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February 25, 2015

Sid Meier’s Starships launch on 12 March

Sid Meier’s Starships launch on 12 March

2K and Firaxis have decided on a 12 March launch date for Sid Meier’s Starships, so that’s the day when you’ll be able to take Sid’s fleet for a spin in the cosmos. The turn-based…



November 27, 2014

Civilization: Beyond Earth patch “almost ready”

Firaxis are getting ready to release a major patch for Civilization: Beyond Earth, which will focus on bug fixes and balance changes. The announcement appears on the Steam community forum for the game, which also…


October 27, 2014

Civilization V patch 1.0.3.276 coming 27 October

The new hotness in the Civilization world may be Beyond Earth, but Civilization V is still receiving updates from Firaxis. A patch is due later today which will take the game to version 1.0.3.276, as…


October 24, 2014

Civilization: Beyond Earth demo now available

Civilization: Beyond Earth is dialing back the years by actually providing an honest to goodness demo to people who want to sample the game before buying. What a marvellous throw-back to an era before publishers…


October 21, 2014

Civilization: Beyond Earth AMA talks mods, AI and demo

Today saw Civilization: Beyond Earth developers David McDonough and Will Miller answering questions about the upcoming game on Reddit. The best way to see absolutely everything they said is probably to follow this link and…



October 15, 2014

Civilization: Beyond Earth intro cinematic released

Civilization: Beyond Earth intro cinematic released

2K have released the intro cinematic for Civilization: Beyond Earth. The cinematic is a pre-rendered affair, showing exactly who boarded the rockets off Earth, how they were chosen, and how they got to their new…


September 29, 2014

Civilization: Beyond Earth art is definitely arty

Civilization: Beyond Earth art is definitely arty

You’d normally expect concept art around the time of the first screens – or earlier – but Civilization: Beyond Earth is giving it to us a short while before launch. Four pieces of concept art…


September 16, 2014

New Civilization: Beyond Earth screens depict cities

See the sights of beautiful Ganzorig in these new screenshots of Civilization: Beyond Earth. Four new screenshots of Civilization: Beyond Earth have been released, and they’re primarily focused on showing off some cities. You can…


September 11, 2014

Civilization: Beyond Earth explains covert ops

Civilization: Beyond Earth explains covert ops

Firaxis has been streaming more Civilization: Beyond Earth today, dealing specifically with the covert ops portion of the game. It’s mentioned that Civilization V’s espionage system was largely about stealing technology, but that Beyond Earth’s…


September 4, 2014

Civilization: Beyond Earth full PAX panel video

Civilization: Beyond Earth full PAX panel video

Mindful that not all of their audience will have managed to attend PAX, Firaxis has posted the full Civilization: Beyond Earth panel video for people to enjoy. It’s close to an hour of discussion about…


August 30, 2014

Civilization: Beyond Earth gameplay video is a Kraken watch

Civilization: Beyond Earth gameplay video is a Kraken watch

A new Civilization: Beyond Earth video, shown during this weekend’s PAX event, features more gameplay from the upcoming Firaxis strategy title. Narrative duties on the trailer are performed by female AI ‘Master Control,’ who talks…


August 21, 2014

Firaxis Games have their own convention now

Firaxis titles can no longer be contained by mere trade events like E3 or Gamescom, so they’ve set up their own convention in September. On 27 September, you will be able to attend Firaxicon. Assuming…