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  • Catherine de Medici leads the French Civ in Sid Meier's Civilization VI.

  • She was the most powerful European queen of the 16th Century.

  • She was skilled in statecraft, diplomacy, and especially espionage.

  • Her efforts to secure the crown for her family laid the groundwork

  • for a strong central French state.

  • France's special abilityGrand Tourgives them a bonus when constructing

  • mid-game Wonders and extra Tourism from all the Wonders they construct.

  • The Garde Imperiale are the French unique unit.

  • They get a bonus for fighting on the starting capital's home continent,

  • and Great General points from kills.

  • France also gets the Chateau as a unique tile improvement.

  • It must be built adjacent to a river, and provides culture with special

  • bonuses for being near Wonders.

  • But what Catherine specializes in is espionage.

  • By using her network of ladies-in-waiting (Catherine's Flying Squadron),

  • she gets extra diplomatic information from every Civ she meets.

  • Once you research Castles, she'll receive an extra spy.

  • France is a good choice for the culture-focused player.

  • Egypt and China might focus on building early-game Wonders,

  • but in midgame France can easily catch up in the Wonder race.

  • Once their unique abilities and improvements are in play, they can

  • quickly race up the Civics tree and establish a strong Industrial Era army,

  • or go for a Cultural Victory.

  • Regardless of whether you go for war or peace, France will stay well-informed

  • about what's going in the world, thanks to their excellent espionage.

  • Are you ready to show the world the glory of La Belle France?

  • How will you lead the French in Sid Meier's Civilization VI?

Catherine de Medici leads the French Civ in Sid Meier's Civilization VI.

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CIVILIZATION VI - First Look: France

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    wei posted on 2018/12/02
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