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  • JoePlay


    Here are the patch notes:


    • Added Earth map (Standard size)
    • Added “Alert” action for units
      • Put a unit to sleep until they spot an enemy unit
    • Scenario setup menu
      • Jump into Scenarios more easily within the Single Player menu. This only shows up when a single player scenario is available and enabled (as can be found in both of the new DLCs!)
    • Added new replay option to Wonder completion movies


    • Religious units may now Fortify Until Healed
    • Coastal Raids can now pillage districts in addition to the buildings within
    • Great Admirals are no longer allowed to spawn on wonders in water tiles (ex. Huey, Great Lighthouse) so they cannot become stranded in lakes


    • Cities can no longer receive yields from more than one regio…
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  • JoePlay

    Full details at

    Here is the full list of patch notes:


    • Maps
      • Added a balanced six player map.
      • Added a balanced four player map.
    • ‘Cavalry and Cannonades’ Scenario Added
      • Combat scenario with reduced unit maintenance costs and no strategic resource requirement for units.
      • Larger starting army and additional starting techs.
      • Time limit: 50 turns.
      • Goal: Possess the largest territory.
    • DX12 Support
    • Complete Logitech ARX Support


    • Added additional notifications.
    • Added a “time defeat” for running out of time. This is always disabled if a Score Victory is available.
    • Added additional Hotkey support (next unit, next city).
    • Added the ability to rename cities.
    • Added UI to s…
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  • JoePlay

    Today 2K Games announced the Polynesia DLC for Civilization V that will be released for PC on March 3rd for $5 (£3) along with a free multiplayer map pack. The DLC includes a new scenario named Paradise Found. In it, you will "take on the role of one of the four great Polynesian kingdoms as they strive to become the dominant culture in Polynesia."

    The free map pack contains three new maps: Skirmish, Ring and Ancient Lake. Check out the press release below for full details.

    2K Games Invites Players to Discover the Polynesians – Latest DLC for Award-Winning Sid Meier's Civilization® V Free multiplayer map pack also available this week

    New York, NY – February 28, 2011 – 2K Games announced today the next installments of downloadable content for t…

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