Q: Does Civilization: Beyond Earth feature multiplayer? This means that Steam players on any supported platform (Windows, Mac, or Linux) may play with anyone else on any supported platform.Please note that cross-platform multiplayer with Windows PC may not always be available, including at time of launch.
We will continue to post updates as they become available.) Q: Will any Civilization: Beyond Earth DLC content be available at launch for the Mac and Linux?
A: Currently the only DLC that will be available at launch is the Exoplanets Map Pack.
This DLC is currently available exclusively to customers that pre-order Civilization: Beyond Earth; it is included free of charge.
Q: Will Civilization: Beyond Earth for Mac and Linux support Steam Play? All versions of Civilization: Beyond Earth on Steam will support Steam Play, meaning that when you purchase the game on any supported platform (Windows, Mac, or Linux), you get the game on all three. Civilization: Beyond Earth features competitive, cross-platform multiplayer.
Please note that cross-platform multiplayer between Mac and Linux should be available, as the update schedule for each should be identical.
And, of course, online multiplayer with players on the same platform will also always be an option.
Q: Will I be able to sync my game saves between the Windows PC, Mac, and Linux versions?
Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earth is confirmed for both Mac and Linux!
And as usual, we’ve got all the info on the upcoming interstellar strategy game right here.