Colonization (PC, CD-ROM) Microprose - 1995 USA, Canada Release

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Packaging cover Colonization.
Product ID 19703-40347
Product UPC 019703403476
Platform(s) PC
Packaging Retail Box
Media CD-ROM
Copyright date 1995
Publisher(s) Microprose
Developer(s) Sid Meier
Category(s) Entertainment, Strategy
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

The tradition of Civilization continues. The New World lies before you with all its peril, promise and infinite possibility. Your colonists anxiously follow you to shore. The treasure of an entire continent await you.

Finally, the much-anticipated follow-up to Civilization is here! Sid Meier's Colonization takes you into the Colonial Era to discover, explore and colonize vast territories that promise both danger and reward.

Play either French, English, Dutch or Spanish as you set sail to discover the New World. Explore new lands and strategically plant your first colony. Direct its growth, manage its resources and establish lucrative trade routes. Balance economic, political and military strategy to create your own, powerful nation.

But beware of your enemies! Angry natives and rival powers can encroach upon your territory. You'll have to overcome your foes with superior military strategy and wily diplomacy. Only then can you launch your revolution and declare your independence.

Colonization, the newest strategy game from Sid Meier continues the great tradition of Civilization.

Game features:

  • Manage your growth, development and trade to create a powerful nation.
  • Same design principles and interface as award-winning Civilization, making game play easy and fun.
  • SVGA and over 30 minutes of CD audio music.
  • Discover and explore the Americas or create your own scenario with a random map generator.
  • Pit your strategic skills against Colonization's advanced artificial intelligence.
  • Customize your games and choose your own level of difficulty so you can never play the same game twice.

System Requirements

PC Windows 3.1
Required CPU 386
Required RAM 4MB
Requires Mouse Yes
Recommend RAM 8MB
Supported Audio Yes
Supported Video SVGA

Box Scans

Retail Box cover Colonization. Retail Box back Colonization.



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