CivCity: Rome (Windows)

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CivCity: Rome is a city-building game based on Sid Meier's Civilization and developed in collaboration with Firaxis Games. Players must build and nurture a wide variety of Roman settlements by completing missions, like growing a certain number of a material or building a certain number of temples to the Roman gods. Other buildings available include houses, farms, water systems, amphitheatres, coliseums and a circus maximus for chariot racing, which are vital for keeping your citizens' moral up. As well as building up the city in this way, the player will also face enemies attempting to conquer your settlement, and so raising and commanding an army is a key area of the game.

As well as the main mission-based game, players can also take on a more scenario-based mode where they could, for example, be charged with defending their city from an enemy attack straight away.

Other features include the ability to look inside houses to see a Roman family go about their daily life, over 70 technologies to research (for example, tool making), a Civilopedia full of information on the Roman empire, and a powerful scenario editor.

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CivCity: Rome Windows First mission cleared.
CivCity: Rome Windows Main menu
CivCity: Rome Windows This is the research screen, this is the first mission so the tech tree is very short.
CivCity: Rome Windows Basic houses - the dark ones are empty.

Alternate Titles

  • "CivCity: Roma" -- Italian/Spanish title
  • "CivCity: Rom" -- German title

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Critic Reviews

Deaf Gamers 2006 8.5 out of 10 85
Gameplay (Benelux) Sep, 2006 70 out of 100 70
4Players.de Jul 24, 2006 67 out of 100 67
GameSpot Jul 28, 2006 6.6 out of 10 66
GameSpot (Belgium/Netherlands) Aug 04, 2006 66 out of 100 66
Press Start Online Sep 05, 2006 13 out of 20 65
Maximum PC Dec 07, 2006 6 out of 10 60
GameCell UK 2007 6 out of 10 60
GamingExcellence Aug 26, 2006 5.5 out of 10 55
DarkZero 2006 5.2 out of 10 52

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Spindash (90) added CivCity: Rome (Windows) on Nov 24, 2006