Excerpt: Civilization II is a strategy game. Strategy games are typically lacking in the graphics department. Civilization II is no exception. The “gameboard” is a square based system, turned 45 degrees ( Q*bert -style). Mind you, as far as strategy games are concerned, Civilization II is average. It does, however, excel in small outtakes from the gameplay.
Excerpt: Many a fantasy author has described what curses absolute power and immortality can be. Activision shows us the other side of the coin with Civilization II, a Sony PlayStation game developed by MicroProse.