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The Intrigue Expansion is the third expansion for Galactic Civilizations III. It was released on April 11, 2018.

Intrigue expanded the political and economic gameplay of Galactic Civilizations III by adding Governments, Commonwealths, the Galactic Market and Crisis events.

Assemble your cabinet of advisors, choose a form of government, and earn the trust and faith of your people. Politics are here on a galactic scale in Galactic Civilizations III: Intrigue!
Intrigue Expansion Trailer


  • Governments confer civilization-wide (dis)abilities, bonuses, penalties, and even ships
  • Commonwealths
    • Vassalize colonies on the outskirts of the empire
  • Galactic Market
    • Buy and sell resources with prices determined by supply and demand
  • Crisis events
    • Complex event chains with multiple outcomes, both good and bad
  • Galactic News Network
    • Broadcasts rankings of civilizations
  • Additional Galactic events and an expanded Galactic Bazaar