Civilization VI and all expansion content to launch across Xbox One and PlayStation 4 this fall

 2K today announced that Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI is coming to Xbox One and PlayStation® 4 on November 22, 2019. Winner of The Game Awards’ Best Strategy Game and DICE Awards’ Best Strategy Game in 2016. Civilization VI’s upcoming launch marks the first time since 2008 that it has been available on Xbox or PlayStation consoles.

Core Game and Expansions

The base game will be available for R799.99. All expansion content will be made available as part of a separate Expansion Bundle. The Expansion Bundle includes:

  • Rise and Fall adds new Golden Ages and Dark Ages, a new city Loyalty system, and Governors who can be stationed in players’ cities, giving players new choices, strategies, and challenges;
  • Gathering Storm the most successful expansion in franchise history. Introduces players to an active planet where geology and climatology present unique new challenges;
  • 18 Additional Civilization Leaders from the expansions, choose from some of history’s most renowned leaders. To help guide you through the ages, each bringing unique bonuses, buildings, units and more.

The Expansion Bundle will also be available for purchase on Nintendo Switch™. It is already currently available for purchase on the Nintendo Switch™.

* Based on 2K’s suggested retail price. The actual retail price may differ. See local store for details.

The Wait is Over

New console players will play the most current version. This features all of the latest updates and gameplay refinements.

“It’s been more than a decade since Sid Meier’s Civilization Revolution brought 4X strategy gaming to the living room,” said Melissa Bell, Senior Vice President of Marketing at 2K. “We can’t wait to invite new players to join more than 5.5 million fans from around the world. And for them take one more turn on their Xbox One or PlayStation 4.”

“For Firaxis, having Civilization VI launch on Xbox and PlayStation gives us the opportunity to bring strategy games to new audiences, some of whom may never have played a strategy game before,” added Ed Beach, Lead Designer. “The team at Firaxis has been hard at work to make it the best game possible. We look forward to welcoming new players into our community.”

It’s All About the Culture

Civilization VI on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 includes four additional content packs (Poland Civilization and Scenario Pack, Vikings Scenario Pack, Australia Civilization & Scenario Pack, and Persia and Macedon Civilization & Scenario Pack). As part of a promotion with Sony, PlayStation® 4 users will receive the Nubia Civilization & Scenario Pack and Khmer and Indonesia Civilization & Scenario Pack with their purchase of Civilization VI. Nubia Civilization & Scenario Pack and Khmer and Indonesia Civilization & Scenario Pack will be available for separate purchase on Xbox One.

The Game was originally developed for Windows PC by Firaxis Games. It was developed in collaboration with Aspyr Media. The aim is to bring the beloved franchise to Xbox One and PlayStation 4. The game is rated 10 V by the Film and Publication Board of South Africa (FPB). It is available now on Windows PC, Nintendo Switch, iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Linux.

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