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post #11 of 30
as a huge civ fan i must say avoid it and grab civ 4. the game is more dumbed down from civ4 than dragon age 2 was from dragon age origins
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post #12 of 30
grab it used in the for sell section. most of time its around 35$
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post #13 of 30
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Originally Posted by blostorm;12698864 
grab it used in the for sell section. most of time its around 35$

its a steamworks game so i dont see how you could get it used without buying the entire steam account which is not allowed.
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post #14 of 30
I heard civilization 4 was better but I've only played Civ 5. I like Civ 5 a lot but new patch had a lot of bugs in it. It also need a lot of GPU power to run at max settings. I honestly think the game is worth $30, but nonetheless, it's a great game.
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post #15 of 30
I bought it on sale via Steam when I think it was $30. I wouldn't spend $50 on it...I think $30 is a good price though. I have literally lost myself in some Civ V sessions...playing 8 hours straight through with no breaks (and it only feels like 2 hours have passed). Also, it's an amazing game in eyefinity/nvidia surround.
    
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post #16 of 30
Wait for it to drop to around $20ish. I'm really surprised it is still at $50. Bargain bin Civ 4 as above. It might ruin you on V though, even with its graphics.
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post #17 of 30
I love civ 5. I bought it first day it came out. Def. Worth $50.
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post #18 of 30
You know Civ V was just on sale for $30 right? Just wait a bit and buy it for that. I like the game, but I wouldn't pay $50 for it. Then again, the only game I paid $50 for in the last 3 years was SC2...
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post #19 of 30
Thread Starter 
I actualy just got it for $27, so .
    
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post #20 of 30
If its your type of game and you enjoy it why not?
It got good ratings too.

I like opinions and reviews to help guide my decision as much as the next guy but I am sampling things more myself now.
Rift is the latest and so far its a blast, visually it stomps WoW.
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