will charge players to create an empire that will stand the test of time when it becomes available in North America and internationally on September 21 and 24, respectively. After a successful spin on consoles with Civilization Revolution
, Sid Meier's epic franchise returns to its PC roots and tweaks the core gameplay
-- casting a hex
on the game board.
Sid Meier's Civilization V
will be shown next week at E3 2010 and we'll be sure to kick the tires ... er, the stone wheels -- depends on what era in the game we get to see.