Sid Meier, famed video game designer of Ace Patrol and several other popular franchises, has sent us answers to your community questions. These questions encompass several of his games, including Civilization, Colonization, Ace Patrol, Railroad Tycoon, and Alpha Centauri! Curious to find out more about his design process or his plans for the future? Now's your chance.
We apologize for the delay. Without further ado, here are the answers to YOUR questions!
● Anonymous: Why do so many of your games never have a campaign mode / storyline? The general gameplay is always nice, but without a story or an established goal it's sometimes a bit uninviting to play.
Sid Meier: Our games are always about putting the player in a position to make meaningful …
Calling out to all Wikians, Wikia has secured an exciting opportunity to participate in an interview with the one and only, Sid Meier. Meier is a programmer, designer and producer of several popular strategy video games and simulation video games.
Besides creating Ace Patrol, Meier is also the Director of Creative Development of Firaxis Games. He has helped develop a variety of successful titles, including Civilization, Pirates!, and Alpha Centauri.
Have a question that you'd love to have answered by Sid Meier? Leave a comment to this blog post and we'll relay it to him.
UPDATE: Sid Meier has answered your questions! Read his responses in the Answers Blog Post!
How would you caption this screenshot from Sid Meier's Ace Patrol: Pacific Skies? Let me know in the comments!
This screenshot from the new game, Sid Meier's Ace Patrol: Pacific Skies showcases flying Aces and daring Navy Captains of the Pacific Theatre. We've set the stage, now you call the scene: how would you caption this image? Let me know in the comments below!
Firaxis has provided us with an exclusive image detailing the history of the B29 Superfortress, one of the most powerful bomber aircraft from World War II. Check out the image below!
Have you used the B29 Superfortress plane in-game? If so, do you like it or do you prefer to use a different bomber? Let us know in the comments!