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Civilization V: Brave New World
civilization v: brave new world
Another Historic Advance
on July 08, 2013 at 11:30 AM
World-conquering wargames are nearly as old as the video game medium. Dozens of polished variations on the theme have entertained us for decades. Such expansive empires are exceptions to the rule of human history, though. Modeling the kind of soft power through which Venice built its trade hegemony and...
A Brave New Trailer For Brave New Expansion
on June 28, 2013 at 07:14 AM
True expansions are becoming a rare commodity, often replaced with cash-grabbing costume packs than real content. The strategy genre, unlike most others, still welcomes the kind of add-on that lifts the entire experience to new heights. Leading the charge is Firaxis, which has a special way of iterating...
Video Explains Diplomacy, World Congress
on June 13, 2013 at 10:25 AM
The second and final expansion for Civilization V shakes up the endgame with the World Congress, which savvy players can use to push their agenda and thwart rivals through peaceful means. The World Congress can ban luxuries, enforce nuclear non-proliferation, and more. Ultimately it serves as the new...
Prosperity Through Trade
on May 31, 2013 at 07:25 AM
In the latest entry of the Civilization V "Enter a Brave New World" video series, Firaxis and 2K Games have detailed the improvements to the more commercial aspects of empire management. Previous videos have covered culture and tourism and changes to how ideologies work . Today, we're learning...
Civization V: Brave New World Gets Ideological
on May 23, 2013 at 06:43 PM
A new trailer from Firaxis and 2K highlights the changes players can expect to the various policies, as well as the new ideology system. In the video below, you will learn about the three ideologies your civilization can adopt upon reaching the modern age, the new wonders you can build, and the new policy...
Indonesian and Moroccan Cultures Coming To Civilzation V in Brave New World Expansion
on May 17, 2013 at 05:51 PM
The Brave New World expansion pack for Civilization V will release on July 9. Today, 2K Games and Firaxis revealed two of the ancient cultures that will be added to the game in the pack. Here's the information on the two cultures direct from the press release. If you want to know more about Brave...
Culture And Tourism Get Overhauled In Latest Expansion
on May 10, 2013 at 10:09 AM
Firaxis and 2K Games have put together a brief video guide on some key changes coming in the Civilization V: Brave New World expansion. Culture and tourism are an important part of the package, and the clip below explains why. We had the chance to get hands-on time with Brave New World, and you can read...
Second Civ V Expansion Will Be “Quintessential Civ Experience”
on April 12, 2013 at 07:39 AM
Just one more turn. It’s a sentence familiar to almost anyone who has ever played one of Firaxis’ Civilization games. But what happens when that one more turn is in the late game, and your empire is practically on autopilot? Through the rapid clicks of the “Next Turn” button,...
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