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Civilization V Game of the Year ed. due out this month

12:30 PM on 09.14.2011

Jordan Devore

Managing Editor

For those who have passed on Civilization V's frequent downloadable content packs, the newly-announced Game of the Year Edition might be of interest. It's launching on September 27 for PC, and includes the game itself plus add-ons in one $49.99 package:

  • Civilization and Scenario Pack: The Mongols;
  • Civilization Pack: Babylon;
  • Cradle of Civilization Map Packs: Mesopotamia, Americas, Asia and Mediterranean;
  • Double Civilization and Scenario Pack: Spain and Inca;
  • Civilization and Scenario Pack: Polynesia;
  • Civilization and Scenario Pack: Denmark – The Vikings;
  • Explorer’s Map Pack;
  • Sid Meier’s Civilization V digital soundtrack.

Granted, Civ V can be obtained for $29.99 as a standalone purchase. So there's not a huge incentive to go for this definitive bundle unless you're actually into the extras.

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