Civilization Wiki
Civilization Wiki

Back arrow (CivBE).png Wonders

Bytegeist (CivBE).pngBytegeist
Bytegeist wonder (CivBE).png
Wonder in Beyond Earth
Cost 1450 Production
Maintenance None
Requires 2 Firaxite Firaxite
Swarm Intelligence
Specialist slots None
Effect +5 Diplomatic Capital Diplomatic Capital
Notes Virtue Tier Synergy bonus requirements are reduced by 1.

The Bytegeist will permanently tie up 2 Firaxite resources.


"I cannot dislike the Bytegeist, because despite its insufferable chirpy ubiquity, it is entirely too helpful to be without." - Élodie, Remarques


You have accessed the Civilopedia entry for the Bytegeist! Cross index to operating systems? Cross index to social utilities? Cross index to events? Cross index to friendships? Continue record.

Continue record. The Bytegeist is a massively parallel social intelligence gathering and distribution platform. Cross index to social intelligence? Cross index to idea distribution? Continue record.

Continue record. Purpose: The Bytegeist has been created to help you achieve your maximum level of self-realization by efficiently combining swarm agents monitoring social behavior and connect you with others and others' ideas to enhance your social memetosphere. Continue to social memetosphere? Continue to swarm agent processes? Continue record.

Continue record. The Bytegeist's agents continually monitor your social context field in order to anticipate your informational and social needs and connect you to nonlocal assets which may be of value to you in solving your present vexing issues. Cross index to social valuation algorithms? Cross index to social context field monitoring? Continue to Bytegeist history?

Bytegeist history. This version is epsilon-93939-xi. This agent is scheduled to push data to 2-degree swarm agents within 5 minutes. Terminating detail on command. Continuing Bytegeist developmental history.

Bytegeist developmental history. Bytegeist is a revolutionary step beyond cultural archives and personal assistant intelligences to create the first true social network prosthesis. Unlike previous systems, Bytegeist acts in real time, across many agents, synthesizing, analyzing, and disseminating information all to make its users' lives easier. Did you know you accessed Bytegeist 233 times yesterday? Did you know you were only directing 28 of those inquiries? Bytegeist anticipated the rest! Cross index to subroutines.

Bytegeist primary subroutines were first public with version alpha-000030, University of Freedom Department of Informational Sociology, AI authorship classified. Human contributors classified.

You seem to be interested in the development of the Bytegeist! Others interested in the history of the Bytegeist have also researched sociopolitical theory and human/AI interactions. Would you like to know which friends of yours are interested in these topics? Would you like to meet some people who are also interested in this topic?

Thank you! Connecting you now. Your fortune is: Random gene makes something mean. Splice and dice makes something nice. Opening connection.

Civilization: Beyond Earth Wonders

Abyssal MirrorRT only.pngAnsibleArchimedes LeverArmasailBenthic Auger RT only.pngBytegeistCrawlerCynosureDaedalus LadderDeep MemoryDrone SphereEctogenesis PodEuphotic StrandRT only.pngFaraday GyreRT only.pngGene VaultGuo Pu YaolanRT only.pngHolon ChamberHuman HiveMarkov EclipseMass DriverMaster ControlMemetworkNanothermiteNew Terran MythPanopticonPrecog ProjectPrometheanQuantum ComputerResurrection DeviceStellar CodexTectonic AnvilThe AkkorokamuiRT only.pngXenodromeXenomalleumXenonova

National Wonders

HeadquartersSpy AgencyCulper Lodge


Emancipation GateExodus GateMind FlowerTranscendental EquationDecode SignalBeacon

Artifact WondersRT only.png

Tessellation FoundryMachine-Assisted Free WillDimension Folding ComplexQuantum PoliticsTemporal CalculusRelativistic Data Bank

RT only.png Introduced in the Rising Tide expansion pack.