OXM UK writes: "There are no sniper rifles. There are no stealth sections. There are no celebrity voice-overs, no buttons to take cover, no ringing endorsements on the box from pompous authors looking for their next pay cheque. What we have here, ladies and gentlemen, is a strategy game.
Civilization Revolution is aptly named because that's exactly what this is, tearing down unnecessary and needless conventions until you reach the absolute bare essentials of a strategy game. Civilization Revolution's strength is how it recognises that ultimately, those bare essentials are all you really need."