First Sid Meier's Civilization, which appeared on markets in 1991. That was the beginning of the Civilization line of games. Here you can play Civilization 1 online English version for free.
Attention: for the mouse to work, you need to dial 121 at the beginning of the game. The first number is the choice of graphics (1 is the best graphics). The second number is the audio selection (2 - IBM Speaker). The third number: 1 - play with the mouse.
You can also play the Civilization version 474.05. It is later, with a number of minor changes in the gameplay, but there is only English version.
The game is a simulator of society. You have to choose one of 14 Civilizations and spend it from the Stone Age to the modern world. The game has several levels of difficulty:
- The lord
With each level, the complexity increases, you need more time to open technologies, the computer will play smarter and get more resources in the game process.
From each of your actions in the game will depend on how the development of your civilization will go. From the beginning of the game, the player must take decision where to establish his first city, near a river with a lot of food, or by the sea, in order to build sea transport in the future. And so in everything, your every decision will have the most direct consequences in the future. What to produce, what technologies to explore, on what to concentrate their forces and how to squeeze the maximum benefit from their position. More and more game tasks require constant attention from you. And although the game should initially occur in real time, the team of the creator abandoned this idea, because the step-by-step mode allows the player to concentrate and flaunt a much larger number of parameters and settings, focusing on grinding game mechanics.
Each civilization in the game is represented by a great leader of the past. Wonders of the World can improve the welfare of an empire. In Civilization, various forms of government are available, each of which has its pros and cons.
There is a very big cheat in Civilization 1 Dos. God mode, which opens the entire map and you can control the enemy units: shift + 5.6 (hold down the shift and press in turn 5.6), and then refresh the screen by pressing "C". To exit the mode, do the same again.
Secrets: during the construction of the palace, if you want to build a back door, click ~. The selection window for the construction of a part of the palace will appear, which will not be visible (the only thing that will change is the absence of the middle tower on the right). This part of the palace will be visible only on the main screen, where the palace is displayed in a simplified form.
Bugs: If you strongly develop your civilization, and press F9 (Achievement Window), a new land will appear on the map on the left above instead of glaciers. This land is interesting because it produces an incredible amount of food, shields and trade. The city, based on this land, can easily reach a population of 50 units. The downside is that emissions are also huge, despite public transportation and a recycling center.