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I downloaded the demo from steam, and I thought it was really fun, but right as I'm getting into it, it says "Your demo has ended". Do you guys think it would be worth $50? Money is a little tight for me, and I'm trying to save for triple screens, but I always love a good game .
    
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In its current state... No.

Your better off buying Civ 4 complete in the bargin bin for under $10
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post #3 of 30
or buying Civ 5 from me for $20 lol
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It's a great game, but I wouldn't pay $50 for it. I got a copy from a friend for either $25 or $35 (don't remember which), and I'd say it isn't worth much more than that to me.

But it's all personal preference, how much you enjoyed the game.
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wait for a steam deal and pick it up on lower price point. But im a fan of the total wars.
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Civ 5 is a SICK game (though it is the first of the series I've played honestly, despite PC gaming for the last 18 years or so).

Whether it's worth $50 bucks to you or not is purely subjective and relative to your financial status, but the game is worth owning undoubtedly.
 
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i'm a big fan of the franchise, good way to pass time. definately worth 50 for me.
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When will it go on sale?
    
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When will it go on sale?
It had a major price drop a week or 2 ago iirc... I'm sure it'll get another price drop soon. :/

Game isn't that good right now. I'm waiting for the 1st major xpac (if any) before i decide to get this...
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Not worth it. If you remotely like the last civ's avoid it. They dumb it down and unbalanced the heck out of it.
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