Game Dossier -- SID MEIER'S CIVILZATION: BEYOND EARTH

After a catastrophic event on Earth, humanity is forced to flee the planet and find ways to colonize alien worlds, form alliances, repel enemies, and determine the fate of all mankind.

  • Release Date — Fall 2014
  • Platforms — PC
  • Genre — Turn-Based Strategy
DAY 1

Beyond Earth Takes Civilization to the Stars

Earth is dying. Humanity has abandoned her to find a new life among the stars. Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth tasks players with colonizing an alien world and determining the fate of humanity along the way.

DAY 2

Before Beyond Earth: A Brief History of Civilization

The Civilization series is one of the oldest and most venerated in gaming. But before you step into the future of Beyond Earth, take a moment to reflect on this 4X strategy series’ past.

DAY 3

The Alpha Centauri Connection

Beyond Earth and Alpha Centauri have different names, but still share a lot in common. Three of Alpha Centauri’s developers talk about how these games compare.

DAY 4

Discussing Humanity's Future with the Father of Civilization

Award-winning game designer and the creator of Civilization, Sid Meier, talks about what makes his games special, his thoughts on Alpha Centauri, and his opinion on whether or not VR and Civilization have a future together.

DAY 5

Firaxis' Beyond Earth Panel from PAX East 2014

Developer Firaxis Games announced Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth during the panel at PAX East 2014. In case you missed it, here are all the highlights.