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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.

Steam Spy graphs show few people have purchased XCOM 2 without having already owned XCOM or Civ V

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It seems that people who purchased XCOM 2 already had played XCOM or Civilization V, according to Steam Spy on Twitter. The independent, Patreon-funded Steam watchdog posted graphs of common ownership to prove his point.

The newest Humble Bundle is a trove of Firaxis goodies

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Firaxis has been on a roll for a pretty long time with a generally well-received backlog of strategy offerings. Whether you're looking at Civilization or Firaxis's reboot of XCOM, there's a lot to take in from their games and even more on the way with XCOM 2. If you're worried your Firaxis collection isn't complete or if you want to get up to date for the upcoming sci-fi strategy sequel, then the latest Humble Bundle is your cost-effective shot at filling those voids.

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