Civilisation 1 was fantastic, Civilisation 2 was gamer´s heaven and I believe Civ 3 will be the game to die for. Keep working. I have one idea of improvement of city view:
In Civ 2 pictures of city were more or less the same. Gamer could identify
if city is situated by sea or not, size of city and improvements built in
My idea is, that city architecure should vary according to type of
civilisation asian, european... (actually icons of cities on game map in Civ
2 did but city view not) and ACCORDING TO TIME, when city was found. Cities
found in ancient ages or middle ages should have historical center with
narrow streets, palaces and temples, after the invention of
industrialization this historical center should be encircled by the ring of
smoking factories and tenement houses and later (invention of automobile?) by
few skyscrapers and garden suburbs. This is basically europan style city.
Cities found in modern ages should have classical american downtown with
skyscrapers, garden suburbs and chess board like streets (american style
Would do you think about it?
P.S. It would be nice if you could update Civ 3 site more often.