Civilization VI (Civ 6) Game Tips & Strategy Guide

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  • First off, we all want to know when Civ 6 is being updated by the Civilization 7 Release
  • Steam is required to play Civ 6 (for updates, if nothing else)
  • “RAF” refers to the Rise and Fall Civ 6 Expansion Pack released in 2018
  • “GS” refers to the Gathering Storm Civ 6 Expansion Pack released in 2019
  • First Turn Tips (To Found or Not to Found a City)
  • How to Win at Civilization VI (Civ 6)
  • Achievements
  • Information Bar
    • Yields
    • Resources
    • Civilopedia
    • Menu
    • Turn Number
    • Date
    • Time
    • Blue Technology Tree Button
    • Magenta Civics Tree Button
    • Governments Button
      • Unlocked by Code of Laws Civic
    • Religion Button
    • Great People Button
    • Great Works Button
    • Diplomacy Ribbon
    • World Rankings Button
    • City-States Button
    • Espionage Overview Button
    • Trade Overview Button
  • Civilopedia
    • Reachable by pressing “?” at top right while in the game
  • Game Speed Levels
  • Speed Levels not only determine number of turns, but time everything takes
    • In other words, a level like Marathon makes for a very slow game
  • Map Type
  • Map Size
  • Mini Map vs. Main Map
  • True Start Options (RAF)
    • True Start Location Earth
    • True Start Location Europe
  • Terrain
    • Terrain values
      • City Yield
      • Movement Cost
      • Combat Modifier
    • Grassland
    • Grassland with Hills
    • Plains
    • Plains with Hills
    • Desert
    • Desert with Hills
    • Tundra
    • Tundra with HIlls
    • Snow
    • Snow with Hills
    • Coast
      • Cities cannot be built on Coastal hexes
      • Only Naval or embarked units can enter Coastal hexes
    • Lake
    • Ocean
    • Mountains
  • Save Options
  • Left click to activate a unit, right click to move it
  • All Leaders and associated Civilizations (each with certain unique advantages)
  • Game Difficulty Levels
    • Settler
    • Chieftain
    • Warlord
    • Prince (Default level and recommended)
    • King
    • Emperor
    • Immortal
    • Deity
  • Units
    • Possible Unit Moves
      • Attack
      • Automatic Exploration
      • Delete Unit
      • Fortify
      • Found City
      • Move to
      • Ranged Attack
      • Skip Turn
      • Sleep
    • Military Units
      • Experience Points (“XP”)
      • Land Combat Units
        • Recon Units
          • Scout
          • Ranger
        • Melee Units
          • Berserker
          • Eagle Warrior
          • Garde Impériale
          • Infantry
          • Legion
          • Mechanized Infantry
          • Musketmen
          • Warriors
        • Ranged Units
          • Archer
          • AT Crew
          • Crossbowman
          • Crouching Tiger
          • Field Cannon
          • Machine gun
          • Maryannu Chariot Archer
        • Siege Units
          • Artillery
          • Battering Ram
            • Must be adjacent to city walls to assist in attack
          • Catapult
          • Bombard
          • Siege Tower
            • Must be adjacent to city walls to assist in attack
        • Anti-Cavalry Units
          • Hoplite
        • Light Cavalry Units
          • Horseman
          • Cavalry
          • Cossack
        • Heavy Cavalry Units
          • Conquistador
          • Heavy Chariot
          • Knight
          • Mamluk
          • Tank
      • Naval Combat Units
        • Naval Melee
        • Naval Ranged
        • Naval Raider
        • Naval Carrier
      • Air Combat Units
        • Helicopter
    • Civilian Units
      • Apostles
      • Archeologists
      • Builders
        • Move to new tiles to improve terrain
        • Captured when an enemy unit enters their tile
        • Can remove Woods with Mining technology
        • Can remove Rainforest with Bronze Working
        • Can drain Marshes with Irrigation
        • Can repair a pillaged road or improvement
          • Look for wrench icon
        • Cannot build a road (only Traders can build roads)
      • Great People
        • Great Admirals
        • Great Artists
        • Great Engineers
        • Great Generals
        • Great Merchants
        • Great Musicians
        • Great Prophets
        • Great Scientists
        • Great Writers
      • Gurus
      • Inquisitors
      • Missionaries
      • Naturalists
      • Settlers
      • Spies
      • Traders
      • Religious units
      • Great People
  • Governments
    • Chiefdom
    • Autocracy
    • Oligarchy
    • Classical Republic
    • Monarchy
    • Theocracy
    • Merchant Republic
    • Fascism
    • Communism
    • Democracy
  • Social Policies
    • Military
    • Economic
    • Diplomatic
    • Great Person
  • City States
  • Civics
  • Diplomacy
  • Deals with other Leaders
  • Espionage
  • Great People
  • Great Works
  • Rankings
  • Religion
  • Technology
  • Trade Routes
  • Fog of War
  • Fuels (Yields)
    • Science fuels Technology
    • Culture fuels Civics
    • Faith fuels Religion
    • Gold fuels the Economy
  • Wonders
    • Spectacular world-changing buildings, inventions & concepts with benefits
    • Alhambra
    • Big Ben
    • Bolshoi Theatre
    • Broadway
    • Chichen Itza
    • Colosseum
    • Colossus
    • Cristo Redentor
    • Eiffel Tower
    • Estádio do Maracanã
    • Forbidden City
    • Great Library
    • Great Lighthouse
    • Great Zimbabwe
    • Hagia Sophia
    • Hanging Gardens
    • Hermitage
    • Huey Teocalli
    • Mahabodhi Temple
    • Mont St. Michel
    • Oracle
    • Oxford University
    • Petra
    • Potala Palace
    • Pyramids
    • Ruhr Valley
    • Stonehenge
    • Sydney Opera House
    • Terracotta Army
    • Venetian Arsenal
  • Projects
    • Build Nuclear Device
    • Build Thermonuclear Device
    • Campus Research Grants
    • Carnival
    • Commercial Hub Investment
    • Encampment Training
    • Harbor Shipping
    • Holy Site Prayers
    • Industrial Zone Logistics
    • Launch Earth Satellite
    • Launch Moon Landing
    • Manhattan Project
    • Mars Colony Habitation
    • Mars Colony Hydroponics
    • Mars Colony Reactor
    • Operation Ivy
    • Repair Outer Defenses
    • Theater Square Festival
  • Mods

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