Reviews and Problems with Sid Meier's Civilization Revolution
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Value for money 9
A Grand Revolution
3 September 2008
Excerpt: When I first played Sid Meier’s Civilization back in 1991, I had no idea that it would be a huge part of my life. Not only was it the first PC title I played, it was also a game that was so addictive, so enjoyable, that it was able to keep me playing until four in the morning, and even then I still...
Summary: This is THE strategy game to own if you’re a console gamer. PC gamers, try to take it with a light heart. Give it a chance. You might like it!
Pros: -For the genre, good graphics., -Random maps keep things interesting., -Private voice chat makes online play very interesting., -Extremely simple controls., -User interface is very easy to navigate., -Immense amount of replay value., -Newbie friendly., -Huge information database that helps to low...
Cons: -Overused and bland textures can be a real nuisance., -Not a whole lot of depth to the single player game., -Lacks as many options as the Pc games., -Maps are a bit small by comparison to the PC games.
Conclusion: If you refuse another civilization's demands for tribute, or want to pursue a domination victory, you'll declare war on your enemies and march your legions off to battle. Every combat unit has a separate attack and defense rating, and it's important to play to their strengths.
Pros: Engrossing strategic depth, Many ways to claim victory, Fantastic visual presentation, Wealth of interesting historical knowledge, Meets high standard of the Civilization series.
Cons: Multiplayer moves at a slow pace, Diplomacy is a bit limited.
Excerpt: Guiding the path of civilization over thousands of years is a big job. Big enough for the chap upstairs, in fact. While the big fella did a pretty decent job of getting us from the deep dark past of travelling around on the backs of animals to the days of microwaves, cars and toilets that flush...
Excerpt: Konsolfolket er ikke lette at tilfredsstille. Billige konverteringer af strategispil fra pc’en klarer i hvert fald ikke sagen alene, og dette er ikke gået Sid Meier, skaberen af Civilization-serien, forbi.
Pros: Flere spil af denne slags.
Cons: Når AI’en viser kedelige sider og bliver for forudsigelig.
Excerpt: Havde længe overvejet om jeg skulle give Civilization Revolution til Playstation 3 en chance og fik det nu med posten tirsdag. Har spillet Civilization serien siden deres første udgave og har været ret vild med denne type af turn based strategy. Spillet oser faktisk af dårlige ting – bla.