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Score Breakdown Based on 4792 ratings
  1. 10 (1425)
  2. 9 (1797)
  3. 8 (740)
  4. 7 (267)
  5. 6 (132)
  6. 5 (107)
  7. 4 (58)
  8. 3 (53)
  9. 2 (48)
  10. 1 (165)

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  • User Rating 6.5

    Shiny on the surface, shows problems real quick later on

    Rated on March 24, 2012 by jackliu239

    I never played the previous Civ games before so this is my first one. At first i had a lot fun playing this, the graphic are good, maps are extensive, customization is vast, and technology tree and...

    4 out of 7 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Step Down

    Rated on April 07, 2012 by jatraz

    Its a great game overall but its just missing something. No more extra strategy like, do i want to be the first to create a religion, or do i want to create a massive army first? The tech trees are so...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    its a very amazing game .<br /> Loooooooooooooool

    Rated on April 29, 2012 by mom1990

    civ5 is a stragry game er. Strategy fanatics have lost hundreds of hours of their lives to Sid Meier's beguiling creations over the years, and they should prepare to lose hundreds more. Civil...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Even though it has it's flaws , I consider that this is one of those games that everyone should check out.

    Rated on May 01, 2012 by malighos

    What is Civilization V ? Civilization V is a turn – based strategy game , in which your focus is building up your selected nation into a superpower. The game does not have a campaign , but it featu...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5.5

    So after all these year I finally bought one of these so call classic to only find out how boring and redundant this thT

    Rated on May 13, 2012 by Smintar

    After well over 100 hours of game play, I have come to this conclusion that is one of the most boring redundant game I have ever played.Random generator is lousy or just plain poor and they call these...

    1 out of 9 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    New or Old to the series, this game will make you smile and frown.

    Rated on May 31, 2012 by JonahMalikiDav

    Civilization V is a game I could write for paragraphs on paragraphs on the different feelings you get while playing it, but I will try to sum it up as short as I can so you get the jist of it. The ...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    "The presentation is gorgeous, the gameplay is stunning and the memories are unforgettable."

    Rated on July 03, 2012 by CamoBullo

    Throughout history, there have been countless civilisations that have stood the test of time and have made significant historical impact on the world as we know it. Civilisations have stood the test o...

    2 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Initially, a disappointment moving from Civilization IV; a revisit after patching revealed a wonderful and deeper game

    Rated on October 01, 2012 by FstrthnU

    Civilization V is truly a game that grows on you. At first, you may think "Eh? What's up with the policies? Why is unhappiness killing my attack power? Why can't my archers attack over hills?" or stuf...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Civilization V still goes with the "just one more turn" philosophy, but do not hope for big AI improvement.

    Rated on October 15, 2012 by Hekteur

    Civilization V still stands as the deepest strategy experience out there, but not without flaws. The game released with several minor, but very noticeable bugs and with an AI as smart as stone. Since ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    Very interesting and mind elevating but importantly is to be played without ant cheats.

    Rated on October 17, 2012 by abassim

    This is a great game where too many critical dissensions should be taken by the player in the early stages which in turn will affect the final result of the players success or defeat. Hope some up...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.