The Bottom Line: Excellent tactical battles and a slick interface make the latest Civilization another wonderful addition to a classic franchise. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Firaxis Games, Strategy
The Bottom Line: Civilization III is a triumphant proclamation that strategy gaming is alive and well and still able to keep you rooted in front of your computer for hours at a time. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Firaxis Games, Strategy, Turn-Based Strategy, Historic, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Civilization V: Gods and Kings is an eminently worthwhile collection of big and small changes that enhance an already amazing game. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Firaxis Games, Strategy, Strategy / tactics / wargame - turn based
The Bottom Line: Colonization is a more focused and linear Civilization experience that nevertheless offers the depth and rewards of the classic strategy series. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Firaxis Games, Strategy, Strategy / tactics / wargame - wargame, Strategy / tactics / wargame - turn based, Historical
The Bottom Line: This is a triumphant remake of a classic strategy game, featuring an intoxicating blend of action, strategy, role-playing, and pure fun. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Firaxis Games, Strategy, 1 Player
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