With Sid Meier's Civilization IV, history as you know it, is history. Rule throughout time and create your own legacy as you guide your civilization from the dawn of man through the space age and beyond. Implement new technologies, conduct diplomacy, or wage war to grow your society and become the most powerful leader the world has ever known.
3-D living world: detailed environments where animals roam and smoke billows from small huts, set in a vibrant and colorful world.
Overhauled interface: RTS-style, intuitive interface allows you to manipulate units and cities with greater control and faster speed.
Multiplayer: Built from the ground up for multiplayer with Era Starts, variable game speeds, hot join, team play, and a bevy of connectivity options--Internet, LAN, Play by Email (PBEM), hot seat, and more. The best multiplayer Civ experience ever developed means hundreds of hours of gameplay for you and leaders across the world.
Customization: an unprecedented level of modding power allows you to customize the units, environments, and gameplay to meet your vision, including a WorldBuilder editor, XML, and Python scripting language editing.
||Mac OS X 10.5.8 or higher
||PowerPC G5 or Intel chipset
||PowerPC G5 or Intel Chipset 2.0GHz
||512MB or higher
||ATI 9600/ Nvidia FX 5200
||128 MB (VRAM)
||GameSpy account required for online play
|Supported Video Cards at Time of Release:
||Nvidia 5200, 6600, 6800, 7800 ATI 9600, 9650, 9700, 9800, X600, X800, X850, X1600
||This game is not supported on volumes formatted as Mac OS Extended (Case Sensitive).