BUILDING THE NEXT EMPIRE
Sid Meier’s Civilization VI to Launch on PC This October 21
Ever wondered what it was like to be the emperor of your own sprawling empire? Well, you’ll soon be able to rule once more when the turn-based strategy game, Sid Meier’s debuts on PC this October 21.
As with previous installments of the franchise,
will have players attempt to build their own nation from scratch, and do whatever it takes to prevent it from being decimated by opposing civilizations. Firaxis Games, the developer behind
mentioned in a press release that players will be "establishing and leading a civilization from the Stone Age to the Information Age."
also features revised gameplay mechanics as well. For starters, players will now be able to combine their military units together with 106 HWM | JUNE 2016 support units within a single tile, such as anti-tank support units together with infantry, as an example.
If is going to be your first foray into the
franchise, don’t worry, there will be tutorials within the game to help you comprehend the underlying concepts and technicalities of so it won’t feel as though you’ve been thrown into the deep end from the get-go.
You can currently pre-order both the Standard and Digital Deluxe Edition of
from Steam for RM179 and RM239, respectively. The Digital Deluxe Version will come included with a ‘25th Anniversary Digital Soundtrack’, and access to four post-launch DLCs that will supplement the base
game with a variety of new maps, scenarios, civilizations, and leaders.