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 "You can never plan the future by the past."
– Edmund Burke
 "I never think of the future. It comes soon enough."
– Albert Einstein

Future Civic is an Information Era civic in vanilla Civilization VI and Rise and Fall, and a Future Era civic in Gathering Storm.


Future Civic is located at the end of the civics tree and can be researched multiple times to increase your score. In Rise and Fall, it also awards a new Governor Governor Title each time it is researched, and in Gathering Storm, it awards 50 Diplomatic Favor Diplomatic Favor in addition to its other completion rewards.

Civilopedia entry[]

The progress of culture is a slow and unfolding arc, and the values that define a culture evolve, ebb, and flow over time. Philosophers continue to debate great questions of antiquity today: What is a good life? How should people live moral lives? What are our rights and liberties? What is the individual’s relation to the state? The evolution of technology creates new moral quandaries which must be negotiated, as well as opportunities to create both good and evil. The future must look to its own problems, while drawing on the wisdom of past ages. While we cannot know with certainty what the culture of the future will offer, we hope that this "future civic" will be a celebration of those things that bind us in a common humanity and the differences that give humanity its texture.

Civilization VI Civics [edit]

Code of LawsCraftsmanshipEarly EmpireForeign TradeMilitary TraditionMysticismState Workforce


Defensive TacticsDrama and PoetryGames and RecreationMilitary TrainingPolitical PhilosophyRecorded HistoryTheology


Civil ServiceDivine RightFeudalismGuildsMedieval FairesMercenariesNaval Tradition


Diplomatic ServiceExplorationHumanismMercantilismReformed ChurchThe Enlightenment


Civil EngineeringColonialismNationalismNatural HistoryOpera and BalletScorched EarthUrbanization


CapitalismClass StruggleConservationIdeologyMass MediaMobilizationNuclear ProgramSuffrageTotalitarianism


Cold WarCultural HeritageProfessional SportsRapid DeploymentSpace Race


Distributed Sovereignty GS-Only.pngEnvironmentalism GS-Only.pngGlobalizationNear Future Governance GS-Only.pngOptimization Imperative GS-Only.pngSocial MediaVenture Politics GS-Only.png

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Cultural HegemonyExodus ImperativeFuture Civic*Global Warming MitigationInformation WarfareSmart Power Doctrine

* Future Civic is an Information Era civic until the Gathering Storm expansion.