From the Manufacturer
- 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.