Aspyr Media Shipping Sid Meier's Civilization IV®: Gold Edition for Mac
Company: Aspyr
AUSTIN, TX ­ March 24, 2009 ­ Aspyr Media has begun shipping Sid Meier¹s Civilization IV: Gold Edition for Mac. Released in partnership with 2K Games, a publishing label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO), Civilization IV: Gold Edition, featuring both Civilization IV and Civilization IV: Warlords, will arrive on retail store shelves later this week.

Sid Meier¹s Civilization IV is the ultimate strategy game offering players the chance to lead their chosen nation from the dawn of man through the space age and become the greatest ruler the world has ever known. Civilization IV: Gold Edition takes this award winning experience to a new level by combining both Civilization IV and the combat-focused Warlords Expansion pack in one box.

Sid Meier¹s Civilization IV comes-to-life like never before in a beautifully detailed, living 3D world that expands the gameplay experience. This latest installment takes the franchise to new heights with the addition of new ways to play and win, new tools to manage and expand your civilization, all-new easy to use mod capabilities and various multiplayer modes and options.

Sid Meier¹s Civilization IV: Warlords is the first expansion pack for the Firaxis Games¹ award-winning title, Civilization IV. Paying homage to some of history¹s greatest military leaders, the expansion delivers eight unique and interesting scenarios, giving players the chance to change the course of history with the help of their new powerful ³warlord² unit. Civilization IV:
Warlords includes new civilizations, leaders, units, and wonders that offer even more fun and exciting ways for players to expand their civilization¹s military power as they strive for world domination.

Sid Meier¹s Civilization IV: Gold Edition is rated ³E10+² by the ESRB for Everyone 10 and older. For more information or to order your copy today, please visit

About 2K Games
2K Games is a publishing label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. With nearly 500 developers and six internal studios, 2K Games is also the publisher of such hit franchises as Sid Meier's Civilization, Mafia and The Elder Scrolls.

About Take-Two Interactive Software
Headquartered in New York City, Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc., is a global developer, marketer, distributor and publisher of interactive entertainment software games for the PC, PLAYSTATION®3 and PlayStation®2 computer entertainment systems, PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) system, Xbox 360® and Xbox® video game and entertainment systems from Microsoft, Wii, Nintendo DS, Nintendo GameCube and Game Boy® Advance. The Company publishes and develops products through its wholly owned labels Rockstar Games, 2K Games, 2K Sports and 2K Play, and distributes software, hardware and accessories in North America through its Jack of All Games subsidiary. Take-Two's common stock is publicly traded on NASDAQ under the symbol TTWO. For more corporate and product information please visit our website at

About Aspyr Media
Aspyr Media, Inc. is a leading video game publisher that creates, packages and delivers fun to millions around the world. Hailing from Austin, Texas USA, Aspyr strives relentlessly to ensure a quality experience for consumers and industry partners.

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