Sid Meier's Civilization V Release Date and Website Revamped

Establish and lead a civilization from the dawn of man into the space age
2K Games today announced that Sid Meier's Civilization V, the new sequel currently in development at Firaxis Games, is due to hit the store shelves in North America on September 21 and UK on September 24, exclusively for PC. Built on a new engine, Civilization V features an entirely new combat system, deeper diplomatic interactions, an intuitive interface, improved diplomacy, in-game community hub, advanced modding tools, and more. In related news, the official Sid Meier's Civilization V website has been re-launched with new info and goodies to check out. Particularly notable are some newly announced civilizations and leaders including Darius (Persia), Ramkhamhaeng (Siam), and Hiawatha (Iroquois).