Sid Meier’s Civilization VI is now available worldwide for the Xbox One family of devices, as well as the PlayStation 4 system.
Originally launched for Microsoft Windows and macOS in October 2016, Sid Meier’s Civilization VI went on to win several awards, including Best PC Game and Best Strategy Game at the 2016 Game Critics Awards, and also took home the trophy as Best Strategy Game in the DICE Awards.
In Civilization VI, players explore new land, research technology, conquer their enemies, and go head to head with some of history’s most renowned leaders as they attempt to build the greatest civilization the world has ever known.
- PLAY YOUR WAY:
The path to victory is the one you determine. Become the most scientifically advanced civilization, dominate through sheer military power or become the foremost destination for the cultural arts.
- THE WORLD’S GREATEST LEADERS:
Play as one of 24* different leaders from various countries around the world and throughout history. Build an empire of lucrative trade routes with Cleopatra of Egypt, flex the military might of your legions with Trajan of Rome or develop a powerhouse of culture with Hojo Tokimune of Japan. Each of the leaders can be played any way you prefer, with unique abilities, units and infrastructure in their quests for victory;
- EXPANSIVE EMPIRES:
See the marvels of your empire spread across the map. Settle in uncharted lands, improve your surroundings, build new districts and see your cities – and your civilization – prosper;
- ACTIVE RESEARCH:
Unlock boosts that speed your civilization’s progress through history. To advance more quickly, use your units to actively explore, develop your environment and discover new cultures;
- DYNAMIC DIPLOMACY:
Interactions with other civilizations change over the course of the game, from primitive first interactions where conflict is a fact of life to late game alliances and negotiations;
- EXCITING AND UNIQUE SCENARIOS:
Civilization VI for Xbox One and PS4 system includes four playable scenarios, each with a different setting and style of gameplay inspired by history. Be part of the colonization of Australia in “Outback Tycoon,” defend Poland from invaders in “Jadwiga’s Legacy,” choose a Viking leader to conquer Europe in “Vikings, Raiders, and Traders!” or conquer the known world in the “Conquests of Alexander”;
- COOPERATIVE AND COMPETITIVE MULTIPLAYER:
Up to four players can cooperate or compete for supremacy via online multiplayer.
In addition to the launch of Civilization VI for the Xbox, the Civilization VI Expansion Bundle is also releasing for the Xbox One, PS4, and Nintendo Switch platforms. This bundle combines both the ‘Rise and Fall’ and ‘Gathering Storm’ expansions, taking the turned-based strategy classic to new heights. This bundle includes sixteen new civilizations, eighteen new leaders, and many major enhancements to gameplay, such as Great Ages and natural disasters influenced by the player’s impact on the living planet.
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