PREVIEWSSid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Preview
Sid Meier's Civilization is boldly going where... it has gone once before in Alpha Centauri. But that was more than 15 years ago. We should know more about the future now, right?
Since game design is a business, I decided to see what's really selling well for the PS4.
I did this search a week ago, and at the time, out of the top 20 bestsellers on Amazon 10 had not even been released yet. By now some have been released. But others still have not. And yet others...
It's the year 1782 and you have been chosen to build a city from scratch, and also to manage it. You are given a piece of empty land and must place roads and residences, make farms to produce food, and as the population grows, add public buildings such as churches, markets, schools, taverns and even hospitals. These buildings increase the population and houses evolve as time passes. Taxation is the way to make sure you have capital to expand your city - use it wisely and your city will blossom! Keep in mind at all times that your citizens will require food and entertainment, or they will demand you to be replaced!