CIVILIZATION VI – First Look: Aztec

CIVILIZATION VI – First Look: Aztec

Montezuma leads the Aztecs in Sid Meier’s Civilization VI. He built the Aztec capital into one of the greatest cities in the world. Montezuma ordered the construction of aqueducts and temple complexes, and kept the Aztecs growing through conquest. Montezuma’s special ability is called “Gifts for the Tlatoani.” It makes Amenities particularly valuable for this […]

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Civilization VI: Rise and Fall – First Look: Zulu

Shaka leads the Zulu in Civilization VI: Rise and Fall. One of military history’s greatest commanders, Shaka of the Zulu, returns to Civilization – and brings his Impi force with him. The Impi are the Zulu’s unique unit. These Pikeman replacements have an increased Flanking bonus, are less expensive than other combat units of the […]

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Civilization VI: Gathering Storm – First Look: Inca

Civilization VI: Gathering Storm – First Look: Inca

FIRST LOOK: INCA Pachacuti leads the Inca in Civilization VI: Gathering Storm. Though many of the details of his remarkable reign are lost to history, Pacachuti led the expansion of Cusco into the organized and powerful Incan empire. The Inca’s unique improvement is the Terrace Farm. These can only be placed on Hills, and provide […]

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CIVILIZATION VI – First Look: Germany

CIVILIZATION VI – First Look: Germany

Frederick Barbarossa leads Germany in Sid Meier’s Civilization VI. The red-bearded Holy Roman Emperor fought numerous wars to restore the Empire to its previous glory. He was a warrior to the end, dying on his way to join the Third Crusade. Barbarossa fought independent cities in his lifetime, and he’s still at it in Civilization […]

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CIVILIZATION VI – First Look: Greece (Pericles)

CIVILIZATION VI – First Look: Greece (Pericles)

Pericles leads Greece in Sid Meier’s Civilization VI. The Athenian orator promoted greater democracy for Athens’ lower classes, and brought the city into its greatest golden age. Greece’s unique ability is Plato’s Republic. They get an extra wildcard slot no matter which government they choose. The Greek unique unit is the Hoplite. The Hoplite gets […]

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Civilization VI: Rise and Fall – First Look: Georgia

Civilization VI: Rise and Fall – First Look: Georgia

Tamar leads Georgia in Civilization VI: Rise and Fall. Remembered today for her diplomatic prowess, support of the arts, piety, and extension of the Georgian kingdom, it is no wonder Tamar is canonized as a saint. Georgia’s unique ability is “Strength in Unity.” When changing eras into a Golden Age, you receive an additional bonus […]

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Civilization VI: Gathering Storm – First Look: Eleanor of Aquitaine

Civilization VI: Gathering Storm – First Look: Eleanor of Aquitaine

FIRST LOOK: ELEANOR OF AQUITAINE Eleanor of Aquitaine leads France… And, Eleanor of Aquitaine leads England… In Civilization VI: Gathering Storm. The duchess of Aquitaine ruled as both Queen consort of France and England, and left a major impact on the culture and arts of her time. Both in her lifetime and over the next […]

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CIVILIZATION VI – First Look: Nubia

CIVILIZATION VI – First Look: Nubia

Amanitore leads Nubia in Sid Meier’s Civilization VI. She was one of the greatest Queens of Nubia, and her reign was the most prosperous time for the Kushites. The site of her palace, Jebel Barkal in modern day Sudan, is a World Heritage Site. Nubia’s unique ability is Ta-Seti. They get bonus production towards Ranged […]

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Civilization VI: Gathering Storm – First Look: Maori

Civilization VI: Gathering Storm – First Look: Maori

FIRST LOOK: MAORI Kupe leads the Maori in Civilization VI: Gathering Storm. According to Maori legend, the navigator Kupe sailed from Hawaiki to the undiscovered land that would become New Zealand, and remains a figure in many Maori myths still shared today. Kupe’s leader ability is called ‘Kupe’s Voyage.” The initial Maori units begin the […]

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Who’s Actually Attacking Who Here? – Civilization 6 Gathering Storm Deity Part 9

Hey everyone, and welcome back to some more Civilization 6. So, we just started an emergency… against us, apparently But I’m not sure who’s in danger – me or Norway, because I will be taking Stavanger without any major problems unless he literally builds city walls here on the next turn – but even then, […]

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