Sales: Aspyr sale at Green Man Gaming, Civ5, Civ:BE and Civ 6 50-75% off

By | November 2, 2021

Green Man Gaming currently has a sale due to the 25th birthday of Aspyr. Aspyr titles are between 50-80% discounted, with Civ5, Civ:BE and Civ6 and their expansions having 50-75% off. You can find all the deals here:

Check out the Civ5 “Scenario Generator”

By | October 22, 2021

Our user LastSword has released a very sophisticated mod, which we think is worth having a look at. The Scenario Generator allows you to set up any type of mid-game scenario, with further follow-up scenarios. There are also numerous more changes, like the introduction of a stacking system, removal of unique abilities, unique units depending on your development,… Read More »

Civ5 “Game Of The Month” #209

By | October 2, 2021

Play the new Civ5 “Game Of The Month”. In the “Game Of The Month” series you compete with other civ-players on who does best in a pre-set game. This time you play as Kamehameha on a small continents map on Immortal level. You have until October 30 to finish and to send in your savegame. Read all the… Read More »

Official from Firaxis: It’s Civilization’s Big 30-Year Celebration!

By | September 30, 2021

Firaxis has announced today that they’re officially starting the party for Civ’s 30th birthday. Besides the above video, they also have an address from Sid Meier himself written down. Read the official announcement here: Discuss it in our forum here: