The Flagship Turn-Based Strategy Game Returns Sid Meier's Civilization V Mac reinvigorates the classic turn-based strategy genre with an astonishing new engine built from the ground-up for this flagship edition of the Civilization franchise.
Players are introduced to an entirely new combat system, deeper diplomatic interactions and a cavalcade of expanded features that deliver a fully immersive experience providing hours of entertainment as players build and defend their empire on their quest to become the greatest ruler the world has ever known.
Civilization V Mac introduces hexagon tiles allowing for deeper strategy, more realistic gameplay and stunning organic landscapes for players to explore as they expand their empire. The brand new engine orchestrates a spectacular visual experience featuring fully animated leaders interacting with players from a screen-filling diplomatic scene and speaking in their native language for the first time.
Expanded visuals and immersive audio invite would-be kings to take up the reigns of power and forge a mighty empire. Civilization V Mac offers a limitless variety of vast, realistic and diverse landscapes for players. An intuitive interface eases both new players and Civ veterans into the game.
What is new in this release:
This is a huge patch with tons of updates, changes, and balance tweaks. The full change list can be found on Aspyr's Support Site. Also of note is the fact that this patch brings the Mac version back in sync with the PC version, meaning cross-platform multiplayer has been re-enabled.
Minimum System Requirements: Operating System: 10.6.4 (Snow Leopard) CPU Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo (Dual-Core) CPU Speed: 2.4 GHz Memory: 2 GB RAM Hard Disk Space: 8 GB Video Card (ATI): Radeon HD2600 Video Card (NVidia): Geforce 8600 Video Memory (VRam): 256 MB Peripherals: Macintosh mouse and keyboard Other Requirements: Initial installation requires one-time Internet connection for Steam authentication; software installations required (included with the game) include Steam Client. Internet Connection and acceptance of Steam Subscriber Agreement required for activation. See www.steampowered.com/agreement for details Software license terms available in game manual and at www.take2games.com/eula. Non-transferable access to special features such as exclusive, unlockable, downloadable or online content, services or functions may require single-use serial code, additional fee and/or online account registration (13+). Access to special features may require internet connection, may not be available to all users, and may, upon 30 days notice, be terminated, modified or offered under different terms. Recommended System Requirements CPU Processor: Intel Quad Core CPU Speed: 2.6 GHz Memory: 4 GB RAM Video Memory (VRam): 512MB *Apple original CPU's only, CPU upgrades not supported. Supported Video Cards: NVIDIA GeForce 8600, 8800, 9600M, GT 120, 320M, 330M ATI Radeon HD 2600, HD 3870, HD 4670, HD 4850, HD 5670, HD 5750, HD 5770, HD 5870, HD 6490, HD 6750 Intel HD 3000 NOTICE: Apple Intel Chipsets only. Power PC Processors (G4 and G5) are not supported. NOTICE: With the exception of the Intel HD 3000, Intel(r) integrated video chipsets are not supported. NOTICE: This game is not supported on volumes formatted as Mac OS Extended (Case Sensitive)