Below is information on purchasing the Linux version of Civilization VI and its DLCs, minimum requirements for whether your computer can run the game, and info on multiplayer, saves location, and known issues.
Q: How much does Civilization VI cost?
A: Civilization VI is available on Steam for $59.99/€59.99/£49.99
Q: Is Downloadable Content available for Civilization VI?
A: Yes! You can browse and purchase the available downloadable content from the Downloadable Content menu on the launch screen.
Your computer must meet ALL of the minimum system requirements below in order to maximize your Civilization VI experience. If you run the game on a computer below the system requirements, you will experience severe performance issues and crashing.
- Operating System: Ubuntu 18.04*
- Processor: Intel Core i3 530 or AMD A8-3870
- CPU Speed: 2.93 GHz
- Memory: 6 GB
- Hard Disk Space: 15 GB
- Video Card (NVIDIA): GeForce 650
- Video Card (ATI/AMD): Not Supported
- Video Card (Intel): Not Supported
- Video Memory (VRam): 1 GB
*We are no longer supporting Ubuntu 16.04 due to a conflict with the Steam Client.
NOTICE: ATI/AMD and INTEL video cards are NOT supported to run Civilization VI Linux
Q: Can Linux and Windows play multiplayer together?
A: Steam users can play online multiplayer together when these versions are in sync. Crossplay between Linux Steam and the Epic Games Store is not supported.
Q: Which languages can I play in?
A: You’ll be able to play the game in (Interface/Audio/Subtitles) – English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Russian, Simplified Chinese, and Traditional Chinese. Portuguese (Brazil) is supported only for interface and subtitles.
Q: Where can I find my save files?
A: Your saves folder is located under the following file path:
~/Home/.local/share/aspyr-media/Sid Meier's Civilization VI/Saves/
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