Civilization V News


Civilization 5 gets a free week on Steam prior to Beyond Earth

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 20, 2014 11:48am PDT

It's a long wait before Civilization: Beyond Earth hits this week. So why not play Civ V in the meantime?


"I hope you bought it with the expansions, the base game (which is the only free-to-play part) is ..."

- aethyr see all 7 comments

Civ V getting two new DLC packs next week

By Steve Watts, Apr 27, 2011 8:45am PDT

2K Games and Firaxis announced today that Civilization V will get two new DLC packs next week: a Denmark Civilization and Scenario Pack, and an Explorers Map Pack.


"Denmark? Come on, why not just make Vikings? I'm fine with Bluetooth as leader, but Vikings is a ..."

- Regim see all 15 comments

Shack PSA: Civilization V and DLC 40% off on Steam

By Steve Watts, Apr 14, 2011 1:30pm PDT

Civilization V and its associated pieces of DLC are 40% off on Steam as the 2K Games sale continues.


"Civ V is an awesome game. I'm at 261 hours of playtime in it so far. Don't listen to the BS."

- Rooster Cockburn see all 11 comments

Daily Filter: September 22, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Sep 22, 2010 6:00pm PDT

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upc


"alright so fable 3 is a renters property simulation. how does this have anything to do with why ..."

- .ka`boom.zZz. see all 2 comments

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...


"Physical media is dead to me. I buy digital or I stream. Not interested in collecting physical ..."

- badcaps see all 144 comments

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 ..."

- irishbloke see all 14 comments