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Huge Civilization boxset coming for the holidays

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2K and world-renowned development studio Firaxis Games, today announced Sid Meier’s Civilization Chronicles for PC, the definitive Civilization collector’s edition. The entire series is soon to be compiled in one behemoth package. The set will include: Sid Meier’s Civilization I, Sid Meier’s Civilization II, Civilization II: Fantastic Worlds, Civilization II: Conflicts in Civilization, Civilization II: Test of Time, Sid Meier’s Civilization III, Sid Meier’s Civilization III: Play the World, Sid Meier’s Civilization III: Conquests and Sid Meier’s Civilization IV.

The Civilization series has a long and critically acclaimed lineage and Sid Meier’s Civilization Chronicles is a showcase of Sid Meier’s brilliant franchise that will include extras and additions that fans will love:

• Civilization: The Card Game: An original tabletop card game designed by Civilization IV lead designer Soren Johnson, featuring more than 250 custom cards and rules based on Civilization IV.

• The Chronicles of Civilization: A 96-page book containing the history of Civilization, as told through interviews with past Civilization designers, an interview with Sid Meier and lead designer Soren Johnson, an article by journalist and author Steven L. Kent on the significance of the series in the computer gaming industry, and other original literature.

• Video DVD: DVD content includes a detailed presentation by lead designer Soren Johnson and artist Dorian Newcomb about the creation of Civilization IV, complemented by gameplay footage of every iteration of the game, game trailers from the Civilization series and more.

Sid Meier’s Civilization Chronicles for PC will be released this October for an MSRP of $69.99. For more information please visit here!

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