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Watch Sean Bean calmly narrate Civilization 6

By John Keefer, Dec 07, 2016 8:08am PST

Of course, he doesn't realize he was killed off in the trailer for the game.

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"Me too! Also - man, the music in that game was knocked out of the park again. Just hearing a few ..."

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Civilization 6 Fall 2016 Update includes DirectX 12 support, new maps, and more

By Daniel Perez, Nov 18, 2016 4:30am PST

Sid Meier’s Civilization 6 received its Fall 2016 update, and with it, comes long-awaited support for DirectX 12.

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"Unfortunately, now when I alt-tab out of the game it locks up my computer forcing a hard reboot. ..."

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XCOM 2 gets traditional controller support on PC starting today

By Daniel Perez, Nov 08, 2016 7:50am PST

It's been a long nine months for those who prefer to play PC games with controllers, but now you can use an Xbox 360 or Xbox One controller to play XCOM 2.

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"Cool. I was happy with the PC controls this time, but I still wish they had gamepad support from ..."

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Civilization 6 estimated to have sold over one million units

By Daniel Perez, Nov 02, 2016 12:50pm PDT

That's a lot of people trying to take over the world.

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XCOM 2 DLC Shen's Last Gift out for PS4 and Xbox One

By John Keefer, Oct 26, 2016 8:34am PDT

A new trailer shows off the new robotic content.

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"I wonder if they held this back from release just so they could sell it separately. Seemed ..."

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Civilization 6 preview: Making the new familiar and fun

By John Keefer, Sep 30, 2016 10:00am PDT

Coming back to the series after staying away from Civilization 5 feels almost like I never left.

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"Ouch. I didn't try it at all because I'm pretty satisfied playing civ4 still, but I guess there ..."

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XCOM 2 on consoles is the second-best way to play a great game

By Steve Watts, Sep 29, 2016 2:30pm PDT

XCOM 2's trip to consoles has come with a few performance drawbacks, but the blemishes are easy to overlook.

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Civilization VI 25th anniversary edition unveiled

By John Keefer, Aug 24, 2016 9:02am PDT

Extra content and goodies for an extra cost.

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"Waiting on this one. Maybe even for the first expansion. I've been burned too many times by ..."

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Civilization VI video shows off the importance of the new Builders unit

By John Keefer, Jun 30, 2016 8:23am PDT

Builders will replace workers for building improvements on the land.

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"hm... i think i might like that limited 'uses' per builder/worker thing! it has been sort of a ..."

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Queen Elizabeth's Brexit means Victoria's entrance in Civilization 6

By John Keefer, Jun 28, 2016 8:48am PDT

Firaxis decides to focus on the young queen as the ruler of England in its next installment.

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XCOM 2 finally will invade PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

By John Keefer, Jun 07, 2016 7:50am PDT

Mark September 6 on your calendar (September 9 if you are in Europe).

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XCOM 2 Alien Hunters DLC releasing next week with new Ruler aliens, story-based mission, and more

By Daniel Perez, May 05, 2016 5:00am PDT

It's hunt or be hunted in XCOM 2's Alien Hunters.

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XCOM 2's first DLC offers tons of soldier customization options; new patch coming soon

By Daniel Perez, Mar 09, 2016 7:26am PST

We wouldn't blame the aliens for running away after seeing Anarchy's Children.

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"I don't care if they sell it or whatever, just wondering how the business side thought this was ..."

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How to Get More Intel in XCOM 2

By Josh Hawkins, Feb 12, 2016 11:00am PST

Having a hard time finding Intel? We’ll teach you all the right places to look.

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XCOM 2 features native Steam Controller support; other gamepads not supported yet

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 05, 2016 2:20pm PST

As Firaxis warned back in June, gamepad support for XCOM 2 just isn't in the cards at launch. Well, not all gamepads anyway, because thanks to a collaboration with Valve, the latest game in the series now features native support for Steam Controllers.

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"The mouse cursor to move was real fiddly when moving players on turns in the last XCOM. So many ..."

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