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Sid Meier's Civilization Chronicles Box Set Announced

By Maarten Goldstein, Sep 07, 2006 11:05am PDT

Also announced by 2K Games today is the Sid Meier's Civilization Chronicles Box Set. For $69.99, you will get all the Civilization games and...

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"We're using Civ for Windows, not Civ for DOS, so that's not an issue. We were very, very ..."

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Late Night Consoling

By Chris Remo, Aug 28, 2006 8:00pm PDT

Lots of Xbox 360 news today. I'm really glad that Microsoft is still working on the system's backwards compatibility, but I wish they'd start...

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"I submitted it as Alex Kidd: The Lost Stars. It must of fucked up"

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GameSpot @ Leipzig

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 24, 2006 4:31am PDT

GameSpot's Leipzig Games Convention coverage continues with looks at Sid Meier's Railroads!, The Lord of the Rings Online, Half-Life 2: Episode Two...

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Novelist's Work Becomes Casualty of Civilization

By Chris Remo, Aug 18, 2006 2:42pm PDT

According to Idle Thumbs, UK publication The Independent reports that well known science fiction author Iain Banks has had to push the release of...

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"I'm finding the Algebraist REALLy hard to get into. Some of his culture novels are fantastic ..."

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Sid Meier's Railroads! Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 17, 2006 4:44am PDT

There's a Sid Meier's Railroads! Q&A on Hooked on Games, asking executive producer Barry Caudill about this train filled strategy / management...

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"Pirates! deep game? hahaha. It was their worst game :( The first day or two playing it are ..."

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Sid Meier's Railroads! Preview

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 11, 2006 6:28am PDT

New at GameSpy is this preview of Sid Meier's Railroads!, going hands on with a build of the game. Railroads! is due out later this year.

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"Same here (RRT and RRT2) - great stuff, can't wait to see this one. Go go Firaxis!"

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Sid Meier's Railroads! Preview

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 05, 2006 10:33am PDT

New at GameSpot is this preview of Sid Meier's Railroads!. The article offers impressions of various elements of the game including multiplayer.

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Firaxis Podcast

By Chris Remo, Jun 16, 2006 11:13am PDT

Firaxis' website has been updated, offering up this podcast. Steve Ogden touches on the history of the company and what it's like to work there....

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"Because 2K and Firaxis don't own the rights to it. Alpha Centauri is owned by EA. Talk to them ..."

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Snow to Fall No Longer

By Chris Remo, Jun 06, 2006 12:40pm PDT

Around E3 2005, 2K Games announced Snow (Xbox, PC), a real-time business strategy title from internal developer Frog City (Imperialism, Tropico 2)...

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" Yea, but too many people blowing smoke about how things like this influence people(influence ..."

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Sid Meier's Railroads! Preview

By Maarten Goldstein, May 31, 2006 9:43am PDT

New at Computer & Video Games today is this Sid Meier's Railroads! preview. The article offers an overview of the game along with quotes from Sid...

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E3 Trailers

By Maarten Goldstein, May 17, 2006 9:21am PDT

Over at FileShack you can find various E3 2006 trailers from games shown at the show (a lot of these are of the cinematic kind): Command & Conquer...

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"C&C 3 looked cool, though I was disappointed to see no NOD units in the trailer."

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GameSpot @ E3

By Maarten Goldstein, May 13, 2006 8:46pm PDT

And more E3 impressions from GameSpot as well: America's Army, Gothic 3, Sid Meier's Railroads!, Civilization IV: Warlords and You Are Empty.

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"Great news for AAO, I really look forward to getting back into this game. Especially Overmatch, ..."

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GameSpy @ E3

By Maarten Goldstein, May 12, 2006 2:22am PDT

The guys in green preview Pirates of the Caribbean Online, Alone in the Dark, Guild Wars - Campaign 3, Command & Conquer 3, Warhammer Online, Star...

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Sid Meier's Railroads! Announced

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 16, 2006 1:00pm PST

And one more 2K Games press release as the company also announced Sid Meier's Railroads!, a new installment in the Railroad Tycoon series. In the...

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"From what I understand Sid is always involved in development; especially the early prototyping ..."

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Firaxis and PopTop Strategically Combined

By Chris Remo, Mar 08, 2006 4:45pm PST

In Take-Two's analyst conference call yesterday, the company noted that it will be executing various cost-saving strategies over the next fiscal...

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"I misread as PopCap and was really confused why they were mixing a puzzle/mini game developer ..."

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