Category Archives: Humankind

Humankind scenario challenge #4: Space Race

By | October 19, 2022

Amplitude, the developers of Humankind, present you the next scenario challenge: The scenario “Space Race”. In this scenario you inhabit a small planet with only little land mass. Your goal is to escape to Mars, while having the most fame. You have until November 9 to finish this challenge. For all info please read this thread here, and… Read More »

Humankind – Free to play until Monday October 10

By | October 6, 2022

In anticipation of the coming expansion “Together We Rule”, Amplitude has made Humankind free to play over the weekend. In case you get the taste, the base game can also be purchased with a 50% discount, and the available DLCs with 33%. And if you then also want to get the new expansion “Together We Rule”, you can… Read More »

TactiCon Schedule

By | September 21, 2022

And there is now a schedule for the TactiCon!The program includes talks about strategy games and publishing. Among the participants will be Soren and Leyla Johnson, the former being the Civ3 and 4 lead designer, and they both worked together on Old World. Tim Bender from their publisher Hooded Horse will be participating in a talk about how… Read More »

Humankind scenario #3: Against the Odds

By | September 20, 2022

Amplitude, the developers of Humankind, present you the next event: The scenario “Against the Odds”. This event runs from September 20 to October 18, and it challenges you to catch up with far more advanced enemies, who are already ahead of you (between ancient era to industrial era in the new world) while you are still in the… Read More »

Tacticon: Digital strategy event on Steam, September 22-26

By | September 18, 2022

Hooded Horse, the publisher of Old World and another range of strategy games, together with FireSquid, the developers of the 4X game “Great House Of Calderia”, are organizing Tacticon, a digital strategy even on Steam, happening September 22-26. This event will cover various presentations about strategy games, and will be featuring more than 100 different games, released and… Read More »

Humankind: Together We Rule expansion

By | September 7, 2022

Amplitude Studios, the developers of Humankind, have announced the first expansion to their game! The expansion focuses on diplomacy, and will introduce diplomats, spies, embassies, a world congress, and more. The “more” also obviously includes new cultures, to be specific: Sumerians, Han, Bulgarians, Swiss, Scots, and Singaporeans. For more information you can read the official announcement here, or… Read More »

Humankind 1 year anniversary

By | August 17, 2022

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PolyCast 396: Objective Performance Metrics for Civilization at School

By | August 1, 2022

The three hundred-and-ninety-sixth episode of PolyCast, “Objective Performance Metrics for CIvlization at School“ is now available for streaming on This episode features regular co-hosts CanusAlbinus, Stephanie “Makahlua”, Phil “TheMeInTeam”, and Jason “MegaBearsFan”. Topics for this episode include: News00h02m18s | Anton Strenger Leaves Firaxis Forum Talk00h13m28s | Lingering Questions About Civilization VI00h26m47s | Civilization and Humankind in the… Read More »