Sid Meier’s Civilization VI

Game review by Chad Sapieha, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 11+

Amazing world simulation can teach players about history.

Windows 2016

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 11 reviews

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age 10+

Slowly became better than V

It started out a rather barren game compared to V, but the extra DLC and continued updates have made it the superior game; I expect when the third DLC comes out, it will be the best in the series. One thing to note compared to V is that it has much better base mechanics, and makes better use of the new tile system, but there may be concerns with privacy due to 2k. As well, the cultural policies have shifted pretty far into consumerist land compared to V.

This title has:

Great messages
Too much consumerism
age 7+

Really fun history game!

Fun game that my family love to play together. A bit of violence, as one of the main features is conquering the natives but heh, that's what us Christian folk do! You can farm drugs for "AMENITIES" which is bad and also shoot nuclear weapons at people. However it is very historically accurate and features much better role models than games such as HOI4 that praise barbaric leaders such as Hitler and Stalin. Wait until children are at the right age to play. Depends on the maturity of your child.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence

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