New Release: Pillars of Eternity, a new RPG perfect for fans of Baldur's Gate and Icewind Dale!

CivCity: Rome (Windows)

Published by
Developed by
Released
Platform
68
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.6
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.
Not an American user?

Description

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.

Screenshots

CivCity: Rome Windows Tech tree - if you select an investigation with requirements you form a quote of investigations.
CivCity: Rome Windows The first city
CivCity: Rome Windows Dwelling houses in your city
CivCity: Rome Windows First mission cleared.

Alternate Titles

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

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.


The Press Says

Deaf Gamers 2006 8.5 out of 10 85
IGN Jul 25, 2006 8.2 out of 10 82
ActionTrip Aug 03, 2006 80 out of 100 80
GameSpy Jul 25, 2006 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Gamigo Aug 08, 2006 7 out of 10 70
GameSpot Jul 28, 2006 6.6 out of 10 66
Press Start Online Sep 05, 2006 13 out of 20 65
GamingExcellence Aug 26, 2006 5.5 out of 10 55
Eurogamer.net (UK) Aug 07, 2006 5 out of 10 50
Game Revolution Aug 10, 2006 C- 42

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

There is no trivia on file for this game.


Related Web Sites

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