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A turn-based strategy game developed by Firaxis Games and published by 2K Games. It was released for Windows PC on October 21, 2016.

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Civilization V Keyboard shortcuts missing in Civilization 6?

I used a couple of very useful keyboard shortcuts in Civ 5 that don't appear to exist in Civ 6. C to centre the map on the selected unit is extremely useful if the map is somewhere else for some ...
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Civ 6 Capture City State

I have not managed to capture a city state yet for fear of what would happen. Do captured City States get Occupied forever preventing growth? Or do they not get Occupied Status? Pro Con of capturing ...
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What's the formula for border growth?

The Civilization 6 interface apparently doesn't provide any information on why or how borders grow. I assume its culture with modifiers because that was how it was in Civ 5 and Civ 4, but I have no ...
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How many cities can you have at the same time in Civilization 6?

How many cities can you have at the same time in Civilization 6? It's out of curiosity, but I think its important knows how many cities you can have in order to do more in a single turn.
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Is there a bug in the Civilization 6 “X completed” messages in the City construction view?

When one of my cities have completed a building and I click the button CHOOSE PRODUCTION button, and I can't remember what it was building, I look at the top of the right hand side. It will read ...
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What are the requirements for national parks?

I'm trying to place a national park here: But the button to create one with the Naturalist is greyed out: I know the civopedia lists the requirements for building a national park, but they are ...
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Some cities producing 2 for 1 units

My cities have produced 2 for 1 units. Aircraft carriers, destroyers and modern armour. A few times. I have looked around and cannot work out how this can be happening. Perhaps it is the civics? +...
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How do I see a list of all my resources in Civ 6?

How do I see a list of all my resources in Civ 6 - and where they are going (I understand that each is spread automatically to up to 4 cities?). I need to prioritise which resource to get next, ...
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Harvesting Resources in Civ6

I'm probably missing something here -- or missed a in game tip -- but how do you harvest strategic resource? For example, I want the Niter in my region. I own the tile and I'm working it. I have a ...
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Why should I build lumbermill over mine?

If you have a hex with a hill and forest, you get one food and 2 production. If I then but a lumbermill on it, the production get's increased by 2, but if I remove the forest and then build a mine on ...
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Control a city state's bonus resources?

In the city state interface under Suzerain benefits, the last item listed is something like "control the city state's resources". It then lists the resources that the city state has, including bonus ...
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Attacking city with Encampment district

I am attacking a city that has an encampment. Should I attack the encampment first? The AI does not have any units around at the moment. What are the pros and cons if there is an encampment district ...
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I captured (jailed) a spy in civ 6, what can I do with them?

So far I've only an option to be able to trade them back to the civilisation I captured them from. I have two questions really: Is there anything else I can do with a captured spy? Does my captured ...
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What are the adjacency bonuses for building districts next to each other - and to the city?

I saw in a Civ 6 video that you get bonuses for building districts next to each other - and the city proper is also counted as a district. I can't find details written down anywhere or in Civilopedia....
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We received the heret-

In playing civilization 6, I encountered a leader response that seemed quite puzzling to me. I met another civ (Spain), who was neutral towards me. A few turns after I encountered him, he sends me a ...
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Do units heal faster in your own territory?

Do units heal faster in your own territory and more still in your cities? If yes - where did you get this information, and by how much outside territory, inside territory, and in city? "heal" and "...
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How to set new game defaults?

When ever I start a new game, it starts on defaults such as random leader, map being continents and map size small. Is there a way to set these defaults? The game is not remembering my last setting.
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Can any follower evangelize a religion?

Founders of a religion can have their apostles use the "evangelize belief" option to add beliefs to a religion, until all the slots are filled. Can a non-founder of a religion who has had a city ...
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Theological Combat: how to attack

First time when I built a couple of apostles I wanted to attack the french missionaries. But I couldn't. Is it because I am not the founder of that religion? Or is it because I am not at war with ...
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Does fortify give a defensive bonus?

Do my units get a defensive bonus when fortified? Like in Civ 5? How much is the bonus? The tooltip doesn't say and I could not find an entry in the civilopedia.
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How are Visiting and Domestic tourists calculated?

I'm trying to attain a culture victory, so I know that tourism is important. In order to win, the number of Visiting Tourists must be greater than the Domestic Tourists of all other civilizations. ...
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Why do barbarian (AT soldier Units) spawn on City States?

Preslav is a militaristic city state. (not sure if that matters) Now and again I notice a couple of barbarian AT soldier units? What is happening? I have noticed these two units popping up and ...
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What is the Warmonger penalty for a Joint War?

Normally when you are looking at declaring war you get a tip telling how severe your Warmonger penalty will be for this declaration. However, when an ally asks you to declare a Joint War, you get no ...
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What determines how many amenities a city needs?

It seems to go up with population somehow, but are there any particular numbers? I can't seem to find this information anywhere.
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Can Mvemba a Nzinga win religious victory?

Mvemba a Nzinga, the leader of the Kongo civ, has the following ability: Religious Convert May not build Holy Site Districts, gain Great Prophets, or found Religions. Gains all Beliefs of any ...
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Civilization 6 saved game location?

Where are saved game files stored in the Mac version of Civilization 6?
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Do the ranged effects of districts or the Colosseum depend on the actual district location or on the city center?

Some districts (e.g. Factories, Zoos) and the Colosseum wonder have an effect that is stated to extend to cities within a range of 6 tiles. Will this distance be calculated from the district itself ...
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How can I restore my original capital?

According to page 99 of the manual, The palace is a special building. Part building, part wonder, the palace appears in the first city you build, which makes that city the capital of your empire. ...
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How to disable startup developer game logos when loading the game?

I can disable the game intro movie in the options but how can I disable the logos from showing when the game starts. I dislike how loud they are and im sure my fast computer can load the game faster ...
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Are there any consequences of placing a city on a resource?

What are the effects of placing a city on a resource in Civilization VI? There are available: strategic resources (like iron), normal resources, like sheep and luxurious resources like wine. Do we ...
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Why can't I discuss “Don't convert my cities”?

Teddy from USA is trying to convert my cities. He has used missionaries to spread religion. Why can't I see the Discuss option to ask him to stop?
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The game freezes sometimes when I Exit To Desktop. How to regain control?

The game freezes when I exit to desktop sometime. How do I close the game without hard-turning off my computer or restarting it. I cannot see my desktop, start menu or taskbar. Sometimes ALT-TAB ...
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How to know when trade agreements expire?

Where can I find when trade agreements expire? I have an alliance and want to know how many turns until it expires. But of course this question refers to all agreements which have a turn limit.
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Why am I losing the game when I capture a city?

I was playing a single player game of civ 6 on Prince, and as soon as I captured my first city, the Defeat screen came up. As far as I could tell, nobody was anywhere close to any of the victory ...
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“A connection to Civilization VI could not be established.”

About 50% of the time, when I launch Civilization VI, I get an error that says the following: A connection to Civilization VI could not be established. Civilization VI features may not be ...
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Civilization VI - Asynchronous Multiplayer (aka PitBoss)

Does Civ VI has support for asynchronous multiplayer? I.E., can a server be set up that allows players to take turns when they want, rather than everyone needing to be logged in at the same time?
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Do “Bonus extending” building (Factory, Zoo, …) stack?

In the mid-game of Civilization 6 you receive access to buildings like the factory or the zoo which have (in addition do some other bonuses) the attribute: Bonus is extended to all cities within 6 ...
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Show sources for tile values

With Civilization 6, it seems the bonus values which tiles can recieve are more complex than ever. Not only is it affected by the terrain and features, but also things such as bonus resources, tile ...
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Friendship has expired. No option to renew

My friendship with the Kongo has expired. I went to the diplomatic screen and the option to ask for friendship is not present. Only Make Deal. Have tried waiting till the next turn thinking it was ...
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How can I prevent automatic unit cycling?

Military units cycle automatically once they've finished taking an action, but there's a notable delay and more often than not it just results in me clicking on the wrong tile on the map. It's really ...
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Your promise to the French empire to stop converting cities has been broken

I took a missionary to Paris and tried to spread religion. Straight away the leader was annoyed and asked me not to convert any more cities. No problem. I am going for a cultural victory and war is ...
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How to heal religious units?

My inquisitor survived an attack from another religious unit. How can I heal this unit? There is no healing option. Resting the unit within my borders did not work. Resting in a city did not work ...
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How do I change or remove a trade route destination?

Clicking the trader, there are no options. Clicking the trader and pressing Delete to kill it has no effect even after clicking on Yes Delete it. Trade route overview likewise has no options to ...
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How do I set a custom resolution in Civilization VI?

In Civilization V, there is a file in the user documents that you can change to set a custom resolution, but the file no longer exists in Civilization VI. Is there a way I can set a custom resolution ...
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Can I earn achievements in Civilisation 6 with changed settings?

Can I get an achievement if I'm playing the game with a few settings changes, like 'quick' speed instead of 'normal', or with 'no tribal villages'/'no barbarians' on?
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Should I let Civilization 6 run as admin?

Every time I start up Civ 6, Windows 10 pops up an alert, asking my permission to let it make changes to my system. I don't see any reason why a game should need to make such changes. Why does it ...
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Steam does not recognize I launched Civ VI

When I launch a game my status changes from "Online" to "In-Game". Except when I launch Civilization VI. Then, nothing happens. I think achievement progress also doesn't work. The hours I play are ...
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Inquisitors - When,where and what for should I use them?

I am confused on how to use inquisitors. I tried to use them to "remove heresy" from another civ. But the option was not enabled. I suspect I can only use them in my own territory because I could only ...
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Why doesn't trading luxury resources seem to work?

I made a trade deal with another civilization to get a luxury resource (I traded a silver, which I have 2 of, for truffles, which I don't have any of). However that didn't seem to increase my ...
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Does Jesuit Education not work with Acropolis

I'm playing as Greece, and I took the Jesuit Education (can purchase Campus and Theatre Square buildings with faith), but it doesn't seem to be working for me. I have an Acropolis district built in ...