Civilization VI can now be downloaded from Steam if you pre-ordered it! That way the game is ready to be played the minute it's unlocked on Friday! The unlock schedule looks like this:
- Zone 1, the blue zone in the map (roughly the area from Australia to India), unlocks at 3 am AEDT.
- Zone 2, the green zone (Europe, Asia, Africa), unlocks at 12 am UTC+1
- Zone 3, the red zone (North & South America), unlocks at 12 am ET
Firaxis also released the launch trailer today, check it out below!Read more >
It's less than two weeks until Civilization VI is released on October 21! The wiki has been stirring, new edits are raining in at an unprecedented pace! Several new and prolific editors have joined recently: in alphabetical order at least Desertmoongw, HyperdriveJ, and Lucas Am.. Welcome again! :)
Civ Cast, a Civilization VI themed podcast was launched last month, and I expect the fourth episode to be published any minute now. Interesting discussions there, check it out if you haven't yet!
Talking about discussions, our own new discussion forum was opened recently and has quickly attracted several new users! Unfortunately the posts aren't visible in Special:WikiActivity (or Special:RecentChanges, which I prefer). However, the posts are visible a…Read more >
Kyle Dempster Studios is about to launch a new Civilization VI themed podcast, Civ Cast! The teaser is already up, and the show will begin later this month with two hosts, Kyle and Mike. I'm really excited, this will be a great addition to the Civilization community!
The podcast will be available in the following services:
- Google Play (apparently US and Canada only, thanks to Google)
Finally, be sure to follow these guys on Twitter! And follow this wikia too. ;)Read more >
Great news!!! Civilization VI has been announced!!! It is to be released in October! Check out the article for the official announcement video, a partial list of new features, and some screenshots as well as links. And, as always, feel more than free to amend the article with whatever details you can find! :)Read more >
The Humble Firaxis Bundle is here! Name your price: pay $1 or more to unlock XCOM: Enemy Unknown, Sid Meier's Pirates!, Ace Patrol Bundle, and Civ3 Complete. Pay more than the average (about $10 at the moment) to unlock Civ4 Complete, Civ5, Sid Meier's Starships, XCOM: Enemy Within, and more. For just $15 they'll even throw in Beyond Earth as well! Support charity, buy now -- 10 days and 20 hours left to act on this offer!Read more >