Tag Archives: sid meier
Tue, May 14, 2013 | 22:58 BST
Legendary Civilization designer Sid Meier has said he personally would not enjoy the way Kickstarter projects often mean designers must commit early concepts.
Thu, May 09, 2013 | 15:10 BST
Maxis legend Will Wright has spoken about his admiration for three particular figures in the gaming world: Shigeru Miyamoto, Peter Molyneux and Sid Meier.
Thu, Jun 14, 2012 | 01:45 BST
Firaxis’s games are as core as they come, but legendary designer Sid Meier thinks we’ll soon see non-traditional platforms really shine.
Thu, Apr 05, 2012 | 15:58 BST
2K has announced the Gods & Kings expansion pack for Civilization V will be released in North America on June 19 and internationally on June 22. Included in the expansion is new gameplay content allowing players to found a Pantheon of the Gods where their created prophets will spread the newly founded religion across the world. The expansion also includes new types of city-states, new systems for land and naval combat, nine new civilizations, nine new wonders, three original scenarios, and dozens of new units, buildings, technologies and resources.
Thu, Mar 08, 2012 | 21:21 GMT
During GDC, a team of game designers sat down for a chat to discuss the games which inspired such luminaries as Will Wright, Cliff Bleszinski, Sid Meier, and John Romero.
Tue, Jan 31, 2012 | 00:44 GMT
Legendary Civilization designer Sid Meier believes graphical improvements are one of the most important changes in gaming – but also misses the simple, imagination-fuelled interfaces of yore.
Tue, Jan 24, 2012 | 21:34 GMT
GDC organizers have announced talks from Sid Meier, Mega Man creator Keiji Inafune, and Riot Games on League of Legends.
Tue, Jan 24, 2012 | 06:03 GMT
XCOM: Enemy Unknown isn’t just Civilization with aliens; director and industry legend Sid Meier is hoping fans will enjoy the non-strategy elements, too.
Tue, Jan 10, 2012 | 05:40 GMT
GDC organisers have announced three new sessions, including a star-studded panel with some heavyweight names.
Wed, Sep 14, 2011 | 15:11 BST
2K has announced a Sid Meier’s Civilization V Game of the Year Edition for PC which contains the standalone product, along with previously released add-on content.
Wed, Aug 03, 2011 | 03:51 BST
Veteran designer Sid Meier has said today’s games industry is more diverse and open than ever before, and likely to become even more so.
Fri, Jul 15, 2011 | 05:42 BST
Sid Meier’s less hands-on role with Civilization V and the development of Civilization World doesn’t mean he and Firaxis are stepping away from core Civ experiences.
Sat, Jul 09, 2011 | 21:49 BST
Sid Meier has said the reason it has taken Firaxis so long to develop CivWorld, compared to the development cycle of most social games, is because the team wanted to make it “as good,” as they could make it.
Wed, Sep 22, 2010 | 06:31 BST
Civilization V is out in the US today, and so far the reviews that have come in are rather good.
Get rounded up below.
Tue, Sep 21, 2010 | 21:08 BST
Tue, Sep 14, 2010 | 15:05 BST
Those planning to purchase Civilization V digitally may want to consider getting the strategy title through Direct2Drive, as it includes a copy of Civilization III.
Sat, Aug 07, 2010 | 15:28 BST
Fireaxis has posted the minimum and recommended system requirements for Civilization V.
Hit the page fold to see if you can run it.
Fri, Jul 30, 2010 | 08:18 BST
Do you fancy yourself Civilization’s number one fan? Well, have you created a state-wide holiday to honor the historically inaccurate awesome series?
Didn’t think so.
Fri, Jul 09, 2010 | 21:57 BST
2K Games announced today a Civilization V Special Edition, containing collectible items and exclusive access to behind-the-scenes content.
Thu, Apr 29, 2010 | 10:38 BST