Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation

DS / RPG / Release: Feb 14, 2011 / ESRB: T

Civilization 5 Demo Coming in September, Prior to Game's Scheduled Release

By Xav de Matos, Aug 04, 2010 7:00am PDT

Strategists looking for an early taste of the latest Civilization are in for a treat, as 2K has confirmed a demo for the fifth major game in the...


"I've never even played a single Civ game and I'm picking up Civ 5 just because of how more and ..."

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Civilization 5 Special Edition Includes Two-Disc Soundtrack, Artbook and Unit Figurines [Updated]

By Xav de Matos, Jul 09, 2010 11:00am PDT

[Update: 1:00pm] 2K Games has released the non-final box art for the Civilization V special edition. Additionally, 2K Games confirmed to Shacknews...


"Fuck Me $99 Sid better come out and cup my balls while I play for that kind of scratch"

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Firaxis Lays Off 20 Employees; 2K Vows Development of Civilization 5 Unhindered

By Brian Leahy, Jul 08, 2010 12:40pm PDT

Take-Two Interactive has slashed 20 jobs at its Firaxis Games studio, responsible for past and future games in Sid Meier's Civilization franchise,...


"DAMN YOU 2K! First X-COM now Firaxis, soon Civilization is going to become an FPS! Mark my words."

- mastermike569 see all 12 comments

Civilization 5 E3 2010 Interview [Updated]

By Brian Leahy, Jun 24, 2010 6:00pm PDT

[Update - 6/25/10] Added clarification about multiplayer modes available at and after launch. At E3 2010, I had a chance to have a quick chat with Civilization V producer Dennis Shirk following a demo of the impending strategy seq


"dunno who told me to get the ipad version but FU. theres no tutorial i have no idea how this ..."

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Civilization 5 Trailer Is Here to Help

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 23, 2010 7:50am PDT

With Sid Meier's Civilization V looming on the horizon, the support group Civilization Anonymous


"Hahahaha. I usually hate witty viral shit like this but that was fucking fantastic."

- etherealrhythm see all 17 comments

Civilization 5 E3 2010 Preview

By Brian Leahy, Jun 22, 2010 9:40am PDT

I first saw Civilization V at GDC 2010 back in March and it was already looking incredibly polished. After seeing a demo at E3 2010 last week, Firaxis and 2K have another solid Civ on the w


"I wonder if you can modify things like victory conditions, tech trees, and unit interactions in ..."

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Civilization 5 E3 Trailer Shows Gameplay

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 17, 2010 2:22pm PDT

Fancy seeing Civilization V gameplay footage? A silly question, I know--of course you do. And if it has creator Sid Meier talking about the turn-based strategy sequel too? Bonus! Developed by Firaxis and published by 2K Games, Civilization V wil


"Has anything been said about what game engine they are using this time? A lot of the headaches ..."

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Civilization 5 Screenshots Show Hexes, Bombardment

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 16, 2010 5:43pm PDT

New Civilization V screenshots fresh out of E3 show two new features in Firaxis' turn-based strategy sequel--ranged bombardment in combat and a...


"any news on the osx release date? will this be a simultaneous release on steam?"

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Civilization 5 Release Dated

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 11, 2010 6:20am PDT

Sid Meier's Civilization V will be released in North America on September 21, publisher 2K Games announced today, then will invade the rest of the...


"goddammit steam. i had a fuck of a time with empire: total war. internet connectivity in this ..."

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Civilization 5 Gets Steamworks, Pre-Order Perks

By Alice O'Connor, May 06, 2010 11:10am PDT

Firaxis' Civilization V will utilise Valve Software's Steamworks suite, publisher 2K Games revealed today alongside the announcement of a...


"I'm fine with steam, and I'm not surprised by the integration. What I really dislike is ..."

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Civilization 5 April Fools' Gag: Extreme Diplomacy Death Match

By Chris Faylor, Apr 01, 2010 6:00pm PDT

Looking for a bit more action in your strategic conquests? Then boy oh boy, do 2K Games and Firaxis have an April Fools' gag for you. The...


"I saw this running at PAX. I can hardly wait! Civ 5 is going to be sick! "

- RumpleForeSkin72 see all 10 comments

Civilization 5 First Impressions from GDC 2010

By Brian Leahy, Mar 10, 2010 2:10pm PST

The recently announced Civilization V will use hexes in place of square tiles along with some major combat changes. The game was shown off at GDC...


Mafia 2 Delayed

By Chris Faylor, Mar 03, 2010 1:40pm PST

2K Czech's old-timey gangster game sequel Mafia 2 won't be hitting its projected release window either, as publisher Take-Two today revealed that...


"a bit disapointing but theres loads of great games out at the moment so lets hope they polish ..."

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Cinematic Civilization 5 Trailer Sets the Stage

By Brian Leahy, Mar 01, 2010 5:30pm PST

Though we have yet to see any video of gameplay, this cinematic trailer for Sid Meier's Civilization V (PC) is thoroughly epic. The game, which will move the series to hexagonal tiles


"Very cool trailer. Looks like most of the traditional Civ paths to victory will be present..."

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Civilization V Announced, Introduces Hexes

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 18, 2010 8:34am PST

Sid Meier's legendary turn-based historical strategy series Civilization will receive a brand new instalment on PC this fall, publisher 2K Games...


"At least I'm thankful it's in the fall. I take 2-3 weeks of vacation time at the end of every ..."

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