Sid Meier's Alpha Centauri Review
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Sid Meier's Alpha Centauri is another one of those games that can make hours pass like minutes.
When they made this game they allow you to break the mold. What that means is that they have EVERY detail of this game open for alteration. I mean EVERYTHING can be altered with a little help. Graphics- Great, nice, w... Read Full Review7 of 7 users found the following review helpful
Alpha Centauri is a simple premise - take the immensely popular Civilisation series, and set it in space. Simple sure fire way to make a good game? Lets see... You play a commander or leader (or whatever else you choo... Read Full Review3 of 9 users found the following review helpful
After playing this game once at the age of ten, i didnt pick it up again until a few days ago. Well, that was quite possibly the worst decision I've ever made. not because the game is bad, you must understand, but becau... Read Full Review4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
Although the Civilisation series have spawned many of its own sequels over the years, each one has essentially been nothing more than a continual refinement of a system already near flawless. Alpha Centauri stands aside ... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
The good: Very addicting, good graphics, many different troops, 7 different factions really change strategies. The bad: Gets a little repetative after a while, take too long to attack it is almost impossible to defea... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Alpha Centauri is a worthy successor to Civilization. I have played this game a number of times all the way through, and used several of the seven factions that are available. Their distinctive advantages and disadvantag... Read Full Review3 of 6 users found the following review helpful
Alpha Centauri dominates the competition and marks out the stakes for engaging, civilization building. Here's why... 1. Cultural Philosophy is embodied in the different factions. Ridded of the heavy baggage accompan... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
..very similar to Civ only with new units, technologies etc.. If you loved Civ, you'll love this. If you never played Civ, then this is a good place to start. Fun, addictive and you can create your own units which offers... Read Full Review3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
While waiting for some of the exciting new games to come out, I decided to pull this old favorite out - just to see if it's still as enjoyable as I remember it.... It's been quite some time since I last played this on... Read Full Review6 of 7 users found the following review helpful
No other TBS ( turn-based startegy ) developer has been able to develop such a compelling socio-political structure as featured in Alpha Cenaturi. A unique interface, very thoughtful government choices, unique tech tree... Read Full Review6 of 9 users found the following review helpful
Sid Meier's Alpha Centauri is a masterpiece in every possible category. It is a game where you will combat alien lifeforms, engineer devastating kinds of new weaponry, terraform an alien world, conduct deep diplomacy wit... Read Full Review3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
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