Sid Meier's Civilization Revolution

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

age 10+

PC strategy game gets retooled for console gaming.

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 15 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 8+

Great Game That Has A Lot Of Educational Value!!!

A Great Strategy Game That Definitely Does Not Deserve 3 In Violence. The Only Violence There Is Are Toy Swords Waving And Toy Guns Firing From Far Away. How Can This Be 1 Violence Star Off From Thousands Of PG-13 Movies And Have The Same Amount For Half Of Them. For Example In Star Wars 3 A Character Is Burned In Lava, Shocked With Lighting, Kills Children And It Is Not Animated. Does That Seem As Bad As Animated Small Swords Waving And People Falling From Far Away. Ridiculous Do NOT Presume That Common Sense Media Is Accurate On Their Ratings Ever.

This title has:

Educational value
age 8+

The best in strategy and history for kids!

Fantastic playability over and over again and a great intro to strategy games on and off the screen. Historical figures, places, objects, technologies and landmarks are great conversation starters to get kids engaged in history off the screen, too.

This title has:

Great role models

Game Details

  • Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo DS
  • Available online?: Available online
  • Publisher: 2K Games
  • Release date: July 8, 2008
  • Genre: Strategy
  • ESRB rating: E10+ for Alcohol and Tobacco Reference, Mild Suggestive Themes, Violence
  • Last updated: November 4, 2015

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