Civilization IV: Warlords

2K Games is releasing Warlords this July, the first expansion pack to the hugely popular PC real-time strategy Civilization IV.

The game will feature six new scenarios that pay homage to some of the greatest leaders and military conflicts in history. The new scenarios are:

Chinese Unification
Take charge of one of the ancient Chinese kingdoms in 350 BC.

Peloponnesian Wars
Participate in the scrap for Greece between Athens and Sparta.

Alexander's Conquests
Sweep through Asia as Alexander the Great.

Rise of Rome
Battle for control of the Mediterranean as Rome, Carthage, Greece, Gaul or Egypt.

Loot your way across Europe.

Genghis Khan
Terrorize the whole of Asia as one of history's greatest military leaders.

As well as these scenarios there will be six new civilizations, two new leader traits and several other gameplay tweaks.

It will also include all the patches and upgrades that have been made available since the release of Civilization IV last year.

May 24, 2006