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You Can't Catch Civilization VI's Barbarians

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Civilization VI’s barbarians work much like they do in every other game in the series. Well, mostly. There are a few frustrating exceptions.


Frustrations that Gotta Keep Moist has absolutely nailed here.

First, those early-game scouts who somehow always manage to stay one hex away:

And second, those god damn trade route raids:

When Firaxis ever get around to introducing Steam Workshop support for the game, I hope the first thing we see is a tile improvement called a BEAR PIT.

Luke Plunkett is a Senior Editor based in Canberra, Australia. He has written a book on cosplay, designed a game about airplanes, and also runs

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