2K Games sends word that Civilization IV is now expected this October, following
up on yesterday's news that Firaxis' strategy sequel's release date had moved
from fiscal 2006 to 2005 (story
). In addition, they announce a
special pre-order edition of the game:
New York, NY – September 8, 2005 –
2K Games, a publishing label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:
TTWO), and FIRAXIS Games, world renowned video game developer, today announced
the Sid Meier’s Civilization IV pre-order program. Customers who pre-order Sid
Meier’s Civilization IV at participating retailers in North America will receive
the Pre-Order Edition of the game at no additional cost.
Shipping on the same day as the regular version of the game, the Sid Meier’s
Civilization IV Pre-Order Edition will feature: collector’s packaging, a CD
soundtrack of the game, a keyboard template, a tech tree map and a spiral bound
version of the manual. The Pre-Order Edition will be offered through
participating retailers while supplies last.
The fourth game in the PC strategy series that has sold more than five million
units, Sid Meier's Civilization IV is a bold step forward for the franchise
featuring spectacular new 3D graphics and all-new single and multiplayer
Sid Meier’s Civilization IV will be released this October for PC. For more
information please visit www.2kgames.com.