Reviews and Problems with Sid Meier's Civilization III
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26 May 2012
Excerpt: I’m not going to explain what kind of game Civilization is. If you don’t know it, all I can say is : ‘Welcome to the planet Earth’. I’m also not going to praise all the wonderful new features that Firaxis put in the game.
Conclusion: Sid Meier has done it again. Firaxis have created what must be considered to be the PC game of the year. They could have simply taken Civ II and updated the graphics and added a build queue. To veterans this would have been enough.
Excerpt: Sid Meier's Civilization III is turn-based strategy game, third sequel to Civilization series� (Civilization 1991, Civilization II 1996) - one of the greatest strategy games ever. I don't believe you never heard about Sid Meier - creative genius behind some of the most critically acclaimed computer...
Excerpt: Civ 3 is a strategy game where you start at the beginning of time as a civilization and work your way through time. You must make allies with other civilizations, negotiate to get materials or maps, and research to become a more intelligent nation. What place will you make in history?
Excerpt: Some game reviews are more difficult to write than others. The rare few, like this one, are almost intimidating because of the franchise that the game under review represents. Reviewing Sid Meier’s Civilization 3 is akin to reviewing mom’s apple pie – it’s an American institution, or at least a...
Conclusion: Civilization III may not be the quantum leap forward that it should have been, but it is still the best empire building game around (although Alpha Centauri is pretty close). The improved diplomatic options as well as the streamlined interface make the game fun and fairly easy to grasp.
Excerpt: Throughout the more or less great years of gaming there’s been a series of games that people have basically adored. Sid Meier is the man behind them, the series called Civilization. The previously games are classics, even though the addons didn’t sell quite as much as the main games.
Excerpt: In the world of Real Time Strategy (RTS) games involving meticulous and methodical resource management and deployment, utilizing entire races of people and often spanning centuries, Sid Meier's Civilization III emerges as the king of the genre.
Summary: Quand, il y a quelques mois, Activision a annoncé la sortie d’un nouveau Beat'm All mettant en scène l’intégralité (ou presque) des « Super » de la licence Marvel, nous avons eu un doute sur la qualité potentielle d’un tel titre.
Pros: L'univers Marvel, 20 personnages utilisables avec leurs costumes propres, Jouable à 4 online et offline, Quelques nouvelles idées, Agréable à l'oeil, Les forces des X-Men Legends bien présentes, Un des seuls représentants du genre, De jolis effets sur 360
Cons: 20 personnages jouables sur les 140 présentés, Les ralentissements omniprésents, Tout en anglais, Les cinématiques inégales, Très similaire à X-Men Legends II, Certains intérieurs redondants, Missions bonus prise de tête, Tout brille sur Xbox 360 et PS3