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Civilization V Summary


Civilization V Review

Civilization has returned in all its glory, in a form that we truly feel will stand the test of time...

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Cambridge Researchers create Skynet within Civilization V

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To show the dangers of Artificial Intelligence, Cambridge University's Centre for the Study of Existential Risk have created a superintelligent AI that can destroy the planet within Civilization V. This is how it starts, people.

Civilization V Lead Designer Jon Shafer Leaves Paradox 6 Months After Joining [UPDATE: At The Gates Kickstarter Updated!]

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After joining Paradox Interactive in May, Jon Shafer has parted ways with the publisher over "creative differences" - and his Kickstarter for At The Gates still hasn't been updated.

Civilization V's Jon Shafer Joins Paradox Interactive To Fill Out His "Grand Strategy Bingo Card"

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Paradox Interactive typically host an annual event for members of the press to converge on a single location and try out everything the group has up their sleeves. This year it opened to the public with just as much to share as before: like snatching up Jon Shafer for a new project.

Sid Meier's Civilization Series Crosses Tiles To Make It Into The Latest Humble Bundle

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What was once a rarity has recently become a regular occurrence. Despite that, Humble Bundles continue to sell from proverbial hot cakes. But it's all about the charity. So what's next? Civilization!

Sid Meier’s team estimates a billion hours of Civ have been played

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Some of Civilization’s designers, including the man himself, Sid Meier, got together at DICE this week to talk on stage about the game’s 25th anniversary and the history of the game’s development.

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