Civ Games in the BGG Top 1000
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I love civ games, or at least the idea/potential of civ games. Still, I'm always looking the definitive civ game. Some are too long. Some too complicated. Some too simple. Some are just, well, bad.

Where's the civ game that's just right?

Here are the civ games currently residing in the top 1000 BGG games. Help me find the best civ game!

Notes - I did include a couple of post-1000 games just because I'm curious what you all think about them. Also, I haven't played all of these games. If something doesn't belong here, let me know and I'll delete it.
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1. Board Game: Through the Ages: A Story of Civilization [Average Rating:8.01 Overall Rank:32]
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2. Board Game: Eclipse [Average Rating:7.96 Overall Rank:36]
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3. Board Game: Twilight Imperium (Third Edition) [Average Rating:7.89 Overall Rank:50]
 
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4. Board Game: Suburbia [Average Rating:7.59 Overall Rank:97]
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5. Board Game: Nations [Average Rating:7.69 Overall Rank:100]
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6. Board Game: Cyclades [Average Rating:7.53 Overall Rank:137]
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7. Board Game: Age of Empires III: The Age of Discovery [Average Rating:7.57 Overall Rank:144]
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8. Board Game: Sid Meier's Civilization: The Board Game [Average Rating:7.46 Overall Rank:184]
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9. Board Game: Antiquity [Average Rating:7.89 Overall Rank:198]
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10. Board Game: Clash of Cultures [Average Rating:7.66 Overall Rank:217]
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11. Board Game: Civilization [Average Rating:7.51 Overall Rank:231] [Average Rating:7.51 Unranked]
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12. Board Game: Innovation [Average Rating:7.24 Overall Rank:283]
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13. Board Game: Roads & Boats [Average Rating:7.74 Overall Rank:286]
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14. Board Game: Archipelago [Average Rating:7.39 Overall Rank:290]
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15. Board Game: The Great Zimbabwe [Average Rating:7.76 Overall Rank:328]
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16. Board Game: Struggle of Empires [Average Rating:7.50 Overall Rank:351]
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17. Board Game: StarCraft: The Board Game [Average Rating:7.34 Overall Rank:352]
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18. Board Game: Space Empires: 4X [Average Rating:7.63 Overall Rank:447] [Average Rating:7.63 Unranked]
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19. Board Game: Polis: Fight for the Hegemony [Average Rating:7.73 Overall Rank:536]
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20. Board Game: La Città [Average Rating:7.07 Overall Rank:589]
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21. Board Game: Antike [Average Rating:7.11 Overall Rank:593]
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22. Board Game: History of the World [Average Rating:7.13 Overall Rank:624]
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23. Board Game: Vinci [Average Rating:7.11 Overall Rank:628]
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24. Board Game: Peloponnes [Average Rating:7.15 Overall Rank:713]
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25. Board Game: Ascending Empires [Average Rating:7.19 Overall Rank:808]
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