2K Games has announced that the latest offering in the legendary award winning Sid Meier’s Civilization series of strategy games – Sid Meier’s Civilization Revolution, is now available for Apple’s iPhone and iPod touch, which features 16 playable civilizations, multiple difficulty levels and built-in tutorial, containing hundreds of hours of gameplay from world’s premier game developer Firaxis Games.

Sid Meier’s Civilization Revolution

“Sid Meier’s Civilization Revolution was a big success for us last year on the consoles and handheld systems,” said Christoph Hartmann, president for 2K. “Now, the iPhone platform gives us the opportunity to introduce an entirely new audience to the addictive gameplay of the Civilization franchise.”

“We’re thrilled to deliver our signature strategy game on such an exciting and dynamic platform,” commented Sid Meier, director of creative development at Firaxis Games, and lead designer on Sid Meier’s Civilization Revolution. “We choose platforms based on where we feel consumers will have the best gameplay experience with our titles, and the iPhone allows us to introduce this gameplay to mobile consumers – new and old.”

Sid Meier’s Civilization Revolution game for iPhone and iPod touch is now available via Apple’s App Store for $4.99 (introductory price for first 48 hours) and $9.99 thereafter (standard price).