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Offline RedArgo

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Civ VI: Rise and Fall expansion
« on: November 28, 2017, 08:38:07 AM »
New expansion due out in February.

https://www.rockpapershotgun.com/2017/11/28/civilization-6-rise-and-fall-expansion-details/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+RockPaperShotgun+%28Rock%2C+Paper%2C+Shotgun%29

Looks interesting, but I just haven't been able to get into Civ VI for some reason.  Played a ton of all the rest.  Maybe this will change that.


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Re: Civ VI: Rise and Fall expansion
« Reply #1 on: November 28, 2017, 08:46:21 AM »
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Re: Civ VI: Rise and Fall expansion
« Reply #2 on: November 28, 2017, 05:21:44 PM »
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Re: Civ VI: Rise and Fall expansion
« Reply #3 on: December 01, 2017, 02:11:00 AM »
I haven't played a lot of Civilization VI yet and i have to say that the map gets crowed way too soon with the new System. Oriental Empires is a lot more what i want from a Civilization type of game. Also the bad grachics of the Units is a turn-off (especially compared to Civilization 5 and Oriental Empires). I have started my first campaign of Civilization VI so i'll see where this is leading me.

However i think i will get this Expansion, looks nice and it should improve the base game.

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Re: Civ VI: Rise and Fall expansion
« Reply #4 on: December 01, 2017, 06:10:42 AM »
I haven't played a lot of Civilization VI yet and i have to say that the map gets crowed way too soon with the new System. Oriental Empires is a lot more what i want from a Civilization type of game. Also the bad grachics of the Units is a turn-off (especially compared to Civilization 5 and Oriental Empires). I have started my first campaign of Civilization VI so i'll see where this is leading me.

However i think i will get this Expansion, looks nice and it should improve the base game.

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Re: Civ VI: Rise and Fall expansion
« Reply #5 on: December 01, 2017, 07:06:42 AM »
That pic is how I always picture Donald Sutherland now. I pose and make that face for my grandsons often, keeps them on edge   8)
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Re: Civ VI: Rise and Fall expansion
« Reply #6 on: December 01, 2017, 08:19:33 AM »
I haven't played a lot of Civilization VI yet and i have to say that the map gets crowed way too soon with the new System. Oriental Empires is a lot more what i want from a Civilization type of game. Also the bad grachics of the Units is a turn-off (especially compared to Civilization 5 and Oriental Empires). I have started my first campaign of Civilization VI so i'll see where this is leading me.

However i think i will get this Expansion, looks nice and it should improve the base game.



Ehm...not good?
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Re: Civ VI: Rise and Fall expansion
« Reply #7 on: December 01, 2017, 03:52:27 PM »
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Re: Civ VI: Rise and Fall expansion
« Reply #8 on: December 01, 2017, 04:08:57 PM »
I've always been a Civ fanboy but I too have trouble getting into VI.   I chalk it up to too much going on but then somehow find the time to play other things so I just think it's Civs fault.  :)

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Re: Civ VI: Rise and Fall expansion
« Reply #9 on: December 01, 2017, 06:06:29 PM »
I've always been a Civ fanboy but I too have trouble getting into VI.   I chalk it up to too much going on but then somehow find the time to play other things so I just think it's Civs fault.  :)

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Re: Civ VI: Rise and Fall expansion
« Reply #10 on: December 02, 2017, 09:07:08 AM »
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Re: Civ VI: Rise and Fall expansion
« Reply #11 on: December 02, 2017, 09:34:14 AM »

I'm a Civ fan but I've been hesitant over VI.  I liked some things about V, but the fact that V was so limiting on the number of cities you can build really killed it for me.  I know VI has the districts, so maybe that feeling of only a small handful of cities is somewhat alleviated?

I've also hear the ai is pretty bad?

Civ III and IV are my current favorites of the series.

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Re: Civ VI: Rise and Fall expansion
« Reply #12 on: December 02, 2017, 06:25:17 PM »
Did someone say they liked Civ IV?
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Re: Civ VI: Rise and Fall expansion
« Reply #13 on: December 02, 2017, 06:33:47 PM »
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Re: Civ VI: Rise and Fall expansion
« Reply #14 on: December 02, 2017, 06:41:54 PM »
I loved Civ V but the cartoony look of VI I still what turns me off.
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