Sid Meiers Civilization 6: Review, Gameplay, CYRI, Characters & Requirements

Publisher- 2K Games

Release Date- 21 October 2016

Platforms Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Android, Xbox One, macOS, iOS, Microsoft Windows, Linux, Classic Mac OS

Description

Sid Meier’s Civilization VI is a turn-based strategy 4X video game created by Firaxis Games, published by 2K Games, and distributed by Take-Two Interactive. The latest section into the Civilization series, it was released on Microsoft Windows and macOS in October 2016, with later ports for Linux in February 2017, iOS in December 2017, Nintendo Switch in November 2018, and PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in November 2019.

Similar to previous installments, the goal for the player is to build up a civilization from an early settlement through many millennia to turn into a force to be reckoned with and achieve one of several victory conditions, such as through military domination, technological superiority, or cultural impact, over the other human and PC controlled opponents. Players do this by investigating the world, establishing new cities, building city improvements, sending military troops to attack and protect from others, researching new technologies and cultural civics, and engaging in trade and negotiations with other world leaders.

Civilization VI is a turn-based strategy video game in which at least one players contend alongside PC controlled AI opponents to develop their individual civilization from a small clan to control of the whole planet across several periods of advancement. This can be accomplished by achieving one of several victory conditions, all based on the 4X gameplay elements, “Investigate, eXpand, eXploit, and eXterminate”. Players discovered cities, gather nearby resources to fabricate and expand them by adding various city improvements, and manufacture military units to investigate and attack opposing forces, while managing the innovation advancement, culture, and government civics for their civilization and their diplomatic relationships with different opponents.

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Reviews

 

Civilization VI is fully loaded with features and makes some very smart changes to its winning 4X strategy formula.

 

Sight, sound, and systems harmonize to make Civilization 6 the liveliest, most engrossing, most rewarding, most challenging 4X in any corner of the earth.

9/10 Steam

Best Strategy Game created for its depth and historical content and modernization as it progressed through the series.

System Requirements

Civilization 6 System Requirements (Minimum)

  • CPU: Intel Core i3 2.5 Ghz or AMD Phenom II 2.6 Ghz or greater
  • CPU SPEED: Info
  • RAM: 4 GB
  • OS: Windows 7×64 / Windows 8.1×64 / Windows 10×64
  • VIDEO CARD: 1 GB & AMD 5570 or nVidia 450 or Intel Integrated Graphics 530
  • PIXEL SHADER: 5.0
  • VERTEX SHADER: 5.0
  • SOUND CARD: DirectX Compatible Sound Device
  • FREE DISK SPACE: 12 GB
  • DEDICATED VIDEO RAM: 1 GB

Civilization 6 Recommended Requirements

  • CPU: Fourth Generation Intel Core i5 2.5 Ghz or AMD FX8350 4.0 Ghz or greater
  • CPU SPEED: Info
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • OS: Windows 7×64 / Windows 8.1×64 / Windows 10×64
  • VIDEO CARD: 2GB & AMD 7970 or nVidia 770 or greater
  • PIXEL SHADER: 5.0
  • VERTEX SHADER: 5.0
  • SOUND CARD: DirectX Compatible Sound Device
  • FREE DISK SPACE: 12 GB
  • DEDICATED VIDEO RAM: 2 GB

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