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Is it still good to play ? with it's two add-ons ? the game is from 2005, and my rig seems nice enough to run it. Do you think it's worth it, or is it too old ?
     
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You should be able to run it, but it might lag a little bit. Civilization never gets old, its a completely timeless game. Civ 4 is an amazing game, but if you decide to play it, make sure you clear your schedule for the rest of the day and make sure you don't have to get up early the next morning.

Not sure about the addons, but if you can get the gold edition you might as well.
    
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well, played it for 4 hours. It was nice at first but with the big map now there's like 5 to 7 seconds of lag every turn

I build things but I do not know everything ywt. It's alot of micromanagement. It's time consuming and far more xomplex than Starcraft.

I inly understand 1/3 of what i'm doing

When I play "beyond the sword" does it include civ 4 and the other add-on, warlords ? all-in-one ?

Also, mods like "afterworld' looks amazing but then it kicks me to desktop. The game runs great at first but then lags!

There's no war, i have alot of unit but cannot move them all at once, nobody attack me, etc.
Edited by Cr4zYH3aD - 6/15/08 at 1:25pm
     
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i played it on a 7800 almost maxed if i recall correctly, its been a while, i loved the game
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