Sid Meier's Civilization V: Gods and Kings is the first official expansion pack for the Turn-Based Strategy game, Sid Meier's Civilization V.* . It also adds additional diplomatic abilities to those found in the base game. Additional features include, a variety of benefit types for the establishment and adoption of religion, spies that both level with mission completion and that can be a liability if captured, several new playable civilizations, improved battle abilities, and new units, buildings and wonders.
"An invasion of armies can be resisted, but not an idea whose time has come." - Victor Hugo Civilization V: Gods & Kings is finally upon us, and as someone who plays Civ5 regularly, I felt its’ impending release last week with the pre-launch update on Steam, which added in Steam Workshop features and broke most of my mods. Great, thanks. I had been using one of the unofficial gameplay mods that fixed a lot of the balance problems and added gameplay tweaks to the game to give Civ5 a better experience overall; and it was. It was totally better. Could the Firaxis team look at the game through unbiased eyes like the modding community and make some good improvements? Time will tell, I suppose, but that’s why we do playthroughs! So it was... Read Review