Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI : Popularity, reviews, price, and Steam data

Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI

Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI is a game released on Steam on Oct 20, 2016. The developer of this game is Firaxis Games, Aspyr (Mac), Aspyr (Linux) and the publisher is 2K, Aspyr (Mac), Aspyr (Linux). This article will analyze the number of players, playing time, comments, price and other data of this game on the Steam platform. Tip: The data in the article will be updated regularly. Most of the data we use for Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI comes from the Steam platform.

Game popularity

According to Steam data, the highest number of concurrent players in Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI yesterday (April 01, 2024) was 62,613, and the highest number of concurrent players in the past 30 days was 78,559. Historically, the game’s highest concurrent player count was 162,314, which occurred in October 2016. The number of concurrent players means the number of people playing the same game at the same time. If ranked based on the number of players, Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI is currently ranked #24 on the Steam platform. Statistically, it is a very popular game. Most Popular Games Ranking – Steam Tools

Time range Maximum number of concurrent players
2024-04-01 62,613
Last 30 days 78,559
All Time Past 162,314

If you want to see the real-time player count of Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI on the Steam platform, you can find it at the top of the game's community homepage.

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Game Time

According to Steamspy, the average game time for Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI is 90.2 hours, which includes data since the game's release. According to, the average game time for Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI is 85.4 hours. You can combine these two data sources to determine how long players spend playing games. Game time represents the time a player spends playing the game. Something to consider is that online multiplayer games typically have longer playtime than single-player games. You may spend more or less time playing Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI.

Time range Average play time (hours)
All Time Past 90.2 (Steamspy)
All Time Past 85.4 (Gamalytic)

Country distribution

Players of Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI mainly come from the following countries: China (35.7%), United States (18.2%), Germany (4.4%), United Kingdom (4.2%), Canada (3.3%), France (2.6%), Russia (2.5%), Australia (2.0%), Turkey (1.8%), Poland (1.8%), Japan (1.7%), South Korea (1.6%), Brazil (1.5%), Argentina (1.5%), Ukraine (1.4%), Hong Kong (1.0%), Netherlands (0.9%), Sweden (0.8%), Finland (0.8%), Spain (0.7%). Due to possible missing data, this data may not list all countries. This is not an exact number, but it can be used as a reference.

Country Proportion of gamers
China 35.7%
United States 18.2%
Germany 4.4%
United Kingdom 4.2%
Canada 3.3%
France 2.6%
Russia 2.5%
Australia 2.0%
Turkey 1.8%
Poland 1.8%
Japan 1.7%
South Korea 1.6%
Brazil 1.5%
Argentina 1.5%
Ukraine 1.4%
Hong Kong 1.0%
Netherlands 0.9%
Sweden 0.8%
Finland 0.8%
Spain 0.7%

User Reviews

Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI currently has a total of 304,804 user reviews on the Steam platform and a user rating of 86. If the user rating is greater than 70, we think most people like the game. Among all user reviews, 262,319 reviews are positive and 42,485 reviews are negative. The game currently has a score of 88 on You can judge whether Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI is a good game based on these user reviews.

Review Types Data Details
Total Reviews 304,804 (A)
Positive Reviews 262,319 (B)
Negative Reviews 42,485
User Ratings 86 (B/A)
Metacritic score 88

Price Comparison

According to Steam's regional pricing, Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI may be priced differently in different countries. This game is not a free game. We will collect price data for this game in the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, and Turkey. Due to missing data, the table below may not list all countries mentioned above. Judging from the data, Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI currently has the lowest price in Brazil, which is 60% cheaper than the highest price. The current data update time is April 01, 2024.

Country Price USD
United States $59.99 $59.99
United Kingdom £49.99 $63.17
Germany 59,99€ $64.75
France 59,99€ $64.75
Italy 59,99€ $64.75
Brazil R$ 129,00 $25.78
Turkey $59.99 USD $59.99
Argentina $59.99 USD $59.99
Mexico Mex$ 599.00 $36.2

Number of game owners

According to, the number of players who own Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI is approximately 16,764,439. According to Steamspy, the number of players who own Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI is somewhere between 5,000,000 and 10,000,000. You can combine data from these two sources to determine the total number of players for the game. It should be noted that this data is not an accurate value and may be significantly different from the real data. The game's developer or publisher may disclose Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI's real sales figures.

Game name Number of game owners (forecast data)
Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI 16,764,439 (Gamalytic)
Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI 5,000,000 - 10,000,000 (Steamspy)

Sales and Revenue

According to data from, it is estimated that the number of people who have purchased or downloaded Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI directly on the Steam platform is approximately 11,769,574. The game's total revenue is approximately $209,575,602 (USD). For premium games, this data includes base game sales. For free-to-play games, this data takes into account all revenue sources. Tip: The sales volume and revenue of this game are calculated based on data simulation, which may be different from the actual data.

Data type Data Details
Copies Sold 11,769,574
Total Revenue 209,575,602

Number of followers

Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI has 746,340 followers on the Steam platform. Usually the more followers a game has, the more popular it is. There is a certain degree of correlation between the number of followers of a game and the number of players of the game.

Game name Number of followers
Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI 746,340


The appid of Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI is 289070. The appid is a unique ID assigned to each game by the Steam platform. You can splice the appid into the URL, which can help you easily find the game on Steam. Example:

Game name APPID
Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI 289070

Supported languages

Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI supports 12 languages, including English. The list of supported languages for this game is: English*, French*, Italian*, German*, Spanish - Spain*, Japanese*, Korean*, Polish*, Portuguese - Brazil, Russian*, Simplified Chinese*, Traditional Chinese*
*languages with full audio support

Language Availability
Spanish - Spain*
Portuguese - Brazil
Simplified Chinese*
Traditional Chinese

System Requirements

According to Steam data, Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI supports systems including Windows, Mac, Linux.

System Availability

Windows Minimum:

  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS *: Windows 7x64 / Windows 8.1x64 / Windows 10x64
  • Processor: Intel Core i3 2.5 Ghz or AMD Phenom II 2.6 Ghz or greater
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: 1 GB & AMD 5570 or nVidia 450 or Intel Integrated Graphics 530
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 17 GB available space
  • Sound Card: DirectX Compatible Sound Device
  • Additional Notes: Initial installation requires one-time Internet connection for Steam authentication; software installations required (included with the game) include Steam Client, Microsoft Visual C++ 2012 and 2015 Runtime Libraries, and Microsoft DirectX. Internet connection and acceptance of Steam™ Subscriber Agreement required for activation. See for details.

Mac Minimum:

  • OS: 10.14.6 (Mojave)
  • Processor: Intel Core i5 2.7Ghz
  • Memory: 6 GB RAM
  • Graphics: 1 GB GPU Minimum - GeForce 775M | Radeon HD 6970 | Intel Iris Pro
  • Storage: 17 GB available space
  • Additional Notes: NOTICE: It is possible for Mac and PC to become out of sync during updates or patches. Within this time period, Mac users will only be able to play other Mac users.