You will face the greatest challenge in the history of humankind: to establish a civilization and lead it to prosperity. Along the way you will match wits with history's greatest rulers, acquire resources, develop economies, respond to crises, and deal with rival civilizations using diplomacy, espionage and all out war. This game requires some serious consideration and strategy, since every choice you make will affect humanity thousands of years into the future. In the end, hopefully, you will be the one left standing.
This game is also known as Sid Meier's Civilization in North America.