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Sid Meier's Civilization V: Gods and Kings

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Gods and Kings is the first add-on for Sid Meier's Civilization V. Includes the following content:
  • New civilizations such as Austria, Byzantium, Carthage, the Celts, Ethiopia, the Huns, the Maya, the Netherlands and Sweden
  • 9 new wonders (Terracotta Army, the Great Mosque of Djenne, Hubble Space Telescope)
  • 13 new buildings (Bomb Shelter, Constabulary, Police Station, Shrine)
  • 27 new units (Cataphract, Gatling Gun, Hussar, Horse Archer, Landship, Privateer, Triplane)
  • Reintroduces religions to the series including Buddhism, Christianity, Confucianism, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism, Shinto, Sikhism, Taoism, Tengrism and Zoroastrianism
  • New scenarios: Into the Renaissance, Fall of Rome and Empires of the Smoky Skies
  • New types of city-states, religious and mercantile
  • Enhanced Diplomacy and Espionage operations
  • Reworked combat system and AI
  • Changed naval combat system. Naval units are split into two different types, melee and ranged.


Sid Meier's Civilization V: Gods and Kings Windows Unique dutch terrain improvement is colorful
Sid Meier's Civilization V: Gods and Kings Windows Main menu
Sid Meier's Civilization V: Gods and Kings Windows Leader of Ethiopia
Sid Meier's Civilization V: Gods and Kings Windows Title screen

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The Escapist Windows Jun 18, 2012 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Gameplanet Windows Jul 02, 2012 9 out of 10 90
Meristation Windows Jun 18, 2012 8.6 out of 10 86
Destructoid Windows Jun 20, 2012 8.5 out of 10 85
GameStar (Germany) Windows Jun 19, 2012 84 out of 100 84
PCActu Windows Jun 25, 2012 8 out of 10 80
G4 TV: X-Play Windows Jun 25, 2012 4 out of 5 80
Gamereactor (Finland) Macintosh Jun 19, 2012 8 out of 10 80 Windows Jul 09, 2012 80 out of 100 80 Windows Jul 02, 2012 7 out of 10 70


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