Sid Meier's Civilization VI
is now available for free on the
Epic Games Store
the "just one more turn" strategy sequel would be the store's next giveaway.
This will be yours to keep provided you snag your copy before next Thursday when
it will be replaced by their next freebie. As for that, they continue to play
coy with us, as they once again list "mystery game" where they would normally
tip off next week's free release. But if the
that correctly predicted the Civ6 release is correct, it will be
Borderlands: The Handsome Collection
followed a week later by Ark: Survival
Here's word on this week's release:
Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI
Civilization VI offers new ways to interact with your world, expand your empire
across the map, advance your culture, and compete against history’s greatest
leaders to build a civilization that will stand the test of time.
See the marvels of your empire spread across the map like never before. Each
city spans multiple tiles so you can custom build your cities to take full
advantage of the local terrain.
Unlock boosts that speed your civilization’s progress through history. To
advance more quickly, use your units to actively explore, develop your
environment, and discover new cultures.
Interactions with other civilizations change over the course of the game, from
primitive first interactions where conflict is a fact of life, to late game
alliances and negotiations.
Expanding on the “one unit per tile” design, support units can now be embedded
with other units, like anti-tank support with infantry, or a warrior with
settlers. Similar units can also be combined to form powerful “Corps” units.
In addition to traditional multiplayer modes, cooperate and compete with your
friends in a wide variety of situations all designed to be easily completed in a
A CIV FOR ALL PLAYERS
Civilization VI provides veteran players new ways to build and tune their
civilization for the greatest chance of success. New tutorial systems introduce
new players to the underlying concepts so they can easily get started.