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sid meier’s civilization v

Year: 2010, DLC released in 2011

Platform: Steam, PC, OS X, Linux

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Publisher: 2K Games, Aspyr

Developer: Firaxis

Notes: The Civilization and Scenario Pack: Polynesia expansion allows players to create worlds as three new peoples - Māori, Moai, and Hawaiian. Māori abilities include weakening their enemies through Haka, uninhibited wayfinding abilities, and building Pa. Te Rauparaha also features in the game. However, Māori are portrayed as aggressive, their religion is designated as Catholicism, and due to the nature of the game Māori are monolithic and lack agency.

Overall Rating: Lacks nuance, but this is still pretty cool and I’d play against some friends!