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7.2
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Score Breakdown Based on 539 ratings
  1. 10 (54)
  2. 9 (86)
  3. 8 (126)
  4. 7 (132)
  5. 6 (80)
  6. 5 (32)
  7. 4 (15)
  8. 3 (2)
  9. 2 (4)
  10. 1 (8)

What Gamespot Users have to say about Civilization III: Play the World

  • Rating:5.8

    A discredit to its originator,.

    We have all come to accept that expansion quite often do not live up to the original but I had haope for this one as the original was so strong. Hope can be a fickle friend. The major addition to Play the World is online... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:4.7

    Believe the Gamespot review -- this was a weak effort.

    Yes, you can play online. With some added civs, like, ummmm... the Koreans and Celts? Huh? I bought this because I thought playing online was the way to go. Well, maybe it is, but not with Civ III. It just never rea... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.5

    Another Expansion....

    Gameplay - Too bad it's the same still..... (7) Graphics - Still no upgrades from the original (7) Sound - Some New sounds for new units (8) Value - Of course, more empires means more play-time (8) Tilt- Yeah... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5.7

    Baragin bin material... where it belongs.

    Not every expansion pack is bound for glory... some are quite bad. PTW was among the bad ones when it was released in 2002 with horrible multiplayer support, major lag, and almost zero improvements to the Civ formula. ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful