Play this popular strategy game and try to develop a powerful empire that could withstand the time. Start in 4 000 BC and develop a victorious civilization that can last until the modern times. Use the map or city display on the interface. Control different areas of human development, get engaged in trade, research, military, and urban construction. Conquer new areas and settle there. Make decisions on governmental structure and tax rates, and compete with some AI civilizations using diplomatic relationships and alliances to prevent wars. Win!