This mod based on Frank Herbert's epic Dune saga, features a struggle to control one planet - Dune, Arrakis, a barren desert wasteland which is valuable for one thing only - the spice melange. The spice has the universe addicted to it; it extends life, it allows for the Navigators of the the Spacing Guild to fold space, travel from one point in space to another without moving, it is the basis for the economy and trade of the known universe. The spice is created by Sand Worms, giant creatures that live their whole life in the sand. The mysterious Fremen worship the worms as Shai-Hulud, the Great Makers.
Dune Wars is a total conversion of Civilization 4 : Beyond the Sword. Features include:
+ 9 playable factions
+ Spice and Harvesters
+ Massive sandworms roam the desert
+ Pay the guild to transport troops from your homeworld
+ Water, Offworld Trade, Unique Civ Abilities, Terraforming and more...
Are you ready to become the sole ruler of Dune, and in turn, control the universe?
It looks like Dune Wars is going be featured in the Kickstarter funded return of Tom vs Bruce.Jul 9, 2012 News
A larger amount of mods for Civilization IV is now supported!Jun 25, 2011 News
The latest version of Dune Wars, the mod based on the series of novels by Frank Herbert is here. This version has been in development and beta testing for months so we really hope you enjoy it...Nov 22, 2010 News
It's been a long time coming, but it's worth the wait. Announcing Dune Wars 1.8, a mod for Civilization IV : Beyond the Sword, based on the Dune novels of Frank Herbert. Lots of new and refined units...Apr 25, 2010 News
Version 1.6.1 of Dune Wars, the Dune mod for Civ IV:Beyond the Sword is now available. This release has a large number of changes, including Worm Rider art, new leader personalities, new map options...Oct 22, 2009 News