Yes, you could found cities, build world wonders, and unlock new options through technological research, but inevitably, combat played a central role. Just like a real civilization, however, the franchise evolved over time, gradually grafting new ideas onto its classic framework–a process that’s now culminated in Civilization VI: the deepest, most well-rounded base game the series has ever seen.

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