|2K today announced the Sid Meier’s Civilization VI – New Frontier Pass a new season pass that adds eight new civilizations, nine new leaders, six new game modes and more to the acclaimed strategy game.* The content will be released in six downloadable (DLC) packs that will be available from May 21, 2020 through March 2022. are delivered every two months.
“It’s been four years since we Civilization VI announced for the first time and the support from the fans and players is still overwhelming,” said Ed Beach, franchise lead designer at Firaxis Games. “After two gigantic expansions in Rise and Fall and Gathering Stormgood for four years of balance updates and more Civilization VI become the biggest title of the series.”
“We are very excited to add even more content to Civilization VI, giving ardent players and newcomers something to look forward to in the coming months,” added Anton Strenger, lead game designer at Firaxis Games. “By regularly delivering new content, we have achieved with the New Frontier Pass more opportunities than ever to engage with our community as we continue to actively develop and deliver content.”
|The Civilization VI – New Frontier Pass will be available for €39.99 on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Windows PC, Mac and Linux. The mobile platforms will follow later this year. Each DLC pack will also be available individually; the first DLC offering, the Maya & Gran Colombia Packagewill add leaders from each respective civilization, a new Apocalypse game mode, new City States, Resources and Natural Wonders and will be available May 21, 2020.
Anyone who the Civilization VI – New Frontier Pass purchases, receives exclusive bonuses: the Teddy Roosevelt and Catherine De Medici Persona Packs. Each Persona Pack includes a brand new version of a favorite leader, featuring a new leader model and background, new gameplay bonuses, and an updated calendar that reflects the changes in the leader’s personality. “Rough Rider Teddy” excels at keeping the peace on his home continent, while “Magnificence Catherine” can use the Luxuries to overwhelm the world with Culture and Tourism. The Persona Packs will be available in July with the second DLC pack.
As part of the overall content roadmap for Civilization VIFiraxis will also provide free updates between DLC packs with new maps, scenarios, balance updates and more, available to anyone who owns the game.