Two new titbits of info:
- City Razing isn't immediate. (According to the forums,) cities that are being destroyed will lose 1 Population per turn, allowing the defending force to send a force to rescue their city.
- "In the case of ancient or dead civilizations, we were actually able to find melodies, if only fragments in the case of Augustus Caesar or Ramses II," Curran explained. "With more recent leaders, these melodic sources will be recognizable."
Many of the pieces in the game were recorded by the Czech National Symphony Orchestra in Prague, capital of the Czech Republic. In addition to traditional instruments, hundreds of unique ethnic percussion, string, wind and reed instruments were used to achieve each culture's musical feel.