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Colonization

Colonization is a turn based strategy 4x game. The setting is the European Colonization of the New World. Colonization gameplay and interface are similar to Civilization, another Sid Meier game. However, there are some differences between Civilization and Colonization: playable nations (European powers), resources and commodities, declaration of independence, etc.
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Facts, trivia and collector's notes are licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License. These texts use material from this Wikipedia article.

As slave labor was an important part of colonial American society, Sid Meier wanted to include it as part of the game. However, Microprose executives refused for fear of offending black people, a decision Meier was reportedly quite unhappy with.

players: single player

input: keyboard, mouse

distribution: 3,5 floppy disk, cd-rom

graphics: VGA

sound: Adlib, Sound Blaster, Pro Audio Spectrum, Roland

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