Watch the ‘Civilization VI’ trailer for Nintendo Switch

Civilization VI is invading Nintendo Switch on November 16th, and now its creators have dropped a trailer showing what you can expect from the empire builder. In early September, 2K and Firaxis Games accidentally revealed the game’s arrival’s on the console in an announcement that they also quickly took down. You don’t have to worry, […]

Civilization VI: Rise and Fall review — loyalty has a price

REVIEW: My new favorite aspect of Civilization is watching my empire’s symbol flash under a city as it prepares to transfer its Loyalty from its leader to me. I’m playing Proudmaker, the leader of the Cree, one of the great Native American peoples. Renown traders, I’ve built my empire in such a way that I’m […]

Rise and Fall asks the question: Can Civilization VI become something it’s not?

ANALYSIS: The announcement that Civilization VI’s Rise and Fall expansion would include the leader Poundmaker of the Cree should have been cause for celebration. The Cree are worthy candidates: They’re the first geographically Canadian civ to be included, and Poundmaker himself is both a fascinating figure historically and a gorgeous, subtle in-game model. There was […]

Soros warns Trump may destroy ‘our entire civilization’ over North Korea

Billionaire investor George Soros says the Trump administration is “a danger to the world,” and the opposition the president has garnered will make him a “temporary phenomenon” which “will disappear in 2020 or even sooner.” During a speech at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland on Thursday, Soros, 87, who heads the Soros Fund […]

Civilization VI: Rise and Fall reveals the Cree and their leader, Poundmaker

The Cree will become one of their new playable factions in Civilization VI: Rise and Fall, the first expansion for the PC strategy game. Rise and Fall is coming out on February 6. The majority of the Native North Americans live Canada. Poundmaker, who was chief of the Cree in the the late 18th century, […]

Empire-builder ‘Civilization VI’ comes to the iPad for $30

Usually, playing Civilization on the go means playing one of the cut-down Revolution games. They’re fine, but they’re not the same thing. You won’t have to make that compromise from now on, however. Aspyr Media has released Civilization VI for the iPad — yes, the whole thing. If you can’t stand the thought of waiting […]

Civilization VI’s first expansion — Rise and Fall — is coming February 8

2K and Firaxis announced today that Civilization VI is getting its first expansion. Rise and Fall will come out for the PC strategy game on February 8. Civilization VI launched on October 21, 2016. As of May, it has sold more than 2 million copies. A paid expansion can help bring in additional revenue. Rise […]

Tech Tree Board Games Buying Guide: Mega Civilization, Innovation, Leaving Earth, Pandemic, Power Grid, Netrunner

A look at some of the best tech-centric board games and card games that use tech tree decision-making. https://media.wired.com/photos/59e7bd051a7a784c71f7d878/master/pass/boardgames-TAFA.jpg Feed: All Latest

Elon Musk argues unregulated AI may be the ‘biggest risk we face as a civilization’

REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque A fundamental risk As a guest speaker at the 2017 National Governors Association Summer Meeting, entrepreneur and innovator Elon Musk covered a number of topics, including artificial intelligence (AI). During his talk, the Tesla and SpaceX CEO and founder urged the U.S. governors present on Saturday to set up regulations for the development […]