'Civilization 6' Trailer, Update: Firaxis Games Gives Us Greece With Pericles Taking Lead; Release Date Revealed

With "Civilization 6" barely a month away from release, Firaxis Games continues to excite their fans with another unveiling - this time from Greece, with the much-celebrated general Pericles.

Check out the video below for more details on Greece in Civ 6:

A full account of Pericles is made available in the Civilization official website:

[Pericles] oversaw a period of strong economic and cultural growth immediately following the successful defense against the invading Persian army in 478 BC... [W]hat was a loose collection of independent Greek city-states soon after became the Athenian Empire. During this time of unification, Athens produced some of the most influential cultural artifacts humanity has ever seen, and was home to famous playwrights, historians, philosophers, physicians and more."

In "Civilization 6" trailer, Pericles encourage democracy as we showcased with the customary array of bonuses, distinct units and buildings. His leader ability is called "surrounded by glory," which is actually what his name means. This skill prompts a bonus to culture to a city state.

Greece has the special ability of "Plato's Republic," while their combat units, the Hoplites gain an extra bonus during skirmishes when other units are flanking near.

When building the special Acropolis, it is advisable that you place it on a hilltop in order to acquire culture bonuses. 

For a continuous "Civilization 6" gameplay, players are required to check their computer hardware in order to meet the minimum requirements of the game. Detailed below are the minimum "Civilization 6" system requirements.

When the "Civilization 6" releases this October, a Windows Vista Windows 7, 8 or 10 is a must for the PC's operating system. The "Civ 6" also requires 2 GB RAM and a minimum of free 15 GB free hard disc space.

The least allowed "Civilization 6" System requirements also include an Intel Core2 Duo E6300 or AMD Athlon 64 X2 4400+ for the processor. An ANVIDIA GeForce 9600GT 512MB or ATI RADEON HD 4870 512MB graphic card, as well as a DirectX dx 9, 11 or 12 or higher is also required.

Sid Meier's Civilization 6 is being published by 2K Games, and distributed by Take-Two Interactive. The game is due to be released on October 21, 2016 for Microsoft Windows, and with planned ports for OS X and Linux.

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