Reviewers Liked

  • New religion and espionage modules build on the core game in meaningful ways
  • Plenty of new civs to play and buildings to build
  • Improved AI
  • Streamlines rules and removes exploits
  • Religion is excellent
  • Fun new scenarios

Reviewers Didn't Like

  • Doesn't include some content from previous expansions
  • Espionage feels small-time
  • Combat tweaks are slight
  • Doesn't do enough to change Civ V