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L3giOn
07-11-2007, 10:05 PM
2K, a publishing label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO), announced today that it will publish Sid Meier's Civilization Revolution, the first next generation game designed by world famous game designer Sid Meier. Slated for a spring 2008 release for next generation consoles and handhelds, Sid Meier's Civilization Revolution is being developed by Firaxis Games, 2K's world-renowned development studio. Sid Meier put computer gaming on the map when he delivered Civilization to the gaming world, launching the "God Game" genre and creating one of the most award-winning and addictive strategy series of all time, including Sid Meier's Civilization IV, the Gamespy and GameSpot 2005 Game of the Year. Driven by sheer passion for the game concept, Meier is now handcrafting a brand-new Civilization experience designed and built from scratch for next gen consoles and handhelds.
"Civilization Revolution is the game I've always wanted to make!" said Sid Meier, Director of Creative Development at Firaxis Games. "We are excited to take advantage of the power of next generation consoles and the ingenuity of handhelds, to create a great and unique strategy game for newcomers to the series, as well as the millions of fans around the world who enjoy Civilization on the PC."
In Civilization, players strive to become ruler of the world by establishing and leading a civilization from the dawn of man into the space age - waging war, conducting diplomacy, discovering technologies, going head-to-head with some of history's greatest leaders, and building the most powerful empire the world has ever known.
Sid Meier's Civilization Revolution is a watershed game, offering players a chance to experience the epic empire-building world of Civilization in an all new accessible, visually immersive, and action-packed world specifically designed for the console and handheld gamer. Delivering Civilization's renowned epic single-player campaigns featuring vast re-playability and unmatched addictive gameplay as well as revolutionary features like real-time interaction with leaders and advisors, extensive multiplayer capabilities and integrated video and voice chat, it will completely transport the Civilization series to a level of gameplay that fans have never seen before.
"Civilization is one of the world's top selling PC game series with more than 8 million units sold, and continues to be recognized as one of the greatest franchises ever created," said Christoph Hartmann, president of 2K. "We are excited to have Sid Meier getting back to his roots as the game's Lead Designer to carry on its legacy with Sid Meier's Civilization Revolution."
Some of the key features that will resonate with fans of strategy games and the Civilization franchise include 16 civilizations to master and lead to victory, an array of famous historical leaders to play as or compete against, and accessible maps and streamlined time scale for quicker games, intense combat, and constant action. In online multiplayer mode, players will compete for world conquest and glory among their peers as they battle in teams, head-to-head or epic free-for-all matches. In addition, auto-matching, ranked games, leaderboards, achievements, downloadable extra content and integrated video and voice chat make the online play more versatile and fun than any previous version of Civilization and will allow players to see where they stand against the competition. Finally, the position of ruler of the world can be settled online.
Sid Meier's Civilization Revolution will be released in spring 2008 for next generation consoles and handhelds. For more information please visit http://www.civilization.com/.

Tubson57
01-02-2008, 03:51 AM
cant wait for this one to come out on console!
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celr831
03-12-2008, 07:27 AM
I've spent countless hours playing this on my PC.

Red Rowdy 360
05-10-2008, 12:07 PM
Looks promising, I'm gonna play it boy...

JPrixx
05-10-2008, 10:20 PM
Is this gonna be like CC? this a RTS...i have not even heard about this game till now.

Dog Of Thunder
05-18-2008, 06:18 PM
It's not an RTS, it's turn based strategy. Way more involved then Command and Conquer but far more fulfilling. I'd say it's slower then C&C but you might enjoy the increased micromanagement and city building. Check the preview center at civfanatics.com. (http://civfanatics.com)

JPrixx
05-18-2008, 08:03 PM
It's not an RTS, it's turn based strategy. Way more involved then Command and Conquer but far more fulfilling. I'd say it's slower then C&C but you might enjoy the increased micromanagement and city building. Check the preview center at civfanatics.com. (http://civfanatics.com)



thanks...for the link

KFZ Scrubs
05-19-2008, 11:32 PM
sweet, this game looks awsome and the achievments don't look impossible to get... this is gonna be good.

Pogo27
06-12-2008, 04:02 PM
Can anyone confirm the release date for me? Wikipedia and the Civilization Revolution website both say this game comes out tomorrow, June 13th. However, some websites, such as Gamefaqs claim the game comes out July 7th (or some July date, I think it's the 7th).

When I was out renting a game yesterday, I asked a guy to confirm that they'd actually have it in on Friday, June 13th, and when he looked it up in their computer, they had a release date of July something.

I haven't tried any of the more reliable game stores yet (I usually just go to aforementioned store for renting), so it may be that Best Buy or GameStop will actually have this game on Friday...

...or am I wrong and does this game not actually come out Friday, June 13th?

ThunderStorm101
06-12-2008, 04:11 PM
If your from the US it comes out in July,

UK it comes out tomorrow

tastefulmrship
06-12-2008, 05:02 PM
If your from the US it comes out in July,

UK it comes out tomorrow

If you pre-ordered via play.com, it's released TODAY!

Dabigamc
07-05-2008, 12:36 PM
So what would people rate this game out of 10.

I am thinking about buying it

KFZ Scrubs
07-08-2008, 02:27 AM
So is this game as awsome as i think it is? it doesn't come out for me till the 15th.

ColossalKiller7
07-08-2008, 03:14 AM
So is this game as awsome as i think it is? it doesn't come out for me till the 15th.
It comes out the 9th in the US.

xepherys
07-23-2008, 07:03 PM
It came out and it rocks. <3 Sid!